Temple Bar Gallery + Studios in partnership with HIAP - Helsinki International Artist Programme invites applications from Irish artists and artists based in Ireland for the seventeenth annual residency exchange between Ireland and Finland in 2024.

The TBG+S/HIAP International Residency Exchange 2024 will support an Irish artist or artist based in Ireland to spend three months in residence at HIAP, Helsinki, from mid-April to mid-July, 2024. The awarded artist will have access to live/work studios on the island of Suomenlinna, Helsinki. HIAP Suomenlinna studios are 63 sqm each, furnished, and include a working and living area with a kitchenette, a sleeping loft and a private bathroom. TBG+S will provide a stipend of €5,000 to contribute to the artist’s living and working expenses and travel to and from Helsinki.

A Finnish artist will have the opportunity to live in Dublin and work from a studio at TBG+S in July and August 2024, through an open call organised by HIAP.

The TBG+S/HIAP International Residency Exchange is supported by the Finnish Institute in the UK and Ireland.

Deadline: Friday 17 November 2023, 5pm

Image description: Two artworks make up an art installation in a bright, white room with grey floors and an arched ceiling. Centre left and centre right of the room, a pair of A0 sized sheets of paper are suspended from the ceiling with wooden batons. There is text in English printed on the white paper. Behind the texts are two arch shaped windows allowing sunlight to enter the room.