Photo Artist Residency


During a period of two years (from 2017), we will invite five artists to live and work for a couple of weeks in the small and charming town Kristiansund, located on the northwest coast of Norway. The residency is open to professional – foreign or national – artists within film and photography.


the artist residency in short

The Photo Artist Residency is a pilot project with support from Møre and Romsdal county. The aim is to see how such a residency can make the region more attractive for artists, and how this kind of artistic influences can benefit the local communities. 


Outline of the residency dates and periods

Residency 1:
Fall 2017 (August/September)

Artist in Residence: Anna Adamo

Residency 2:
Winter 2018 (January/February)

Artist in Residence: Inês Marinho

Residency 3:
Fall 2018 (August/September)

Artist in Residence: Open for applications, deadline 6 May 2018→ Details and Application

Residency 4:
Winter 2019 (January/February)

Artist in Residence: Opens for applications summer 2018. 


Articles about the residency


The project is supported by Møre and Romsdal county