ARCAthens: Residency Program

Associated Residency Program

We are a non-profit organization dedicated to hosting visual artists and curators from all parts of the world to live and create in Athens, Greece, and the Bronx, New York —thereby facilitating a diverse influx of expression, production, and learning.

ARCAthens’ mission is to provide opportunity and support to Visual Artists, Curators, and Scholars to further their research to focus on bridging international dialogue, cooperation, and understanding.

 

Residency Length
s
Languages
English
Other
Average Number of Artists in Residence at a Time
2
Collaborative Residency
Must apply and be accepted individually
Discipline
Visual Arts
Companions
N/A
Country of Residence
Open to artists based anywhere in the world
Family Friendly
N/A
Stage of Career
Mid-career
Established
Additional Expectations/Opportunities
Participate in open studio with fellow residents
Give artist talk or presentation
Accessible Housing
N/A
Meals Provided
Food stipend provided
Studios/Special Equipment
Private Studios
Type of Housing
Private housing on campus (individual apartment/cabin/house)
Additional Eligibility Information

Founded in 2017, ARCAthens is a not-for-profit organization offering 2 Athens Residency Fellowships (Visual Art and Curatorial) providing fully-funded live/work spaces that allow artists, curators, and scholars to be immersed in—and consequently respond to—the ongoing cultural renaissance taking place in Athens. Our program provides promotional services and robust elective networking opportunities at the discretion of the Fellows.

Number of Artists Accepted in Most Current Year
2
Total Applicant Pool in Most Current Year
350
Artist Stipend
2000
US Dollar (USD)
Travel Stipend/Material Stipends
Residency Fees
Grant/Scholarship/other Funding Support
Grant/Scholarship/Other Funding Support Details

 Weekly stipend of $150 USD (food and local transportation expenses).

Application Fee
Application Type
Open application