New York Residency

Studio 209 NY Open Call International Studio & Curatorial Program

Studio 209 NY, is part of the International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP) in Brooklyn, NY. ISCP is New York’s most comprehensive international visual arts residency program, supporting the creative advancement of contemporary artists and curators, and promoting cultural exchange.




This residency is open to Qatari artists aged 21+ for the duration of 3 months. Students enrolled in an Academic program at the time of the residency are not eligible to apply.

Once accepted, the resident is responsible for securing their leave of absence with their employers for the 3-month period of the residency program. Fire Station can provide a reference letter addressed to the employer that states the artist’s acceptance into the residency.


What the residency offers:


The residency includes 24-hour access to a private furnished studio space, communal facilities, regular studio visits from guest critics, field trips to museums, galleries and other cultural venues. Accepted residents are granted living and materials allowance, accommodation allowance, and one return travel ticket.

Only one artist is accepted per residency term.