The application for 2024 is closed

The application for 2024 was open from May 15  to August 31 of 2023.
The final selection will be announced 15 October 2023.

A residencies period starts on the 1st of every month ending on the last day of the month.

Those applying for 1-3 months will be chosen first. 

Also families with children can apply.

The selection is a mix of established artist and recently graduated artists.
We accept all disciplines (visual artists, musicians, writers, filmmakers, designers etc….)

For more information please email:

Nearest international travel interchange is Bergen

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.