Swap your home AND workspace/studio with other artists. The application is open from the 18.10- 15.11.2019. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdnRbyRFhL0N6kuxeQc-akpy-xUrSaaBrtNs7as3RqEuwfvgA/viewform?usp=sf_link If you’re interested, please create a profile and listing at www.artistresidencyswap.com and then fill out this form. We will go through all the answers swiftly so you will be informed about the selection in late November 2019. The…

Artist presentation – Michaela von Kügelgen (FI) In late October 2019 two artist & cultural workers from Finland and Denmark will do a funded residency swap between these two countries and we at ARS want you to get to know them too: I’m an author and journalist from Helsinki always looking for a good story.…

Artist presentation – Julia Knipschildt In late October 2019 two artist & cultural workers from Finland and Denmark will do a funded residency swap between these two countries and we at ARS want you to get to know them too: I’m a Danish based analog photographer with a background in architecture. My approach to photography…

Text originally publiched at The Finnish Cultural Institute for the Benelux blog 23 January 2018   Early stages of the project: Last autumn, my colleague Timo Wright and I sat down for a cup of coffee in Helsinki’s city centre. Our gallery, Unknown Cargo, had not seen any major activities for about year now and we were both…