Konst i Halland/Hallands Konstmuseum


Konst i Halland (Art in Halland) is a resource centre for visual arts. Halland is a region in Sweden on the west coast and has around 300 000 inhabitants and six municipalities. Konst i Halland arrange yearly mobile Artist in Residence programs together with the municipalities in Halland and select and invite artists to take part. Depending on what the artist is interested to work with we link the AiR program with for example local artists, communities, museums, different schools or other interesting collaborators. One artist a year is invited to take part and so far we have had eight artists from around the world visiting us. To read more please visit www.konstihalland.se

Residency Programme since: 2012
Description of Organisation:

Konst i Halland (Art in Halland) is a part of the regional art museum – Hallands Konstmuseum – and collaborates with Region Halland, the regional organization that also includes areas as health care and infrastructure. We have continues connections with other museums and art venues in the region, as well as self-organized artist communities.

Organisation founded in: 2010
What type of organisation are you?:
  • Part of a Gallery/Museum
Working Languages:
  • English
Presentation of artists’ work: Arranged on a case-by-case basis
Duration of residency:
  • Weeks: 3
Number of studios: 1
Number of artists in residence at one time: 1
Studio type and size: N/A
Accommodation type:
Private Room
Private Apartment
Shared Apartment
Private Cabin/House
Which disciplines does your residency cater to?:
  • Visual Art
  • Sculpture
  • Ceramics
Is your residency wheelchair accessible?: No
Companions Allowed:
  • Children
  • Partners
  • Application process: Project based
    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): Konst i Halland support the artists with travel costs, accommodation and supplies according to agreements. If an exhibition is arranged within the residency program, we also pay the artist according to our governmental agreements for exhibitions that are called MU-avtal in Sweden.
    Expenses paid by the artist:
    • Food
    • Other
    If other, please specify: Insurances
    Expenses paid by the organisation:
    • Travel
    • Production costs
    Are artists expected to do one of the following during their residency stay?:
    • Other
    If other, please specify: We tailor the program together with the artists and local partners
    Selection process: By committee
    Setting: N/A
    Street & Number: Tollsgatan
    Postal Code: 30232
    City: Halmstad
    Country long: Sweden
    Halmstad 30232 SWE
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