AIR Sandnes

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air@sandnes.kommune.no
Name of Residency: AiR Sandnes

AiR Sandnes offer a residency to professional artists. The artist can be from abroad, a Norwegian national or a regional artist wanting an alternative project space. The offer consists of a 1-3 months residency in Sandnes, in a rent-free studio with accommodation. AiR Sandnes  is jointly owned by Sandnes City Council and Rogaland County Council,

Residency Programme since: 1989
Description of Organisation:

AiR Sandnes offer a residency to professional artists. The artist can be from abroad, a Norwegian national or a regional artist wanting an alternative project space. The offer consists of a 1-3 months residency in Sandnes, in a rent-free studio with accommodation. AiR Sandnes  is jointly owned by Sandnes City Council and Rogaland County Council,

Organisation founded in: 1989
What type of organisation are you?:
  • Part of a Governmental Institution
Working Languages:
  • English
Presentation of artists’ work: Arranged on a case-by-case basis
Duration of residency:
  • Months: 1 – 3
Number of studios: 1
Number of artists in residence at one time: 1
Studio type and size: Private studio
Accommodation type:
Private Apartment
Which disciplines does your residency cater to?:
  • Visual Art
  • Sculpture
  • Printmaking
  • Performing Arts
  • Textile Art
  • New Media
  • Photography
What practical facilities does your residency offer to artists?:
  • Private accommodation
  • Private studio / workplace
  • Kitchen
  • Internet
  • Bicycle
Is your residency wheelchair accessible?: No
Companions Allowed:
  • Children
  • Partners
  • Does your residency uphold partnerships beneficial to resident artists? : A standing partnership with KiR (Rogaland Art school) where residency artists often are invited to do paid artist presentations
    Application process: Digital application
    Do you charge an application fee for your residency?: No
    Do you charge a residency fee for your residency?: No
    Do you provide the residents with any funds associated with the residency? (e.g. stipend, fellowship, production allowance): Yes
    If yes, what is the amount of the fund? (in your local currency): All selected artists receive a project support of 1,000 Euro per month.
    Are artists expected to do one of the following during their residency stay?:
    • Exhibition
    • Public talk
    • No requirements
    Other activities happening at the space:
    • Presentation
    Selection process: By staff
    Setting: Both
    Nearest Airport: Stavanger Airport Sola
    Nearest Train Station: Sandnes train station
    How to reach by plane: Stavanger airport, Sola www.sas.no www.norwegian.no
    How to reach by train: www.vy.no
    Street & Number: Langgaten 58 A
    Postal Code: 4307
    City: Sandnes
    Langgaten 58 A
    Sandnes 4307 NOR
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