Welcome to the Residencies/ Open Calls page. Here we collect helpful resources on funded residencies and open calls in NL and abroad. 

Fully Funded Residencies

Fully Funded Residencies is an independent, small-scale and artist-run initiative acting as a platform that gathers and redistributes information to the greater transnational community in an attempt to make art opportunities more accessible and transparent.  

Initiated in 2018, FFR is is fuelled by the volunteer work of Mila Panić, Paloma Sanchez-Palencia, Lena Skrabs, Enrico Floriddia, Matthias Pitscher, Saša Tatić, Eliot Moleba, Rebecca A. Layton

Artist Open Calls

Run by artists, for artists. This is a service for visual artists, to bring you the best UK and international arts opportunities, residencies, open calls, commissions, bursaries, arts funding and arts jobs. Read the Terms & Conditions of all opportunities before you apply for anything.

Post-academic Art Institutes in NL


Jan van Eyck Academie  


The Jan van Eyck Academie is an international post-academic art institute that offers space to ambitions, plans and work of artists, designers, writers, curators, thinkers.  


Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten  


The Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten in Amsterdam selects exceptionally talented artists and offers them high quality artistic, technical and theoretical facilities. Research, experiment and developing innovative art practices are of central importance.  


De Ateliers   


De Ateliers is an independent artists' institute which is run by visual artists. It focuses on the artistic development of young, talented artists from within the Netherlands and abroad. Though similar to a post-academic teaching facility, de Ateliers is not an educational institution.  

THE VOID 07 | The Future of Art Residencies

In this episode, we hear a conversation between Sepp Eckenhaussen from the INC team and Bruno Alves de Almeida from the Jan van Eyck academy, concerning the status of contemporary art residencies in the Netherlands.
Amongst the questions discussed are how to imagine the future of residencies in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, and what the position of residencies is in a world full of crises.