Open Call for Residencies for Artists, Architects & Writers in Summer 2022

Open Call for Residencies for Artists, Architects & Writers in Summer 2022

Artists who have been active for at least the past 3 years working in visual arts, sound art, performance, architecture, writing and social practice are welcome

Art Omi, a not-for-profit organization, provides residency programs for visual artists, writers, musicians dancers, and architects, and offers Art Omi Sculpture & Architecture Park, a year-round public outdoor exhibition space for contemporary sculpture and architecture. Art Omi has five distinct residency programs. Through a competitive jury process, residents are chosen, invited to attend at no cost to themselves, except travel. Abundant, catered meals and comfortable lodgings are provided in a scenic location in Columbia County, New York.

Their current open call invites artists, critics, and curators from around the world - representing a wide diversity of artistic styles and practices - to gather in rural New York to experiment, collaborate, and share ideas. Concentrated time for creative work is balanced with the stimulation of cultural exchange and critical appraisal.

Application Deadline: 15 October 2021
2022 Residency Dates: 23 June - 18 July 2022
Application Requirements:

  • Bio
  • CV
  • Brief artist statement
  • 8 images or 3 video excerpts
  • 2 references (no letters of recommendation required)

Alumni of the program are not eligible for a second residency.

There are various forms of sponsorship available for this call. Please check Art Omi's website for further information, details of the program and the application form.

For further clarifications on available sponsorship and fellowship opportunities, please send an email to Claudia Cannizzaro, Director, Art Omi: Artists at [email protected].