kala art institute, artist residency program
call for entries


Kala Art Institute offers several call-for-entries opportunities throughout a year.


Open Seas, Call-for-Entry Exhibition
Deadline: July 11, 2014

Kala Gallery announces Open Seas, a call for entries exhibition open to artists working in all media. Open Seas seeks work by artists who explore the idea of borders from a wide range of perspectives. Click here for more information and application guidelines.


he Kala AIR application is now online at kala.slideroom.com. Hardcopy and email submissions are no longer accepted. Applications are reviewed three times per year: March 15, July 15, and October 15. Artists may apply for 1-, 2-, or 3-month residencies, and must specify the desired residency length in the application. 6-month residencies also exist, but are only available to continuing and returning Artists-in-Residence who have completed a 3 month residency.

Application deadlines:
March 15
residencies starting in April, May, June, July, or August
July 15
residencies starting in August, September, October, November, or December
October 15
residencies starting in November, December, January, February, or March

Click here for the application guidelines.