Are you interested in the Finnish dance scene? Here you will find information about dance education, festivals and events, residencies, venues, regional dance centers, and professional organisations and unions in Finland.
Arteles Creative Residency Program is a multi-diciplinary residency. The residencies vary for 1-2 months from June to October. Arteles also runs theme-based programs.
Drake Art Center Residency
The programme of Drake Art Centers residency aims to encourage open and unbiased interaction between different fields of art through contact with the cultural institutions of the region.The artist in residence is expected to produce a work of art (the form is free), and the duration of the residency varies from 1 week to 6 months.
Eskus – Performance Center Residency
Eskus performing arts residency program is open for both Finnish and international artists and groups (1-6 persons). The working period is from 2 to 6 weeks and during that time the artist in residence can demonstrate their work with collegues and the audience.
KulttuuriKauppila Art Centre
KulttuuriKauppila Art Centre works to improve the position of visual artists in northern Finland and creates international connections in the field of art.
Old Mine Residency
The International Residency for artists and researchers – perfect for dance! Residency period from two weeks to three months can be applied through the open call in September.
Platform is an artist-run organization. They offer 1-2 month multi-diciplinary residencies for Nordic and international artist. The residency includes a studio space, accommodation, travel expenses, a working grant (approx. 250 € per week) and a small production budget.
RaumArs Artist in Residence Programme
RaumArs is a residence for community/participatory artists. RaumArs offers an apartment free of charge and help in producing the community/participatory art projects. Also independently working artists can apply.
The Saari Residence
The Saari residence, maintained by Kone Foundation, is a residence for artists and researchers from all over the world. Its purpose is to offer artists and researchers from different disciplines a peaceful working environment and excellent opportunities for interaction. There are four working periods in the residence and the artist in residence will receive a monthly grand.