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studioELL – LIC Residency


Jun 2009

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January 13, 2016

studioELL – LIC Residency
29 May – 20 June 2016
Application Deadline: 01 March 2016


studioELL is excited to offer a three-week residency in Long Island City, New York, for two artists. Application process below.

Residencies are located in Long Island City, New York. Studio supplied is a shared, modest-sized, windowless, workspace for two selected artists for a concentrated three-week period. This is a workspace residency ONLY, no additional funding, travel, lodging or supplies will be provided.


New York City Area artists who do not currently have a studio, in need of space and time to create or finish a body of work that can be completed within the time allotted.

Artists working in non-toxic materials only.

This is a solo-artist residency (no groups or collaboratives please) with 24/7 access. Artists must be prepared to work a minimum of 5 days a week in the space.


A modest studio (80 sq/ft) in the heart of Long Island City, with several mass transit options and just minutes from Manhattan.

Studio visit with galleryELL founder & director, John Ros and at least one additional studio visit with a visiting artist during your residency.

A feature on with your residency project highlighted.


Applications are due 01 March 2016.

Send your application to: submissions|at|studioELL|dot|org

Incomplete or late applications will not be considered. Be sure to supply all information requested by the deadline.

Send one (1) multipage .PDF ONLY, with the following information in this order:

01. Contact Info:
   – Name
   – Email address
   – NYC Address
   – Phone number
   – URL (optional)

02. Statement of purpose for this three-week residency: up to 500 word description of your project, and how you hope to complete it in the time allotted.

03. Artist Statement

04. Work Samples:
– Send 10 images of your project. If your project is not yet started, please send images of work that relates most closely to your proposed project.
– Label each image as follows: Title, Medium, year, dimensions (H x L x W in.)
– If your work is time based or has video documentation, please include a functional hyperlink to your .PDF where your work can best be seen. Make sure that this link stays active during the consideration process.

05. CV


There is no fee to apply.

Accepted applicants will be required to pay a 200$ security deposit which will be refunded at checkout should the space be left in the condition it was received.

There are no other fees associated with this residency.


Finalists will be notified 28 March 2016. Interviews may be conducted during this week. All decisions will be made by 01 April 2016. Accepted applicants will have 3 days to commit to attending the residency, at which point the refundable security deposit of 200$ will be due.

Check in: 29 May 2016 @ 12noon
Check out: 20 June 2016 @ 12noon


Please refer all questions to info|at|studioELL|dot|org.


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