Apply for The Finnish Cultural Institute’s residency in New York

The open call for The Finnish Cultural Institute in New York’s 2018 residencies is now open. Institute invites architects, designers and artists at all stages of their careers to apply for the residency. 

Finnish Cultural Institute’s Independent Residency

The FCINY has been hosting independent residencies for Finnish contemporary artists, designers and architects since its founding in 1990. The focus of the residency program lies on research, artistic dialogue and cultural exchange.  All members of Finnish Associations for artists (STS), designers (Ornamo) and architects (SAFA) are eligible to apply.

To apply: read instructions in English or Finnish and follow the link to the online application form. You may want to also check the frequently asked questions. Deadline for applications is April 30, 2017.

Alfred Kordelin Foundation’s Residency at ISCP

April is also the month to apply to the International Studio and Residency Program ISCP’s residency, supported by the Alfred Kordelin Foundation. This residency program is aimed at artists who are in the early or middle stages of their career. Two artists will be chosen for 6 month residencies in 2018. The deadline for applications is also April 20, 2017. For more information and to apply, follow the link.

 

 

Image: Marja Helander, work-in-process image of Coney Island, 2017. Helander was FCINY’s artist-in-residence in March, 2017. Courtesy the artist.