Hafnarborg AIR – Open Call for 2020

Hafnarborg – the Hafnarfjörður Centre of Culture and Fine Arts operates an Artist-in-Residence programme on the top floor of the museum building at Strandgata 34 in Hafnarfjörður, Iceland, being the oldest programme of its kind in the country. Welcoming artists of all disciplines, the programme is mainly intended for foreign artists and artists specially interested […]

Hafnarborg – the Hafnarfjörður Centre of Culture and Fine Arts operates an Artist-in-Residence programme on the top floor of the museum building at Strandgata 34 in Hafnarfjörður, Iceland, being the oldest programme of its kind in the country. Welcoming artists of all disciplines, the programme is mainly intended for foreign artists and artists specially interested in Iceland. The application form can be found below or at our website.

Deadline: November 30, 2019

Accommodation
The premises are 80 sq. m., divided into kitchen, dining room, bathroom, workspace and bedroom. The apartment is fully equipped with utensils and appliances, linen, towels, washing machine, dryer, telephone and internet connection. The apartment is locate
Disciplines, work equipment and assistance
Hafnarborg encourages visual artists of various disciplines to apply for the residence. The studio is a modest workspace, without technical equipment, as artists are expected to provide tools and material for their own creative work. The museum staff may
Studio / Workspace
The workspace is located within the apartment, with two desks, being especially well suited for small-scale work, research or experiments.
Fees and support
The residence fee is 500 euros per month, with payment being due at least three months prior to arrival. The fee includes electricity, heating, local telephone calls and internet connection.
Expectations towards the artist
Hafnarborg is dedicated to providing artists with the opportunity of visiting Iceland in search of inspiration, whether it be found in the unique landscape and nature of the island or the small local communities. Expectations are otherwise minimal. Still,
Application information
To apply, please fill out the application form below, emailing it to hafnarborg@hafnarfjordur.is, marked “Residency Application”.

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Link to more information
https://hafnarborg.is/en/residency/