The Residency Project

 The residency is a fixed placement of 3 months, with selected artists given the opportunity to extend. Memberships to Create or Die are application based and there are only 10 placements available at any one time. Applications are open to artists of all disciplines.

What’s included

> Space to create a new body of creative work in one of our two arts centres, located in the heart of Marrickville.
> Range of types of spaces to choose from → desk, warehouse use or painting studio spaces
> 24/7 access to the space.
> Opportunity to interact, collaborate and network with other industry professionals/ artists also working within our space.
> Members ticket rates to all Create or Die events and exhibitions.
> Use of the exhibition space.
> Curatorial and production support to present the work in our venue including curation of your presentation, physical set-up assistance and consultation.
> Portfolio and representation on Create or Die’s website.
> Documentation of your process during your residency.
> PR, marketing & publicity campaign assistance for the promotion of your show on our social pages.
> Use of the photography CYC & Farr street for shooting or developing performances.

Cost of the residencies

3 month residency: $100 p/w

We aim to make these residencies as inclusive and accessible as we can, so we encourage anyone interested to apply for the following grants to assist with the cost:


Include the following information in your email:

1. Your full name
2. Link to your work (you can also attach images of your work if you do not have a website or instagram)
3. Your medium/s
4. A brief description of your practice

email to