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Best 3 Residencies for artists in the U.S.

Happy Tuesday art community!

This week we have collected for you the 3 best opportunities for artists in the US, all having their deadlines between May and July 2023.

We are sure you will find something for you too. Let's go!

1. Boston Dancemakers Residency - Boston Centre for the Arts

The Boston Dancemakers Residency supports Boston-area dance artists who are striving to develop, adapt, or reinvent their creative process. Produced through a partnership between Boston Center for the Arts (BCA) and Boston Dance Alliance (BDA), the residency serves as a laboratory for ideas that are in the exploratory phase and needed dedicated time and space to be fully realized.

Designed to promote artistic growth and the development of original ensemble work, dancemakers will be offered support for research, development, rehearsal, financial and production phases of their project.

Application Deadline: May 30, 2023

Application information available here

2. Foundation House Artist Residency Program

Foundation House, located in back country Greenwich, CT, will open its doors for ten days to six residents, allowing residents the time and space for concentrated creation in beautiful and inspiring environment. Foundation House’s mission as a non profit center for learning is to focus on health, wellness and social justice. To that end, Foundation House will host residencies, workshops, lectures and other meaningful gatherings on these topics, believing that conversations about these critical topics are not complete without the input of artists and designers. .

Application Deadline: June 11, 2023

Application information available here

3. The Studios at MASS MoCA Residency Program

MASS MoCA’s Assets for Artists program and the Studios at MASS MoCA artist residency give artists, writers, and performers of any discipline a range of support services, including residencies on the MASS MoCA campus, financial and business workshops, one-on-one coaching, and other professional development tools to help them achieve greater career success and financial independence.

The Studios is MASS MoCA’s artist and writers residency program situated within the museum’s factory campus and surrounded by the beautiful Berkshire Mountains. Operated by MASS MoCA’s Assets for Artists department, the residency runs year-round and hosts up to 10 artists at a time. Artists of any nationality can apply for stays of 2 or 4 weeks.

Application Deadline: July 11, 2023

Application information available here

The Studios At MASS MoCA - Aerial view. Courtesy of MASS MoCA


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