Indiana University Bloomington > McKinney International Art and Design Residency (USA)

The Eskenazi School of Art Architecture + Design at Indiana University Bloomington invites applications for a 4-6 week McKinney International Art and Design Residency. An established artist or designer will be selected whose primary country of residence is outside the United States. Applicants should be actively engaged in a contemporary artistic practice and show evidence of a national and international exhibition record. Applications from practitioners of studio disciplines, as well as criticism, are welcome.

Selected artists are required to visit for a 4-6 week period between 1 October – 11 December 2020.

The Artist-in-Residence will be selected based on the merits of their professional careers, their dedication to being part of an academic environment, and their proposal to develop and expand on their creative process utilising the facilities, unique collections, and research centres available at Indiana University. Selected applicants will be featured as part of the McKinney Visiting Artist Lecture Series and must remain in residence for the full period of the residency. In addition, prospective residents will coordinate with the Eskenazi School of Art + Design to offer studio visits, open studios, and a workshop based on technical/conceptual innovations.


  • Studio space, lodging, and an honorarium of $5000 USD.

  • Travel expenses up to $2000.

  • The cost of health insurance for the length of the appointment.

  • Up to $500 in supplies through the school.

Deadline: 1 February 2020

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