2018 Artist Programs at Headlands

Apply now! 2018 Artists Programs at Headlands

Headlands’ Artist in ResidenceChamberlain Award, and Chiaro Award are fully sponsored residencies for local, national, and international artists working across disciplines at various stages in their careers. Our residencies bring together practitioners from diverse locales and cultural backgrounds for meaningful engagement, inquiry, and discourse.

Deadline is June 2, 2017

Apply by May 8 for an early bird rate on your application fee! Details below.

2016 Artist in Residence Alejandro Guzmán in his studio with guests. Photo by Andria Lo.

For local, national, and international artists working in a wide range of disciplines

The Artist in Residence (AIR) program awards fully sponsored residencies to approximately 45 local, national, and international artists each year. Artists selected for this program work at the cutting-edge of their field, are at a critical stage in their career, and express a desire to work within Headlands’ unique physical environment and peer-to-peer community. Artists in Residence work in all media, including drawing, painting, sculpture, photography, film, video, new media, installation, fiction and nonfiction writing, poetry, dance, music, interdisciplinary, social practice, and architecture. Residencies of four to ten weeks include flexible studio space, chef-prepared meals, comfortable housing, and travel and living stipends. Learn more

Applications Due: June 2, 2017

Early bird application fee: $35 through May 8