SAGA / ARTIST IN RESIDENCE
The residency is open to photographers, bookmakers, writers, and other creative artists from all over the world. SAGA offers partly sponsored Artist in Residence. WE ACCEPT APPLICATIONS CONTINUESLY. Allow 1-2 weeks for reply.
LENGTHS OF STAY:
2 weeks. We will also accept 4 weeks stay on request. The residence period last from Sunday to Sunday. You will be free to set your own work schedule. We can help organise tours and studio visits to other artists in the area.
WHAT IS INCLUDED:
Shared fully equipped kitchen
Free use of our internett
Access to our daylight studio/ work area (60 m²)
Access to The Container - our Wet Plate Collodion Lab
The Artist will have to cover the cost of materials he/ she needs to create art.
Using the equipment at SAGA is included.
EQUIPMENT AT SAGA:
2 daylight studiolamps
Epson Stylus Pro 3880 printer (A2)
Epson Perfection V700 Photoscanner
Fully equipped photo-lab for wet plate collodion photography
SAGA can offer mentoring/ guidance/ coaching to our Artist in Residence, and can assist in booking models, and help in securing interesting locations to use as backdrops for your artwork.
COST PAID BY ARTIST (listed in Norwegian Kroner):
2 weeks: NOK 5.600,- (NOK 400,- pr day)
4 weeks: NOK 11.200,- (NOK 400,- pr day)
Regular cost is kr. 1200,- pr day. SAGA covers kr. 800,- pr day. Artist covers kr. 400,- pr day.
As a sponsored AIR you might be asked to give a lecture or have an open studio session during your stay.
We also ask sponsored AIR to donate a piece from his/her artwork, created at SAGA, to be part of our permanent collection.
We offers you SPACE to FOCUS on your CRAFT and CREATE new work.
T E S T E M O N I A L
‘My stay at SAGA AIR has been nurturing for my soul. To be able to focus on my craft this way,
has been liberating and resulted in new energy
and growth in my work’
- Nina K. Staff