The Finnish Cultural Foundation awards grants for international artists’ residency programmes each year.

Residency grant applications can be submitted during the August application period via the Cultural Foundation’s online service. Applications close at 4 pm Finnish time on the last day of the application period.

The following residencies are offered by the Finnish Cultural Foundation for 2020:

  • AIT, Tokyo, Japan, 3 months for visual artists
  • Artspace, Sydney, Australia, 3 months for visual artists (individual artists or work pairs)
  • Capacete, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 3 months for visual artists and curators
  • Filba, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 3 months for writers
  • Institute for Provocation, Beijing, China, 3 months for artists
  • Santarcangelo dei Teatri, Italy, 2−3 weeks for working groups (max. 6 members) in dance, performing arts or theatre
  • SeMa Nanji, Seoul, South Korea, 3 months for visual artists
  • Tokyo Arts and Space Residency, Japan, 3 months for visual artists (individual artists or work pairs)
  • Triangle, New York, United States, 3 months for visual artists

Click on the name of the residency for further details. More information can also be found in feedback from some of the Cultural Foundation’s alumni.

Museonjohtaja Johanna Ruohonen
Johanna
Ruohonen
Senior Advisor, Museum Director, Kirpilä Art Collection