Deadline: 31/05/2015

An Sùileachan residency

explore and create in an outstanding landscape that has a strong linguistic and cultural tradition

About the Residency
The residency has been set up to provide time and space to research, explore and create in a landscape of outstanding natural beauty that has a strong linguistic and cultural heritage. Based on the Bhaltos peninsula, on the Isle of Lewis it is hosted by the Bhaltos Community Trust. It offers private accommodation, studio space and a trip to St.Kilda as well as the opportunity to engage with the language, culture and heritage of the area. The residency also offers the opportunity to discover the rich flora and fauna of the area including the pristine marine environment. The residency period is for 2 weeks from August 22nd to September 5th 2015.

Details of what the residency offers
Exclusive use of the Otter bunkhouse in Carishader
(10 minute walk from studio space)
Studio Space
Based in the Old Fire station the studio has a large light space, sinks and toilet facilities

A trip to St.Kilda with ‘Seatrek’
(date to be confirmed based on weather conditions). 

The residency does not cover living expenses or cost of travel to and from the island

Application Deadline 31st May 2015

Please submit all applications and enquiries to Jon Macleod, 


Link with further information and application form:

An Sùileachan residency

An Sùileachan residency

United Kingdom

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