NORDISK KUNSTNARSENTER DALE – the Nordic Artists Centre Dale in Norway announces the OPEN CALL ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE 2018. Professional visual artists, designers and architects are eligible to apply for a residency of two or three months duration in 2018. Curators are eligible to apply for a one month residence in 2018.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: MARCH 15th, 2017
WHO CAN APPLY
Professional visual artists, designers and architects are eligible to apply for a residency of two or three months duration in 2018. Curators are eligible to apply for a one month residence in 2018.
Applicants from outside the Nordic region are expected to master the English language. The program is not available for students. The programme is also not available for artists or producers within theatre, dance, film, literature or music.
ABOUT THE RESIDENCY
The residency at the Nordic Artists’ Centre includes a monthly grant of NOK 10.000,- as well as covered travel expenses up to NOK 6000,-. Living and working spaces for free. The centre has five private residency houses of various size for the selected artists. Five identical 50 m² north-lit panorama window studios, with an additional common workshop furnished with a variation of equipment and heavy machinery for wood work. The artists’ lodgings is fully equipped, and provided with wireless internet access.
WHERE ARE WE
NKD is located just north of Sognefjorden, on the westcoast of Norway. It lies in a rather remote area, literally in the middle of nature. Dale is a typical small fjord community with a few shops and a small café. The nearest town, Førde is one hour away by bus. Bergen, the nearest city is three hours away by bus and boat.