Start: January 1, 2019
12:00 am
End: February 4, 2019
12:00 am

Event Venue

252 Green Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222, USA

A community of international creatives, Mothership NYC ( is a combined live-work space and presentation arena dedicated to offering the U.S. audience access to current art from other countries and to bring creative people together for artistic cross-pollination and transnational collaborations.
In collaboration with nonprofit NOoSPHERE Arts (, Mothership NYC is pleased to offer an annual grant program: Once a year, we will provide a month-long residency free of charge to one talented international artist and/or curator. Selected by a committee of peers, the award winner will spend their time on board Mothership NYC in Brooklyn developing a creative project for presentation to the NYC audience.

We are open to all media, but the private work space is most suitable for the following disciplines: visual art, painting, drawing, writing, film, theater, dance, performing arts, filmmaking, animation, new media, and curatorial. This opportunity is open to artists of all nationalities.

The resident stays in private living quarters in our live-work community housing 5-6 artists total.
The private work space comes with desk, wifi and an easel. Kitchen, lounge, and bathrooms are shared.

Financial Support: 
The award winner receives one month’s free accommodation in private live-work space. We will also cover the reception costs for awardee’s final show.
Travel, art supplies and living expenses are your own responsibility.

Artist Contribution: 
We expect the awardee to give a slide talk about their work at our monthly 2nd Tuesday salon and present their residency project at a public event towards the end of their month-long stay.

Residency Period: 
One month in 2020

The current application period runs throughout the month of January until February 4, 2019.
For complete SUBMISSION GUIDELINES, please go to:

New-York-City_NOoSPHERE-Arts-Residency-Award (pdf)

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Mothership NYC | NOoSPHERE Arts

International artists’ collective in Brooklyn
  Mothership NYC is a combined live-work space and presentation arena for international artists across multiple disciplines…