A 6 month residency in a Finnish community of artists. Includes free accommodation, access to the print workshop, an exhibition and a grant (€400).
There isn't a single formula to collaborate with other artists. In the article below, Miranda Gavin co-founder of Tri-pod, a research and development group for photographic artists, describes their modus operandi .
If you really want to apply direct to a gallery or curator, bear the following in mind:
In house film processing, contact prints, darkroom hire, hand c-type printing, hand printing workshops, digital c-type printing, retouching and scanning.