Atelier Austmarka

General information

Brief description of organisation

The society «Atelier Austmarka» was founded in August 2014.

We are a non-profit making association run by volunteers. Any profits will be reinvested in the association. The funds will assist activities related to the association’s objectives.

Our goals and aims are a commitment to stimulate the imagination and activities for the enhancement of the artist’s enjoyment and creativity.
Atelier Austmarka has a voluntary board of leaders for three main activities: The board is run on a voluntary basis. The Articles of Association do not allow the payment of directors’ fees

Organisation founded in


Brief description of residency program

Our main goal is to invite artist to visit us.

An atelier for artists in residence in the village of Austmarka, Finnskogen, in Southeast Norway. This quiet studio is surrounded by fresh nature, wild life, mystic forests and lakes. We welcome creative people worldwide in different disciplines the opportunity for artistic production and contemplation.

Residency program since


Disciplines and media
  • Visual Art
  • Educational Programmes
  • New Media
  • Animation
  • Curatorial
  • Administrative
  • Film Making
  • Architecture
  • Sculpture
  • Textile Art
  • Music
  • Literature
Type of organisation
  • Artist-Run
  • Independent Association/Foundation

Residency conditions

Duration of residencies
  • 1 week
  • 2 weeks
  • 3 weeks
  • 1 month
  • between 1 and 3 months
Number of artists resident at one time


Grants available

We do not have any grants.

Expenses paid by artist
  • Travel
  • Housing
  • Supplies
  • Food
  • Other

travel insurance

Expectations of the artist
  • Cleaning
  • Other

following house rules Reed:

Application who/how

Digital Application

Selection procedure

By Committee

Description of residency


RuralThis house is built on the ashes of a house of prayer. This quiet studio is surrounded by fresh nature, wild life, mystic forests and lakes.

  • Internet Connection
  • share a common studio or have a small private office
  • Office
  • Kitchen
Number of studios


  • Private Room
  • Shared Room
  • Shared Apartment
Working language(s)
  • English
  • norsk, skandinavisk
Other activities happening at the space
  • sometime workshop or smal meetings

How to reach

By train

from Oslo or Stockholm to Kongsvinger, then bus or taxi to Austmarka

By plane

to Gardemoen (oslo Aerport) then train to Årnes (or Lillestrøm) and then bus to Kongsvinger and bus or taxi to Austmarka

By car

Drive to Kongsvinger. Then drive 30 minute into the forest to the small village Austmarka

Nearest airport

Oslo Airport, Gardermoen

Contact information

Atelier Austmarka
Holmenvegen 70
2224 kongsvinger

Phone: 047-99262266

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