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APPLY

ELIGIBILITY

 

We welcome applications from individuals with diverse backgrounds and disciplines. The program is inclusive and accessible to artists of all ages, nationalities, and artistic fields. While our main focus is on visual arts, we also welcome applications from performing artists, writers, and filmmakers. We encourage both emerging and established artists to apply; however, all applicants should demonstrate a strong dedication to their respective practices.

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RESIDENCY DATES

 

There are set start and end dates, and residents are expected to fully participate throughout the entire duration of the program.

2024

REGULAR

RESIDENCY PROGRAM

March 28 - April 23

April 25 - May 21

June 20 - July 16 
July 18 - August 13

August 15 - September 10 

October 10 - November 5

November 7 - December 3

EMERGING ARTIST

RESIDENCY PROGRAM

May 23 - June 18

September 12 - October 8

APPLICATION PROCESS

Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis, and there is no fixed deadline. We recommend submitting your application six months to one year in advance to secure your preferred dates and allow sufficient time for potential funding applications. However, opportunities may also arise within a matter of weeks due to unexpected openings. You can expect a response from us within 2 weeks to 1 month after submitting your application. If you are chosen as a finalist to advance in the selection process, we will extend an invitation for an interview with two members of our team. If selected to participate in our program, you can expect to receive an invitation letter within a week following the interview.

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS 

 

REGULAR

RESIDENCY PROGRAM

1. Complete the application form, ensuring all fields are filled out.

2. Forward a PDF document comprising your CV and portfolio (including a bio, artist's statement, and 10 images of your work) to admissions@casalu.org. Please refrain from sending individual images; the PDF must be attached to the email. We do not access external links, such as Google Drive or Dropbox.

 

3. When composing the email subject, please write “APPLICATION FOR REGULAR RESIDENCY PROGRAM”.

EMERGING ARTIST

RESIDENCY PROGRAM

1. Complete the application form, ensuring all fields are filled out.

2. Submit your CV and include 10 images of your previous work to admissions@casalu.org.

3. When composing your email subject, please write “APPLICATION FOR EMERGING ARTIST RESIDENCY PROGRAM”.

RESIDENCY FEES AND FUNDING

 

Numerous international artists secure funding to cover their residency expenses through their respective cultural ministries or other funding programs. Once admitted, we will provide artists with an invitation letter that can be utilized for funding applications. You can explore funding resources here.

Alternatively, artists have the option to personally cover the residency costs. Details about residency fees can be found here.

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