The Australia Council for the Arts


The International Residencies Program was developed through sector consultation and research. Council has forged partnerships with some of the best residency providers in the world to deliver a suite of residencies that enable the development of individual artists, arts mediators, groups and organisations.

Residency Programme since: 1979
Description of Organisation:

The Australia Council for the Arts is the peak federal funding body for the Arts in Australia.

Organisation founded in: please choose
What type of organisation are you?:
  • Part of a Governmental Institution
Duration of residency:
  • Months: 6 – 12
Number of studios: N/A
Number of artists in residence at one time: 1
Studio type and size: N/A
Which disciplines does your residency cater to?:
  • Visual Art
  • Dance
  • Theatre
  • Performing Arts
  • Music
  • Literature
Is your residency wheelchair accessible?: No
Application process: Digital application
If yes, what is the amount of the fund? (in your local currency): To be eligible for Australia Council funding, you must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident.Information on the International Residencies Program can be found here: you can apply for a self-organised residency through a Development Grant for Individuals:
Selection process: By committee
Setting: N/A
Street & Number: 372 Elizabeth Street
Postal Code: 2010
City: Surry Hills, NSW
372 Elizabeth Street
Surry Hills, NSW 2010 AUS
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