Gushul Residency Length, Availability, & Fees

The length of Gushul Residencies generally range from one month to four months. Longer or shorter stays may be arranged pending availability.

Residencies begin on the first day of a calendar month, and end at 12 noon on the last day of a calendar month.

Applicants are asked to indicate on the appropriate Gushul Residency Application Form their preferred months and duration of stay. Residencies can be scheduled year round. Residents who wish to return for a subsequent residency may reapply.

Applicants are also asked to indicate their preference for either the Studio or the Cottage, according to what will most appropriately meet their needs. Please see the Gushul Residency Facilities page. The selection committee reserves the right to make recommendations regarding building choices to best accommodate applicants.

Fees

Residents are responsible for all expenses related to the cost the residency, including travel, food and materials. Residents are also responsible for the monthly Rental Fee of the facility.

Fees for Open Call Residencies (Residency Fees are GST Included)

Artist’s Studio $800.00 CAD/ Month, $500.00 CAD/ Half Month, $325.00 CAD/Weekly

Writer’s Cottage $600.00 CAD/ Month, $400.00 CAD/ Half Month, $225.00 CAD/Weekly

Please note, all Residents are expected to return the facilities to the very clean state that they were in when they arrived. Additional fees will apply!

Fee Payment is made in two installments. Each installment is half the total Residency Fee. The first installment is due following confirmation of the Residency. The second installment is due three months prior to the residency period. International electronic payment can be made to the University of Lethbridge via Western Union and GlobalPay, and Canadian payments can be made by bank transfer or cheque - please contact art@uleth.ca for full payment process and options.

Availability of the Studio and Cottage

Please check the Calenders below for availability:

Gushul Studio

 

2018

2019

2020

January

Occupied

Occupied

Vacant

February

Occupied

Occupied

Vacant

March

Occupied

Occupied

Vacant

April

Occupied

Vacant

Vacant

May

Occupied

Occupied

Occupied

June

Occupied

Occupied

Occupied

July

Occupied

Occupied

Vacant

August

Occupied

Occupied

Vacant

September

Occupied

Occupied

Vacant

October

Occupied

Occupied

Occupied

November

Occupied

Occupied

Occupied

December

Vacant

Vacant

Vacant

 

 

Gushul Writer's Cottage

 

2018

2019

2020

January

Available

Jan 3-31

Vacant Vacant

February

Available

Feb 1-16 & Feb 25-28

Vacant

Vacant

March

Occupied

Vacant

Vacant

April

Vacant

Vacant

Vacant

May

Vacant

Occupied

Occupied

June

Occupied

Vacant

Vacant

July

Occupied

Occupied

Vacant

August

Vacant

Occupied

Vacant

September

Available

Sept 1-15

Vacant

Vacant

October

Vacant

Vacant

Vacant

November

Vacant

Vacant

Vacant

December

Vacant

Vacant

Vacant