Resource Bulletin

The Maryland State Arts Council Online Resource Bulletin

The MSAC Online Resource Bulletin, maintained by the Maryland Art Place, includes regional, national, and international exhibition opportunities, grants, fellowships, residencies, and information on available studio spaces in the area. The Resource Bulletin is updated on a weekly basis and maintains hundreds of listings of arts opportunities, organized by subject and deadline date. If you have information that you wish to have included in the Resource Bulletin, please send it to: caitlin@mdartplace.org

Disclaimer: Maryland Art Place and The Maryland State Arts Council cannot, at this time, screen all bulletin submissions. Artists should carefully consider each listing before submitting materials or sending fees. Bulletin opportunities should be submitted at least two weeks in advance of the listing deadline. 
The Maryland State Arts Council Online Resource Bulletin is supported by the Maryland State Arts Council.


Call for Artists: Lacawac Artists' Residencies 2019: Ongoing

Call for Artists: Lacawac Artists' Residencies 2019: Ongoing

Lacawac Sanctuary and Field Station is a nature preserve, biological field station, and environmental education center located near Lake Ariel, PA in the Pocono Mountains. Each year professional or aspiring artists are selected to spend time at Lacawac Sanctuary for either one or two weeks. During the residencies, artists are free to produce their artwork using the inspiration of the beauty that is Lacawac. Housing and limited studio space is provided.

Artists are provided: a comfortable, rustic room in the Historic Watres Lodge or the Ice House; access to 545 acres which includes a glacial lake, 2 ponds, shore access to Lake Wallenpaupack, ledges natural area, and forests; interaction with scientists conducting research at Lacawac (May thru early August).

Entry Fee: $10 application fee.

The cost of the residency is $200 per week.

Deadline: Rolling Basis.

For more information, click here.

Contact: email or call 570-689-9494.


Call for Residencies: ARTErra: ongoing

ARTErra is a project hosting and encouraging interdisciplinary artistic creation through artistic residencies. The residency comes from a need for physical spaces where artists can create, meet and reflect on the creative processes, and develop their work in an intensive and focused way.

Set in Central Portugal, in the green and friendly village of Lobão da Beira, the residency is a rural and quiet place where to work.

ARTErra’s services and facilities include access to Bicycles, Laundry, Technical Monitoring/management/production, Equipment Rental, Amplifier, Shortgun Mic and accessories, Mic SM 58 and SM 59, Light, Sound, Image, Instruments and Tools, Graphic Work Design, Graphic Work Print, Clay Atelier, Photo lab, Copies/Prints, Translation Services, Curatorial services, and Acting assistance.

Each application calls for a C.V. and short bio of the artist, portfolio, description of the project to be undertaken at ARTErra (including the project's objectives, needs and expectations of residence and all the details necessary to understanding the proposal), dates and duration of residence, and details (need for meals, work characteristics, number of persons, additional information relevant to the work process).

Deadline to submit applications: Ongoing

To access the application form, click here.

For more information about the residency, click here.


Call for Residency: Arts Letters and Numbers: Ongoing

Arts Letters & Numbers is a place of creative urgency, a place to create new linkages and pathways of understanding in an interdisciplinary environment. It is a place where people come together to co-construct questions and works, of empathy, of ethics, of imagination.

The Residency is a space for individuals or groups to create new works while developing meaningful relationships with other artists. We welcome artists and thinkers from all disciplines to explore their practice and give them the opportunity to initiate discussions, solo or group exhibitions, performances, film screenings, or workshops. While none of the above is required, sharing has proven to be an integral tool for artists to find inspiration and to allow others to experience in-progress or completed works. 

Residencies may be from 1 week to 12 weeks. All applications are reviewed on a case by case basis. 2019 residencies run between Jan 1st - June 30th and August 15th - December 31st. 

For more information, click here.


Call for Residency: PINEA A.I.R.: Ongoing

PINEA A.I.R. is an Artist in Residence Program run by the private non-profit organization Linea de Costa. PINEA A.I.R. is located in Rota, Cádiz Bay, Southern Spain.

PINEA A.I.R. is a place for artistic research, production, and exhibition. An A.I.R. program for artists & curators working in site specific projects whose aim is to dynamically contribute to improve the town, by involving the community in an active way.

Our line of work is based on selecting artists coming from different places and creative fields who want to come to PINEA A.I.R. to develop specific projects taking into account the context in which they will act, in an exchange of experiences and artistic and cultural increasing climate. The team keeps periodically in touch with residents, giving them advice & practical tips.

The duration of this residency program is minimum one month and maximum two months.

Artists from any discipline and nationality may apply.

 For more information, click here

Stiwdio Maelor Visual Artists/Writers Residency Program: Ongoing

Stiwdio Maelor Visual Artists/Writers Residency Program

Opportunity for the UK and international artists working in any artistic discipline to apply for a new visiting artists/writers residency programme in Corris, Machynlleth, Snowdonia National Park, North Wales. Stiwdio Maelor is now accepting applications from artists and writers for a new residency opportunity in Corris, Machynlleth, North Wales. Stiwdio Maelor has two visual artists and one writer residency space available. You can enjoy the experience of working in a regional studio community in the beautiful surroundings of the Snowdonia National Park.

Each residency is from one to eight weeks. Applications are accepted at any time.

Deadline: Ongoing

For full details and how to apply please visit their website or email stiwdioemaelor@gmail.com.

Call for Residency: RU Residency: Ongoing

Located in New York, RU Residency is tailored to support the specific needs of artists and curators working in all the visual arts media and disciplines, at varying stages of their practice and career, and from around the world. For artists, residencies usually vary in length from three to six months; for curators, duration is generally one to two months. 

Participants receive critical, production, and administrative assistance. Substantial emphasis is placed on building networking capacity for the residents. This networking aspect is naturally reinforced through the partnering strategies that Residency Unlimited puts into place.

A public space is provided as a work, meeting, and presentation venue. If a studio space is needed by the artists, we will help you secure an affordable space that suits your needs.

For more information, click here.

Call for Residency: las dunas AiR program: Ongoing

Because there is a local need for an international platform for art, las dunas AiR program wants to share with others their space, facilities and expertise. Offering the opportunity to simply have space and time to focus on your own work in a place surrounded by an incredible beauty. This residency program is an independent artist run initiative and does not have direct institutional support. We can help you find external funding to different foundations or your embassies in Spain. 

The space is €250 per week, this includes internet, water, electricity, weekly cleaning, bicycles, transport to the airport, art materials, and more. Grants are awarded to 2 artists every year. 

Stays are from October to June. 

Upcoming Deadline: September 30, 2019

Next Deadline: January 31, 2020

Following Deadline: April 30, 2020

For more information, contact application@lasdunas-air.com

Call for Residency: Green Olive Arts: Ongoing

Green Olive Arts is an artist owned and operated international art studio and urban art residency located in Tetouan, Morocco. Art residency applications are being taken on an open basis, year round, for the available 8 studio spaces. Our mission is to resource creative individuals of both emerging and established artistic talent from around the world in seasons of inspiration, production, collaboration and cultural exchange. We invite artists from a wide range of disciplines and mediums to apply for residencies of  3, 4 or 6 weeks during our residency seasons. We accept visual artists, writers, poets, curators, filmmakers, dancers, photographers, printmakers, musicians, puppeteers, and more. Our local Selection Panel awards residencies based upon artistic excellence of current work and intended residency proposal. Artists are encouraged, but not required, to engage the local community as part of their residency through workshops, mural projects, performances, readings, round tables, and other collaborations to bridge cultures and nurture creativity.

Entry fee: $20

For more information, click here.

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