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October 23rd, 2012

2013 Residencies - Call for Entries!

Artists and writers who live in New York State (including NYC) are invited to apply for month-long summer residencies at the Saltonstall Arts Colony in Ithaca, New York. Applications are now available for the first time on-line!

2013 Categories:

  • Poetry
  • Fiction
  • Photography (film or digital)
  • Painting / Sculpture / Visual Art

There are four sessions in 2013 between mid-May and late-September. Five residents are in session at a time: two writers, one photographer, and two visual artists. 

(Note: writing categories change each year.)  

Artists and writers who are awarded a residency are provided with:

  • a $500 stipend to off-set travel and other personal expenses
  • writers: a spacious private apartment with ample desk space
  • visual artists: a private apartment with adjoining studio space 
  • photographer: a private apartment that includes a fully functional wet darkroom
  • a private bathroom and a patio or balcony
  • vegetarian dinners cooked each weeknight by the colony chef
  • all groceries and a 24-hour-accessible kitchen
  • washer and dryer
  • weekly cleaning service

The stunning 200-acre Saltonstall Arts Colony is located just a few miles outside of downtown Ithaca in the heart of the beautiful Finger Lakes region.

There is no cost to attend Saltonstall. The only charge associated with the residency program is a $25 application fee. 

On-line and hard-copy application deadline is Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013.