Landskrona Foto is a Swedish photography initiative that established it self as one of the top in the Nordic region. Landskrona Foto offers an opportunity for an international photographer or an artist who works with lens-based media: a six week long residency in Sweden at the Landskrona Foto office.
The selected artist will stay for six weeks beginning in May 2021 in the city of Landskrona in Sweden. Also so resident will get a grand of 15,000 SEK (~1500€) as well as travel expenses. An apartment and shared office space is provided by the Landskrona Foto. In return the artist is asked to propose a project as well as engage in a project related to Landskrona. International artists can apply until the 31 January 2021.
The artist will be able to connect with regional artists and photographers through meetings, exhibitions and other networking opportunities.
Landskrona Foto is a center for photographic images that spans areas such as exhibitions, events, photo history, photo books, residency, research, and collections. The most important element, called “The highlight of Photography” is a festival where the love of photography, dedication, and commitment to Landskrona as the meeting place of photography reaches its highlight.
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