The Danish Art Workshops is not the only place where it is possible to apply for a residency. Here is a list of examples of other places where you can either rent space or apply for a residency.
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Find workshops and studio space arranged by region:
Copenhagen and Zealand
|The Factory of Art and Design,|
Copenhagen Production and knowledge center for visual arts and design in Copenhagen. Houses more than 50 studios and different types of leases, networking, exhibitions, the Alternative Art Fair, the International Artist-In-Residency program (FAIR) and various dissemination activities.
Studio, wood, metal, residency
|Copenhagen FabLab, Copenhagen|
Use the workshops for free, provided that you share knowledge and ideas with the FabLab network. Materials must be paid for. Each machine has a computer workstation.
Equipped electronics workspace, 3D printer for plastic filaments, 3D micro milling machine and scanner, foil cutter, laser cutter, embroidery machine and CNC milling machine.
|Graphic Workshop Næstved|
70 m2 workshop for etching, lithography, linoleum, wood cut, and computer based graphics. Residency program. Access to the workshops through the board. Members of BKF can be admitted directly. Rates: 200 kr/year.
Graphic Arts, residency.
|International Ceramic Research Center, Guldagergård, Skælskør|
Center for ceramics, work and research. Guldagergaard offers housing, work place, technical assistance, a wide selection of equipment as well as larger electric, gas or wood fired kilns. Application deadlines: 15. February, 15. June, 15. August, 15. November.
|Nakskov Metal Workshop, Nakskov|
Workspace at CELF Lolland in the smith department with high ceilings with plenty of equipment, a crane and the possibility of computer control of the elements. There’s workshop assistance available and all work applies to safety regulations. Everyone who wants to work with iron as artistic expression can become a member. Membership costs 100 kr./year.
Prototyping workshop, laser cutter and office facilities, events and courses.
Laser cutters, CNC milling machines 3D printer (Makerbot), plotter
|The Working Workshops of Western Zealand, Jyderup|
Bronze, metal, wood, glass and graphics workshops. Membership of VAK costs kr. 200/year and allows the use of the workshops.
Bronze, metal, wood, glass, graphics.
|VærkStedet Artist Cooperative with studio spaces, focusing on painting and ceramics. |
Studio, painting, ceramics, residency
|Bright Park Bornholm (ceramics and glass workshops), Nexø|
Formerly Møbelfabrikken. Ceramics and glass workshop plus rent of studio space for minimum 1 month at a time. The ceramics workshop is managed by the Ler//Ler cooperative. Access to the glass workshop can be arranged on a day-to-day basis.
Studio, ceramics, glass.
|The Graphic Workshop of Funen Island, Odense|
Workshop and gallery for graphic arts. Requires membership of the FGV. Print facilities and showroom, and FGV functions as a free knowledge center.Graphic arts.
|Hollufgård Guest Studios, Odense|
Modelling workshop for clay, plaster, and wax. Equipped for Bronze casting, stone masonry and smithy. For guest artists a project workspace with access to the workshops. A smaller graphic workshop and paint studios, leased over longer period of up to 2 years. Hollufsgård
Plaster, clay, wax, bronze, stone, metal, graphics. Painting, project space.
|Tommerup Ceramic Workshop, Tommerup|
Workshop for ceramic art and decoration. Skills and facilities for production of large scale ceramic works. Private workshop, access against payment.
|Bureau Detours, Århus, Kolding, Copenhagen, etc.|
Bureau Detours is a group of people who produce new constructions for public space. They provide access to knowledge, networking and facilities for various productions, incl. wood. Institut for X is a sister cooperation: a grassroots network focusing on social interactions.
Wood, interaction, works for public spaces, sparring, cooperation.
|Byens åbne værksteder/Godsbanen, Århus|
Godsbanen houses production of stage art, literature, and fine arts, as well as Huset and their workshops: Wood, metal, textile and screen printing, printing, sowing and leather workshops. Coming: Photography workshop. Deadline: 1. February (for the period 1. July – 31. December) and 1. August (1. January – 30. June).
Studios, wood, metal, textiles, screen printing, print, leather.
|CAVI – interaction design, Århus|
CAVI is part of Aarhus University and is a center for advanced visualization and interaction.
Sparring, technology, visualization, interaction, cooperation.
|The Graphic Workshop, Hjørring|
Works on membership basis, but often lets in guests. Two testing presses for lithography, one lithography press (50 x 70 cm). At the workshop’s top-floor is an intaglio workshop – the press here can take sizes up to 120 x 240 cm.
|The Graphic Workshop – Silkeborg|
The workshop houses: 2 etching presses, respectively. 70 x 140 cm and 65 x 70 cm, A stone printing press with matching stones of various sizes, Hot plate 50 x 60 cm, Sear closet with necessary extraction, aquatint box, Tools for producing graphics (such as. Inks, printing paper, zinc plates, etc.).
|Hack Århus / Open Space Århus|
A hacker space – for people who challenge and reshape modern technology. Open Space is an open space for technically interested and creative people to meet, share experiences and ideas, socialize and network within open tech. Hack Århus / Open Space Århus
Sparring, technology, cooperation.
|Højbjerg PhotoGraphic Workshop, Århus|
The workshops are traditional graphic printing techniques, analogue photography and digital imaging, incl. courses.
Graphics, analogue photography.
|Kirsten Kjær’s Museum, Graphics Workshop and Bronze Casting, Frøstrup|
2-3 artist residences, guesthouse and workshops for graphics, metal and sculpture. Garden for sculpture exhibitions.
Graphics, metal, bronze, guesthouse.
|North Jutland’s Artists’ Workshops, Ålborg|
1 traditionally equipped graphics workshops, 2 painter’s studios, 1 sculpture, 1 IT-workstation for image editing. Shared facilities: 1 copier, 1 wood and metal workshop, 1 kitchen, 1 common room/meeting room, locker room, toilets and baths.
Graphics, painting, wood, metal, IT, meeting room.
|Trøjborg Community House, Århus|
Ceramics Workshop and events.
|De Ateliers – Amsterdam, Holland|
Independent artists’ run institute, which provides studio space and teaching from visiting artists. Mainly for young or newly educated artists.
|KKV Monumental, Malmö, Sweden|
Artists’ run workshops for members. Some of the workshops have consultants.
Wood, metal, glass, sound, video, graphics, digital image editing, bronze, plaster, casting, enamel, ceramics,
|Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany|
Studios and workshops for artists, with exhibition space. Access through the Ministry of Culture, Denmark, or occasionally through direct contact.
Wood, metal, plastics, sound, video, IT, residency
|Kulturwerk des bbk berlin GmbH, Germany. |
Studio, mechanical, chemical and digital print workshop, book binding, sculpture workshop, seminars.
|Nordic Artist’s Center Dale, Sunnfjord, Norway. |
Residency, studio, wood workshop, b/w darkroom, graphics
|Steinprint – Faroe Islands’ Graphic Workshop, Torshavn|
Graphics workshop and exhibition space.
Residency program at an international center for artists, designers and architects with an interest in ceramics. Ca. 45 artists yearly in residencies of three months. A place for innovation and exploration of Ceramics.
|Trænas Artist/Arctics in Residence – TRÆNA, Norway|