Designer in Residence 2024

16 April 2024

Deadline: June 21, 2024

The Benchspace Designer in Residence Programme is currently open for submissions.

This programme endeavours to bring established designers and makers from outside of County Cork, Ireland, to showcase their work and contribute fresh perspectives to the professional makers at Benchspace. It affords the successful candidate the opportunity to create a new body of work or facilitate the exploration of innovative methodologies, within the creative community at Ireland’s first, shared, creative manufacturing hub, based in Cork City.

Programme details:
– 4 week residency that will coincide with Irish Design Week 2024 in November.
– €2,400 to cover travel and accommodation
– €200 stipend for materials
– Access to professional workshops (wood, fine-metal, digital fabrication, product photography and digital design) and equipment
– Your own studio workspace


Contact hilda@benchspacecork.ie if you have any questions.

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