Deadline: 25/01/2019

Art See Ocean wishes you a Happy new art year

Art See Ocean wishes you a happy new Art Year.

Art See Ocean Gallery & Artist in residence program
Most welcome to Art See Ocean Gallery where the forrest meets the sea.

Art See Ocean is run by artists Stefan and Theresa Lekberg.

In this residence we offer artists what we love

Our home, solitude, a place in nature & studio space. 

And the inner journey that naturally takes place when being with yourself in nature.

During the residency we make a short film journal with the artist in a life conversation with us about the process of being here.  

Artist program
Art See Ocean is located in a excuisite nature reserve in the most beautiful Swedish archipelago, find yourself overlooking the coastline from the kitchen window. A oasis for resetting and coming back to yourself and your creative process in your own studiospace, undisturbed in a rural nature surrounded by forest and ocean.

Come with your artist group during the summer, come along sailing or go paddeling ocean kayaks.

Ask for the summerarrangement program to participate in our exhibitions and musicarrangements.

During winter experience this rural nature to be undistracted working in Studio. 

In the beautiful forrest outside the door you can find "Sörmlandsleden", witch has Swedens longest hiking trails, with fire places and windbreaks if you want to spend the night.

Room- the houses
We can accommodate six to eight residents.

Studio- four studios
The studio in the big house is 45 square meters and depending on how much space you need there are plenty of rooms in the facilities.

We have three studios is in a total area of 100 square meters, with a restroom and kitchenette.

Different kind of arts- who are you
If you are a painter it is easy because we are painters and have studios. 

Film-workers have been here working with their movies and loved it here. 

If you are a writer that is also perfect.

If you are a musician, you are in good company, we are happy to have you here.

Artist Groups
We welcome artist groups to come together and have special offers for artist groups.

Please see the website.

Money- fee *
The price includes accommodation and studio space.
And pic up/ drop off att Skavsta airport or nearest bus/ train station.

Price for two weeks 700 €
one month 1200 €.

With food included
two weeks 1000 €
one month 1500 €
* see for updated pricelists.

The residency is self-catered about cooking and cleaning.

You need to bring your own art material or we arrange for you to get it once you arrive, we have a small art material store on sight.

You are welcome here from two weeks to three months.

If you wish to bring your partner send a email to

Connections - get here
A one hour drive or train ride to Stockholm and forty minute drive to Stockholm Skavsta airport in Nyköping. 

The best way to get here is to buy a ticket with Ryanair to Skavsta airport, they fly from most big citys in Europe.

geo coordinates: N 58 47. 47 E 17 24. 32

You come here to relax from the conditions of a world in haste, but if needed there are wifi connection.

Send us a mail with a short film clip with you, your life and your art. 

Let us know about your expectations on your residency stay

and when & for how long you wish to stay. 

Welcome to Art See Ocean residence
/Stefan & Theresa Lekberg

Art See Ocean wishes you a Happy new art year

Art See Ocean wishes you a Happy new art year


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