Musicians, creative writers, poets, performers, visual artists and creators of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply!

GreenHill’s Pop-Up Residency is a 10-day program in which selected NC artists to create and showcase their works in the studios. A Pop-Up Residency is perfect for the artist who enjoys the interaction with visitors and likes to engage in active conversations about creative practices. Our goal is for the artist to be energized by the interactions and for the visitor to deepen their experience at GreenHill and help them make connections between the works in the gallery and an artist’s creative process.

Pop-Up Residency is a competitive process with applications accepted on an on-going basis. Materials stipend of $200 is provided for each selected artist as well as access to some of the resources of the studios. 

To apply fill out the form below.



  • $200.00 materials stipend
  • Access to studio materials and equipment (within reason)
  • Exposure!  Opportunity to show your work during First Friday and Family Night
  • Close proximity to the GreenHill galleries
  • Networking opportunities



Gabrielle Sinclair & StoryHound Theatre  | May 23- June 1, 2018

Gabrielle Sinclair of StoryHound Theatre will be joining us as our Pop-Up Resident. StoryHound is a group that creates “Performance Art Theatre” based in Greensboro, NC. They describe themselves as “a theatre company on a mission to interrupt, rethink, and illuminate form, community, and the creative process” through interactive performances for kids and families.


Beatrice Ruggeri | September 26-October 5, 2018

Beatrice Ruggeri is a visual artist living in Durham, NC who will be creating an installation about her immigrant experience relocating to the United States from Italy. The installation will focus on the balance she seeks to find between her experiences with two countries, families and cultures. Beatrice works primarily with inks, acrylics, and watercolors and will be exploring the process of installation art with this residency. 


AVAILABLE RESIDENCY DATES                                      APPLICATION DUE DATE

October 24, 2018- November 2, 2018
October 3, 2018


Read more about some of our residents here:


December 2017 Resident Daniel LeClaire

November 2017 Resident Cheston Dooley

May 2017 Resident Julia Lawing

March 2017 Resident Richard Creighton



November 2016 Resident Ronald Hargrove

October 2016 Resident Brittney May

May 2016 Resident JaySquid

March 2016 Resident Dare Coulter



November 2015 Resident Ann Tilley

October 2015 Resident Amanda Crary Gallas

September 2015 Resident Gracelee Lawrence

May 2015 Resident Allison Luce