Residencies and Retreats

All Residencies and Retreats

County Council and Institutional Residencies for Writers in Ireland:

Writer and Artist in Residence-Meath County Council Library Service - 07 August 2018

Meath County Council invites applications for a Writer and Artist in Residence for the period September 2018 to December 2018. These Residencies are managed by Meath County Council Library Service. Closing date for receipt of applications is August 7th at 5:00pm

Áras Éanna, Innis Oírr – No deadline given

Artist In Residence- Civic Theatre, Tallaght – No deadline given

Education and Training Boards (ETBs) recruit Writers in Residence at various times for schools under their remit. 

Heinrich Böll Cottage, Dugort Achill – Annual deadline at end of September.

The John Mcgahern Joint Writer In Residency, St Patrick's College and Dublin City University – No deadline given.

MAKE Residency, Tyrone Guthrie Centre – Annual deadline of December for the following year.

Tyrone Guthrie Centre – Applications considered on an ongoing basis.

Tyrone Guthrie Centre International Residency Exchanges – Exchange programmes organized annually for Australia, Germany and the USA. Annual deadline of 30th September.

Visiting Writer Fellow, Oscar Wilde Centre, Trinity College Dublin – Spring application.

Writers Retreats in Ireland:

Anam Cara Writer's and Artist's Retreat - Co Cork

Cill Rialaig Arts Centre – Co Kerry

The Creative Writer's Workshop - Co Clare 

Heron's Reach – Dingle, Co Kerry

Ireland Writing Retreat – Co. Donegal

Kilcoe Writers' Retreat – Co Cork

Molly Keane Writers Retreat – Co Waterford

The Moth Magazine Retreat for Artists & Writers - Co Kerry

Old Rectory Retreat – Co Mayo

The Schoolhouse Artists Retreat and Studio – Kiltimagh, Co Mayo

Schull – Co Cork

The Tyrone Guthrie Centre at Annaghmakerrig – Co Monaghan

Writers Retreats Abroad:

Centre Cultural Irlandais – Paris, France

Horta Writing Centre – Catalonia, Spain

Jiwar- Barcelona International Residence for Artists and Researchers in Urban Creativity. 

La Muse Inn – France

Villa D’Arte – Ventimiglia, Italy

The Writers Retreat – Andalucia, Spain

Casa Ana – Andalucia, Spain

La Muse Inn – France

Camalot Castle Hotel – Cornwall, UK

H.A.L.D. [Housing Authors & Literature] – Denmark

The Edward F. Albee Foundation – Montauk, New York, USA

MacDowell Colony – New Hampshire, USA

Vermont Studio Center – Vermont, USA

Virginia Centre for the Creative Arts – Virginia, USA

Tŷ Newydd Writing Centre – Gwynedd, Wales

Prague UNESCO Creative Cities – Czech Republic

Green Acres Lakeside Resort - Salt Spring Island, Canada

Further US and international retreats on: