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artistay - find your art residency in France


artistay provides a service that helps you find a residency in France suited to your requirements, within the frame of a self directed programme that will offer you the luxury to focus on a particular piece of work, research and experiment new ideas and techniques, get inspiration from a new environment and people...



artistay works with a selection of professional artists residencies located in rural France, situated in different parts of the country.


  • Application type: Open application
  • Collaboration: May apply as a team
  • Geography: Open to US artists, Open to non-US artists
  • Additional eligibility information: 

    artistay is a service for emerging and established artists from all over the world and with different cultural backgrounds, who are engaged in a professional process of research and creation. Visual artists, writers, dancers, musicians… are all welcome to apply.

  • Application Ongoing: Yes
  • Additional deadline info:
    artists' proposals are accepted on a rolling basis

Facilities & Services

  • Housing: Private housing (individual apartment/cabin/house), Private bedroom in a shared housing facility
    Accommodation in individual bedrooms, working spaces, shared cooking facilities, living spaces (sitting room, library...) are available on the premises
  • Meals: Residents make own meals/groceries provided
    Meals may be provided
  • Computer/internet access: Computer and internet connection provided in common area (shared), Computer and internet connection provided in living or studio area (private), Wireless Internet
  • Companions: Spouses/partners allowed for full stay
    Spouses/partners may be allowed - on request
  • Accessibility: no
  • Studios/special equipment: Ceramics / Pottery, Dance / Choreography, Digital media, Exhibition / Installation, Film / Digital editing, Music studio (non-recording), Music recording studio, Painting, Photography (digital), Photography (non-digital), Sculpture, Woodworking

Residency Fees

The fees vary depending on organization and duration. Residents are expected to cover their own living expenses, studio rental and accommodation, whilst the host organizations provide all the necessary support to make your time there fruitful and enjoyable. Residents are either self-funding or seek funding from arts organizations in their own country.

Stipends / other support

artistay will support you in your efforts to secure funding through external grants by providing you with an official invitation and an estimate of costs from the host organization once you've been selected.

Additional expectations / opportunities

Optional open studios at the end of the residency.

Contact Information

13 rue Janvier
Amiens, 80000
Tel: 00 33 6 76 36 64 21