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Sofala Cottage Artist Retreat
Sofala is situated in the beautiful Turon valley 40km north of Bathurst on the road to Hill End. Approximately 3 hours drive west of Sydney across the Blue Mountains.

Art at the Heart
Based in the Shire of East Pilbara, Western Australia, Art at the Heart is a unique artist in residency program that focuses on the creative interaction between the artist, the environment and local community. While exploring our magnificent region the artist will engage the local communities of Newman, Nullagine and Marble Bar in creative activities related to the artist s practice and the body of work developed throughout the residency. 

Georgia Fee Artist/Writer Residency | 2 Months Paid in Paris
2 Months Paid in Paris



2 - 8 Months Residencies for Scholars, Artists and Practitioners at ZK/U, Berlin

In the summer of 2012 the Center for Art and Urbanistics / Zentrum für Kunst und Urbanstik (ZK/U) launched its research and residency program.

The ZK/U offers a space for ‘living & work’: furnished accommodation with mostly private bathroom, studio, wifi, communal facilities, shared and private production areas, a platform open for public events, lectures, discussions, screenings, performances and presentations.

The residence costs for individuals will be between 500 and 800 euro a month, depending the unit and their availability.

Application Process: http://www.zku-berlin.org/apply/


The summer session of the Georgia Fee Artist | Writer Residency is now accepting applications. All applications must by submitted by Friday, April 3rd at Midnight Pacific Time. 
The Summer 2015 residency will take place July 1st - August 31st, 2015. It includes a monthly stipend of $1000 USD and airfare to and from Paris. The residency takes place in the middle of Paris. Studio space is not provided. 
Thanks to our strategic partner, Residency Unlimited, the resident will be introduced to prominent arts professionals from Paris that have experience relevant to the resident's practice and proposed project. 
For more information, please see: www.artslant.com/


Call for artists:
International Artist Residencies program at AIR/HMC, Budapest, Hungary  2014
Visual arts / writing / other disciplines


HMC International Artist Residency Program, a not-for-profit arts organization based in Dallas, TX / Budapest, Hungary - provides national and international artists to produce new work while engaging with the arts community in Budapest, Hungary.  "Artist residencies allow the time for dialogue and create connections that contribute to the future.."

The location of the residence provide a unique atmosphere in a family house, it is close to downtown.  We provide two fully equipped apartments with studios, professional assistance, the participation in a final exhibition.  


Waverley Artist In Residence Program
Applications are currently open for the Waverley Artist In Residence Program for 2014.
The Artist in Residence studios are at the School of Arts on 138 Bondi Road.
Waverley Council subsidises three rent-free, non-residential studios for artists’ to work in for six month terms. Applications are welcome across art form, and are open to collaborative practice and practitioners.

Please read the guidelines thoroughly and ensure you address all aspects of the application form  in your submission. http://www.waverley.nsw.gov.au


A.R.P Artist Residency Program

Artist studio residency program that provides emerging and established contemporary visual artists with affordable and centrally located studio space. A.R.P aims to fosters lasting support networks between artists at differing
stages in their careers from a vast range of disciplines.

For more information on how to apply, and on past A.R.P project please head to

Montsalvat Artist in Residence Program

Justus Jörgensen established Montsalvat as an arts colony and centre for creativity in all its forms. Montsalvat still fulfils this vision through its resident artist community and strong focus on events presentation and educational development. It is located in Eltham, Victoria, 3095 Australia. 

The Montsalvat Artist in Residence program is an exciting initiative, designed to provide artists with a supportive community where they can focus on their own artistic practice and research.

The program is best represented through the spirit of our Mission, linking the areas of artistic practice, education and dissemination of the work, within what is “a living, thriving, creative artistic community. Welcoming to the general public, we aim to educate and promote local, national and international cultural practice.” 

Artists are encouraged to focus on their work within an environment that encourages dialogue and exchange of ideas. Each month an informal session is held where they are given the opportunity to come together and share their work. Artists from all nations and backgrounds are encouraged to apply for admission on a non discriminatory basis. Affirmative action supports indigenous artists and those from a diverse range of backgrounds.


Artist residencies on the italian riviera 

The artists residencies are on the premises of flamboyant French-Italian artist Nicole Durandin Italy  Her atelier and art gallery is app. 200 meters away from your apartment and you are always welcome to drop by. In addition to the stunning views of the sea,the apartment has the benefit of its own exclusive terrace From your apartment, you can just step onto a mountain path and walk through the mountains up and beyond the French border. . The village is blissfully quiet. The inhabitants are all very friendly and there are parties and celebrations regularly held on the church square.
 In the evenings you can enjoy the clear starry sky and the sea magically illuminated by the moonlight,or you can go to Menton or Monte Carlo to find all kind of cultural events.
 It is also the land where art masters like Picasso, Monnet, Renoir , Chagall .....choosed to live and create because of the beautiful light! Why not you? for a week or for a few months .........
On going art workshops in the residencies specially sculpture workshops for beginners and advanced www.nicoledurand.net

Open Call for ARTErra Artistic Residence in Portugal
ARTErra is a private structure of incentive for artistic creation in a quiet and green small village, which aims to facilitate en­counters 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 the Municipality of Tondela and Lobão da Beira for reception and possible presentations of performative works, exhibitions, workshops, lectures, etc.
We offer 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 and peaceful gardens.

Megalo Printmaker in Residence Program
The Megalo Printmaker In Residence Program provides participating artists with a stipend and six weeks access to the Megalo Print Studios in Canberra. The choice of printmaking equipment and facilities includes Screen Printing on fabric or paper, Digital Technology, Etching, Lithography and Releif Printing. The purpose of the residencies is to support the making of the new work that meets the program objectives of excellence and innovation.
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