Mappings of residency opportunities

Mappings of residency opportunities

Here you find artist-in-residence mappings, which are accessible online. Usually these mappings are the result of research into AiR opportunities in a specific region or in a specific discipline.

For an overview of online artist-in-residence databases please go to: Regional Residency Platforms.


Circus and street arts - Artistic residency centres in Belgium, Circostrada Network, 2010 - in French only.


196 residencies in France, Centre national des arts plastiques (CNAP) published 196 Residencies in France, a practical guide to residencies for artists, curators, critics, art theorists and art historians.

Guide to Digital and Multimedia Art Resources and Places in France, Musiques & Cultures Digitales and Digitalarti, launched in 2013 - in English and in French

Circus and street arts - Artistic residency centres in France, Circostrada Network, 2010 - in French only.


Mapping of guest studios in Finland, Finnish Artists' Studio Foundation


Mapping of AiR centers in Germany, Goethe Institute


Artist in Residence Programmes in Spain: a short introduction, Marta Gracia, Art Motile

United Kingdom

Circus and Street Arts - artistic residency centres in the UK, Circostrada Network, 2012


Architect in residence, not a common thing, ON-AiR, 2012

Research on digital mobility opportunities, and appendix digital mobility opportunities. ON-AiR, 2012

Mapping of residencies and production spaces in Europe, Association of Spannish Visual Artists Network (artistas visuales en red) - in Spannish only.

Introduction Univ|AiR's: Findings research by Atousa Khalaj Amirhossaini
May 2012, commissioned by ON-AiR

North America

Mind the Gap: Artist Residencies and Dance, Alliance of Artists Communities, April 2011

South America

Mapping of residencies in Brazil by the National Foundation for the Arts - Portuguese only.

Worldwide - focus on a discipline / sector

Art & Technology

Know any interactive doc development labs, hackathons &/or residencies? Add them to this open list (google spreadsheet)