Hrísey, the island, is by the north coast of Iceland, short from the arctic circle. The island is surrounded with a breath taking view of the mountains on the coast of Eyjafjordur and the atmosphere will put you back in time of peace and wonderful nature. Perfect inspiration for artists.
Duration of residency
The duration for this residency is minimum 4 weeks.
The residency has 4 separate private rooms. Therefore, 4 different artists can stay there each month. This includes a sitting room and kitchen. Toilet and shower. (Hot spring water from the island, you can take long showers) Bed linen included.
Disciplines, work equipment and assistance
All disciplines are supported.
Studio / Workspace
Fees and support
(One room for one month with studio) Room 1 – 450 EUR Room 2 – 450 EUR Room 3 – 500 EUR Room 4 – 400 EUR 40% extra for each extra person.
Expectations towards the artist
At the end of the month, each artist has the possibility to put up an exhibition.