Open Calls

Discover residency programs using the open call deadlines listings.

A person in a studio space surrounded by sculptural items.
An Artist-in-Residence at Bemis Center. Photo courtesy of the Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts. Photography by Colin Conces.

An open call is an opportunity for upcoming or rolling (ongoing) applications. Artist Communities Alliance (ACA) provides two types of lists to help with the residency search process. Note that only ACA members and their residency programs are listed.


Open Calls listed below are sorted chronologically by the deadline date.


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Grand Marais Art Colony: Rolling - Oct. 17, 2022 No deadline view
Millay Arts : Wintertide Rustic Retreat Rolling deadline No deadline view
ARCAthens: Residency Program No deadline view
Banff: Artist in Residence 2023 (Emerging) No deadline view
Stelo: Print + Paper Technical Residencies No deadline view
Wildacres Artist-in-Residence No deadline view
Robert Rauschenberg Foundation: Application by Invitation No deadline view
Grünewald Guild Residency: Winter + Spring No deadline view
Wassaic Project: 2023 Summer Exhibition Open Call view
Wassaic Project: 2023 Summer Residency and Family Residency Program Open Call view
Camp Wonder Wander: Residencies - January - May 2023 view
La Napoule Art Foundation: International Group Residency, Spring 2023 view
Storyknife Writers Retreat: 2023 Residency Applications view
MMCA: International Artist/Researcher Residency Program 2023 view
South Porch Artists: Summer-Fall 2022 view
Camargo Foundation: Fellowship 2023/2024 view
Vermont Studio Center: Fellowship Application view
The Bowers House: 'Bowers Hour' Winter 2022 Residency Application view
Foundation House Artist Residency: December Session view
Nocefresca: Open Call 2023 (Sardinia island, Italy) view
Grand Canyon Artists in Residence: Call for 2023 view
Green Box: Open Project Residencies - 2023 view
Artist in Residency 2023: On Food & Agriculture view
Women's Studio Workshop: Ora Schneider Regional Residency Grant view
Buinho Residency Program: First Semester 2023 view
Art Omi: Artists 2023 view
La Porte Peinte: Open Call - Oct 2022 view
Art Omi: Writers 2023 view
Art Omi: Architecture 2023 view
The Nancy B. Negley Artists Residency Program: Dora Maar House Open Call view