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Call for Artists for a Residency with ACRE

Deadline: March 12, 2017

ACRE (Artists’ Cooperative Residency and Exhibitions) is an artist-run non-profit based in Chicago devoted to employing various systems of support for emerging artists and to creating a generative community of cultural producers. ACRE investigates and institutes models designed to help artists develop, present, and discuss their practices by providing forums for idea exchange, interdisciplinary collaboration, and experimental projects.

The ACRE residency is open to all artists, including those with disabilities. Accommodations and assistance are available for artists with special needs. Please contact us for more information.

More information about the ACRE Residency can be found in this INFORMATIONAL PDF.

Click here for a sample application.

Click to begin your 2017 ACRE Residency Application

Application Fee due upon completion of application.

The 2017 ACRE Residency application fee increases incrementally according to the following timeline:
January 4-12: Free
January 13-March 5: $35
March 6-12: $50

DEADLINE: 11:59 PM CST, March 12, 2017

Questions or issues specific to the application may be addressed on the application instructions page, the FAQ page or can be directed to

Published by CAR_Intern on Mon, 01/09/2017 - 5:16pm