Residencies and Artist Opportunities with Deadlines in Early 2018

Elsewhere Studio’s Gingerbread House in Paonia, Colorado

Every month we compile a list of residencies, grant opportunities, and exhibition open calls for artists and curators of all disciplines.
Bernheim Artist Residency
Clermont, Kentucky
Deadline: January 14, 2018
Bernheim is looking for artists who will reinforce their mission to “connect people with nature.” Their residency provides living quarters within the Bernheim forest, a $2,500 stipend, and studio space in exchange for a site-specific sculpture, project, or exhibition.
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Little Tokyo Service Center
Los Angeles, California
Deadline: January 15, 2018
The Little Tokyo Service Center has announced its inaugural three-month artist residency open to California-based artists. Residents will receive a $4,000 monthly stipend, a sizable project budget, and have significant contact with and support from local cultural organizations.
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BRIClab Residency
Brooklyn, New York
Deadline: January 16, 2018
The BRIClab residency program is open to artists in Brooklyn and New York City working in music, dance, theater and multi-disciplinary performance. Artists receive $1,750, technical support, and two work-in-progress showings.
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ArtCenter South Florida Art in Public Life Residency
Miami Beach, Florida
Deadline: January 22, 2018
Miami Beach is already vulnerable to sea level rise due to climate change. ArtCenter South Florida offers a chance for artists address this dire situation through a year-long residency in Miami Beach, with a $25,000 stipend, $7,500 in production fees and free housing.
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Lower Manhattan Cultural Council’s Workspace
New York, New York
Deadline: January 25, 2018
LMCC’s nine-month residency is open to artists of all disciplines, and it comes with a stipend, 24-hour access to their studio facilities, and community building and professional development opportunities.
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Good Hart Residency Program
Good Hart, Michigan
Deadline: January 30, 2018
This residency in Good Hart, Michigan, offers two-three week residencies to dedicated visual artists and writers. The residency provides a live/work studio space, food, a $500 stipend, and a quiet setting to concentrate on creative work. The residency works in partnership with several local community organizations.

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Spoleto, Italy
Deadline: February 15, 2018
ASTRA is an emerging artist residency that helps artists work and collaborate around the world. Their program supports artists with food, accommodation, and studio space in Spoleto, Italy.
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Faena Art Prize
Deadline: February 15, 2018

Faena Art invites international artists across disciplines to submit proposals for a chance to win $75,000, and the opportunity to create a site-specific work at the Faena Art Center.
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Pratt Studio Residency Program
Brooklyn, NY
Deadline: February 15, 2018
Pratt is offering two studio residencies to visual artists with a demonstrated commitment to their artistic practice. One comes with a free apartment, and the other is for an artist already living in New York. The space is open to any artist with US work authorization.
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Creative Capital Award
Deadline: February 28, 2018
The Creative Capital Award application will be open to artists of all disciplines through the month of February! The Award comes with up to $50,000 in project funding and $45,000 worth of advisory support. Learn more about the Award and the application process on our apply site.

Elsewhere Studios
Paonia, Colorado
Deadline: March 1, 2018
Elsewhere Studios is offering a one-month fully-funded residency for a ceramic artist working with alternative firing techniques. The residency includes living space at Elsewhere, full access to Paonia Clayworks studio, and a $250 stipend. Artists are expected to host a one day workshop about their alternative firing process during the residency.
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IDA Enterprise Documentary Fund
Deadline: April 1, 2018
The IDA Enterprise Documentary Fund provides production funds of up to $100,000 to feature-length documentaries exploring original, contemporary stories that integrate journalistic practice.

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Locust Projects Open Call for Exhibition Proposals
Miami, Florida
Ongoing application
Locust Projects is an artist-run nonprofit that provides exhibition space to contemporary visual artists. They accept exhibition proposals with the aim of enabling local, national and international visual artists to experiment with new ideas.
Apply here

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