Artak350

General information

Brief description of organisation

artak350 Residency:An Art Space for research, production, engagements and exhibitions in Grundarfjord, West Iceland.

Brief description of residency program

Artak350 is an Artist Residency located in Grundarfjordur, Snaefells Peninsula, West Iceland.
We can host 1-2 artist at the time. Fully equipped housing. The Studio/Space is 68m2 and one bedroom, studio also used as a gallery space. Kitchen and bathroom with shower. Storage and laundry room.

Residency program since

2015

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

Residency conditions

Duration of residencies
  • 1 month
Number of artists resident at one time

1

Companions allowed
  • Partners
  • Other

One or two artists at the time, for one or two months stay.

Grants available

Unfortunately, we don’t offer any grants but we offer a formal letter of invitation for applications, to seek grants elsewhere.

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

Insurance

Expectations of the artist
  • Presentation
  • Leading Workshop or Class
  • Cleaning
  • Exhibition
Application who/how

Open Call

Selection procedure

By Committee

Presentation of artists' work

Exhibition at end of Residency

Description of residency

Setting

Rural

Resources
  • Internet Connection
  • Kitchen
Number of studios

1

Type and size of studios

Private Studio

Accomodation
  • Private Apartment
Working language(s)
  • English
Other activities happening at the space
  • Workshops
  • Presentation
  • Exhibitions

How to reach

By train

There are no trains in Iceland

By plane

There are no flights to Grundarfjord.

By car

Drive from Keflavik airport/ Reykjavík via Borgarnes, 2hrs 48 minutes. (217km.) If you have a rental car: Keflavik-Reykjavik. Reykjavík, take national road no.1 to Borgarnes, shortly after Borgarnes, take left to road no:54 to Snaefellsnes, then again to turn right and take the road no:56 that will take you all the way to Grundarfjord.

Nearest airport

Keflavik Airport

Contact information

Artak350
Grundargata 26
350 Grundarfjordur
Iceland

artak350res@gmail.com
www.artak.is

Phone: 6914839

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