Swarm Artist Residency Applications

2019 Applications are now Closed
Come play with us next year!

Calling all painters, bakers, musicians, and artists of all kinds! Join our hive this summer and make sweet, beautiful art babies with us at our gorgeous new location. Apply now to tell us about yourself and how you think you'd contribute to the community.

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SAAP Application

The Swarm Apiary Artist Program (SAAP) is a special program designed to bring exciting and emerging Chicago-based artists or artist groups into the Swarm community. Our SAAP artists will work on specific projects during their Swarm residency and teach workshops available to all Swarm attendees.

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General Application

The Swarm Resident application is where most residents will apply, and is the main general application for artists who wish to attend Swarm. 

Healing Circle Application

The Healing Arts Circle is a dedicated program for healers to offer services to our residents, amplifying the healing and growth that takes place at Swarm every year. Yoga, music or dance therapies, meditation, tarot, intuitive or psychic healing... anyone who considers themselves a healer can apply!