Fees | Deposit | Payment

Private Bedroom  |  Private Studio  |  All Meals

During the residence we also host optional artist presentations, a literature night, Open studio, and we encourage communal activities such as sketch walks, figure drawings and other events which may be suitable during the year.

100% of all fees are used for the running of the Artist Residency,

Expansion of the Residency & Sculpture park, 

including the rehabilitation of Chateau d'Orquevaux, The art gallery and surrounding properties. 

We are extremely grateful to have secured a private grant for the Chateau d'Orquevaux artist residency program in France! 

All accepted artists will be awarded

The Denis Diderot Grant

which will be applied towards

partial cost of the residency.

2 week Denis Diderot Grant


4 week Denis Diderot Grant


Deposit is 100% refundable up to 9 months prior to your residency. Upon second payment the deposit is non-refundable. Deposit and Grant are applied towards payment. All prices are in USD. 

Your actual cost: $2,650

2 Week Residency

 Cost $3,400

 The Denis Diderot Artist GRANT - $750



2 week shared bedroom & studio COLLABORATIVE TEAM of 2  - $4,650



4 Week Residency

Cost $6,400

The Denis Diderot Artist GRANT - $1,500

4 week shared bedroom & studio COLLABORATIVE TEAM of 2 - $8,576

An additional 

 Emerging Artist GRANT

is available to 3 individual artists each month that qualify. 

After both grants are applied the cost of the residency is

2 Week Residency actual cost $1,950 (EAR GRANT $700)

4 week residency actual cost $3,900 (EAR GRANT $1,000)

Emerging Artist COLLABORATIVE TEAMS may apply 

View Emerging artist accommodation 

Your actual cost: $4,900

The Grants will be awarded upon acceptance into the residency and will be applied towards cost once deposit is received.

The payments are processed over 3 installments as follows

Deposit to confirm residency (refundable prior to 2nd payment).

2nd payment 9 months prior to residency.

Final payment 6 months prior to residency.

In exchange for The Denis Diderot Grant The Artist agrees to contribute 

one work to the permanent collection of

Chateau d'Orquevaux. (Not Mandatory)

Travel Insurance is strongly recommended

to cover your entire trip.