SÍM Residency has now opened for applications for the period of July – December 2019 here on the SÍM website!
Please go to: https://sim.is/seljavegur-residency/
to apply, after that we ask you to send us further information to firstname.lastname@example.org preferably in one PDF :
– Short project description (max 400 words)
– 3 – 5 photos of work in JPEG format (preferable size 300-500 KB)
You can apply for both the downtown residency, which is being renovated on the second floor of Seljavegur 32, or at Korpúlfsstaðir an old dairy farm in the outskirts of Reykjavík. Please go to residencies on our website to read more about each place.
Information about the residency
A granted residency is from the second to the last day of the relevant month.
Applicants can apply for a maximum of 3 months residency.
Information on residency locations and fees can be found on our website. https://sim.is/seljavegur-residency/
For further info please email email@example.com
Once an application is submitted a panel of professional SÍM artists review the application shortly after the deadline. Applicants are notified of the committee´s decisions within 6-7 weeks of the deadline.
The SÍM Residency is a project based residency and a good description of a proposed project is required.
Qualifying applicants must have a BA degree in fine arts or similar qualifications.
At the SÍM Residency all media of visual arts are accepted:✓ Painting ✓ Sculpture ✓ Drawing ✓ Photography ✓ Installation ✓ Ceramics ✓ Textile art ✓ Performance ✓ Sound art.
All expenses are paid by the artists. The artist pays a residency fee for the stay at SÍM as well as his own travel expenses and all other personal living expenses during the residency.