OPEN CALL: Popps Packing Studio Residency  for Summer/Fall 2024

TO APPLY: Email poppspacking@gmail and include the following:

  • ‘Studio Residency’ in the subject header
  • Name
  • Preferred pronouns
  • Contact info, including email address and phone #
  • Where are you from?
  • A link to a website or other online platform where your work can be viewed.
  • PDF attachments of work samples( details below)
  • Resume, CV, brief bio
  • Preferred dates for your residency, and potentially alternate dates
  • Motivation for visiting Detroit/ Hamtramck and what are you looking forward to exploring?
  • A brief description of any proposed projects that you would like to work on while in residence 


File Size: 10 MB maximum
Naming: ‘Collaborative or Full Name_(year)residency ’
Work samples should include CV/Resume and one of the following submissions:
STILL IMAGES: ​​up to 10​ still images (JPEG, max 1200 pixels on any side). Each image should have a caption of ​2​00 characters or less​ that includes title, date created, medium and any other information that informs the work​
TIME-BASED: URLs to specific work on host sites (Vimeo, YouTube, Soundcloud, etc.). Each URL should have a caption of 2​00 characters or less, which provides parameters to limit reviewers experience to approx. 5 min of work and gives context to the piece.
TEXT:​ 3 ​pages. Each text piece should include a contextual summary of
​2​00 characters or less.


If you intend to do only collaborative projects, apply using one application with all names and samples of your past collaborative projects. If you intend to mix personal projects with collaborative projects, apply individually.