Open Call- Artists Studios at The Model 2020

The Model

Applications are now being accepted for Artists’ Studios, available for rent at The Model in Sligo.

Located in Sligo, The Model is distinctive internationally as a multi-disciplinary arts organisation that is led by the contemporary visual arts. The Model takes an integrated approach to programming, with a strong focus on contemporary culture and relevant global issues, which are mediated inclusively to diverse audiences.

Studio rentals are available for 1 or 2-year licence agreements commencing 2 April 2020.

Fees for the studios are €225 per month which includes utilities and broadband. Studios are unfurnished, have 24-hour access and measure approx 7 x 4 metres. Applicants should note that the studios are not residential and parking is not included. Paid parking is available at a daily rate in nearby Sligo County Council Car Parks.

Application Criteria

Applications should include:

  • Cover Letter - Describing your professional artistic practice and making the case for a Studio. Two pages max.
  • CV - Two pages max
  • Artist’s Statement
  • Digital examples of work – Please send large files by wetransfer


Apply by email to

Closing date for receipt of applications: 12 noon Thursday 20 February

Candidates will be notified of the outcome by Friday 6 March