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Crosstown Arts Artist Residency -  Crosstown Arts  •   Memphis, Tennessee
Deadline:  July 15, 2019
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Crosstown Arts offers multidisciplinary residencies in Memphis, TN, to visiting and Memphis-based artists and curators, working in any creative discipline including visual and performing arts, music, film, and writing in all genres.

All residencies include a private studio workspace. Studios have varying configurations and amenities. In addition to a private practice space, musician residencies include access to a shared, informal recording studio with standard recording equipment, software and a basic backline. 

Residents are provided meals five days a week in the cafe at Crosstown Arts.

Live/work residencies also include a private bedroom/bathroom next to a common living area and kitchen. A family housing option is available as well as accessible housing for differently abled residents. All residencies are offered at no cost to participants, who are responsible for covering their own studio materials and travel expenses to and from Memphis.

All residents are asked to participate in a limited number of public engagement activities (such as informal artist talks, public performance/projects, and open studio events) while in Memphis.


Three-month residency sessions are offered each year in the spring (February 1-April 30) and in the fall (September 15-December 15). Three-week sessions are available in the summer (June 3-24 and July 8-29) and can be attended consecutively. One visual arts, studio-only, 10-month residency is available per year. Crosstown Arts offers select sponsored and specialized residencies each year as part of the application process. 

Venue Info:
Crosstown Arts
1350 Concourse Ave. #280
Memphis, TN 38104
United States