Call for Applicants:

Resident Artist: Fellowship Program
Living Arts Centre
2020-2021

Application Deadline: Currently not accepting applications.

The Living Arts Centre (LAC) in Mississauga is currently not accepting applications for our Fellowship Program. This Program seeks to support local, national and international emerging artists, who have graduated from a post-secondary institution within the past 2 years. Accepted Fellows will be those who demonstrate dynamic artistic promise.

The Program is designed to support Fellows in a collaborative environment as they begin their careers. Fellows should expect to receive insight into their artistic practice, professional development, and feedback on how to become competitive in the arts industry.


The aim of the Fellowship Program is to:
-Provide professional studio space
-Support professional development
-Foster a collaborative and supportive atmosphere
-Promote interdisciplinary experimentation with other Fellows and LAC Residents
-Provide networking and commission opportunities
-Allow for creative freedom through self-directed residency


The LAC offers professionally equipped studios in the areas of:
• Ceramics
• Woodworking
• Glass
• Flameworking
• Painting and Drawing
• Sculpture
• Photography (analog and digital)
• Textiles
• Jewellery 
• Interdisciplinary

2019-2020 Fellow in Glass, Amee Raval. Image courtesy of the artist.

Fellowships are awarded based on application review and studio availability. The LAC offers competitive and subsidized studio rental rates. Expenses are paid by artists. Living and transportation expenses are not covered through the Fellowship.

Learn more about the LAC’s Studios.

Learn how to Apply.

**Please note you are applying to the Fellowship Program in your cover letter** 


For more information on the Fellowship or Residency Program, please contact us at residency.residency@livingarts.on.ca.


We encourage applications from individuals that represent the full diversity of communities in Canada, including complexities of intersecting identities such as ability, age, class, gender, race and sexual orientation.