1st – 26th August 2017, Courtyard Arts Centre

Artist in Residence Opportunity

WHO: Recent Art & Design graduates/newly-established artists who are looking to explore and develop their practice.

WHAT: The artist appointed will be given free gallery/studio space to make and exhibit his/her own art and may be asked to provide some creative workshops for children/adults on a theme/medium linked to the applicant’s own art practice. For the 2017 residency, we welcome applications from 2D, 3D and installation artists. Easels, tables and two small printing presses are available and the appointee will be welcome to bring his/her own equipment. There is a fully equipped ceramics studio with a kiln.

WHEN: 1st – 26th August 2017

PAYMENTS: An honorarium of £200 is available for the residency.

CHARGES: No charges

LIVING ACCOMMODATION: Not provided

DETAILS: Courtyard Arts and Community Centre is Hertford’s leading Visual Arts Venue. In our two art studios we run classes/workshops for adults and children in art and clay. We have a contemporary gallery which shows work from local, national, established and emerging artists. Courtyard has an extensive Outreach programme working in the community. In addition there is a gift shop, small café and two artists’ studios. Our opening hours are 10am- 4pm, Tuesdays to Saturdays.


The deadline for applications has now passed.
Residency organised by Peer Towers & Heather Jukes
Contact: gallerymanager@courtyardarts.org.uk