Students graduating from BA Fine Art courses in summer 2017 and MA Fine Art courses in autumn 2016 are invited to apply. The programme is designed to help new graduates bridge the gap between full-time education and a career in the arts. Each year, the Graduate Residency Programme offers 2 new graduates a fantastic opportunity to be part of an exciting and innovative artist-led space in Stoke providing 6 months free studio space, ongoing professional development support, mentoring and guidance from Gallery directors and professional artists, and an end of show end of residency show.