Artist Residencies

Attending Artist Residency programs can motivate your curatorial and studio art practices further. You have the opportunity to meet and collaborate with other artists, and build strong connections academically and professionally.

SFAI provides the following links for you to explore, search, and research available residency opportunities and on going open calls for artists. Additional residencies are communicated through the "Opportunities @ SFAI" email. Artist in Residence Programs vary from local, domestic, and international opportunities that apply to current, emerging, and established artists. 

An association of over 650 centers, organisations, and individuals in over 70 countries. Each of our members is dedicated to offering artists, curators, and all manner of creative people the essential time and place away from the pressures and habits of every-day life, an experience framed within a unique geographic and cultural context.

THE US-based network—1500 artist residency programs worldwide.

Combines and shares knowledge and experience on artist-in-programmes and other international opportunities for creative professionals to temporarily stay and work elsewhere.

Funds travel and exchange between US artists and their counterparts in Central and Eastern Europe. Open to individual artists and non-profit arts organizations.

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