Atelierhaus Salzamt

General information

Brief description of organisation

The Atelierhaus Salzamt is an artist residency space run by the City of Linz, centrally located on the Danube. It is a beautiful old building renovated in 2009 with bright studios and a small restaurant serving local food.
The site provides five studios for international artist in residence, four studios for local artists from Linz or Upper Austria, accommodation for international artists, and exhibition spaces.

Brief description of residency program


For 2017 no further applications can be accepted.


In general, the duration of residency is currently one to three months. Studio and living quarters will be provided free of charge. In addition, the artist-in-residence will also receive a sum of up to 1,000 Euro per month.


Atelierhaus Salzamt
Obere Donaulände 15
4020 Linz
Tel: +43 732 7070 1959
Fax: +43 732 7070 54 1959

Residency program since


Disciplines and media
  • Visual Art
Type of organisation
  • Part of a Governmental Institution

Residency conditions

Duration of residencies
  • between 1 and 3 months
Number of artists resident at one time

between 5 and 10

Expenses paid by artist
  • Supplies
  • Food
Application who/how

Application by Mail

Selection procedure

By Curator

Description of residency

  • Internet Connection
  • Office
  • Kitchen
Number of studios


Type and size of studios

Private Studio

  • Private Room
Working language(s)
  • English
  • German
Other activities happening at the space
  • Exhibitions
  • Cafe/Restaurant

How to reach

By train

By tram 1 / 2 or 3 from railway station to the main square.:

Boardingpoint: Hauptbahnhof
Stop 1: Goethekreuzung
Stop 2: Bürgerstraße
Stop 3: Mozartkreuzung
Stop 4: Taubenmarkt
Final Stop 5: Hauptplatz

By car

Nearest airport

railway station "Hauptplatz"

Link to Google Maps

Find us on Google Maps

Contact information

Atelierhaus Salzamt
Obere Donaulände 15
A-4020 Linz

Phone: 0043-732-7070-1957

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