Southern Tablelands Arts Artist-in-Residence (STA AiR)
5 distinct residency opportunities across the Southern Highlands & Tablelands of regional NSW.
The STA AiR program is open to all professional artists from all disciplines, individually or in groups.
The program embraces Visual Artists, Performers, Writers, Musicians and multi-disciplinary practises and supports new work, research and collaborations inspired by the host venue and location.
The STA AiR program is open to all Artists living within Australia. Those living within the STA region* are particularly encouraged to apply.
There are five AiR opportunities on offer at five partner organisations are: Goulburn Regional Art Gallery, Shaw Wines, Southern Cross Cinema, Retford Park and the NSW Rail Museum.
Each residency will take place between Monday 12 July – Sunday 25 July 2021 (or dates as negotiated).
Each successful applicant will receive a two week residency which includes:-
- Artist fee of $4000 ($2000 per week)
- Travel support of up to $1400
- Accommodation support of up to $2000 (for three of the five residencies. Accommodation is provided for Shaw Wines and GRAG residencies)
- Materials budget for use at any public program and over the residency of $1000
- Funding toward half day public program (optional). This may take the form of a workshop, public event or performance as proposed by the successful Artist/s $550
The STA AiR program is open to professional artists from all disciplines, individually or in groups. The program supports new work, research and collaborations inspired by the host venue and location. The program is open to artists living within Australia, those living within the STA regional area are particularly encouraged to apply.
Applicants must be available to take up the residency between 12 -25 July or if an earlier is preferred, please contact STA to discuss.
The STA Air Program is proudly funded by the NSW Government through Arts Restart.
*Southern Tablelands Arts works with six contributing local government areas of; Goulburn Mulwaree, Hilltops, Upper Lachlan Shire, Wingecarribee Shire, Wollondilly Shire and Yass Valley.