CEC ArtsLink residencies in the USA for Ukrainian artists (and 36 other eligible countries!)

CEC ArtsLink invites artists and arts managers in visual and media arts from 37 eligible countries to apply for structured residencies at US arts organizations.

The five-week residencies will take place in fall 2016. ArtsLink places Fellows at established US non-profit arts organizations and covers associated living, working, travel, and health insurance costs. Applicants do not need to have contacts with organizations in the US to apply for this program, but proficiency in English is required. Since 1993, 547 Fellows have participated in Residencies at 316 arts organizations throughout the US.

Submission deadline for Fall 2016 ArtsLink Residencies is October 15, 2015. Application and Guidelines

Applicants in performing arts and literature may apply in October 2016 for residencies in 2017.

Artists and arts managers from eligible countries who want to carry out self-directed projects in the US and have a letter of invitation from a non-profit organization or individual in the US should apply for ArtsLink Independent Projects (deadline December 3, 2015). 

Eligible countries: Afghanistan, Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Egypt, Estonia, Georgia, Hungary, Israel, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lebanon, Lithuania, Macedonia, Mongolia, Moldova, Montenegro, Palestine, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Syria, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan.

Please visit our website for more information.


Good luck!