Deadline: 15/01/2019

A Hub for Visual Artists

We invite you to a secluded yet vibrant residency experience.

Description of residency program
halka art prject is a non-profit art initiative focusing in the production, discourse and presentation of contemporary art. halka art/ residency is located in one of the most beautiful, motivated and sophisticated neighbourhood on the Asian Side of Istanbul, Kadiköy-Moda.

We create you here, a hub to both concentrate on your work yet to socialize and exchange experiences with the artistic cycles, artists, art students, and local audience thruogh artist talks, workshops and exhibitions regarding the necessities of your project.

Duration of residency
Visual artists are welcome to apply to our residency programme for a period between 1 and 3 months, depending the requirements of your project idea, for Fall/Winter 2018-2019.

Disciplines, work equipment and assistance
We encourage all visual artists, photographers, dancers, musicians, video and performance artists who have a project idea to pursuit to come join us.

Accommodation and studio/ workspace
halka art project residency programme offers its artists- in-residence private rooms with working units within, aside from the co-shared studio spaces, a co-shared kitchen, bathrooms, a recreational garden and separate gallery spaces.

Fees and support
The residency fee at halka is 375€ weekly for single participation and 550€ weekly for artists duos. Since halka is an independent organization initiated and sustained without any public or private support or sponsorship it has to create its own resources to continue its commitment to art, artists and the audience. We provide both physical and intellectual space tht artists, curators and academic researchers need to be productive both in our residency and gallery spaces. We work in every step of your project with you in its development, promotion and networking among the members of the community, fellow art professionals and local and international audience. We provide exhibiting and self-presentation opportunities for our participant residents.

Expectations towards the artist
In return it expects to see the end results of the residency in the form of an exhibtion, artist talk or a workshop which we can decide together.

Application information
Please send your application requests to our following e-mails, so that we can provide you our application form:

For futher information please visit (Note that the English version can be reached through the icon on top of the main page)

A Hub for Visual Artists

A Hub for Visual Artists


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