Artist Residency Thailand

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Based in Chiang Mai, Northern Thailand, Artist Residency Thailand has an international reputation for delivering high-quality, bespoke residency experiences for artists and Creative Practitioners at different stages in their careers.. Residents are provided with the necessary environment and mentoring, to develop skills as workshop leaders, as well the resources and support to produce and evolve their own Creative Practice.

All of our residencies are FREE and practitioners are selected via a committee of international artists, educators and young people

Visual artists have 24 hour access to a 90m2 private, air-conditioned studio, as well as evening access to a wood and metal workshop. All practitioners benefit from private work-spaces, accommodation and leisure facilities including private pool.

All artists have access to and opportunities for mentoring and critiquing and receive support in the planning and delivery of workshops and master classes

Residencies are free and certain programmes benefit from additional travel and subsistence funds. Applicants must commit to working with young people and community groups for a proportion of their residency, but the structure and content of this residency element is flexible.

All artists need to provide an up to date police records check prior to the start of their residency.

If other, please specify?:

Philosophers and Creative Thinkers
Residency Programme since: 2013
Description of Organisation:

With no associated fees, highly experienced and passionate staff and a dynamic range of international partners, Artist Residency Thailand is one of Southeast Asia’s most progressive artist residency and development programmes.

While providing the environment, time and resources to produce work, gain inspiration and refine ideas, our mission is to develop the skills and confidence of ‘creative practitioners’, allowing them to function independently in formal education environments.

Organisation founded in: 2013
What type of organisation are you?:
  • Part of an Institution
Working Languages:
  • English
Presentation of artists’ work: Arranged on a case-by-case basis
Duration of residency:
  • Months: 1
Number of studios: 1
Number of artists in residence at one time: 4
Studio type and size: Private studio
Accommodation type:
Private Apartment
Private Cabin/House
Which disciplines does your residency cater to?:
  • Visual Art
  • Sculpture
  • Ceramics
  • Dance
  • Theatre
  • Printmaking
  • Performing Arts
  • Music
  • Literature
  • New Media
What practical facilities does your residency offer to artists?:
  • Private accommodation
  • Internet
  • Meals
  • Cleaning
  • Bicycle
  • Ceramics facilities
  • Small hand and power tools available
  • Library
What artistic facilities does your residency offer to artists?:
  • Library/research resources
  • Welding tools
  • Woodworking tools
If other, please specify:

Exhibition spaces can be arranged with partnership organisations
Is your residency wheelchair accessible?: No
Does your residency uphold partnerships beneficial to resident artists? : We have multiple partnerships with local, national and international arts organisations
Application process: Open call
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): Our Lotus residency is aimed at leading practitioners with significant and demonstrable critical acclaim, in their chosen artistic field. This residency benefits from additional travel grants (a return airfare from your home country) marketing and press support.
Expenses paid by the organisation:
  • Travel
  • Accommodation
  • Food
Other activities happening at the space:
  • Workshops
  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Gardening
Selection process: By committee
Setting: Rural
Nearest Airport: Chiang Mai International Airport
Nearest Train Station: Chaing Mai train station
Street & Number: Artistic Director, ARThailand, PTIS 234 Moo 3, T. Huay Sai, A. Mae Rim
Postal Code: 50180
City: Chiang Mai
Country long: Thailand
Artistic Director, ARThailand, PTIS 234 Moo 3, T. Huay Sai, A. Mae Rim
Chiang Mai 50180 THA
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