Artist Residency

Artist Residency at Akureyri Art Museum

Akureyri Art Museums new artist residency is now open for applications. Applications are for October 2019 December 2020.

Applications should be sent to listak@listak.is with the following information:

  • A Short CV
  • Website address and photos of resent work.
  • Short text on how the applicant intends to use the studio (max 200 words).
  • Information on which studio is requested and which time-slot.

A committee will select applicants and inform them within a months time. The guest artists who will be selected have one week to except/decline and another week to pay the amount of 20.000 ISK (approx. 145 euros) to confirm. Full payment needs to be payed 3 months in advance.

Studio 01 28.000 ISK (approx. 200 euros) / week

The studio is 22 m, the sleeping room is also 22 m with a shared washroom, shower, kitchen/sitting room. WIFI connection, electricity and heating, bedlinens, duvets, pillows, towels and a washing machine included. An extra guest who shares the studio and sleeping room pays 5.600 ISK (approx. 40 euros) / week.

Studio 02 26.000 ISK (approx. 185 euros) / week

The studio is 22 m., sleeping room is 18 m. with a shared washroom, shower, kitchen/sitting room. WIFI connection, electricity and heating, bedlinens, duvets, pillows, towels and a washing machine included. An extra guest who shares the studio and sleeping room pays 5.200 ISK (approx. 37 euros) / week.

Sleeping room/workspace 03 22.000 ISK (approx. 160 euros) / week

This sleeping room and workspace is 15 m. Shared washroom, shower, kitchen/sitting room. WIFI connection, electricity and heating, bedlinens, duvets, pillows, towels and a washing machine included. An extra guest who shares this sleeping room pays 4.400 ISK (approx. 30 euros) / week.

During their stay, it is possible for the artists to have a small exhibition in the studio.