Art house Messen, Ålvik, Norway
Kunstnarhuset Messen, Ålvik, Norge

How to apply

! Due to the corona virus regulations and the government travel restrictions we cannot receive new artists from May 2020 until further notice.
At this moment we are unsure when we can open the residency again this year. Therefor we would like to give notice to the artists who cannot come to Messen because of the corona situation that they will be re-selected for 2022 if they want.
We advice you to read the FAQ´s site of  Res Artis for more information about the impact of COVID-19 on the arts residencies:
Stay healthy, be kind and don’t hesitate to get in touch.
We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

To apply for August 2021
(for artists living and working in Norway)
Application deadline: 1th July 2021

To the application form for Aug 2021.

To apply for 2022
The application for 2022 will be open in the fall of this year
when it becomes more clear how this corona pandemic will develop. .
Then you can apply with our online application form, that will be accessible on this website then.

We prefer residencies starting on the 1st of every month, ending on the last.
Those applying for 1-3 months will be chosen first.

For more information please email:

Nearest international travel interchange:

Kunstnarhuset Messen
Postboks 4
5614 Ålvik – NORWAY

1000,- NOK per month.
All other expenses such as living costs, travel, materials, insurance and transport must be covered by the artist also.

Link to the KHMessen house rules.

Link to the KHMessen privacy policy.