Western Riverina Arts (WRA) and Rooms of Requirement (ROR Space) have partnered to offer a six-week residency during 2022 for one (1) creative practitioner in Australia valued between $1,600 – $1,900. 

This residency will support an artist to work on their self-determined goals in a brand new creative co-working space in the heart of Griffith NSW on Wiradjuri Country. Artists looking to establish their first public studio space or pop-up shop with walk-through traffic are strongly encouraged to apply. The recipient will be surrounded by like-minded creatives and have opportunities for collaboration. All creative disciplines that can be undertaken in a small studio environment are eligible to apply.

The residency offers:
–       Fully subsidised studio space.
–       In-kind support.

The aims of this residency are to encourage networking and develop career pathways for artists by offering new opportunities and the space to create.

Residency Features and Benefits

  • Use of a private studio room of 3×2.5m or 4×3.3m at ROR Space.

  • Opportunity to hold a fully supported exhibition or artist talk at ROR Space at a later date.

  • Daily ROR Space access between 7am and 8pm.

  • Access to gallery space to display a selection of works, wears and creations.

  • Unlimited WiFi and electricity.

  • Online promotion via ROR Space and WRA.

  • Networking and an invitation to all ROR events.

  • Printing and scanning facilities.

  • Access to private meeting room.

  • Accessible building and facilities.

  • Common kitchen area.

  • Use of courtyard.

  • Secure off-street parking.

  • Potential assistance with local transport*

Key Dates
Applications Open: 4th April 2022
Applications Close: 24th April 2022
Applicants notified of outcome: 26th April 2022* (Subject to change)
Residency: 9th May 2022 – 20th June 2022

How To Apply
Please fill out the online form below. If you require assistance or have further questions please get in touch with Camille at comms@westrivarts.com.au or 0455 217 671.