Three months.
Paid by host 

Accommodation, studio. Bicycles are provided for residents who wish to have one.

Paid by artist 

Individual travelling expenses, working material. Artists are responsible for purchasing and preparing their own meals.

Application guidelines 

Grants are awarded to selected artists regardless of age , sex, or sexual preference, religion, or ethnic origin. Selection is based upon review of the application, examples of work and references. The annual deadline for applications is January 18th for residencies the following calendar year. Grantees will be notified of their fellowship awards by June 1st. The Foundation offers three sessions a year:

  • Session 1 (mid January - early April)
  • Session 2 (mid May - mid August)
  • Session 3 (early September - Late November)

Helene Wurlitzer Foundation

Helene Wurlitzer Foundation


The Foundation's purpose is to provide a quiet haven where artists may pursue their creative endeavors without pressure to produce while they are in residence.

Accommodation Information 

The campus of the Helene Wurlitzer Foundation consists of eleven artist residency "casitas" (3 for visual artists, 3 for composers, 5 for literary artists). They are single-occupancy, furnished homes.


Located on eighteen acres in the heart of Taos, New Mexico, a four-hundred-year-old multicultural community.

P.O. Box 1891
Taos, NM 87571
United States
+1 575 7582413
+1 575 7582559

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