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Call for Artist, Community & Education, and Curatorial & Research Residencies

Open Call Cycle 2: SAM Residencies July 2023 to December 2024

Deadline 15 Aug 2022

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SAM Residencies is now accepting applications for its Artist, Community & Education, and Curatorial and Research residencies from May 16 to August 15, 2022. The studio-based residencies will take place within a period of one to six months. Artists and researchers from all around the world may apply.

The 2023 cycle focuses on notions of “postindustrialism”, “critical alliances” and/or the possibilities of a transformed future.

Residency programmes

  • Artist Residency – open to artists and collectives who are looking to develop artistic practices and emergent modes of artmaking.
  • Community & Education Residency – open to practitioners who explore the relationship between art practice and forms of education or whose core practice engages with local communities or the public in various ways.
  • Curatorial & Research Residency – open to curators and researchers who are working on new modes of curatorial thinking and research processes.


  • 1 x return airfare, economy class.
  • Monthly stipend of SGD$1500 (~1025 EUR).
  • Housing allowance for foreign residents.
  • A studio space OR co-working space.
  • An ‘ideas lab’ – a shared space where anyone is free to post (physically), respond, explore and flesh out ideas-in-progress.
  • Support from the museum and the Residencies team in the form of (but not limited to) institutional resources and expertise, network building, opportunities for public engagement, and a scaffold for interaction and exchange.