Artist Opportunities with Upcoming Deadlines in June and July, 2019

Every month, Creative Capital compiles a list of residencies, grant, and award opportunities as part of our commitment to sharing resources and opportunities for artists working in all creative disciplines. This month’s list includes residencies in Tokyo and an open call for a group exhibition in Washington, DC.

Headlands Center for the Arts
Sausalito, California
Deadline: June 7, 2019

International, national, and local artists are welcome to apply to Headlands Center for the Arts’ residency based in Marin County. The program is four to ten weeks, and comes with studio space, chef-prepared meals, comfortable housing, and travel and living stipends.

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Sharhaj Art Foundation Publishing Grant
Deadline: June 8, 2019

Sharjah Art Foundation invites artists, writers, collectives and independent publishing houses working with art publications and printed matter to apply for a publishing grant worth a total of $30,000 for two grants. The award supports for individual book and print projects, and independent establishments that demonstrate a long-term plan for publishing books and other printed matter.

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GGK Residency
Prague, Czech Republic
Deadline: June 9, 2019

This week-long residency will result in an exhibition in the Garage Gallery Karlín. Selected participants will be offered a flat and a studio in the GGK area, and receive a financial aid of €810, as well as technical, curatorial and production support.

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Touchstone Gallery National Juried Show Open Call
Washington, DC
Deadline: June 10, 2019

Touchstone Gallery is seeking entries for its National Juried Show. Selected artworks will receive the Juror’s Best in Show Prize of $250.

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Prairie Ronde Artist Residency
Vicksburg, Michigan
Deadline: June 15, 2019

Located in historic Vicksburg, the site of a former paper mill and its 80 acres of property, the Prairie Ronde residency encourages artists to engage in community-building as they hone their practice. The program supports artists with a $2,000 stipend, a $500 travel grant, housing and work space, and private use of a car.

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ISCP Pollock-Krasner Residency Open Call
Brooklyn, New York
Deadline: June 15, 2019

The International Studio & Curatorial Program offers an open call for a fully-funded six-month residency, including $3,050 monthly living and materials stipends for US visual artists.

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Firelight Documentary Lab Open Call
New York, New York
Deadline: June 17, 2019

Firelight is looking for applicants who make artful and innovative documentary films that focus on underrepresented communities and provide new narratives about pressing issues. The program provides filmmakers with customized mentorship from prominent leaders in the documentary world, funding, professional development workshops and networking opportunities.

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Eyebeam Artist Residency
Brooklyn, New York
Deadline: June 21, 2019

Guided by the central prompt “what are the terms of refusal?” Eyebeam’s 2020 Residency supports artists creating work engaged in technology and society. The program comes with intensives led by visiting professionals, 24-hour access to workspace, public platforms, and a $22,000 award.

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TOKAS International Creator Residency Program
Tokyo, Japan
Deadline: June 28, 2019

Tokyo Arts and Space is seeking applications for 2020 International Creator Residency Program for artists who reside outside of Japan and have five years of experience. Funding includes a one-time ¥300,000 material budget and ¥3,500 daily stipend.

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We, Women Open Call
Deadline: June 30, 2019

We, Women seeks to support women, transgender, and non-binary artists whose photography-based works are rooted in community engagement and collaboration. Projects will re-frame issues and highlight underrepresented narratives that resist and interrogate social and political landscapes while promoting empathy and unity.

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Locust Projects Exhibition Open Call
Miami, Florida
Deadline: June 30, 2019

Locust Projects is accepting proposals for new installation-based work created specifically for the Project Room. The program supports artists with a $2,500-5,000 project budget, a $1,000 artist fee, and a transportation fee.

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Künstlerhaus Schloss Balmoral International Residential Fellowships
Bad Ems, Germany
Deadline: June 30, 2019

To mark the 25th anniversary of the Künstlerhaus Schloss Balmoral, artists are invited to submit applications for their international residential fellowships. Each fellowship is endowed with €1,400 a month.

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FLACC Workplace for Visual Artists
Genk, Belgium
Deadline: July 1, 2019

Visual artists are welcome to submit their projects engaged with artistic labor, challenging the notion of a “workplace.” FLACC offers an accommodation, a workplace, covered travel expenses, as well as a production budget.

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West Dean Artist-in-Residence Open Call
West Dean, United Kingdom
Deadline: July 1, 2019

This residency program provides artists with full board accommodation for a three-week period, including £200 material budget, a £150 travel budget, studio space, and access to a variety of resources and facilities.

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Light Work Artist-in-Residency Program
Syracuse, New York
Deadline: July 1, 2019

This international residency program is open to all artists working in photography or image-based media. The residency includes a $5,000 stipend, a furnished artist apartment, 24-hour access to the program’s  state-of-the-art facilities.

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Art Omi Translation Lab
Ghent, New York
Deadline: July 15, 2019

Art Omi is seeking proposals for their Translation Lab 2019, a 12-day special, intensive residency for four collaborating writer-translator teams. This focused residency will provide a community-building opportunities, and an integral stage of refinement, allowing translators to dialogue with the writers about text-specific questions.

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Chenven Foundation Awards
Deadline: July 15, 2019

The Ruth and Harold Chenven Foundation gives annual awards of $1500 to individual artists living and working in the United States, and who are engaged in or planning a new craft or visual art project.

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Exponential Festival Open Call
New York, New York
Deadline: July 15, 2019

New York City-based emerging performing artists are welcome to apply to show their work at this month-long experimental performance festival. Artists will split box-office revenue with the festival, and receive free press representation, free videography, access to contingency funds, free technicians at select venues, and more.

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Residency 108 Fall Session Open Call
Germantown, New York
Deadline: July 15, 2019

Residency 108 invites artists, writers, and thinkers of all disciplines to immerse themselves in their creative practice, particularly those who work with nature, ecology and the installation of temporary outdoor land-art works. Each resident is provided with a room, working facilities, and weekly stipends.

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Crosstown Arts Residency
Memphis, Tennessee
Deadline: July 15, 2019

Crosstown Arts Residency offers multidisciplinary programs open to artists and curator working in any creative discipline. This residency is designed for projects that address the intersection of racial and social inequality, and includes a $2,000 stipend.

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Lanesboro Artist Residency Program Open Call
Lanesboro, Minnesota
Deadline: July 31, 2019

Emerging artists of all disciplines are welcome to apply to this residency program that explores ways in which their work can be applied to the community, and how Lanesboro’s rural community can inform their work. Artists must be legal residents of Minnesota or one of the five boroughs of New York City.

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Foundation for Contemporary Arts Emergency Grant
Deadline: rolling basis

Do you have an unanticipated opportunity to present your work? Did you incur an unexpected expense that you didn’t budget for? The Foundation for Contemporary Arts offers Emergency Grants between $200 and $2,500 for visual and performing artists. They review applications once a month, so you can quickly take advantage of momentum or solve any budget errors.

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Gottlieb Emergency Grant Program
Deadline: rolling basis

This emergency grant provides financial assistance to painters, printmakers, and sculptors whose needs are the result of an unforeseen incident, and who lack the resources to meet that situation.

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The Bascom Education Fellowship
Highlands, North Carolina
Deadline: Rolling

The Education Fellowship is a 3-12 month position under the supervision of the Director of Education and Outreach as the lead instructor for regional pre-K, K-12, college, adult, and senior groups that partner with The Bascom. Fellows are provided with monthly stipend, shared housing, studio space, as well as exhibition opportunity.

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