Micro Residency Opportunities

Short, funded Micro Residency opportunities for Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire based artists who wish to develop their practice or project idea.

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. All art forms considered.

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 number of funded micro residencies ring-fenced for Aberdeen or Aberdeenshire based artists, wishing to undertake periods of research, develop their practice or project idea 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 two micro residencies in Summer 2018. Proposals in all art forms will be considered. 

Residency One (4 days): Monday 23rd – Thursday 26th July
Residency Two (5 days): Monday 6th – Friday 10th August 

Interested artists are invited to complete an online submission form that asks for details on current practice, project idea and how you will benefit from the residency time. 

The form is available to complete online here: https://bit.ly/2rIx3xc 

Artists can support their application by emailing their CV (no more than two sides of A4) to the Barns Learning and Engagement Manager , Linzy McAvoy at learning@thebarnarts.co.uk with the subject line ‘Micro Residencies.’

The deadlines for applications are Friday 15th June @ 5pm and applicants will be informed of the decision by Friday 22nd June 

Location: Aberdeenshire

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

The deadline is Friday 15 June 2018 at 17:00.