November 30, 2023

Studio Wayne McGregor announces call out for new artist residency: Resident 6

Applications are now open for a fantastic new creative residency with Studio Wayne McGregor.

Designed for emerging Artists who are pushing the boundaries of dance, movement and physical intelligence, RESIDENT 6 will invite six artists to make Studio Wayne McGregor their home for a year with access to their full range of spaces for making, researching, experimenting, collaborating and sharing.

The selected artists can come from any artform/background including, but not limited to, choreographers, creative technologists, visual artists, film makers, spoken word artists and will be expected to have at least three years of professional output.

Supported by the Jerwood Developing Artists Fund and Here East, the residency is free for each artist and will include the following support:

– Access to world-class studios and workspaces

– £5,000 of development funding

– Support for public sharings

– Personal mentorship from Wayne McGregor

– Training in, and use of, the Studio Wayne McGregor Smart Studio comprising five remote operated cameras and a live-editing suite

– The extensive experience of the studio’s expert team, and wider Here East innovation community

– Access to their national network of creative and digital partners

– Introductions into their global network of creative people, places and institutions

– Light touch support beyond the end of the residency programme

Closing Date: Sunday 7th January 2024

Notification Date: Friday 19th January 2024

RESIDENT 6 Launch: Saturday 27th January 2024

Tap the Find Out More button below for application details.

Photo by Gilbert McCarragher
Photo by Gilbert McCarragher