The Artist Residency Programme - How To Apply 

The Artists Residency Programme is designed to provide exposure and a working environment for artists that have a Bachelors or Masters in Fine Arts.  It is open to national and international artists in the departments of printmaking, painting and sculpture.  There are 19 studios in total, 11 in painting, 5 in printmaking and 3 in sculpture.

Period of Residency:  1st July to 30th April
Application Deadline: 31st May
Result Declared:         15th June
Joining Date:             1st July

There are three types of Residencies:

1. Foreign Artist Residency

Applications are accepted all year round and one studio space will always be available. Fees for this residency are US$ 425 for a total period of 3 months. The artist is required to provide one piece of artwork of their choice to KCA for artist documentation purposes. Please fill out the Studio on Fees Form.

2. Fellowship

This programme is for a minimum of 1 year where artists will undergo an assessment after the first year. A successful review will determine their continuation on the programme for the following year. It is at the discretion of KCA to offer a 2nd year Fellowship to the artists who have completed the 1st year - subject to review and re-application by the artist.

3. Studio on Fees

This programme is for a minimum of 3 months and maximum 2 years. Subject to availability, artists who have a Bachelors or Masters in Fine Arts may apply. In addition and subject to availability, one studio is available to those individuals from an artistic or creative field that have a Bachelors or Masters Degree for e.g. architects, designers etc.

4. Summer Residency

During the summer months of May and June all the studios in any of the departments are available for rent.


Applicants are required to download and complete their chosen programme application form below and submit the form and required documents by post to:

Anil Majmudar (Studio In-Charge)
The Kanoria Centre for Arts
KL Campus, Opp. Gujarat University,
University Road, Navrangpura,
Ahmedabad, Gujarat 380009

For further information contact | 094270 12303