Anna Whitehead in Fisher Studio

Who Comes to Hambidge

Hambidge encourages applications from creative minds representing the widest possible range of perspectives and demographics. Visual artists, writers, poets, scientists, ceramicists, musicians, choreographers, chefs and beyond.

Below are the categories in which applicants are judged by our distinguished panelists.

ARTS & CULTURE ADMINISTRATORS
Administrators working for arts, culture or environmental organizations, or independently (a freelance curator, for example). It is not a requirement that the organization be a non-profit.

CERAMICS
Functional, Sculptural

CULINARY ARTISANS
Chefs, Cookbook Writing, Food Styling, Food Photography, Food Preservation, Recipe Development

DANCE
Choreography, Performance, Theory, Writing

MUSIC
Composition, Performance, Vocal, Theory, Writing

SCIENCE
All branches of science

Note: Because we do not have lab facilities, this residency mainly offers scientists a place to write and/or organize research, however, scientists working in the Natural Sciences or Environmental Sciences are welcome to explore the property for their purposes.

VISUAL ARTS
Book Arts, Ceramics, Conceptual Art, Digital Imaging, Design (including Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Graphic Design, Industrial Design, Environmental Design), Drawing, Environmental Art, Fiber Arts, Film & Video, Installation Arts, Metalworking, Mixed Media, Multimedia Art, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, Woodworking

Note: We do not have darkroom or printmaking facilities, but provide exploration space for artists working in those disciplines. Those working in wood or metal must bring their own tools and machinery.

WRITING
Academic Scholarship, Criticism, Fiction, History, Poetry, Journalism, Literary Nonfiction, Nonfiction, Philosophy, Playwriting, Screenwriting, Storytelling


CHILDREN?
Hambidge has successfully hosted several residents accompanied by their children. We are still developing our parental program, but we are quite willing to work with resident parents to find the best timing and to recommend part-time childcare for their stay. If you would like to discuss available arrangements before applying, please contact our Operations Manager, Christine Jason.