MD AIR Artist-in-Residence Program for 2018

Deadline: 04/07/2018

The Howard County Arts Council, located in Ellicott City, Maryland, is excited to announce its collaboration with the Howard Hughes Corporation to establish the Merriweather District Artist in Residence Program (MD AIR). Up to 3 artists will receive a $10,000 stipend, studio space, and living space to create new work in our community (Columbia, MD) from June 1 – July 31, 2018. MD AIR is open to local, national and international artists working in all media including, but not limited to, performance, video, 2-D and 3-D visual arts, dance, music, and the spoken word; priority consideration will be given to artists exploring light, music, technology and/or interactivity in their work.

The full Call For Entry is available at A list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) is available at

Visit to apply.

Image: Chapel Oak Vessel by Foon Sham (HCAC photo)

Katie Wofford
Howard County Arts Council

Phone: (410) 313-2787


Location: Maryland