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 Entries:Space & Time Artist Residency Fall 2021 & Winter 2022 Programs at Guttenberg Arts: 01/31

Call for Entries:Space & Time Artist Residency Fall 2021 & Winter 2022 Programs at Guttenberg Arts: 01/31

Application Deadline: January 31, 2021

Eligibility: International, 23+

Entry Fee: Free!

Call Description:

The Space and Time Artist Residency at Guttenberg Arts provides artists with a $1,200.00 USD stipend to cover material, travel, and housing in conjunction with 24/7 shared access to a 4,500 sq. ft. professionally equipped workspace for the visual arts including printmaking, dark room and ceramics facilities for three months in Guttenberg, New Jersey (just across the Hudson River). Artists will also be given a group show at the end of the residency, as well as studio visits from accomplished professionals from the art world. Each artist is required to give a free public artist lecture or workshop towards the close of their three month residency and spend a minimum of 15 hours a week in studio. Please note: we do not provide housing accommodations. 

You must be 23 years old or older and not currently enrolled in any undergraduate or graduate degree program. Guttenberg Arts is committed to supporting artists of diverse cultural, sexual, and ethnic backgrounds. Guttenberg Arts does not discriminate based on age, gender, ethnicity, sexuality, or ability/disability of artists, and welcomes work whose content reflects the lived experiences of the applicants.


  • 3 Months Of Shared Studio Access At The Bulls Ferry Studio (Open 24 Hrs, 7 Days Per Week)

  • Artistic Stipend Of $400 For 3 Months ($1,200 Total All Inclusive Materials And Travel)

  • Public Artist Talk Or Workshop, Group Show And Open Studio Event

  • Publicity In Print And Web-Based Media

  • Key Holder Opportunity Includes Everything Except Stipend

Residency Dates: JANUARY 5TH - APRIL 8TH 2022

Questions may be directed to studio@guttenbergarts.org.

For more information, click here!

Call for Entries: Navasota Artist in Residence Spring 2021: 02/05

Call for Entries: Navasota Artist in Residence Spring 2021: 02/05

Application Deadline: February 5, 2021

Eligibility: International

Entry Fee: $25

Call Description:

The Navasota Artists in Residence will have an opportunity to live and work in the historic Horlock Home in Navasota, Texas which includes living and studio space for each of the three participating artists as well as a retail gallery space. The term of each residency is roughly six (6) months. The City of Navasota will provide amenities including internet, cable, electricity, retail space, and live/workspace free of charge to selected artists with the purpose of providing artists the opportunity to create and sell their work. Each artist will also receive a one-time $600 stipend at the beginning of the residency to assist with groceries, fuel, and supply purchases.

Any artist is eligible to apply. Applicants must be artists who concentrate on one of the following areas: 2-D Mixed Media, 3-D Mixed Media, Drawing, Fiber arts, Literature, Music, Painting, Poetry, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, Ceramics, Digital Media. 

Questions may be directed to programs@acbv.org

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Call for Artists: Windgate Artist in Residence Program: 02/12

Call for Entries: Windgate Artist in Residence Program: 02/12

Application Deadline: February 12, 2021

Eligibility: International

Entry Fee: Free!

Call Description:

The Windgate Artist in Residence Program (WAIR) in the School of Art+Design at Purchase College invites expressions of interest from contemporary artists and craftspeople working in the field broadly defined as applied design. WAIR is currently accepting applicants for Fall 2021 and Spring 2022 sessions with an application deadline of February 12, 2021. This program supports the development of new work by craft artists and designers that can benefit from the educational and financial support of this grant. We seek risk-takers with strong technical expertise and conceptual rigor in one or more of the following areas of specialization: environmental design, craft, applied design, craft in the expanded form, social practices, and/or architecture.

The residency is a four-month commitment. The selected candidate is expected to live on campus for one semester (Fall 2021 or Spring 2022), to give a lecture on their work, and to deliver a master class in Applied Design to Purchase students. Residents have an exhibition of their work in the semester following the residency at the Richard and Dolly Maass Gallery in the School of Art+Design. The $19,000 stipend covers all necessary artist materials, travel, shipping, and living expenses for the duration of the residency.

A successful applicant will have a wide range of skill sets and be eager to share their expertise in an academic studio environment. Chosen residents will be artists and practitioners who have a mature and developed body of work, proven experience of working directly with undergraduate and graduate students. They will have proven technical proficiency in their field and be self-sufficient in operating related facilities.


  • A stipend of $19,000

  • Studio access (located within the college’s wood/metal shops)

  • On-campus accommodation

  • An exhibition at the Richard and Dolly Maass Gallery

Questions may be directed to Sonja Ng, Curatorial Manager, School of Art+Design, Purchase College, SUNY, at sonja.ng@purchase.edu or by phone at (914) 251-7885.

For more information, click here!

Call for Artists: The Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program: 02/15

Call for Artists: The Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program: 02/15

Application Deadline: February 15, 2021

Entry Fee: Free! 

Eligibility: National, 21+

Call Description:

The Sharpe-Walentas Studio Program is currently accepting applications for its 2021–2022 residency period. The residency program awards studio space to 17 visual artists for year-long residencies in Brooklyn, NY. The program is open to professional visual artists, 21 years or older who live in the US, as well as US citizens or permanent residents living abroad. Applicants may not be enrolled in any degree program, participate in any other residency program, or maintain a separate studio during their residency.

The Sharpe-Walentas studios are located in DUMBO, Brooklyn, a thriving waterfront community full of art galleries, creative professionals, and independent retailers. Studios have freight and passenger elevator access, high ceilings and natural light. Communal spaces include a kitchen, slop sinks, restrooms and a sitting area with wi-fi. Studio access is 24 hours/7 days week.


February 15, 2021, 11:59PM EST: Application deadline.

May 15, 2021: Awardees informed.

September 2021 – August 2022: Dates of residency.

For more information, click here!

Call for Artists: The California Studio: Manetti Shrem Artist Residencies - Fall 2021 & Spring 2022: 02/19

Call for Artists: The California Studio: Manetti Shrem Artist Residencies - Fall 2021 & Spring 2022: 02/19

Application Deadline: Friday, Feb 19, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Entry Fee: Free! 

Eligibility: National, 21+

Call Description:

UC Davis’s Department of Art and Art History seeks applicants for two quarter-long artist residency positions in the California Studio, a new residency program focused on studio practice in Davis, CA.

The Department of Art and Art History at the University of California Davis is pleased to invite applications for the inaugural Teaching Artists-in-Residence in The California Studio. We are looking for artists in all disciplines, traditional and non-traditional, who are passionate about their research and eager to incorporate the vast resources of the university and the Northern California region into the classroom. Visiting artists will teach an upper division art studio class and a graduate seminar, deliver a public lecture and further their creative work and/or research while on campus.

Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem’s visionary gift provides funding for a generous salary and benefits, as well as travel and academic creative enrichment funds. Visiting artists will be given a studio space and the opportunity to further develop their art practice in the community of students, other visiting artists and faculty members. The Department of Art and Art History’s mission is to cultivate curiosity and sustain the courage to embrace the unknown through art. We are committed to creating an equitable, hospitable and inclusive educational environment, and candidates with diverse viewpoints, backgrounds and experiences are encouraged to apply. 

Candidates are required to have an MFA or equivalent professional experience, three years minimum teaching experience, a well-developed portfolio in their area of specialization, and an exhibition record that is national and/or international in scope. They should be conversant in contemporary art issues and studio practices and enthusiastic about teaching in a diverse, multicultural setting.

Spring quarter begins March 24, 2022 and concludes June 9, 2022. Applicants should specify the quarter to which they are applying. Applications are due February 19, 2021.

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Call for Entries: Spring 2021 Artist in Residence Program (AiR) “Virtual Residency”: Rolling Deadline

Call for Entries: Spring 2021 Artist in Residence Program (AiR) “Virtual Residency”: Rolling Deadline

Application Deadline: Rolling

Eligibility: National

Call Description:

All Spring 2021 residency programming will be implemented virtually to accommodate our remote studio art and art history classes. We are seeking proposals for a virtual artist residency that focuses on artistic collaboration with students. The three-week residency will take place during April 2021. The Art Department encourages proposals that cultivate collaborative work between artists and students. The three-week Artist in Residence program (AIR) augments the studio arts curriculum by providing students with direct hands-on experience in the arts that is guided by visiting artists. 

We are seeking individuals or groups with a wide range of artistic practices outside the traditional studio arts foundation curriculum. Proposals should offer a mutually supportive creative learning environment between students, classes, and artist. Preference will go to proposals that emphasize the creative potential for working collaboratively in a virtual environment. Professional artists or artists groups in all visual arts disciplines who are interested in working with students are encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to applicants whose work and proposal expand on the working range of foundation level teaching and whose proposal utilizes the creative potential of the remote instruction and the virtual environment. 

A stipend of $2500 will be available for the three-week residency. Student materials for any proposed collaboration with students will be supported through a separate budget and will be determined based on the size and scope of the work.  Non-residential (housing and travel not provided).

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.  

Questions may be directed to amanda.miller@montgomerycollege.edu

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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.

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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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Maryland Art Place (MAP) inspires, supports, and encourages artistic expression through innovative programming, exhibitions, and educational opportunities while recognizing the powerful impact art can have on our community. MAP creates a dynamic environment for artists of our time to engage the public by nurturing and promoting new ideas. MAP has served as a critical resource for contemporary art in the Mid-Atlantic since 1981.

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