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2021 KIAC Artist in Residence Application Deadline

January 29 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

General Call
The residence accommodates two artists concurrently for research, development and production of ongoing or new bodies of work.

Artists may also have the opportunity to facilitate outreach programs such as talks, workshops and exhibitions, intended to promote interaction and professional development, and provide access to a diverse range of contemporary arts practices and theories within the community.

General Call Residencies will run in February, April through June, and from August 21 through December 31, 2021. Participants are responsible for all travel and personal expenses including food and materials related to their work.


Specific Calls
2021 Film Festival Residency
The Dawson City International Short Film Festival takes place each spring on Easter Weekend. The 2019 Film Festival presented screenings of over 80 short films and videos from around the world to over 1,400 enthusiastic cinema buffs. The festival weekend includes workshops, panel discussions and special presentations by participating filmmakers and special guests.

Filmmakers working in all media may apply for residency dates to coincide with the Film Festival and have the opportunity to participate in Festival Programming. In past years, KIAC Artists in Residence have presented their films in special screenings and talks, facilitated workshops, and participated in panel discussions.

Please mark your application “Film Festival Residency.” Please note that filmmakers may also apply under the General Call for residency dates other than those connected with the Film Festival.

For more information about the film festival visit http://dawsonfilmfest.com/

To apply to the film festival residence see application guidelines under the submenu to the left.


January 29
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Klondike Institute of Art & Culture (KIAC)
902 Second Avenue
Dawson City, Yukon Y0B1G0 Canada
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867 993 5005