Deadline: 23/05/2018

Banff Artist in Residence Fall 2018

This self-directed program in visual arts offers space, time, and inspiration to make new work. 

The Banff Artist in Residence in Visual + Digital Arts provides time and space for artists, curators, and arts professionals to create, research, experiment, and cultivate new directions in their work.
In addition to a private studio space and shared facility use, artists are surrounded by a community of artistic peers and have the opportunity to attend inspiring talks and performances by world-renowned visiting artists, all within Banff Centre’s spectacular mountain setting.
What does the program offer?
The Banff Artist in Residence offers opportunities to work away from the constraints of everyday life. Participants are provided with a studio, accessible 24 hours a day, as well as access to our extensive facilities to further develop production techniques. Knowledgeable staff are available to provide technical support and assistance.*

When applying, choose between staying in a single or a shared bedroom on the Banff Centre campus for the duration of your program. 

Fees and support
Program Fee (Single Room)* $5 079.48 +GST
Program Fee (Shared Room)* $4 116.94 +GST

Program Fee with Financial Aid (Single Room) $2 865.18
Program Fee with Financial Aid (Shared Room) $1 902.64

 *Financial Aid up to 100% is available to cover tuition (meal plans and accommodations are not eligible). 

Studios + Facilities
Create in one of our specialized studios and utilize shared production facilities in printmaking, ceramics, sculpture, photography, digital media, and more. Collaborative groups share studio space.

What length of residency is available?
This program is designed for participation over the entire program period. Variable dates will not be considered.

Who should apply?
Residencies are for visual artists, curators, researchers, and other arts professionals with an exhibition/publication record, who have had formal training in visual arts or equivalent experience and recognition from their peers.

Banff Artist in Residence Fall 2018

Banff Artist in Residence Fall 2018


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