Applications are now open, closing midnight Tuesday 12 July 2022

Supporting individual contemporary composers with one month in a professional sound-specific space to develop a new idea or an existing project.

Artists will receive exclusive use of a City of Sydney Creative Studios space, $1300 stipend, 8 hours in our large recording studio with control room access, and 2 hours of mentoring with an industry professional.

Applications are welcome from composers working across all fields including music, theatre, film, gaming, VR, installation, dance, animation, podcasts and audiobooks.

Key Dates

Applications Open: 8 June 2022

Applications Close: Midnight Tuesday 12 July 2022

Outcome Notifications: Week ending 9 September 2022

First residency begins: Monday 19 September 2022

Second residency begins: Monday 17 October 2022

Brand X is committed to providing a safe space for diversity and accessibility. If you have access requirements, or for any other enquiries please contact [email protected]



Eager to explore your concept? Venue hire starts from $17/hour - Book space to develop your practice. 

Image Credit: Opening of City of Sydney Creative Studios operated by Brand X, 2022. Photograph by Matt Lambley.