Mothers in Arts – Residency 2017


Mothers in Arts Residency (MA Residency) will be a studio space combined with a communal nursery. The Residency is specialized in supporting emerging women artists, who are also mothers. Mothers in Arts is free of charge; the artists agree on take turns to work and look after each others children around an organized work schedule.

MA Residency provides studio space for 3 artists and a communal nursery for their children. Accommodation is not provided. The residency invites emerging woman artists to apply whose children are between 3 months an 24 months old. The Residency gives new mothers an opportunity to continue their artistic development.

The trial Residency takes place in Amsterdam, the Netherlands between March 2017 and May 2017, and will be finished with an exhibition in June 2017.”