2024 Spring Summer Residency
Currently is open to applications
March to August
Duration of Residency
Between 1 to 3 months
There are 5 spots for artists each month
About ACENTRICSPACE RESIDEИCY
ACENTRICSPACE artist residency encourages both young artists to continue their practice upon graduation and practicing artists to be inspired. ACENTRICSPACE artist residency aims to provide an ideal creative and living environment for all artists. It opens to all contemporary artists throughout the year, during the residency, artists are encouraged to create a new body of work and engage in conversation with artists from China and around the world. Since the launch of the residency project in October 2017, over 100 artists have participated in the ACENTRICSPACE artist residency.
ACENTRICSPACE The building itself covers an area of 550 square meters, a total of 4 floors. The ground floor contains 6 private studios within shared studio space (a total of 220 square meters) and 3 storage rooms. The 1st floor has 2 exhibition spaces, 1 cafe, kitchen, 1 laundry room, and 2 courtyards. The 2nd floor contains 7 private rooms for resident artists. The 3rd floor contains an office and 1 rooftop terrace. The gallery, accommodation, and studio are all in the same building, for a more convenient living and working environment, ideal for an art residency.
Residency Facilities, Exhibition, Location
The residency is run as a sustainable program, the residency fee meets the minimal cost of running the residency.
At the end of the residency, all artworks belong to resident artists.
The 2024 residency fee is 7700 CNY per month, including accommodation, studio, and exhibition.
The residency does not carry any funding support yet, so we encourage artists to manage the scholarship application, grants, or financial support in their home countries during the application period. ACENTRICSPACE will be able to provide the necessary documentation to the selected applicant that so requires.
Resident artists are responsible for their transportation, food, art materials, and other living expenses.
How to apply for residency
Please fill out the application form at the link below