Open Call

The Neon Museum National Artist Residency 2021

The Neon Museum

With Funding
Free / No Costs
Las Vegas, United States


Artists over the age of 18 and based in the United States are eligible to apply.

Number of Participants

This residency program is best suited to individual artists. Alternative arrangements may be possible if requested in submission.


Selection Results (Announcement Dates)


October 25, 2021 - December 05, 2021


  • $3,000.00 material budget (one-time)
  • $800.00 travel budget
  • $2,500.00 stipend (one-time)


Individual Studio, Installation Space




No meals

Public Programs

Community Engagement , Online Exhibition, Open Studios, Performances, Workshops


Dance, Digital Media, Drawing, Fiber Arts, Installation, Moving Image, Multimedia, Music, Painting, Performance Art, Photography, Printmaking, Research, Sculpture, Social Practice, Sound Art, Textile, Theatre, Video Art, Visual Arts



Program Description

Now in its sixth year, The Neon Museum National Artist Residency is designed to expand the interpretive potential of the museum collection. The selected artist, working in the fields of digital, performance or visual arts, will have the opportunity to develop a project inspired by The Neon Museum collection. Engagement with the community is an important residency component through a workshop or specific engagement project. The 2021 residency program will span six weeks from Monday, October 25 through Sunday, December 5, 2021, with the first two weeks conducted virtually and the final four weeks completed on location in Las Vegas.

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