Kingsbrae International Residence for the Arts (KIRA)


Kingsbrae International Residence for the Arts(KIRA) is located in St. Andrews, New Brunswick, Canada and opened in the summer of 2017. Spearheaded by Mrs. Lucinda Flemer, a generous patron of the arts and founder of the award-winning Kingsbrae Garden, KIRA aims at creating a rewarding and stimulating experience for artists and curators in residence which will advance their creative journey. It will

provide space, time and resources in a unique geographic and cultural setting. KIRA means to stimulate long-lasting and collaborative networks among Canadian and international artists and curators.

Residency Programme since: N/A
Organisation founded in: please-choose
What type of organisation are you?:
  • Independent Association/Foundation
Working Languages:
  • English
Presentation of artists’ work: Exhibition at end of residency
Duration of residency:
  • Months: 1
Number of studios: 5
Number of artists in residence at one time: 5
Studio type and size: Private studio
Accommodation type:
Private Room
Which disciplines does your residency cater to?:
  • Visual Art
  • Sculpture
  • Ceramics
  • Dance
  • Performing Arts
  • Music
What practical facilities does your residency offer to artists?:
  • Kitchen
  • Internet
  • Printmaking facilities
  • Ceramics facilities
Is your residency wheelchair accessible?: No
Application process: Open call
Expenses paid by the artist:
  • Travel
  • Supplies
Other activities happening at the space:
  • Workshops
  • Exhibition
Selection process: By committee
Setting: Rural
Nearest Airport: Saint John NB
Nearest Train Station: Moncton NB
How to reach by plane: YSJ- Saint John NB airport 1 hour drive from airport to St Andrews
How to reach by car: Trans Canada Hwy 1 to Route 127 to St Andrews
Street & Number: 130 Prince of Wales Street
Postal Code: E5B 1R3
City: St Andrews
Country long: Canada