Turtle Island, Fiji

Name of Residency: Turtle Island, Fiji

Turtle Island’s artist in residence will experience the beauty of the island as well as the warmth and care of the Fijian Culture. Allowing this artist to flourish and be creative.

Residency Programme since: N/A
Description of Organisation:

Experience pure indulgence, relaxation and romance at one of the most sought-after destinations in the world. This truly all-inclusive island is home to only 14 couples at a time. The breathtaking panoramas of the renowned Blue Lagoon and neighboring Yasawa and Fiji Islands can be seen from your spacious Fijian villa. Gentle winds carry the scent of tropical flowers through the resort and the warm, azure waters at our 12 private beaches beckon you to relax on your vacation. The cuisine, prepared with fresh seafood from local waters and fruits and vegetables grown on the island, is a culinary delight. The paradise of Turtle Island resort offers a cultural experience where you embrace as family our gentle, engaging, noble hosts.

Organisation founded in: 1972
What type of organisation are you?:
  • Private company
Working Languages:
  • English
Duration of residency:
  • Weeks: 2
Number of studios: N/A
Number of artists in residence at one time: 1
Studio type and size: N/A
Accommodation type:
Private Apartment
Which disciplines does your residency cater to?:
  • Visual Art
  • Sculpture
  • Music
  • Education Programmes
  • Photography
  • Other
What practical facilities does your residency offer to artists?:
  • Private accommodation
What artistic facilities does your residency offer to artists?:
  • Exhibition space
Is your residency wheelchair accessible?: No
If your residency does not include accommodation, do you assist artists in finding accommodation?: No
Companions Allowed:
  • N/A
  • Application process: Digital application
    Do you charge an application fee for your residency?: No
    Do you charge a residency fee for your residency?: No
    Do you provide the residents with any funds associated with the residency? (e.g. stipend, fellowship, production allowance): No
    Expenses paid by the artist:
    • Travel
    Expenses paid by the organisation:
    • Housing
    • Food
    • Other
    Are artists expected to do one of the following during their residency stay?:
    • Exhibition
    Selection process: By committee
    Setting: N/A
    Nearest Airport: Nadi International Airport
    How to reach by plane: Nadi International Airport / Turtle Airways to the island
    Street & Number: PO Box 9317
    Postal Code: 0000
    City: Nadi
    Country long: Fiji
    PO Box 9317
    Nadi 0000 Nadi FJI
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