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

2018 Artist/Maker-in-Residence: 4/30

The Hereford Branch of Baltimore County Public Library is excited to announce that it is now accepting applications for its 2018 Artist/Maker-in-Residence program, sponsored by the Northern Baltimore County Art Foundation. Now in its second year, this program presents a unique opportunity for the growth and development of selected artists as well as the convenience of interacting with our community through sharing of skills and expertise. Artists will be located in The Hive, an innovative and collaborative art/maker space inside the Hereford Branch. Completely renovated in 2016, the Hereford Branch is located in the gently rolling hills of northern Baltimore County and provides art events, activities and exhibits for all ages in addition to 21st century library services. With gallery space on two floors, the library attracts locally and nationally recognized artists, as well as providing a venue for amateur art and school shows. As our mission statement says, Baltimore County Public Library is your place to "explore, learn, create and connect." The Artist-in-Residence program enhances the library’s mission to inspire a literate and engaged community.

If you have additional questions or need additional time, please feel free to contact Samantha O’Heren, manager of Hereford Branch. You may send your completed application to Hereford-Art@bcpl.net.

Deadline: April 30, 2018

For more information, click here.

2019 Artist in Residence at Bemis Center- 5/1

The Bernis Center for Contemporary Arts has open 2019 artist-in-residence oppurtunities. Sessions are January 23–April 19, 2019, May 22–August 16, 2019, and September 18–November 15, 2019. Total Artists Selected: 30 (10 artists per residency session)

Located in downtown Omaha’s historic Old Market, the Bemis Center's 110,000 square foot facility accommodates a broad range of artistic activity. Selected artists-in-residence enjoy generous sized, private live/work studios complete with kitchen and bathroom. Artists-in-residence have 24-hour access to extensive installation and production spaces and the Okada Sculpture & Ceramics Facility, a 9,000 square foot industrial space used for large-scale sculpture fabrication. This independently driven atmosphere and communal environment encourage creative growth and experimentation to confront new challenges. This is a process-based residency; there is no expectation or promise of an exhibition in our first-floor galleries.

Artists who are interested in applying to all 2019 open call opportunities (January–April; May–August; and September–November) will be required to submit a separate application and application fee for each designated session. In the event an artist is selected for more than one session, the artist will select one session to attendResidency opportunities are open to national and international artists 21+ years of age showing a strong professional working history.

A variety of disciplines are accepted including, but not limited to, visual arts, media/new genre, performance, architecture, film/video, literature, interdisciplinary arts, music composition, and choreography. Preference may be given to applicants who have not previously attended. Artists enrolled in an academic program during the time of the residency opportunity are not eligible to apply. Small collaborative groups are eligible to apply. Please note, if selected, Bemis Center is only able to accommodate two members of a collaborative group to attend the residency and live on-site. Bemis welcomes internationally based artists to apply. A working knowledge of English is helpful for international artists, as an interpreter will not be provided.

Application fee: $40

Deadline: May 1, 11:59 CST 

For more information, click here. 

Bemis Center’s Artists-in-Residence Program- 5/1

Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts presents Artists-in-Residence Program. Located in downtown Omaha’s historic Old Market, the Bemis Center’s 110,000 square foot facility accommodates a broad range of artistic activity. Selected artists-in-residence enjoy generous sized, private live/work studios complete with kitchen and bathroom. Artists-in-residence have 24-hour access to extensive installation and production spaces and the Okada Sculpture & Ceramics Facility, a 9,000 square foot industrial space used for large-scale sculpture fabrication. This independently driven atmosphere and communal environment encourage creative growth and experimentation to confront new challenges. 

This is a process-based residency; there is no expectation or promise of an exhibition in our first-floor galleries. Artists who are interested in applying to all 2019 open call opportunities (January–April; May–August; and September–November) will be required to submit a separate application and application fee for each designated session. In the event an artist is selected for more than one session, the artist will select one session to attend.

Deadline: May 1

For more information, click here

Studio Residency in Malmö: 6/30

Women's Woekshop Studio, Studio Residency in Malmö, Sweden (Four weeks) 

This residency offers the opportunity to work in printmaking and sculpture workshops. Housing is provided in the building’s sculpture studio section; artist pays for travel costs, food, and materials. 

Deadline: June 30 

For more information, click here

Beisinghoff Printmaking Residency in Diemelstadt-Rhoden, German: 6/30

Women's Workshop Studio, Beisinghoff Printmaking Residency in Diemelstadt-Rhoden, Germany (Four weeks)

Artists may create work with the onsite letterpress studio or etching press. Accommodation is free of charge; the resident pays for travel costs, food, and materials. 

Deadline: June 30

For more information, click here

 

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.

360 XOCHI QUETZAL: 2018 Fiber Residency: 7/29

360 XOCHI QUETZAL is an artist and writer's residency located in enchanting Lake Chapala, Mexico. International visual artists working with fiber materials, writer's focusing on fiber content and string musicians/composers are all welcome to apply.

 

Deadline: July 29, 2018

For entries, click here.

For more information, click here.

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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