The  Low-Immersion Studio Residency is a 5-week program that provides working space and access to TAC’s studio facilities and equipment to textile artists and designers. Residents will share 500 sq feet open studio space, and have a dedicated pin wall and desk space.

Program Details

Studio Access & Benefits
Tuition & Scholarship
Upcoming Sessions
Application & Selection Process

Studio Facilities

  • 5 x 5 ft open working space with wall + desk
  • Shared working floor space
  • 24/7 access to TAC studio facilities
  • 9 x 10 ft gallery/documentation wall
  • Wi-Fi
  • Shared Kitchen + Lounge

Additional Benefits

  • Access to resources and fiber arts community
  • Exposure through TAC marketing and social media
  • 30% discount on classes and equipment rental during the residency and up to 30 days after
  • Opportunities for exhibiting work at the end of the residency


The tuition of Textile Arts Center’s Low Immersion Studio Residency Program is $500 per resident, with additional $200 security deposit.




April 11 to May 15, 2022 // Call: Jan 15 – Feb 15  // Acceptance: March 15, 2022


Summer // July 11 to August 14, 2022  // Call: April 15 – May 15 // Acceptance: June 15, 2022


Fall // October 10 to November 13, 2022 // Call: July 15 – Aug 15 // Acceptance: Sep 15, 2022


We are looking for artists and designers at all career stages, working in textile/fiber media. Eligible applicants must be 21+ years old and have good English proficiency. We encourage international artists to apply, but applicants are responsible for all necessary VISA arrangements and fees.


All applications must be submitted digitally through Slideroom.

Application URL:

Application fee: $10

All applications must be submitted digitally through Slideroom by March 22, 2021

Selection Process

The selection process is led by a committee of Textile Arts Center’s staff, as well as professionals working in different fields of textile arts.

Selection criteria include:

  • Proposal for work/research to be developed during the residency 
  • Artistic Merit
  • Community Engagement

Application Calendar