Deadline: Open call

Residency for Painters and Writers

The city of baroda offers immense possibilities for interaction, exploration and cultural exchange.

Description of residency program
The city of baroda offers immense posiibilities for interaction, exploration and a cultural exchange with more than 1000 practising artists living here. Painters, sculptors, ceramic artists, installation artists and even writers. The city is known to be a hub for contemporary Indian art; artists and students love to spend time here while doing their own work. The city has many community art studios, a well known art college and various art galleries too.

Duration of residency
Minimum 1 month and maximum 6 months

Disciplines, work equipment and assistance
The residency is aimed at allowing emerging or mid career atists to either continue their practice or take time off from it.  The painting studio is attached to the living facilities but independent space. The studio will be equipped with basic art material and anything specific can be arrabged at additional cost.

The studio is also conducive for a writer to take time off work here, the city has a wonderul history of art ,culture and architecture It is a hub of contemporary art too; which is what makes it an interestig yet peaceful place to be in. Baroda is connected very well connected by road, rail and air, and can be an ideal space to work  and travel around  due to the inexpensive cost of living.

the residency fees include a furnished aparment on a sharing basis with all basic amenities invluding an air condirioner and wi-fi

Studio/ workspace
The studio can accomodate 1 artist at a time, it is well lit and spacious, approx 14 x 20 feet in size.

Fees and support
The fees for painting and writers studio is 500 USD per month. This includes accomodation and basic art material.; as well an an open studio at the end of the residency.

Expectations towards the artist
There are no expectations towards the artist and writers

Application information
application to be sent o

  • please enclose 10 images of recent work in case of painting 
  • 5 in case of writing. preferably 1-2 published pieces
  • a resume
  • short artist statement 

Residency for Painters and Writers

Residency for Painters and Writers


No application deadline / Open call

Residency starts

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