Sweet Auburn Artist Residency

REMERGE is excited to announce our new Sweet Auburn Art Residency program! We are seeking applications from Atlanta-based visual artists who are passionate about utilizing art to build community in the historic Sweet Auburn neighborhood. This year-long residency will provide two artists with private studio space on Edgewood Avenue as well as workshop and exhibit space at REMERGE’s studio on Auburn Avenue, access to REMERGE’s networks, mentoring from artists and administrators, technical and administrative support, and financial support for required projects. 


  • Creation of two public art projects or installation 
  • Participation and leadership in Community Creations, our neighborhood art program, at least twice a month 
  • Participation in the life of the neighborhood – attend occasional neighborhood meetings and visit local businesses


Atlanta-based artists who are over the age of 18, have an interest in social impact and are aligned with REMERGE’s mission are encouraged to apply.

Key Dates & Deadlines: 

April 23rd: Residency applications open 

May 21st: Applications are due 

June 4th: Selected artists are announced 

July 5th: Residency begins 

June 30th (2022): Residency ends