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Artists in Residence

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Ross Potter working in his studio

Recent FAC artist in residence Ross Potter working in his studio on ‘The Witness’, which featured in group exhibition Tracing the Swan at Holmes à Court Gallery, Vasse Felix

Fremantle Arts Centre’s Artist in Residence program attracts local, national and international artists. Home to 10 studios and a residential apartment (located at the Moores Building), FAC can accommodate a variety of disciplines and project requirements.

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

Belle Palmer (ACT) )| Follow Belle on Instagram | Studio 2

Fiona Harman (WA) | Follow Fiona on Instagram | Studio 3

Rachael Riggs (WA) ) is currently working on a collection, working title Domestic Dementia, utilising disused retro objects and vintage magazines reclaimed into femmage artworks using collage and sculpture. Follow Rachael on Instagram | Studio 4

Rachel Buch(NSW) is working on an interactive exhibition that works to recreate the themes and imagery of old children’s books into a new, modern and inclusive series of artworks. This exhibition looks at generating new ideas of what a magical Australiana looks like by combining elements of what is Australian, fantastical and ordinary together to create a series of characters, settings and objects that are relevant to what a modern fairytale in Australia would look like. Follow Rachel on Instagram | Studio 5

Holly Story (WA) | Room 4

Richard and Yishoko Gunning (WA) | Studio 6

Jacobus Capone (WA) is working with volcanic ash and copper leaf to create a large scale body of work to exhibit in Beating Heart, his largest solo show to date. 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

Heather Dunn (NSW) |  Follow Heather on Instagram | Studio 8

How to apply

Applications for the Artist in Residence program are currently closed.