Deadline: 30/08/2019

Budapest Art Factory International Residency Programm

Last call for applications for residency program 2019.

Description of the residency application
Within the framework of Budapest Art Factory's (BAF's) International Artist Residency Program 2019, BAF has an open call application process for the period of June-October 2019 with discounted rates.

Duration of residency
The duration of the residency depends on the guest`s preferences, ranging from 1 to 5 months.

Studio/ workspace
During his/her sojourn the artist resident's works gain visibility through special studio visits and all art events hosted by BAF. At each event, the studios are open for visitors. In addition, BAF offers a wide range of services to ensure that the guest artist makes the very most out of his/her stay in Hungary - with the special focus on providing opportunities to connect with the local art scene.

Fees and support
The cost of taking part in the residency is 800 Euros/month (-20% less usual fee). The program fee includes a spacious 25 sqm separate studio space, with great natural light and basic equipment, catering to the project’s requirements. The fee includes PR activities related to the residency program and each artist´s professional practice.

Accommodation is not covered by the residency fee.

Optionally, BAF organizes an end of the residency solo exhibition for an additional 1200 Euros, which covers costs related to PR activities, opening event costs. The exhibition space is 50 m2. The solo exhibition is widely announced through private and social media channels, it is publicized in the press. The opening party attracts about 100-150 visitors.

BAF does not hand out grants and other forms of financial support to its residents. However, our team encourages residents to secure funds for attending the program - if required, we provide official letters of invitation to further grant finding aspirations.

Application information
We welcome residency applications submitted individually as well as by artist duos. To apply, please send us an e-mail ( with a brief introduction, updated CV and portfolio of works, and please indicate which period you wish to apply.

Budapest Art Factory International Residency Programm

Budapest Art Factory International Residency Programm


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