The Barn: Micro Residency Opportunities

20th Dec · Dawn Hawkins

Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire Creatives

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

The programme includes a funded micro residency ring-fenced for Aberdeen or Aberdeenshire- based artists, wishing to undertake periods of research or develop their practice or project in a supportive environment.

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

The Barn is now seeking applications for a micro residency in Spring 2020. Proposals in all art forms will be considered.

Residency (2 days): Monday 10 - Tuesday 11 February 2020

Interested artists are invited to complete a short proposal (no more than 500 words.)

Artists can support their application by emailing their CV (no more than two sides of A4) to the Barn’s Head of Programme Simone Stewart at with the subject line ‘Micro Residencies.’

The deadline for applications is Tuesday 7 January @ 5pm and applicants will be informed of our decision by Wednesday 15 January 2020.