Residencies
Residencies header image

ABOUT

Arts residencies in Maine invite all kinds of creative people to work and share ideas in some of the most beautiful settings in America. Some residencies are part of large institutions, while others operate independently or with modest backing. There is no single model, and the expectations and requirements for various opportunities vary greatly. Sometimes residents become involved in a community – sometimes they are secluded, with time to focus on their individual practice in near isolation.


Residencies in Maine exist in urban spaces, rural environments, and natural settings. They offer artists time and space away from their regular routine so they can reflect, produce, and present. They also allow artists access to a new community; to meet new people, use new materials, and experience life in a different location. Please contact the Maine Arts Commission if you would like your Maine residency listed on this page. 

Residencies in New Brunswick, AAAPNB list can be found here: http://www.aaapnb.ca/centrederessources/residences-artistes

Residencies in New Brunswick, ArtsNB list can be found here: http://artsnb.ca/site/en/resources/opportunities-for-artists/art-residency-opportunities/

For more information please contact Kerstin Gilg
Director of  Media Arts and Performing Arts
Maine Arts Commission
207/ 287-6719 - vog.eniam@glig.nitsrek

Calendar

Sun, Jan 20 - Mon, Jan 21   Auburn, ME
L-A Community Little Theatre "Avenue Q" Auditions View »
Tue, Jan 22 - Sun, Feb 17   Portland, ME
The Importance of Being Earnest View »
Tue, Jan 22 - Fri, Mar 29   Portland, ME
Smith Galtney: My Principal Ghost View »
 

Maine Arts Commission News

National Heritage Fellow, Don Roy , Opens Registration for Inaugural Weekend of Community Music View »
You're Invited to the Maine Arts Iditarod View »
Sanborn Mills Farm hiring Programs & Communications Manager View »
 

Press Release

Maine Arts Commission seeking Performing & Media Arts Program Director View »
Call to Artists View »
Waterfall Arts seeking Executive Director View »