ArtsForce: Careers in the Arts: Artist Residencies

Resources and ideas to apply the skills and experiences you gain with your Fine Arts degree toward a successful career.


From Res Artis: "Residency centres exist to invite artists, academicians, curators, and all manner of creative people for a time and space away from their usual environment. They provide a time of reflection, research, presentation and/or production. They also allow individuals to explore his/her practice within another community; meeting new people, using new materials, experiencing life in a new location."

Art Institutes and Artist Colonies

A small sampling of non-profit organizations that support artist residencies. Use the directories at left for complete lists.

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