The Houston Artadia Fellowship is a pilot program designed to connect Houston’s diverse immigrant and refugee artists with other local artists and the international art world. Artadia fosters these connections through close collaborations with local partners, critical discourse, exhibition opportunities, and studio visits with renowned curators and artists to support and cultivate artistic excellence. Individual artists who identify as immigrants or refugees, working in any visual medium, at any stage in their career, living in Houston and its Contiguous Counties are strongly encouraged to apply. Fellows are invited to participate in conversations around art practice, sustainability, and Houston’s local art community while simultaneously receiving the resources to address needs specific to those communities.
Inaugural Houston Artadia Fellows receive the following: