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HIAP Residencies

Applications close 28 June 2017

 HIAP – Helsinki International Artist Programme is seeking applications from artists worldwide for residencies taking place at HIAP Suomenlinna and HIAP Cable Factory in 2018.

HIAP Residency Programme is HIAP’s main residency programme, which has welcomed artists to Helsinki since the year 1998. The programme focuses on contemporary art but is open for

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DAIR Call Out

Applications close 30 June 2017

Ausdance Victoria Dance Artist in Residence Program (DAIR) invites independent dance artists, collectives, collaborators and companies of any dance genre to submit proposals for the 2017 program.

DAIR is a direct response to the ongoing challenges of access to affordable and appropriate spaces to dance artists for the development of dance making and practice. DAIR activities

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A month in the country

Applications close 19 June 2017

Expressions Of Interest are now being accepted for residency requests for the period July to December 2017.

Since 2004, in partnership with AlburyCity and Murray Arts, the Month In

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Glenfiddich Residency Applications Open

Applications close 30 June 2017

 Celebrating Glenfiddich’s commitment to the arts and the communities it serves, the program awards the winning artist with a unique residency prize valued at $21,000, where they will work and live for three months at the Glenfiddich Distillery located in Dufftown, Scotland in 2018.

The competition is open to all Australian artists using any art medium, including but not limited to print, photography, animation, performance and installation. The winning

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Australia Council Grants Open

Applications close 6 June 2017

 The Australia Council grants program supports a diverse range of artists, organisations, artistic practice and arts activity.

If you are an individual artist, arts worker or group of artists, a Career Development Grant can provide support to further develop your skills or improve your capacity to build

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Creative Spaces is thrilled to announce that two new artist-in-residence grants

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Adhocracy Artist Call Out

Applications close 29 May 2017

Adhocracy is Vitalstatistix’s national hothouse, supporting the creative development of new experimental and multidisciplinary arts projects. Artists from around Australia will create,

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A Room Of One’s Own Residency

Applications close 1 May 2017

 Women’s Circus Artist Residency Program offers female artists working in performance their very own room – for free!  The program provides up to 2 weeks of access to the Drill Hall, their training and rehearsal space in West Footscray. The Artist Residency is an opportunity for artists to explore, refine, re-develop, rehearse their work in a supportive space.

What do you get? 

  • Two weeks of free space for development or rehearsal
  • Access to equipment and costume store
  • Administrative

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Freedman Foundation Traveling Scholarships

Submissions close 6 May 2017

Each year 4 x $5,000 scholarships are awarded to emerging artists to assist with the cost of overseas travel to:

• undertake formal study or

• undertake a residency or mentorship

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Bundanon Trust Residencies

Applications open 27 April – 19 June

The Bundanon Trust Artist-in-Residence program is open to professional artists and thinkers from all disciplines, individually or in groups. They support new work, research

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The Freedman Foundation Travelling Scholarship for Emerging Artists

Each year four $5,000 scholarships are awarded through The Freedman Foundation Travelling Scholarship for Emerging Artists.

This scholarship assists four artists with the cost

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The Freedman Foundation International Scholarship for Curators.

Calling all early career curators, applications are now open for
The Freedman Foundation International Scholarship for Curators.

This scholarship provides assistance for curators

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Living Now – Writers Residency

Image: Brown Cab Productions My Lovers’ Bones, 2015. Photo by Deryk McAlpin.

Applications close 13 March 2017

 In 2017 Malthouse Theatre and Footscray Community Arts Centre partner to deliver LIVING NOW, a new program providing a residency and commission opportunity for two writers from diverse backgrounds.

Expressions of interest are invited from writers, storytellers or playwrights from culturally and linguistically diverse or Indigenous backgrounds with an interest in developing

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Call out for Dance Writers – Spring Forward Festiva

Applications close 27 February 2017

 Under the guidance of four experienced dance writers, participants have the chance to create, shape and share conversations about dance and hone their critical writing skills for a number of different formats. It’s a fast-track way to gain experience and technique in responsible, effective, attractive dance criticism as well as to explore and understand the opportunities that digital publishing has to offer. In 2017, Springback Academy will offer aspiring dance writers the chance to be mentored in the fundamentals of quality dance criticism in the action-packed environment of Spring Forward, Aerowaves’ buzzing annual festival that will take place this year in Aarhus, Denmark from 28-30 April 2017.

If selected for the project, Aerowaves will provide mentorship, accommodation and hospitality. Participants will be required to organise and fund their own return travel to

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Experimental Choreographic Residency

Applications close Friday 17 February 2017

Performance Space and Critical Path are seeking proposals from artists or artist collaborations, for a 3-week residency taking place

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Australian Contemporary Puppetry Residency


Applications close 12 December 2016

The Australian Contemporary Puppetry Residency has been established to support the development of new contemporary puppetry projects in Australia. It is open to Australian individual

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Seed Pod Live Art Residency


Applications close 16 December 2016

 Punctum is excited to open their acclaimed Seedpod Live Art residency program for 2017 and proposals are invited from artists at all stages of their career working in any area of Live Art.

Each of the 6 Seedpod grants includes:

  • $1000 for the artist/organisation
  • $1000 in-kind professional artistic/administration/marketing/technical /box office/review writing and photographic documentation
  • $3,500 in-kind for the use of one of the incubator’s two construction and presentation sites – either the Intensive Culture Unit in Castlemaine or the Old Fire Station in Bendigo.

They provide artists, producers, and audiences with access to regionally based arts professionals,

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PORTable Call Out

Are you an artist looking for temporary affordable space to develop a piece of work, wanting to book a Container for an offsite event or looking to provide a fun, arts based experience in your festival program then Footscray Community Arts Centre’s PORTable Container is ready and open for Spring and Summer bookings.

The PORTable Container Project, has seen a 6.05m shipping container, donated by Maribyrnong City Council, fitted out as a mobile art studio, designed to accommodate exhibitions,

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Hall Pass Scholarship at Magic Johnston


Magic Johnston is pleased to announce the fifth Junior Johnston’s Foundation Hall Pass Scholarship. Open to practitioners from all disciplines, the Hall Pass

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Kluge-Ruhe Residency Opportunity


Applications close 4 October 2016

The Contemporary Music Touring Program supports national touring activity undertaken by Australian musicians performing original contemporary music. It provides travel support

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Asialink Arts Residency Program 2017


Applications close 30 September 2016

Since 1991 Asialink’s Arts Residency Program has provided professional development opportunities for arts professionals working in and across art forms, in exchange for the

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Future Leaders Program


Applications close 4 October 2016

 The Future Leaders Program is designed to assist in the development of emerging, high potential arts leaders from across all artforms and backgrounds. During a thought provoking six month journey, participants enhance their own understanding of leadership and engage in a powerful, shared learning experience.

Emerging leaders require foundational skills and knowledge to progress their careers. Learning from the experiences of established leaders across artforms provides vital insight

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Australia Council – International Residencies

Dance OMI, credit: Ross Willows. EMPAC, credit: Peter Aaron.
Dance OMI, credit: Ross Willows. EMPAC, credit: Peter Aaron.

The International Residencies Program has been developed through sector consultation and research. Council has forged partnerships with some of the best residency providers in the

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Dancehouse Housemate Residency 2017


EOIs open 2 June – 7 July 2016

Housemate is Dancehouse’s artist-in-residence commissioning program. It supports rigorous discourse, research and wide-ranging experimentation in all movement-based forms so as

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Art Changes Lives Campaign

Bundanon Residency Applications Open

Bundanon Trust Residency

Applications close 21 June 2016

The Artist-in-Residence program at the Bundanon site was initiated in 1993 and is the largest such program in Australia, hosting around 300 artists each year on both our Bundanon

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Overland Writers Residency


Applications close 29 May 2016

The Overland Writers Residency, supported by the Copyright Agency Cultural Fund, is a new initiative aimed at addressing a lack of opportunities for marginalised writers.

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National Library of Australia Creative Fellowships


Applications close 01 July 2016 


The Library provides creative artists with a unique and supportive environment in which to immerse themselves in the collections. The Fellowship enables artists to be inspired by,

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Bogong Centre for Sound Culture Residency

Artist Residency


Colour Box Studio is excited to offer an opportunity for an Artist in Residence to work in our new space as part of our time at VU at MetroWest, Footscray.

This is an open call

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Australian Artists’ Grant

The Australian Artists? Grant has been initiated by NAVA to assist professional visual and media arts, craft and design practitioners to produce, present and promote their

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National Artist or Curator Residency (ACR) Program 2017

Applications Open

Did you know that Museums & Galleries of NSW has a grant program open to regional public galleries across Australia? The ACR program offers the opportunity for regional galleries

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Art at the heart – artist in residence program


Deadline for applications: 4.00 pm monday 29 february 2016  

 August – September 2016
2016 theme: ‘light’

Total value of residency: up to $55k

The Shire of East Pilbara is proud to announce that applications are now open for

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Museum of Me

Museum of Me Projects seeks artists

Applications close Monday, February 26, 2016

Darebin Council, Creative Culture Department leads in arts participation practice in local government, in particular by engaging with older people. Following on from the success

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