Studio Macushla Sanctuary, Sri Lanka

General information

Brief description of residency program

Artist Residency Programme open to all artists from all genres.

Available from 7 Days to 3 months.

We welcome artists of all ages and nationalities and at various stages of their career and artistic path in life.

The studio offers ample space to work alone or together with other artists.

It is the ideal space for a group workshop and artist retreat .

Macushla Sanctuary Studio boasts a backdrop of a pure virgin rain forest and UNESCO Protected ´Peak Wilderness Sanctuary´ plus panoramic views of
tea plantations.

The Studio is 120 Square meters and fully equipped with white wall space, sink, countertop, easels and bathroom.

Indoor/outdoor creative space can be used with numerous patios and vista points throughout the 30 acre property.

Disciplines and media
  • Visual Art
  • Sculpture
  • Ceramics
  • Dance
  • Theatre
  • Performing Arts
  • Textile Art
  • Music
  • Literature
  • Educational Programmes
  • New Media
  • Animation
  • Printmaking
  • Curatorial
  • Administrative
  • Film Making
  • Architecture

Residency conditions

Expenses paid by artist
  • Travel
  • Housing
  • Supplies
  • Food
  • Other
Expectations of the artist
  • Other
Application who/how

Application by Mail

Selection procedure

Other

Presentation of artists' work

Arranged on a case-by-case basis

Description of residency

Setting

RuralSet on a Tea Plantation with multiple stone pathways leading to cascading waterfall and jungle.

Number of studios

1

Type and size of studios

Shared Studio

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

How to reach

By train

Colombo train station to Hatton town is 4 hours.

Hatton town to Studio Macushla Sanctuary is 1 hour.

Shuttle service can be arranged from Hatton town to Studio Macushla Sanctuary.

By plane

Colombo airport to Castlereagh is 30 minutes.

Waters edge, Colombo to Castlereagh is 30 minutes.

Castlereagh to Studio Macushla Sanctuary is 45 minutes.

By car

Colombo airport is 4 hours by car.

Shuttle service to/ from airport can be arranged.

Nearest airport

Castlereagh landing. (45 minutes). Colombo airport (4 hours).

Contact information

Studio Macushla Sanctuary, Sri Lanka
Muruththena
Koththalena Hatton
Sri Lanka

info@macushlasanctuary.com
www.macushlasanctuary.com

Phone: 00353862326500

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