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Blairmore/Rocky Mountains | Gushul Studio Residencies – Open Call

Length of Stay: One to Four months Duration
Deadline: Ongoing
Location: Blairmore, Alberta, Canada

The Open Call Gushul Studio Residency is available to the following applicants:

  • Canadian Artists and Writers
  • Non-Canadian Artists and Writers

Applications for Open Call Gushul Studio Residencies are accepted on an ongoing basis for both the Artist’s Studio and Writer’s Cottage. The Cottage accommodates a maximum of two writers and the Visual Artists’ Studio accommodates two working artists with room for two additional non-working occupants. Both facilities are separate buildings situated in proximity to one another in the town of Blairmore, Alberta, situated directly beside the historic Trans-Canada Railway line in the spectacular eastern slope of the Rocky Mountains

For information and full details related to application procedures and requirements, please refer to Gushul Studio Residency Application Guidelines.

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Self-directed Arts Residencies

These nine unique studios, each designed by a distinguished Canadian architect, are located in a secluded wooded area of The Banff Centre. The studios offer a concentrated, retreat environment to professional artists engaged in the creation of new work.

Applications are accepted from artists of a variety of disciplines: writers, composers, singer-songwriters, visual artists, screenwriters, playwrights, literary translators, curators, art theorists, and professionals working in theatre, dance and film at the conceptualization or research stage of a project.  Acceptance is based on an application/adjudication process.

For more information and to apply:
The Banff Centre, Office of the Registrar ?Email: arts_info@banffcentre.ca Phone: 403.762.6180 or 1.800.565.9989 ?http://www.banffcentre.ca/leightoncolony/