Residential Artists’ Studio Open Call 2020

Dublin City Arts Office have 4 x residences on offer for periods of three months to ten months. Shorter periods of occupation may be considered at the discretion of the City Arts Officer subject to demand or as part of an agreed joint program with Dublin City Council.

Dublin City Councils Cultural strategy focuses on the need support artistic practice, encourage cultural inclusion, develop cultural infrastructure, support the cultural economy and ensure that culture plays a central role in urban regeneration and local identity. Priority will be given to proposal’s that seek to support these strategic goals, as well as to proposals for longer engagements of six to eighteen months in duration. Shorter periods (not less than one month) may be considered on application.

To apply for a residential studio please send a cover letter detailing the proposed usage of the studio, a work plan outlining ideas for the residency; duration of residency; current Curriculum Vitae; artists’ statement; documentation of work; and any special requirements, for example in terms of access.

The closing date for the receipt of proposals is 12 noon on Friday 6th March 2020.

Please send proposals in hard copy format only to Jonathan Ekwe, Dublin City Council Arts Office, The LAB, Foley Street, D1.

For further information see or email: / t: 01 222 7360