The Roundup

15 Global Residencies That'll Make You Wish You Were an Artist

by Daniel Schwartz

Photo courtesy of La Macini Di San Cresci.

Being an artist isn't easy. Emerging talents and established creatives are tasked with interpreting the world, drawing on personal experiences with hopes of making a lasting public impression. Sometimes that requires a change of scenery, a different perspective, or a moment alone.

To that end, we looked through many exceptional artist-in-residency programs — think of them as vacations with benefits for envelope-pushing artists — and were drawn to these fifteen inspirational residencies from around the world.

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