OPEN CALL for THAT STUDIO GRANT 

APPLY FOR OUR APRIL SESSION

The Here & There Collective (THAT Co.) is committed to uplifting and connecting contemporary artists from the Asian diaspora by providing direct support to artists and opportunities for a deeper connection with our community. Starting in 2022, THAT Co. is launching a studio grant that will provide artists the opportunity to create work in a private studio located in Brooklyn, NY for a 3 or 6-month period.

What you will get:

  • 24/7 private access to our beautiful studio space located in the Bushwick neighborhood in Brooklyn, NY for either a 3 or 6-month period
  • Opportunity to connect with THAT Co.’s community of artists, gallerists, and curators
  • Promotion on THAT Co. platform

Criteria:

  • Open to all artists who identify as part of the Asian diaspora
  • US citizen or have a valid visa
  • Must be able to commute to studio space located in Brooklyn, NY
  • Must be able to start April 1, 2022

Selection Committee

Dominique

Dominique Fung
Artist
@dominiquefung

Claire

Claire Kim
Curatorial Advisor
@mediumrareclaire

Tammy

Tammy Nguyen
Artist
@tammowhammo

What are the important dates?
Submissions open: March 1, 2022
Submissions deadline: March 14, 2022 (at 11:59PM ET)
Selected artist announced: Mar 28, 2022
Studio grant start: Apr 1, 2022

What can I expect in the studio?
THAT Studio is a beautiful 600 sq ft. space located in the Bushwick neighborhood of Brooklyn, NY. Selected artists will be the sole artist in residence and have 24/7 access for the duration of the studio grant. Basic furnishings, air conditioning, heat, and internet will be provided. The artist will be responsible for art materials and specialized equipment.

What is expected of me?
The selected artist will be expected to host studio visits with THAT Co. sponsors and give a virtual studio visit on THAT IG platform (to be coordinated with THAT Co. team). Artist is also expected to follow the rules of the building and be a good steward of the space. As the program is meant to be a gift of time, there is no expectation of finished work at the end of it, you are free to use it as you choose.

What is not included in the grant?
Accommodations, visa sponsorship, cost of living, art materials, transportation, or other stipends are NOT included.

What will I need to apply?
Resume/CV in PDF, an artist statement in 500 words or less in PDF, work samples PDF with 10 images of recent work with captions and/or links to videos.
To apply, you must fill in the Google form.

Is the studio live/work?
No. The studio space is strictly for work. The selected artist is expected to have their own accommodation and be able to commute.

What if I have other questions?
Email us at hellohereandthereco@gmail.com

The Here and There Collective, LLC is a New York limited-liability company operating through a fiscal sponsorship with Players Philanthropy Fund, a Maryland charitable trust recognized by IRS as a tax-exempt public charity under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code (Federal Tax ID: 27-6601178). Contributions to The Here and There Collective are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

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