Deadline: June 11, 2014

In 2011, The Watermill Center and ArteEast partnered to launch an annual residency supporting the development of a new work by artists based in the Middle East and North Africa. Artists, art practitioners and institutions based or active in the Middle East and North Africa are invited to apply for the opportunity to participate in a residency program at Watermill Center. Eligible participants are citizens and/or residents of the following countries:

Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Iran, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libia, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic, Tunisia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Yemen.

Artists will be selected by The Watermill Center Selection Committee as well as by members of the ArteEast staff.

Artists interested in applying should visit and select the Residency Program 2015 Application. There is a section in the application to indicate that you are a citizen and/or resident of the region. All artists from that region will be considered for this partnership.

For the complete Watermill Center Application Guidelines please click here.