January 9, 2019

Open Call | Art Link Funded Residency 2019, Donegal

Deadline for applications: 14 February, 4.30pm.

Art link (Donegal) are seeking four Visual Artists to take part in paid artist residencies in Fort Dunree, Donegal, Ireland, in 2019. Applications are open to professional visual artists working in any discipline.

The four artist residencies are open to professional Visual Artists working in any discipline including but not limited to: sculpture, photography, painting, installation, and video.

Residencies are expected to take place from April to December 2019 for between two to four weeks. During the residency artists are expected to develop new work or new ideas based on the unique site, and engage with local artists and Artlink members. This engagement could be through presenting artist talks, workshops, demonstrations or other events.

Artists will be paid a residency fee of €6500/5000 for undertaking the residency. The residency fee covers all flights, accommodation, transport, materials, living expenses and artist’s fee. The selected artists are responsible for arranging their own accommodation and travel arrangements and managing their budget as appropriate.

There are four residency positions available. The residencies and the associated fees are allocated as follows:

1 x Visual Artist living and working in Vesterålen [NOR] €6500
1 x Visual Artist living anywhere in the world [INTL] €6500
2 x Visual Artist living and working in Ireland[IRL] €5000 each

Selection Panel
Mary Cremin- Void Gallery
Sara Greavu – CCA Derry~Londonderry
Shelly McDonnell – Visual Artists Ireland
Steven Lewis – Artlink Ltd Board

How to Apply
Please email with 1 .pdf file to include:

  • Artist CV
  • Up to 10 images of your work and/or links to up to two video works (if applicable)
  • A brief residency proposal (max 500 words) outlining how you would engage with the local area, Artlink Studio artists and Artlink members during the residency.

Please state in the subject line of the email which strand you are applying for i.e. “Residency [NOR]”/ “Residency [INTL]” or “Residency [IRL]”.
State availability and preferred dates to undertake the residency.

For more information see:…

Open Call | Art Link Funded Residency 2019, Donegal