NexUs Culture Nepal

Here at NexUs we host a vibrant, fully facilitated art residency program for both, emerging and established artists from all around the world. This program includes in-house workshops, exhibition opportunities, holistic guidance, collaboration with other artists, and much more.

The conceptual art network behind NexUs which enables the residency program is called LASANAA. It is the non-physical, alternative art space with the credo of bringing people together and allow learning through idea exchange. LASANAA provides an opportunity for national and international artists to explore art forms beyond all conventions and traditions. Through our program, we enable unique individual expression for already more than ten years.

Within NexUs we offer three rooms for all kind of artists (from any fields) who want to enfold their creative beings, get inspired, and develop their skills and abilities together within our network.

The residency fees are $1,600 per month includnig housing, meals, available technical and other support. The Space to host any event at NexUs is included in the fee as well.

Residency Programme since: 2015
Description of Organisation:

NexUs is a cultural hub located in the heart of Patan (Kathmandu Valley), Nepal. NexUs offers a three-story building including a caf_Ñ_, big garden with a white screen, a stage for performances, meeting rooms, and an exhibition space.

Organisation founded in: 2007
What type of organisation are you?:
  • Artist-Run
  • Independent Association/Foundation
Working Languages:
  • English
Presentation of artists’ work: Exhibition at end of residency
Duration of residency:
  • Months: 1
  • Months: 3
  • Months: 6
  • Months: 1 – 3
  • Months: 3 – 6
Number of studios: 2
Number of artists in residence at one time: 3
Studio type and size: Shared studio
Accommodation type:
Private Room
Shared Room
Which disciplines does your residency cater to?:
  • Visual Art
  • Dance
  • Theatre
  • Performing Arts
  • Music
  • Literature
What practical facilities does your residency offer to artists?:
  • Kitchen
  • Internet
  • Woodworking tools
  • Library
Is your residency wheelchair accessible?: No
Application process: Postal application
Expenses paid by the artist:
  • Travel
Expenses paid by the organisation:
  • Accommodation
  • Production costs
  • Food
Other activities happening at the space:
  • Workshops
  • Presentation
  • Films
  • Exhibition
  • Cafe/restaurant
Selection process: By committee
Setting: Urban
Nearest Airport: Tribuvan Airport Kathmandu
Street & Number: Maitri Marg
Postal Code: 44600
City: Patan (Kathmandu Valley)
Country long: Nepal
Maitri Marg
Patan (Kathmandu Valley) 44600 NPL
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