For Artists / Opportunities

The Banff Centre, Canada / BAIR Residency / Call for Artists

Submission fee
$90/day (single room) or $64/day (shared room)

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The Banff Artist in Residence (BAIR) program in Visual Arts provides time and space for individuals and groups to create new works, research innovative ideas, and experiment with different techniques and modes of production.
Participants are provided with an individual studio accessible 24-hours a day, as well as use of Visual Arts facilities including printmaking, papermaking, ceramics, sculpture, and photography. Access to these facilities is subject to additional fees.

Residency length can vary within the prescribed program dates. All residencies must begin on a Monday and last for a minimum of 12 days. Applications for residencies outside of the program dates may be accepted at the discretion of the director of Visual Arts.
Please note that on-campus accommodations and requests for specific room types are subject to availability.

Eligible media

Visual Arts