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Tania Ferrier in her FAC studio

Tania Ferrier in her FAC studio

Fremantle Arts Centre’s Artist in Residence program attracts local, national and international artists. Home to 11 studios and a residential apartment (located at the Moores Building), FAC can accommodate a variety of disciplines and project requirements.

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International Exchange Opportunity – Coming soon!

FAC is excited to launch a new international exchange opportunity in 2021 with South Korean arts organisation Incheon Art PlatformCheck back soon for more information and details about how to apply.

Current Artists in Residence

Neridah Stockley (NT), an Alice Springs-based painter, will create a new body of drawings, paintings and ceramics in response to Rottnest Islands natural and built environs.
Neridah is represented by Michael Reid Gallery and RAFT Artspace. Studio 1

Cameron Potts (WA) | Studio 2

Emilie Monty (WA) | Follow Emilie on Instagram | Studio 3

Madeleine Beech (WA) is a multi-disciplinary artist and maker. Beech is driven by an ‘intuitive-making’ approach with an interest in material response, process, experimentation, play and the transformation of found objects and materials. Follow Madeleine on Instagram | Studio 4

Alana Digiacomo (WA) | Follow Alana on Instagram | Room 4

Tamara Marrington (VIC) | Follow Tamara on Instagram | Studio 5

Alex Spremberg (WA) will explore new painting processes in order to develop a series of works combining rational geometries with the fluidity of paint. Follow Alex on Instagram | Studio 6

Jacobus Capone (WA) is working with volcanic ash and copper leaf to create a large scale body of work to exhibit mid-2021. The series of ‘paintings’ slowly unfolding are an accumulation of icons, deciphered and distilled from previous performative undertakings since 2005. Follow Jacobus on Instagram | Studio 7

Tania Ferrier + Nikita Dunovits-Ferrier (WA) are working in collage and animation techniques using ‘Men’s’ magazines to make artworks from a feminist perspective. They will both exhibit work in the Bunbury Biennale in March 2021. They are also working together on large-scale sculptures for Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe next February. Follow Tania on Instagram | Follow Nikita on Instagram | Studio 8

How to apply

Residencies can cover the creation of new works, research, and developing your practice. Particular outcomes are not expected of FAC’s residents. Proposals are considered in relation to FAC’s other programming and studio availability.

Please Include:

  1. A current CV for each participant
  2. Hi-res images (1-4MB, min. 300dpi) of your past work with detailed information and full captions; or for writers, a sample of published text, maximum 15 pages
  3. An outline of your intended residency project (media, concept, possible activities, and potential outcomes)
  4. The intended time frame
  5. Your preferred residency space (if known)

For further information contact Bevan Honey, Residencies & Studios Coordinator at [email protected].

When to Apply
Individual artists, groups of artists, curators, writers and organisations can apply for a residency year round. Applications for the Moores Building residential apartment are currently closed due to COVID19 and the WA border closure. No interstate or international applications can be accepted at this time.

Submitting Your Proposal
To submit your proposal email [email protected]. Please note that hard copy proposals are not accepted. Links to dropbox folders and other file sharing sites will also not be considered.