artistay is a residency referral service intended for emerging and established artists from all over the world, working in any medium (visual arts, writing, performing arts, etc.), with a specific project of their own and looking for a place in France in which to complete it. We work with a selection of professional artists residencies in rural locations.

We help you find a residency in France suited to your requirements, as part of a self-directed programme.

Residency Programme since: 2008
Description of Organisation:

artistay was set up in 2008 by Catherine Cordelle and Christophe Le Guennec, who managed the contemporary art centre and international artists residency CatArt in the south of France from 2004 to 2008.

Organisation founded in: 2008
What type of organisation are you?:
  • Independent Association/Foundation
Working Languages:
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish
Presentation of artists’ work: Arranged on a case-by-case basis
Duration of residency:
  • Weeks: 2
Number of studios: N/A
Number of artists in residence at one time: N/A
Studio type and size: Private studio
Accommodation type:
Private Room
Private Apartment
Private Cabin/House
Which disciplines does your residency cater to?:
  • Visual Art
  • Sculpture
  • Dance
  • Theatre
  • Performing Arts
  • Textile Art
  • Music
  • Literature
What practical facilities does your residency offer to artists?:
  • Kitchen
  • Internet
  • Woodworking tools
  • Computer
  • Library
  • Office
Is your residency wheelchair accessible?: No
Companions Allowed:
  • Partners
  • Application process: Digital application
    Do you charge an application fee for your residency?: No
    Do you charge a residency fee for your residency?: Yes
    If yes, what is the residency fee? (in your local currency): between about 600 euros to 1900 euros depending on the programme
    Expenses paid by the artist:
    • Travel
    • Accommodation
    • Food
    • Supplies
    Are artists expected to do one of the following during their residency stay?:
    • No requirements
    Other activities happening at the space:
    • Workshops
    • Presentation
    • Exhibition
    Selection process: N/A
    Setting: Rural
    Street & Number: 13 rue Janvier
    Postal Code: 80000
    City: Amiens
    Country long: France
    13 rue Janvier
    Amiens 80000 FRA
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