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ARTnSHELTER would welcome resident artists and exhibitions. This program includes up to 3 months stay at ARTnSHELTER with up to 3 weeks exhibition time at ARTnSHELTER. Every year, we have more than 10 artists stay/exhibit and enhanced their artistic career.


ARTnSHELTER is an international creative hub based in Tokyo. We are a hostel, gallery, cafe/bar and fabrication space. Our aim is to connect creative people all over the world. Residence artists will have access to the fabrication facilities.

Residency Programme since: 2015
Description of Organisation: ARTnSHELTER is a creative co-op, which has exhibition space, fabrication space, bar, cafe and hostel at the same building. By staying in this environment, you would meet so many other creative people and have opportunities to boost your artistic career!

We established this space in 2015, we have had so many creators stay here before, and we are welcoming new comers anytime. We want to support your creativity!

Get inspired by the environment and be creative.

Organisation founded in: 2015
What type of organisation are you?:
  • Hotel or Guest house
Working Languages:
  • English
  • Japanese
Presentation of artists’ work: Arranged on a case-by-case basis
Duration of residency:
  • Months: 1
  • Months: 3
  • Months: 1 – 3
Number of studios: 2
Number of artists in residence at one time: 2
Studio type and size: Shared studio
Accommodation type:
Shared Room
Which disciplines does your residency cater to?:
  • Visual Art
  • Sculpture
  • Ceramics
  • Performing Arts
  • Textile Art
What practical facilities does your residency offer to artists?:
  • Kitchen
  • Internet
  • Computer
Is your residency wheelchair accessible?: No
Application process: Open call
Expenses paid by the artist:
  • Travel
  • Production costs
  • Food
  • Supplies
Are artists expected to do one of the following during their residency stay?:
  • Exhibition
Other activities happening at the space:
  • Workshops
  • Exhibition
  • Cafe/restaurant
  • Open Studios
Selection process: By curator
Setting: Urban
Nearest Airport: Haneda Airport
Nearest Train Station: Keikyu Samezu Station
Street & Number: 1-19-10 ARTnSHELTER
Postal Code: 140-0011
City: Higashioi Shinagawa Tokyo
Country long: Japan
Higashioi Shinagawa Tokyo 140-0011 Japan
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