Malo Art Residency

+52 (55) 3792 0204
maloresidency@gmail.com
Name of Residency: Eco-Aesthetics & Eco-Art Summer Residency Program

The Malo Art Residency is a five-week program designed for emerging to mid-career artists of all nationalities to advance their work in an immersive private studio environment while engaging in the vibrant cultural interchange of San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, and nearby cities. We provide experiences through visits to cultural sites and museums in a range of different cities (including Guanajuato, Mexico City and Teotihuacan) as well as workshops, lectures and bi-weekly artist talks.

Residency Programme since: 2019
Description of Organisation: Family run organization.
Organisation founded in: 2019
What type of organisation are you?:
  • Artist-Run
  • Independent Association/Foundation
Working Languages:
  • English
  • Spanish
Duration of residency:
  • Months: 1
Number of studios: 4
Number of artists in residence at one time: 4
Studio type and size: Private studio
Accommodation type:
Private Room
Which disciplines does your residency cater to?:
  • Visual Art
  • Sculpture
  • Ceramics
  • Printmaking
  • Performing Arts
  • Textile Art
  • New Media
  • Film-making
  • Curatorial
  • Photography
What practical facilities does your residency offer to artists?:
  • Private accommodation
  • Private studio / workplace
  • Kitchen
  • Space for partners, families, pets
  • Internet
  • Cleaning
What artistic facilities does your residency offer to artists?:
  • Exhibition space
  • Dance/Theatre/Performance Space
  • Library/research resources
  • Networking
  • Promotional services
Is your residency wheelchair accessible?: No
Companions Allowed:
  • Partners
  • Pets
  • Does your residency uphold partnerships beneficial to resident artists? : no
    Application process: Open call
    Do you charge an application fee for your residency?: No
    Do you charge a residency fee for your residency?: Yes
    If yes, what is the residency fee? (in your local currency): 2,500.00 USD (two thousand and five hundred US dollars)
    Do you provide the residents with any funds associated with the residency? (e.g. stipend, fellowship, production allowance): No
    Expenses paid by the artist:
    • Travel
    • Production costs
    • Food
    • Supplies
    Expenses paid by the organisation:
    • Housing
    • Other
    Are artists expected to do one of the following during their residency stay?:
    • Exhibition
    Other activities happening at the space:
    • Workshops
    • Films
    • Other
    Selection process: By committee
    Setting: Urban
    Nearest Airport: Del Bajio Airport
    Nearest Train Station: N/A
    How to reach by plane: from del bajío airport Shuttle service: Bajío Go can pick you up from the airport and leave you at the door of the residency house. They charge between $25-30 USD and you must schedule the service at least 24 hrs before your arrival by phone or through their website. Alternatively, Uber or taxis are available for a higher price. From Mexico City: Shuttle service: Bajío Go can pick you up from the airport and leave you anywhere in San Miguel de Allende. They charge between $25-30 USD and you must schedule the service at least 24 hrs before your flight by phone or through their website. Bus: There are direct buses by Primera Plus and ETN from the Mexico City airport to San Miguel de Allende or Querétaro: You can also take either of these buses from the Estación del Norte bus station in Mexico City. They charge between $25-30 USD per trip. from querétaro Shuttle service: Bajío Go can pick you up from the airport or anywhere in Querétaro and leave you anywhere in San Miguel de Allende. They charge between $25-30 USD and you must schedule the service at least 24 hrs beforehand by phone or through their website. Bus: ETN and Primera Plus bus lines provide several bus services a day to San Miguel de Allende from the Bus Terminal in Santiago de Querétaro.
    How to reach by train: N/A
    Street & Number: Hidalgo #13, Zona Centro
    Postal Code: 37700
    City: San Miguel de Allende
    Country long: Mexico
    Hidalgo #13, Zona Centro
    San Miguel de Allende 37700 Gto Mexico
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