Deadline: 05/07/2018

Artist-in-residence in Tokyo in 2019!

【TOKAS Residency】Open Call for International Creator Residency Program (Individual Projects) 2019!

※ "Tokyo Arts and Space (TOKAS)" is the new name of former Tokyo Wonder Site (TWS) as of October 1, 2017. 

TOKAS offers artist-in-residence programs for international creators working in various creative fields to stay, engage in creation and conduct research activities. It also provides creators with the opportunities to exchange creative ideas and to present the results of their residency at Open Studio, talk and other events.

The open-call program ‘International Creator Residency Program’ aims to invite distinguished and highly motivated international creators in the field of visual art, design, architecture, curation and administration and to give opportunities for talented creators from Asia and all other parts of the world to work in Tokyo. We offer financial support to allow creators to develop and present new works and ideas. The result of the residency will be presented at Open Studio and/or the Result Presentation. 

Residency Period
3 months in either of the following periods
- Beginning of May, 2019 - end of July, 2019
- Beginning of January, 2020 - end of March, 2020

Number of Creators
4 creators in total (2 creators for each period)

Target for this program
This program is aimed at those creators

-who are willing to explore new creative activities
-who practice in any of the following cultural/ artistic fields: visual art, design, architecture, curation and administration.

What TOKAS Residency offers
- Board (single room), shared studio, airfare, living expenses (per diem) and fee for creative work/project
- Airfare: A round ticket will be provided
- Living expenses (per diem): JPY 3,500 (consumption tax excluded) per day
- Fee for work/project: JPY 300,000 (consumption tax excluded)

*Income tax will be deducted from the above amounts

Shared studio

Tokyo Arts and Space Residency 

How to apply
Please download "Outline"(Outline_ICR2019.pdf) and "Application Package" (Application

※ Please check the outline carefully as the eligibility conditions differ by programs.


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Artist-in-residence in Tokyo in 2019!

Artist-in-residence in Tokyo in 2019!


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