Micro Residency Opportunities January 2018

Apply now to further develop your artist's practice or project idea

All art forms considered

As part of the Barn’s ongoing commitment to supporting the professional development of artists in Scotland, we offer a year-round programme of residencies, commissions, research and CPD opportunities. 

The programme includes a number of funded Micro Residencies ringfenced for Aberdeen/Aberdeenshire- based artists, wishing to undertake periods of research, develop their practice or project idea in a supportive environment.  

The Barn is now seeking applications for the final Micro Residency of 2017/18 on the 10 - 12 January (3 day slot).  Proposals in all art forms will be considered. 

The micro –residency comprises a daily stipend of £150 with access to our main theatre/performing space, gallery, and Wild Garden.

Interested artists are invited to submit a CV  along with a short proposal (no more than 200 words)of how they could use their time with us and the likely benefits to their creative practice.  

Proposals should be sent  to the Barn’s  Learning and Engagement Manager , Linzy McAvoy at learning@thebarnarts.co.uk .  


The deadlines for applications are; 

Monday 30th October @ 12 noon

Applicants will be informed of the decision by the 6th November.

For further information, please contact learning@thebarnarts.co.uk (Linzy McAvoy), or call 01330 826520