Alliance of Artist Communities Residency Deadlines | December 2013 & January 2014

Below is a list of residency programs and special opportunities with December/January deadlines. You can find information on hundreds of programs as well as tips for researching and applying for residencies at:

  • Grin City Collective Spring Artist Residency offers artists at all stages two to six week residencies focused on art-making and community work. Residents follow their own creative pursuits while also participating in social outreach projects – from farming on-site gardens to assisting in after school arts programs. Residents work together as a team on all projects and receive studio space, housing, and a collaborative working atmosphere. Residents pay $100 per week of stay and are responsible for their own meals. Read more. (Deadline: November 30).
  • The Mesa Refuge: Located on the misty bluffs of Tomales Bay near Point Reyes Station, California, the Mesa Refuge is one of the few retreats in the United States that supports progressive and environmental writers. Emerging and established essayists, journalists, economists, naturalists, screenwriters and authors of memoirs are invited to apply for the two week residencies. Spacious lodging overlooking the bay and most dinners included at no cost. Read more. (Deadline: December 2)
  • Pilchuck Glass School Emerging-Artist-in-Residence (EAiR) Programserves promising younger artists who have had previous experience working with glass. Six artists are selected from applicants worldwide to receive a $1,000 stipend, lodging, and access to studios for two months each fall. Readmore. (Deadline: January 15)
  • The Walt Whitman Award brings first-book publication, a cash prize of $5,000, and a one-month residency at the Vermont Studio Center to an American who has never before published a book of poetry. The winning manuscript, chosen by an eminent poet, is published by Louisiana State University Press. Readmore. (Deadline: December 1).

Don’t forget, many programs accept applications throughout the year – including Simple Choice Farm (San Miguel de Allende, Mexico), The Banff Centre (Banff, Canada), The Center for Contemporary Print Making (Norwalk, CT), Madroño Ranch (Medina, TX),Green Olive Arts (Tetouan, Morocco), Art Students League of New York at Vyt(Orangeburg, NY) and Centre d’art marnay art centre (Marnay sur Seine, France). See all programs with ongoing deadlines here!

Happy searching!

Happy searching!

Alliance of Artists Communities



Bunnell Street Arts Center (Homer, Alaska United States)

Fine Arts Work Center (Provincetown, Massachusetts United States)


Artspace Summer Artist Residency (Raleigh, North Carolina United States)

Mesa Refuge (Point Reyes Station, California United States)

The Pfister Hotel (Milwaukee, Wisconsin United States)


The Rockefeller Foundation – Bellagio Arts & Literary Arts Residency (Bellagio, Italy)


Arte Studio Ginestrelle (Assisi, Italy)

Elsewhere Studios (Paonia, Colorado United States)


Playa (Near Summer Lake, Lake County, Oregon United States)


Dhillon-Sahib Punjab Artist Residency (Tokyo, Japan)

Santa Fe Art Institute (Santa Fe, New Mexico United States)

Sculpture Space, Inc. (Utica, New York United States)


Bakehouse Art Complex (Miami, Florida United States)

The Corporation of Yaddo (Saratoga Springs, New York United States)


Saltonstall Foundation for the Arts & Saltonstall Arts Colony (Ithaca, New York United States)


Cow House Studios (Rathnure, Wexford Ireland)

Elsewhere (Greensboro, North Carolina United States)


The Camargo Foundation Fellowships (Cassis, France)


Bogliasco Foundation (Bogliasco, Italy)

James Merrill House Writer-in-Residence Program (Stonington, Connecticut United States)

Jentel Artist Residency Program (Banner, Wyoming United States)

Pilchuck Glass School (Stanwood, Washington United States)

Ragdale Foundation (Lake Forest, Illinois United States)

Siena Art Institute: Summer Residency Program (Siena, Siena Italy)

The Arctic Circle (The Arctic Circle, Svalbard and Jan Mayen)

The Hambidge Center for Creative Arts and Sciences (Rabun Gap, Georgia United States)

The MacDowell Colony (Peterborough, New Hampshire United States)

The Rensing Center (Pickens, South Carolina United States)

Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA) (Amherst, Virginia United States)

Weir Farm Art Center (Wilton, Connecticut United States)

Wildacres Retreat (Little Switzerland, North Carolina United States)


360 Xochi Quetzal (Chapala, Jalisco Mexico)


Lower Manhattan Cultural Council / Workspace (New York, New York United States)


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