Opportunities

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: naomi@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.
 

Residencies

VisArts, Rockville: 9/29

In honor of VisArts patrons, Fleur and Charles Bresler, VisArts invites applications and proposals from local, national, and international artists for a four month residency at VisArts at Rockville. This residency provides a unique opportunity for a dynamic individual artist or collaborative artist team to create a new body of work, evolve an existing body of work or develop a project in a stimulating, supportive environment. Studio space is provided free of charge. The residency encourages interaction, dialogue and exploration both within the VisArts artist community and the larger Rockville community as well. The residency offers the gift of time and space to three artists and/or collaborative artist teams each year to experiment and realize new work. Each year the current Bresler Resident Artists will present their work in a three-person exhibition at VisArts. The current call is for artists or collaborative artist teams whose primary residency practice will be Sound, Video, New Media, and/or Photography. *

Available Residency Dates: January 10 - May 6, 2018 May 9 – September 4, 2018 September 5, 2018 - January 6, 2019 

All applications will be reviewed by a panel of artists and arts professionals. 

Notification: October 27, 2017 

Application fee: $15.00 USD

DEADLINE: September 29, 2017

For more information and to apply, click here.

Call for Entries: Small Pond Arts Rural Residencies: 9/30

Small Pond Arts hosts self-directed artist residencies on our beautiful 87-acre art farm in Prince Edward County, Ontario, Canada. Located just five minutes from the quaint town of Picton but completely surrounded by nature, visiting artists will discover a place where creativity is valued and nurtured, where they can concentrate on their craft, free from the pressures of daily life.

Please allow up to 1 month for a response. Tell us what you hope to accomplish. Tell us about yourself and your artwork; include photos and/or links if possible. Indicate whether you prefer indoor accommodation, or camping. Provide us with the dates you'd like to stay; if possible, provide alternative dates. Give us your complete contact information, including address and phone numbers. A 25% non-refundable deposit required upon booking, payable by cheque, money order, or e-transfer. Remainder is due upon check-in payable by Visa, Mastercard, cash, cheque, or e-transfer.

DEADLINE: September 30th.

APPLICATION: To apply, contact Small Pond Arts at info@smallpondarts.ca.

INFORMATION: For more information, click here.

Vermont Studio Center Residency 10.1

Vermont Studio Center has fellowship opportunities for artists and writers!

Apply by October 1, 2017 to be automatically considered for VSC fellowship!

Visit their site HERE And submit through slideroom HERE

 

 

Call for Entries: Van Eyck Residency: 10/2

Artists, designers, curators, photographers, (landscape) architects, writers, and critics are invited to apply for a residency at the Jan van Eyck Academie for 6 up to 12 months. The Van Eyck in Maastricht – NL is an international, multidisciplinary institute that offers time and space to develop your own projects in an inspiring, multiform working environment.

The Van Eyck offers: your own studio; studio visits by (guest)advisors; well-equipped labs (print, photography/new media, wood, metal, a library and a lab for nature research); collaborative projects with civic partners and partners from science and the arts; a public programme of events, talks, workshops, symposia and exhibitions.

DEADLINE: October 10th.

To apply, click here.

For more information, click here.

Women's Studio Workshop Residency 10/15

WSW (Women's Studio Workshop) is offering a number of residency grants and internships for the spring! Whether you're a brand-new or seasoned artist, they have opportunities for all kinds of creators at all stages of their careers.

DEADLINE: October 15

Upcoming Residencies include:

For the Studio Workspace Residency, apply here.

Chili Bowl Workspace Residency, apply here

Art-in-Ed Workspace Residency apply here.  

WSW Art-in-Ed Workspace Residency: 10/15

The Women's Studio Workshop (WSW)'s Art-in-Ed Workspace Residency is a four- to five-week opportunity for artists with teaching experience; knowledge of intaglio, silkscreen, or hand papermaking processes; and an interest in working with local school students while creating their own work in WSW’s supportive and immersive environment. Artists can work on their own projects in one or more of our studios: intaglio, letterpress, papermaking, screenprinting, photography, or ceramics. We invite applications from artists in all stages of their careers.

DEADLINE: October 15, 2017

For more information and to apply, click here.

WSW Studio Workspace Residency: 10/15

The Women's Studio Workshop (WSW)'s Studio Workspace Residency is a four- to six-week opportunity for artists to create new work and fully immerse themselves in WSW’s supportive environment. We invite applications from artists at any stage of their careers. This residency gives artists a gift of time, an uninterrupted period to live and work away from the stresses of daily life. Artists may choose to work in any one or more of our studios: intaglio, letterpress, papermaking, screenprinting, photography, or ceramics.

DEADLINE: October 15, 2017

For more information and to apply, click here.

Call for Artists: ARTErra Multidisciplinary Residency in Portugal: 11/15

ARTErra is a private structure of incentive for art creation which aims to facilitate en-counters between different artists and aesthetic disciplines. ARTErra is strongly committed to offering the residents a cheerful and productive stay. Because of that, partnerships have been established with several entities such as the Municipality of Tondela and Lobão da Beira and many others crafters, schools and artists.

This residency offers two distinct spaces; the house where the residents can do the meals, rest, meet each other. In the other space, the "creation yard", with different work places, ateliers, studio, blackbox, documentation center, recording facilities ,and peaceful gardens. All the work spaces are prepared to be adapted to the specificities of the project. ARTErra host multidisciplinary residencies.

Length of residency is 1 week minimum to 6 months maximum. 

Deadline: November 15th, 2017

Learn more here

Apply here

Contact ARTErra: arterra.geral@gmail.com

Call for Applications: ArtCondo: 12/24

Title of Artist Call: Opportunity for Creative Professionals

Organization: ArtCondo

Call Summary: ArtCondo is a real estate initiative that helps creative individuals purchase Professional Timeshares in a NYC creative building community. One Month Professional Timeshares are a new way for national and international artists and art professionals to keep a foot in the NYC art-market to create, exhibit and/or sell their creative “wares” to collectors, gallery owners, and creative industries. Fine artists, gallery owners, writers, dancers, musicians, designers, architects, research scientists, teachers, artisans, non-profits and more are all invited to participate. Sign up at www.ArtCondo.com to learn more. 

Who Can Apply: Open to Everyone

Discipline: Visual Arts

Submission Deadline: December 24, 2017

For more information, please contact, Michele Gambetta at artcondo2013@gmail.com or visit their website.

Old Furnace Artist Residency: Harrisonburg VA: Rolling

The Old Furnace Artist Residency is an ongoing project curated by Jon Henry. The residency is currently located in Harrisonburg, Virginia. It is open to all forms of artistry: sculpture, painting, video, sound, conceptual, poetry, fiction writers, etc. Special attention is given to practices which are focused on being social engaged and social justice causes. Creative space is limited but assistance will be given as needed.

O.F.A.R. seeks to expose artists to rural communities and nature. The residency is at no cost the participating artists but they will need to provide their own transit to Harrisonburg and during the residency. Participating artists are asked to donate one piece of art to the residency i n exchange for the room, board, and food. Residencies can last anywhere from 1 day to 1 month. If desired, Jon will assit in hosting some sort of public event like an exhibition, talk, workshop, lecture, dinner party, or some type of happening.

Length: 1 day to 1 month

Deadline: Rolling aplications

Fees: None, but participant covers travel and materials cost.

Click here for more information.

 

Casa Antonino Residency, Spain: 12/31

PACA_ Proyectos Artisticos Casa Antonino was established as an artist run space, managed by Virginia Lopez, in an old country farmhouse in the rural area of Gijón, Spain.

The objectives of PACA_Proyectos Artisticos Casa Antonino are to promote environmental and ecological practices and sensibilities in contemporary art; to carry out activities related to training, profusion, distribution and education; to create collaborative networks between local bodies, national and international institutions, universities, cultural foundations and institutions through interdisciplinary projects; to enhance local cultural organisations, fostering a dialogue between artistic communities and other members of society.

Deadline: December 31, 2017

For more information and to apply, click here.

Call for Entries: PACA_ Artist in Residence 2017: 12/31

PACA_ Proyectos Artisticos Casa Antonino was established as an artist run space, managed by Virginia Lopez, in an old country farmhouse in the rural area of Gijón, Spain. Casa Antonino is the true heart of the project, which uses it to maintain a domestic and familial dimension. PACA_ is a project focussed on contemporary art, environmental practices and artistic education, with international artist residency programmes.

The objectives of PACA_Proyectos Artisticos Casa Antonino are to promote environmental and ecological practices and sensibilities in contemporary art; to carry out activities related to training, profusion, distribution and education; to create collaborative networks between local bodies, national and international institutions, universities, cultural foundations and institutions through interdisciplinary projects; to enhance local cultural organisations, fostering a dialogue between artistic communities and other members of society.

DEADLINE: December 31st.

APPLICATION: Application is by Open Call and committee selection, or by sending your project and portfolio in PDF (max. 3 Mb) by e-mail to: airepaca@gmail.com.

INFORMATION: For more information, click here, or contact: pacaproyectosartisticos@gmail.com.

Digital Fabrication Residency: Rolling

The 3D Fabrication Studio & Textile Technology Studio Residency Program is looking for artists for 2017. They are building a foundation of knowledge of how digital fabrication technology is aiding artists and designers to experiment and create in new ways. Digital Fabrication Residency is constantly growing to include new resources and workflows valuable to contemporary artists and designers exploring digital fabrication technology in their studio practice. With two main studios, a 3D Fabrication Studio and Textile Studio, residents can experiment their ideas through a range of machine processes from CNC routing, laser cutting and engraving, 3D printing in resin and ABS to DFR’s 12 foot automated long arm sewing machine, 10 needle digital embroidery machine and a host of other machines and processes.

3 Day Onsite Program: For 3 days onsite the resident learns and gain hands-on experience with laser cutting, cnc routing, resin and FDM 3D printing, digital embroidery, automated long arm sewing and 3D scanning. The resident can utilize the 3D Fabrication Studio and Textile studio working directly with DFR staff to produce a variety a samples based on project-based goals. 

Hybrid Program: This competitive program offers artists and designers the opportunity to spend more extensive time at DFR 3D Fabrication Studio and Textile Studio working to develop ideas and learn workflows specific to proposed project ideas and goals. This program includes 6 scheduled days onsite for residents with rudimentary to advanced level experience with digital fabrication technology. This program is ideal for planning artworks for exhibitions and to better understand implementation of this technology for larger scale projects (i.e. museum, gallery, art fair and other professional art venues).

Onramp Workshops: Individuals can enroll directly in any of DFR online OnRAMP workshops. It is a convenient easy to understand format with helpful resource pdf’s that provides an overview of digital fabrication technology. Each ONRAMP cycle includes 4 sessions scheduled on Tuesday and Thursdays at 12 PM EST.

Fees: There are no application fees. Onramp workshops: $250 enrollment fee, 3 day onsite progrm: $700 participation fee.

Deadine: Rolling

Click here to find more information. 

SomoS Art House Berlin Residency: Ongoing

Artist in Residence Opportunity at SomoS Art House Berlin program is accepting applications for Berlin artist residency and exhibition program. Rolling Applications open now. SOMOS AIR SomoS’ Artist-in-Residence Program offers cultivated, supportive, and stimulating surroundings to international visiting artists wishing to realize an artistic project in Berlin. The minimum 3 month residency is focused on production, experience, critical discourse, networking, and local participation.

The SomoS residency program is designed for artists working in disciplines such as drawing, collage, photography, media-art, performance, and film/video. Staying at SomoS, participants will become a part of a thriving artistic community with an active exhibition and event program and will easily and swiftly become well-acquainted with the creative, networked city that is Berlin. 

At the end of the residency, SomoS organizes a presentation of residents' recent work in a suitable public format. These can include lectures, discussions, screenings, readings, or exhibitions. During this process artists receive support on the various aspects of the presentation (including PR, artist's talks, interviews, exhibition texts, invitations, and public reception).

Up to six live/work studios are available for artists-in-residence at SomoS Art House. Residents stay for three months each on a rolling monthly basis so that they can benefit from overlapping with other artists and to have the chance for more individual feedback.

contact somos@somos-arts.org or visit their website for more information and to apply.

La Macina di San Cresci Residency: Ongoing

Find inspiration in the timeless Tuscan countryside! La Macina di San Cresci residency provides a space for artists to live and work in the shadow of the oldest church in all of Chianti, built in the 10th century, painstakingly restored by two lifelong art lovers skilled in design and architecture.

La Macina di San Cresci overlooks the classic Tuscan town of Greve in Chianti and is located just a short drive from Florence and Siena. La Macina di San Cresci is a unique place where artists can live and work together in historic buildings surrounded by gorgeous hillsides dotted with vineyards and olive groves.

La Macina operates year round and accepts residency applications on a rolling basis.

We actively promote the work of all our artists through exhibition, open studios, and features on our website and social media. We also publish a yearbook called “The Artistic Time” in order to share the work of all our resident artists with our network.

Partners and families are welcome!

Apply now, free of charge, here.

Stiwdio Maelor Visual Artists/Writers Residency Program: Ongoing

Stiwdio Maelor Visual Artists/Writers Residency Program
Deadline: Ongoing

Opportunity for 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 weeks. Applications are accepted an any time.

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

Light Work Artist in Residence: Ongoing

Each year Light Work invites 12-15 artists to participate in its residency program, including one artist co-sponsored by Autograph ABP. Artists selected for the residency program are invited to live in Syracuse for one month. They receive a $4,000 stipend, an apartment to stay in, a private digital studio, a private darkroom, and 24-hour access to our facility.

While submissions are open throughout the year, the main selection committee review is in late summer for early fall notifications (by October). Applications must be submitted by July 1, 2017 for 2018 residencies. Applicants will receive an e-mail from SlideRoom confirming that we have received an application. Selected artists will be notified when the committee has finished reviews during the fall proceeding the residency year. 

All artists working in photography and related media are eligible to apply to the Light Work Artist-in-Residence program.

For more informations and for details about the application process visit their website

 

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