Landskrona Foto, one of the most important centres of photography in Scandinavia is looking for applications for a new residency. Welcome are early to mid-career photographers or artists working with photography and/or lens-based media. This is an opportunity to concentrate on furthering and challenging long-time practices as well as to spend time away from everyday environments and obligations.
The stay in the Swedish town of will take place for six weeks and the residency photographer will receive a grant of 15000 SEK as well as a reimbursement of travel costs, accommodation and office space in Landskrona.
During the stay the photographer will have the chance to connect to regional-based photographers, other art professionals through meetings, mentoring, exhibition openings and other networking opportunities.
The application should include a motivation for applying for a residency at Landskrona Foto, a presentation of the photographer’s practice and project proposal, an upload image documentation of previous projects as well as a current CV with link to the applicant’s website. The photographers are encouraged to choose a project related to Landskrona. Deadline for applications is August 19th.
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