Deadline: April 17, 2016 – Call for Artists in Residence

Gallery 263 is pleased to offer our 700-square foot space to artists of all media and experience levels for 7 weeks in the Summer of 2016. We strive to give the local Boston and Cambridge community a stake in the process, not just the product, of art making. Enjoy a comfortable, collaborative environment in which to incubate ideas, fuel discussion, and produce new work. This is a non-live-in, shared residency opportunity, and will be awarded to up to four solo artists or to one collective of artists.  Artists benefit from full access to our space and amenities, participate in critiques, and conclude their stay with an exhibition.

Residency Period: 7 weeks; June 6- July 23, 2016

Deadline to apply: Sunday April 17, 11:59pm

Application fee: $30

Studio Fee:  $275 per artist


Physical amenities include high tin ceilings and incredible natural light, great community visibility, wireless internet, A/C, plentiful outlets, mini fridge, kitchenware, microwave, approx. 25 folding chairs available, bathroom with toilet, large sink & hot water.



Be an emerging, working artist.

Have a secure living situation for the duration of the Residency.

Work well in a shared space situation.

Have a digital portfolio of recent work (~3 years) for submission to our online application.

Tell us your artwork development plan for this Summer.


Application Instructions:

Applicants must compile a pdf document containing a narrative, images, and a CV or resume. Please fully read online instructions before submitting your application.