Deadline: 31/07/2019

Art See Ocean residence- Swedish archipelago studios 2019

Welcome to apply for residence at Art See Ocean! Swedish archipelago studios.

Art See Ocean Gallery & Artist in residence program
Exhibition & live music event Saturday 31 AUG -

Most welcome to Art See Ocean Gallery where the forrest meets the sea.

Art See Ocean is a off-grid artist residence run by artists Stefan and Theresa Lekberg.

In this residence we welcome artist into our home and life and offer artists what we love,

solitude, a place in nature & studio space. 

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-
We welcome you into our home, and care for the importance of the artists responsibility of ones own creative process.

We belive that art and artist break internal boundries and encourage: No premade result, No disturbance, no conformity, no tries. Here you have the opportunity to go fully into your work and meet your fears and limitations to go your own way. 

Upcoming exhibition and live music at Art See Ocean is:

August 31st - Presidents and Heroes live at Art See Ocean.

Artist in residence - Chiara Romagnoli, Milan.

October 6th - Erik Winqvist The Ultimate Tour

November 9th - Mattias Olsander, live music.

Art See Ocean is located in a excuisite nature reserve in the most beautiful Swedish archipelago.

Go into your creative process in your own studiospace, undisturbed in a rural nature surrounded by forest and ocean.

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. Bring your tent and sleeping bag.

Room- the houses
Traditional Swedish farm, both private and shared spaces, 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 groups of 3-5 artists and 6-8 artists.

Please see the website.

The price includes food, accommodation and studio space.

And pic up/ drop off att Skavsta airport or nearest bus/ train station.

Price for two weeks 900 €
one month 1400 €.

The residency is self-catered about cooking and cleaning. Grocery shopping once a week.

A 150 € deposit is paid when checking in and returned at check out, leaving the place as you foud it.

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.

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 what you want to create and about your expectations on your residency stay
For when & for how long you wish to stay. 

Welcome to Art See Ocean residence
/Stefan & Theresa Lekberg

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Art See Ocean residence- Swedish archipelago studios 2019

Art See Ocean residence- Swedish archipelago studios 2019


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