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The Big Artist Opportunities List

A list of gigs, residency, grants, stipends available to artists world wide

art, music, freelance

The Big Artist Opportunities List - Assembled and maintained by Everest Pipkin (with big big thanks to everyone who has sent me opportunities to add)

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Mostly residencies, some grant funding & galleries. International, but with a US-lens (where I'm from so it leans that way)

Questions / concerns / comments ? everest.pipkin @ gmail or @everestpipkin on twitter

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Location Name Link About Deadline (added by Faith Holland) Medium ADA Acessible

USA->TX->Corsicana 100W Corsicana http://www.100westcorsicana.com/apply/ beautiful building in town south of dallas, sometimes funded September coming soon coming soon (as soon as i have some time off!)

USA->CA->LA 18th St http://18thstreet.org/residency/ funding is case-by-case but it seems like a pretty sweet deal, in LA ongoing

USA->CA->Bay Area 2727 residency https://2727.today/tags/residency bay area, 1 month Spring/Fall

Italy->Sabina 33oc Toffia https://33oc.org/ costs some- $250 a month- in a medieval church in italy December/June

USA->MA->North Adams 36 Chase Barns http://artistcommunities.org/residencies/36-chase-barns-residency costs, but most get stipends, free to apply, 3-6 months in north adams, mass, probably about $600/month September/November/February

Mexico->Lake Chapala 360 Xochiquetzal https://360xochiquetzal.com/ costs, about $600 month, central mexico ongoing

USA A Blade of Grass Fellowship http://www.abladeofgrass.org/fellowship-program/#how-to-apply social change/better future focused, comes with $20k October

USA->LA->New Orleans A Studio in the Woods http://www.astudiointhewoods.org/artist_residencies.html New orleans! on a theme, comes with stipdend

USA->Florida->Orlando A&H Maitland http://artandhistory.org/education/residencies 3-9 weeks, small stipend, traditional focus, florida November

Global a6 books http://www.a6books.org/about options for artist book publication Ongoing

Austria -> Salzburg AAF http://www.aaf-online.org/index.php/how-to-apply.92.html funding for salzburg summer institute - grads and recent grads of american universities - needs 2 ref letters April

UK Abandon Normal Devices https://www.andfestival.org.uk/ an annual festival at various sites in the UK that deals with technology and the arts. some open calls regularly

Italy -> Rome Abbey Awards http://abbey.org.uk/ painting residencies for US & UK citizens / residents January

Japan - > Aomori City ACAC http://www.acac-aomori.jp/public/?lang=en japan, comes with funding January

Canada -> Vancouver Access Galley https://accessgallery.ca/submissions BC gallery space with regular submissions August

USA->WI ACRE Acreresidency.org Two week residency in southwest Wisconsin, exhibitions in Chicago March

Online Adobe Creative Residents https://www.adobe.com/about-adobe/creative-residency/faq.html one year of serious funding for those that use adobe products, designer focused January

USA->NY->NYC AIM http://www.bronxmuseum.org/aim/ new york only July

USA->CA->LA AIR City of Los Angeles http://dcaredesign.org/air/dca-grants-program/ $8k grant, LA artists only

USA->CA->Bay Area AIR recology sf https://www.recology.com/recology-san-francisco/artist-in-residence-program/ residency at san francisco dump! September

Germany->Stuttgart Akademie Schloss Solitude http://www.akademie-solitude.de/en/fellowship/residency/ 6 months in castle basically, funding, germany March, every other year

Online Akademie Schloss Solitude Web Res https://schloss-post.com/overview/web-residencies/ a curator selects four project proposals, a four-week web residency and 500 USD. 3x/year

Switzerland -> Uster AKKU http://www.akkuuster.ch/index.php?id=63 6 months, studios only

USA->NY->Montauk Albee Foundation http://www.albeefoundation.org montauk ny

Japan -> Tokyo Almost Perfect https://www.almostperfect.jp/ costs - about $90/day in tokyo

France -> Paris American Library in Paris https://americanlibraryinparis.org/visiting-fellowship/ for writing. fancy! paris!

Scandinavia Amscan http://www.amscan.org/fellowships-and-grants/fellowshipsgrants-to-study-in-scandinavia/ cultural exchange grants to Scandinavia for US residents

The Netherlands->Amsterdam Amsterdam Lights Festival https://amsterdamlightfestival.com/en/light-art/call-for-concepts/about-the-call-for-concepts/ yearly festival around light at night

USA->CO->Snowmass Village Anderson Ranch https://www.andersonranch.org/programs/artists-in-residence-program/ lovely, but also costs real money (1.5k)

USA Andrew W. Mellon Postgraduate Fellowships https://mellon.org/programs/higher-education-and-scholarship-humanities/regranting-programs/ different fellowships each year, generally some focused on the arts

Global Apexart itnernational call https://apexart.org/ Yearly group show funding March/October

Canada->Alberta Alberta University of the Arts https://www.auarts.ca/about-auarts/research-and-innovation/residencies Periodic calls for residents, not always fully funded but they have glass and ceramics facilities

USA->TN->Chattanooga Arce Chattanooga https://www.arcresidency.org/take-action In tennesee, one month

USA->MT->Helena Archie Bray Foundation http://archiebray.org ceramics 1 month to 2 year residencies, with some funding available.

Japan->Ibaraki ArCUS http://www.arcus-project.com/en/residence/ Japan, with funding

Stockholm->Sweden Ark Des https://arkdes.se/en/fellowships/ Fellowship with space and salaried funding December

USA-> Washington DC Arlington Arts Cener Residency https://arlingtonartscenter.org/residents/ Subsidized studio space, locals only

USA-> Washington DC Arlington Arts Cener Solos https://arlingtonartscenter.org/exhibitions/call-for-artist/ Small solo shows from artists in the mid-atlantic region

Germany-> Arnis Arnis Residency http://ramosluebbert.com/forthcoming/ live and work on a half-island in Northern Germany

USA->TN->Gatlinburg Arrowmont https://www.arrowmont.org/artist-in-residence/how-to-apply/

USA Art Adia https://artadia.org/ grants in 7 large american citites

UK/Global art angel https://www.artangel.org.uk/about_us/open/ big time funding on an occasional cycle

USA Art Curators https://www.artcurators.org/page/TravelGrants travel grants for american curators

USA->NE->Marquette Art Farm http://www.artfarmnebraska.org/ free, 12 hours week work, farm, nebraska, invites couples March

USA->NY->Columbia County Art OMI http://www.artomi.org/residencies 30 artists at a time with meals, both shared and single rooms

France->Clermont-Ferrand artistes en residence http://www.artistesenresidence.fr/ Residencies in france, exchanges with other organizations

Switzerland -> Geneva Artists at CERN https://arts.cern/ regular opportunities for artists at the the European Organization for Nuclear Research

USA->GA->Athens Artists-In-ATHICA Residency Program http://athica.org/updates/artists-in-athica-residency-program/ project-based in athens, ga, funding

USA->TX->San Antonio Artpace http://www.artpace.org/ texas-based artists

Global Arts Writers Grant https://www.artswriters.org/ grants for writing about contemporary visual art

USA->NC->Raleigh Artspace http://artspacenc.org/artists/opportunities/ some for southeastern artists but also some not + gallery

Lebanon->Beirut Ashka Lalwan https://ashkalalwan.org/ 11 months in beirut, funded, on pause at the moment

USA->MA->Boston Assembly http://bkmla.org/apply.html 2.5k and in-person attendance requested, cambridge, The Berkman Klein Center and the MIT Media Lab

Italy ->Spoleto Astra https://www.aboutastra.com/apply italy- funding, but not international travel March

Iceland Baer https://www.baer.is/ iceland, generally fees but not too high.

South Africa->Johannesburg Bag Factory http://www.bagfactoryart.org.za/artists/opportunities/ rolling opportunities

Canada->Alberta Banff https://www.banffcentre.ca/ regular programs to various themes, some financial help available Many multiple

France->Cassis BAU Institute http://www.bauinstitute.org/index.php?page=cassis-france On an island in france

Italy->Bellagio Bellagio Center https://www.rockefellerfoundation.org/our-work/bellagio-center/residency-program/ Social issues focused - "mission of promoting the well-being of humankind and whose work is inspired by or relates to global or social issues"

USA->NE->Omaha Bemis http://www.bemiscenter.org/residency/current_opportunities.html Omaha, some funding provided August

USA->KY->Clermont Bernheim https://bernheim.org/program-and-events/air/ Six weeks to three months, housing, studio space and an honorarium of $2,500.00 USD.

Switzerland->Oberegg St Anton Bibliothek Andreas Züst http://bibliothekandreaszuest.net/en/residency/ Lovely studio grant in Switzerland, focus on libaries

Australia -> Wollemi National Park Big Ci https://bigci.org/artist-residency/ Environmental focus, residencies are fee-based, sometimes there are also awards.

Germany->Munich Biotopia Festival https://biotopia.net/en/event/biotopiafestival-en Regular open calls for festival participants, biosciences

USA->NY->Albany Blue Mountain http://www.bluemountaincenter.org/dates-and-guidelines/ no internet! no cell! new york, near albany

USA->IL->Chicago Bolt Residency http://chicagoartistscoalition.org/programs/bolt-residency 1 year for chicago artists

USA->TX/NM/Mexico border Border Art Residency http://www.borderartresidency.com/apply-1 NM & texas on t

The Big Artist Opportunities List
Tags Art, Music, Freelance
Type Google Sheet
Published 18/06/2020, 14:35:19


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