Opportunities > Norway | artist residency at USF Bergen
01 Mar 2019

Norway | artist residency at USF Bergen

USF Verftet, an old sardine factory converted into a large arts centre in Bergen, Norway and the council of Bergen offer a residency to professional artists of all fields. The aim is to strengthen, promote and develop collaborations between contemporary artists in Bergen and foreign artists.

The residency is open to professional, foreign artists of all fields: visual artists, writers, curators, craft artists, writers, film directors, film makers, dancers, choreographers, stage performers, performance artists, composers, musicians, audio and new media artists. The residence is open to all international artists, except norwegian citizens or artists living in Norway.

There are two studios and two small apartments available. These are situated at USF Verftet, an old sardine factory converted into a large and diverse arts- and culture centre. More about studios and apartments here.

We offer a 3 months residency at USF Verftet in a rent free studio and additional accommodation.

Please note: All expenses (other than studio and accommodation) such as living costs, travel, materials, insurance and transport must be covered by the artist. The artist must apply for possible funding from her / his own home country. There is no Norwegian funding related to this residency.

The application deadline is 1st of March every year for residencies the following year.