Visual Art Center of Richmond

Richmond, VA, United States
Application Deadline: 
April 1, 2020
E-mail address: 

The VisArts Artist Residency Program offers a residency from August 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021, to a poet, fiction writer, or nonfiction writer at the Visual Arts Center of Richmond in Richmond, Virginia. The residency includes studio space and a stipend of $5,000; writers are also paid to teach two classes at the Visual Arts Center. The residency does not include housing. Submit an application, a curriculum vitae, a personal statement, two references, and a writing sample of 10 pages of poetry or up to 25 pages of fiction or nonfiction with a $30 application fee by April 1. Visit the website for more information.

Accessibility accommodations include public transportation to the venue, elevator access to all residency spaces, accessible doorways and pathways, accessible restrooms, and accessible parking. Contact Michael Zetland, director of operations, at (804) 353-0094, ext. 214 or for additional accessibility details.

Contact Information

Visual Arts Center of Richmond, VisArts Artist Residency Program, 1812 West Main Street, Richmond, VA 23220. Jordan Brown, Director of Education and Programs