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Let's make some magic happen from Japan!

We are open for any nationality, gender, and age.

We strongly embrace the inclusion of street art, graffiti art, and pop art forms that are typically not housed by traditional art residency programs.

Applicant Qualifications

  1. Ability to Speak English or Japanese.if not, your translator apps will be your best friend.

  2. Be able to do basic adulting stuff like cooking, cleaning, and laundry.

  3. Follow the rules and regulations of the residency. If you break 'em, you're gonna have to cover the repair cost. So, let's just avoid that.


* Creating works for other programs during the residency program

* Doing some religious activities, or do some charity and philanthropic work 

Applicants Expectation

Let's make some awesome art within a reasonable time frame. Some basic skills of self money-managing and scheduling during the residency will be super helpful.

  1. You are required to create 12-15 awesome artworks during our 7-week residency.

  2. We're planning an art show or an art event during the residency. Our resident artists will participate in it organized by us.

  3. Let's get the hashtags going on Social Media, Instagram or TikTok. Posting 3 times a week will be amazing!

  4. We will include "by Jerry" logo or credit on any publicity materials. 

          *You'll own the rights to all your artwork created by you.

Slot 1(8 weeks)

The Dates are Subject to change

4th June 2023〜                 29th July 2023

Slot 2(8 weeks)

The Dates are Subject to change

7th Aug 2023〜       

    30th Sept. 2023

Slot 3(8 weeks)

The Dates are Subject to change

9th Oct.2023〜       

     2th Dec. 2023

Application Requirements: 

  • Artist Statement: We want to  know what's your practice, ideas, and intentions. And most importantly, how is this residency going to help you slay the art game (500- 1000 character limit including spaces).

  •  Your CV 

  • Work Samples (8-10 Jpeg or PDF images)

Time to get selected:

  • If you make the cut, we'll contact you with a Google meet or Zoom interview. Once you're accepted, it's time to sign the contract and get ready to create some masterpieces! 

  • We also request 50,000 JPY for deposit to secure your spot via PayPal. 

Cancelation Policy:

If you cancel your residency up to 90 days before the big arrival day, we have to keep your 50% of your deposit (25,000 JPY) . If the cancellation happens less than 45 days before your slot starting date, the deposit will not be refunded, considered as a full cancellation fee. So, please don't cancel, we promise we're about to give you an experience so unique and so one-of-a-kind.

Travel Insurance and Visa:

Please get your own Travel Insurance. It is very important for you to protect yourself overseas in case of any emergency.  We will ask you to show us your travel itinerary and the proof of the insurance before your trip. If you need visa to travel to Japan, please obtain your visa in your country prior to your trip.

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