Sculpture Space, Inc.

Name of Residency: Sculpture Space

Sculpture Space is a non-profit, international residency program that provides specialized studio workspace for professional artists whose focus is contemporary art and sculpture.

Residency Programme since: 1976
Description of Organisation:

Offering two-month residencies and 24 hour access to a studio, Sculpture Space provides emerging, mid-career and established artists with the physical space, technical assistance, specialized equipment, financial support and uninterrupted time to fully engage in artistic exploration. Through works-in-progress receptions, guest lectures, and tours, Sculpture Space also provides artists with opportunities to interact with the public to provide cultural enrichment to the community.

Organisation founded in: 1976
What type of organisation are you?:
  • Not-for-profit
  • Independent Association/Foundation
Working Languages:
  • English
Presentation of artists’ work: Arranged on a case-by-case basis
Duration of residency:
  • Months: 1 – 3
Number of studios: between 5 and 10
Number of artists in residence at one time: 5
Studio type and size: Private studio
Accommodation type:
Private Room
Shared Apartment
Which disciplines does your residency cater to?:
  • Visual Art
  • Sculpture
  • Music
What practical facilities does your residency offer to artists?:
  • Kitchen
  • Internet
  • Computer
What artistic facilities does your residency offer to artists?:
  • Welding tools
  • Woodworking tools
  • Metalworking tools
  • Technical assistance
  • Networking
Is your residency wheelchair accessible?: Yes
Companions Allowed:
  • N/A
  • Does your residency uphold partnerships beneficial to resident artists? : Yes
    Application process: Digital application
    Do you charge an application fee for your residency?: Yes
    Do you charge a residency fee for your residency?: No
    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
    • Food
    • Supplies
    Expenses paid by the organisation:
    • Housing
    Are artists expected to do one of the following during their residency stay?:
    • Public talk
    • Donation of artwork
    Other activities happening at the space:
    • Exhibition
    Selection process: By committee
    Setting: Urban
    Nearest Airport: Syracuse Airport
    Nearest Train Station: Utica Train Station
    How to reach by plane: NYC or Syracuse Airport
    How to reach by train: Accessible by Amtrak to Utica Station
    How to reach by car: Take Interstate 90 to exit 31 (Utica exit). At the end of the exit 31 ramp take a right, and follow signs to Downtown Utica and Genesee St. You will go through 3 traffic lights and at the 4th light you are at Genesee and Lafayette St. At the intersection of Genesee and Lafayette, take a right onto Lafayette. Go through 5 lights, pass under an overpass and look for a brown house on your right. This is Gates St. Take a right and drive to the white block building-you are there!
    Street & Number: 12 Gates Street
    Postal Code: 13502
    City: Utica
    Country long: United-States