Residencies

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APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN FOR 2021

The SYDNEY ART SPACE Artists in Residence Program is open to Australian and International visual artists making work in the disciplines of any or all of the following: sculpture, painting, drawing, and mixed media.

Please apply using the following form. Guidelines can be found below.

Sydney Art Space Artist in Residence Application Form

APPLICATION GUIDELINES

Who can apply?

The SYDNEY ART SPACE Artists in Residence Program is open to Australian and International visual artists making work in the disciples of any or all of the following: sculpture, painting, drawing, and mixed media.

What is provided?

Artists in residence are charged $200 per week for the use of a studio space/bedsit at SYDNEY ART SPACE studios, and use of a shared kitchen, back courtyard and bathroom.

Considerations?

Partners, pets and children are not allowed to stay in residency at SYDNEY ART SPACE.

Residency Proposals

Applicants should state clearly what they would like to achieve during a residency at SYDNEY ART SPACE.

Important points to consider are:

  • Why do you want to participate in the program? Why SYDNEY ART SPACE?
  • What interaction with the local community would you be willing to undertake? ie open studio, talks or workshops
  • The Residency Proposal should be no more than one A4 page in length

Support Material

  • A current CV – not more than two A4 pages
  • VISUAL ARTISTS: 10 images with image captions (title, date, medium and size). A single Powerpoint presentation is preferable for online submission. 

Payment

At the time of acceptance of your application a 50% deposit is required to secure your residency. There is a residency fee of $200 per week. This includes your studio accomodation. All meals, transport and travel expenses are self provided,

Full payment for the balance of your residency is required 1 month prior to your arrival without exception.

Cancellation Policy

Please note you must give 2 months prior notice to your date of residency if you need to cancel. There will be a cancellation fee of $400 charged for any cancellation within the 2 months prior to your arrival.

Visas

Visas need to be sorted by the artist in residence at least 3 months in advance of your stay.

How to Apply

Applications can either be made via our online form above or mailed in hard copy to Sydney Art Space, 64 Darley St, Mona Vale, Sydney, Australia, 2103.