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AiR Green – Artist Residency at Søndre Green farm
– for artists whose work relates to textile media
 

Norwegian Textile Artists (NTK) announces an artist-in-residence opportunity for artists whose work relates to textile media. The residency is at Søndre Green farm in Noresund, at the foot of the Norefjell mountain range in Krødsherad Municipality, Buskerud County, Norway. With this residency, NTK aims to create an arena for concentration and in-depth research, to contribute to the development and presentation of textile art, and to promote contact between artists who use different approaches to textile media.

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE DECEMBER 15 th. 2023

 

The application deadline for both AiR Green and AiR Green Studio is Friday December 15th 2023. Applications must be submitted via an application form at the bottom of this page. 

WHO CAN APPLY

AiR Green is for professional artists who work with textile media, fiber art, or who have a project relating to textiles. Although we assume that you have some previous experience with textile art, there is no requirement that textile is the main medium in your practice. Note that the residency is independent. No instructions in textile techniques or the like will be given. The residency also applies solely to the artists (it does not extend to family members, partners, pets etc.).

The residency is open to international artists.

AiR GREEN AND AiR GREEN STUDIO

NTK offers two different artist residencies at Søndre Green farm, AiR Green og Air Green Studio.

AiR Green
This residency is for four artists at the same time for four weeks. Ordinary AiR Green is offered for one period in the spring and one period in the fall. The residency includes a grant of NOK 8,500 per person for 4 weeks’ residency. (Note: the grant also covers travel expenses.) Artists are given free accommodation and work space.

AiR Green Studio
This residency is for only one artist with a duration of two months. AiR Green Studio is offered for one period in the spring and one period in the fall. The residency includes a grant of NOK 13,500 for 2 months residency. (Note: the grant also covers travel expenses.) The residency is in the recently rehabilitated Sommerfjøset («Summer barn»), which has been converted into a studio apartment with all facilities. 

RESIDENCY PERIODS 2024 

Spring
AiR Green: May 21 – June 18 2024
AiR Green Studio: April 23 – June 18 2024

 

Fall
AiR Green: August 12 – September 9 2024
AiR Green Studio: August 19 – October 7 2024

For questions related to the artist residency or application, contact general manager Line Fasteraune:

Email: dl@softgalleri.no / Phone: (+47) 90115429

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