Residency Programs

Included on this page is information about artist residency programs in metro Atlanta, the state of Georgia, plus national and international organizations where other artist residency programs can be found. You can use the search feature on the Alliance of Artist Communities website to find listings for their members. Also, included are organizations with funding opportunities, grants, Prizes and fellowships for individual artists.

Residencies, Grants, Fellowships & Opportunities


Atlanta Beltline

100 Peachtree Street NW
Suite 2300
Atlanta, GA 30303

Atlanta Office of Cultural Affairs – Emerging Artist

233 Peachtree Street, NE
Harris Tower; Suite 1700
Atlanta, GA 30303


685 Linwood Ave. NE
Atlanta, GA 30306

Mailing address:
P.O. Box 94791
Atlanta, GA 30377

Fulton County Arts & Culture – Artist Residency Programs

Hambidge Centre* and Caversham Centre for Artists & Writers

141 Pryor Street, SW, Suite 2030
Atlanta, GA 30303

Flux Projects

Flux Projects
575 Boulevard #30
Atlanta, GA  30312
404.245. 5853

Idea Capital

c/o Alternate Roots
1083 Austin Ave.
Atlanta, GA 30307

Goat Farm

Foster St NW
Atlanta, GA 30318

The Hudgens Prize

The Hudgens Center for the Arts
6400 Sugarloaf Pkwy Bldg 300
Duluth, GA 30097
770.623.6002 x203

MOCA GA Working Artist Project

75 Bennett Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30309

WonderRoot Walthall Artist Fellowship

982 Memorial Drive
Atlanta, GA 30316


Hambidge Center for Creative Arts and Sciences*
Hambidge is the oldest artists’ residency program in the Southeast, and one of the oldest in the nation.

105 Hambidge Court
Rabun Gap, Georgia 30568

Lillian E. Smith Center for Creative Arts (LSC is now part of Piedmont College.)
The residency program at the Lillian E. Smith Center is a perfect place to find the peace and quiet of natural surroundings, positive spiritual energy, and the centeredness so important to creative expression.

333 Hershey Lane
Clayton, Georgia 30525
706.778.3000 x1233

Mailing address:
Piedmont College
P.O. Box 10
Demorest, GA 30535


Alliance of Artists Communities
The Alliance of Artists Communities is a national and international association of artists’ communities and residencies — a diverse field with 1,000s of programs worldwide that support artists of any discipline in the development of new creative work.

255 S Main Street
Providence RI 02903


Artadia: The Fund for Art and Dialogue
45 Main Street, Suite 515
Brooklyn, NY 11201

The School of Making Thinking

The School of Making Thinking (SMT) is simultaneously an artist/thinker residency program, an experimental college, and a nomadic investigation in intentional living. Our mission is to create a unique environment where participants are able to develop a creative practice that challenges disciplinary conventions of art-making, thinking and living.


Press Street
3718 St. Claude Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70117


Air-J Japan

AIR_J is a Website dedicated to disseminating information about Artist-in-Residence programs across Japan in both Japanese and English. Artist-in-Residence (AIR) is a short-term residence program to support creative activities of artists, creators, and scholars

The Arctic Circle

The Farm, Inc.
244 Fifth Ave., Suite 1443
New York, NY 10001

Arcus Foundation

The Arcus Foundation is a private grantmaking institution. Arcus’ mission is to achieve social justice that is inclusive of sexual orientation, gender identity and race, and to ensure conservation and respect of the great apes. The Foundation works globally and has offices in New York City and Cambridge, UK.

44 West 28th Street, 17th Floor
New York, New York 10001

Res Artis

Sarphatistraat 470
1018 GW Amsterdam
The Netherlands
+31 617135449 Ltd opportunities section – an information service for internationally focused professional and emerging contemporary artists and organizations

BM Box 5163
United Kingdom
44 (0) 870 922 0438


TransArtists shares knowledge and experience on residency programmes and related topics. is the platform stimulating and strengthening artists’ mobility internationally. Here you will find all about facts, use and value of international artist-in-residence (AiR) programmes as well as other cultural opportunities for artists to stay and work elsewhere.

Herengracht 474
1017 CA Amsterdam
The Netherlands

Mailing Address:
Postbus 15648
1001 NC Amsterdam
The Netherlands
+31 20 616 4225