1Shanthiroad studio/gallery


Venue: 1Shanthiroad Studio/Gallery, Bangalore
Deadline: May 15th, 2021
Residency dates: 1st July – 30th July.

Submit applications to nextstepresidency@gmail.com

1Shanthiroad/SSAF-NEXT-STEP Residency Program

Open call for applications for the NEXT-STEP residency program for Visual Arts, inviting submissions from all over India, and 2021’s edition will be held during the month of July.

The NEXT-STEP residency program offers 5 participating artists the following:

  • Accommodation at 1Shanthiroad Studios
  • Food (Lunch provided every day, groceries for other meals)
  • Round trip transportation (proof required for reimbursement)
  • Production stipend for each artist to produce work during the one-month Residency


  • Applicants should have completed their BFA or MFA in Visual Arts. Self-trained artists with a minimum of 2 years of experience in the field.
  • Applicable for Indian nationals only.
  • A portfolio/Links that includes your recent work & CV

Deadline May 15th, 2021

An independent jury will deliberate and select the five artists. Announcements of selected artists will be made on the 1st week of June 2021. The NEXT-STEP residency program is generously supported by Sher-Gil Sundaram Arts Foundation.