Listhus Artist Residency Program

Listhús Artist Residency Program is a self-direct program providing an excellent opportunity for international exchange, where creative people in all media including writers, curators and art educators are given the opportunity to meet, exchange ideas and possibly cooperate. We also support the development of new works for exhibition at Listhús gallery and elsewhere. We will try our best to assist you to build your own program and meet your objectives smoothly during your stay.

Listhús is located in Olafsfjordur, North Iceland, 61 km from Akureyri. The town is around 900 population with solid music education background.

Residency fee (monthly): 380~650 euro (accommodation and working space)
The residency fee is including bed linen, internet connection, electricity, water and heating. All other expenses for transport, materials, meals and equipment are the responsibility of each participant.

Applications to Listhús Artist Residency Program can be submitted at any time (open call). The residency is for monthly periods ranging from 1-6 months. Applications will be reviewed and answered within a week via email. We welcome immediate applications. Application should include a complete application form, resumé or CV and samples of works or personal website with your works and email to

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