Application deadline: May 15, 2016

Applications are open to curators interested in pursuing research, curatorial and critical writing opportunities in the northern regions of Norway, Finland, Sweden, Northwest-Russia, Scotland, Iceland and Lithuania.

The residency programme is part of the Transfer North programme, and offers 7 curators and writers a unique opportunity to combine visits to several places within the network:

NORWAY // Tromsø (Troms County Cultural Center), Bodø (Nordland Culture Center), Svolvær (The North Norwegian Artist Center),Røst (Røst AIR) Kirkenes (Pikene på Broen), Karasjok (Sami Center for Contemporary Art) // FINLAND// Oulu (Northern Photographic Center), Rovaniemi (Northern Media Culture Association Magneetti ry) //SWEDEN// Boden and Luleå (Havremagasinet/Galleri Syster )// LITHUANIA// Vilnius (Contemporary Art Centre)//SCOTLAND//Glasgow(The Centre for Contemporary Arts)// ICELAND// Seyðisfjörður(Skaftfell Center for Visual Art)// RUSSIA// Arkhangelsk(Arkhangelsk AIR), St Petersburg (St Petersburg Art Residency),Murmansk (Gallery Ч9/ Fridaymilk)

Curators and writers based in Nordic and Baltic countries, UK and Russia are eligible to apply.

Read the complete open call at Transfer North’s web page

Transfer North is kindly supported by Nordic Culture Point(Nordic-Baltic mobility Programme – Long-term network support), Nordic Culture Fund, Norsk-islandsk kultursamarbeid, Nordland County Council, Troms County Council and project partners.