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April 30, 2019

Artist Residency at Main Street Arts

  • Submission Deadline: April 30, 2019
  • Type: Residency
  • Location: Clifton Springs, NY

Main Street Arts offers one-month and two-month artist residencies. Resident artists have access to one of two 200 square foot studio spaces located on our second floor. Artists interested in becoming a part of the Main Street Arts community should follow the application process below for consideration.

Currently accepting applications for April, May and June 2019 residencies


Studio Only: $200 for 1 month or $350 for 2 months

Studio and Housing: $400 for 1 month or $700 for 2 months


• 24 hour access to your studio

• Option to show your work in the gallery

• Ability to sell work in our online store

• Off street parking in private lot behind gallery


• Contemporary art gallery (studios on second floor)

• Electric Kiln–Amaco (Model: AH 25 SF) 7 cubic feet, front-loading

• Electric potters wheel

• Etching press (Jack Richeson & Co. 23” Large Press)

• WiFi

• Central Air and Heat

• Common kitchen area with coffee pot, refrigerator, microwave, sink


Main Street Arts has two housing options available:

• A private apartment 1.5 miles from the gallery (resident will require a car).

• A private studio apartment half a mile from the gallery.

• Both apartment options require a $200 security deposit, which is returned
following a walk through of the apartment after the residency.


• Submissions are reviewed and awarded quarterly

• Awards will be granted based on quality of work

• Residents have the opportunity to teach a workshop during their residency

Application Deadlines

• October 31 for a residency during January, February, or March

• January 31 for a residency during April, May, or June

• April 30 for a residency during July, August, or September

• July 31 for a residency during October, November, or December

Still have questions about the residency program at Main Street Arts?
Check out our frequently asked questions section, or contact us for more information.