Open Call

Workspace Residency, Summer 2023

Squeaky Wheel Film & Media Art Center

With Funding
Free / No Costs
Buffalo, United States


Applicants must have a social security number in order to receive payment by filling out a W9; all payments are made via check. Full-time students are not eligible to apply. Local residents who have received a residency or solo exhibition at Squeaky Wheel must wait a period of two years before applying again to the residency. In-person residents are required to provide proof of vaccination, and are required to be masked during their time at Squeaky Wheel’s facilities.

Number of Participants



Selection Results (Announcement Dates)


August 12, 2023 - September 02, 2023


  • $300.00 travel budget
  • $1,600.00 stipend (one-time)


Computer Lab, Co-Working, Film Editing Suite


Private Room, Shared Bathroom


No meals

Public Programs

Panel, Self-Directed


Administrators, Animation, Arts Administrator, Augmented Reality, Biotech, Blockchain, Cinematography, Curatorial, Digital Media, Documentary, Film, Immersive Experiences, Installation, Interdiscplinary Arts, Mixed Reality, Moving Image, Multimedia, Museum Technology, Nonfiction, Scholar, Video Art, Video Games, Virtual Reality, Wearable Technology, Web Design, Web Development


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Program Description

Summer 2023 Residency dates: August 12–September 2, 2023 Optional $1000 financial assistance for childcare and/or disability support available Deadline to apply: February 19, 2023 Notification date: May 1, 2023 Squeaky Wheel’s Workspace Residency is a project-based residency for artists and researchers working in media arts. Offered twice per year, the residency is open to applicants from Buffalo and across the United States who are seeking resources, time, and support for ongoing projects or the creation of new work. Selected applicants will have tailored access to facilities, equipment, technical consultation, from Squeaky Wheel, as well as our Workspace Residency partners Buffalo Game Space, The Foundry, and Silo City. Residents will also have the opportunity to attend guest lectures, are provided with public opportunities to share and receive feedback for their work, to a variety of site visits and activities exploring Buffalo’s unique communities and histories.

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