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.
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.