Nuoren Voiman Liitto

Nuoren Voiman Liitto is developing a new residency program for young Nordic and Baltic writers and translators in Villa Sarkia residency, Sysmä. This is an act to supply the writers an efficient working period in the residency but also to maintain and create new contacts between young writers in Nordic and Baltic countries. Funding: 2015-2016

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Eskus - Esitystaiteen keskus

Eskus Artist-in-Residence Programme is for groups of professional artists working within performance art, live art, and contemporary theatre. The programme offers artists the possibility to work on their projects in Eskus residency studios situated in Suvilahti, a lively cultural spot in Helsinki. Funding: 2015

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CUNE Comics-in-Residence Polaris / Sarjakuvaseura

CUNE Comics-in-Residence Polaris will arrange 6 residencies for comic artists and professionals in Helsinki, Tallinn and Viborg in 2015–2016. The aim of the residencies is to increase inter-Nordic mobility between the region's comic artists and disseminate knowhow between comics professionals. CUNE CiR Polaris is organised by Finnish Comics Society, Estonian Comic Society and The Animation Workshop. Funding: 2013-2014, 2015-2016



Located in Hyrynsalmi (Kainuu province, Finland), Mustarinda-residency offers rooms for artists, writers and researchers of varying fields. Available for residents are three artist studios and additionally three rooms suitable for researchers/writers. Funding: 2012-2013, 2015-2016. Web page



SUMU focus on new media and contemporary art in various forms such as sound and video art and installations. Funding: 2007-2009, 2010-2011 Webpage



Platform is an artist-run initiative founded in the year of 2000. Platform runs a residency programme in Vasa, Finland. The aim of Platform is to promote, show and be part of producing international contemporary art. Webpage



HIAP Nordic & Baltic Residency Programme invites artists and curators from the Nordic and Baltic countries to apply for residencies of 1-3 months. The practitioners can dedicate this time for personal reflection and research, or for the realisation of new artworks or projects. Funding: 2007-2009, 2010-2011, 2012-2013, 2015-2016. Web page