Open Call

2021 Artist in Residency Hong Kong

TongLau Space

No Funding
Kowloon, Hong Kong


AIR program in HK are mainly held by institutions, museums and art centres by invitation.  Limited space and high rent alway are issues in HK, it is hard to provide housing, workshop and exhibition space for short term overseas artist by art association and independence artist studio. However, we strongly believe that AIR program is not only good for Hong Kong, but also good for artist around the world.  We would like to try to create more opportunities for artist who are passionate in art,  cultural exchange and interested in exploring the culture of Hong Kong and making new art in Hong Kong. We welcome different status artists to join our program, such as experienced artists, fresh artists or art students from overseas.

Number of Participants

We offer a room with capacity for four,  same gender artists will be arranged to stay in the same room.   4 artists at one time Duration of residencies - one to three months


No deadline


January 01, 2021 - December 31, 2021


  • $1,600.00 program fee (one-time)


Co-Working, Desk Space, Shared Studio


Apartment, Kitchen, Shared Bathroom, Shared Room


No meals

Public Programs

Group Dinners, Open Studios, Visiting Professionals


Curatorial, Design, Documentary, Drawing, Film, Land Art, Painting, Photography, Research, Sculpture, Sound Art, Textile, Video Art, Visual Arts


English, Mandarin

Program Description

Objectives of Residency Program- to promote contemporary art in all its diverse forms within an international context, to stimulate creativity through direct contact with urban and the city of Hog Kong, to set up an exchange of ideas within various disciplines of contemporary art practice, Each artist will have the opportunity to develop his/her project within a number of different artistic fields that we have co-ordinate with different fields of art workshop. Such as Visual Arts painting, drawing, photography, installation art, sculpture, etc. All artists will have the chance to show and promote their work in the program. Cultural exchange and sharing of ideas in contemporary art with local as well as international artists. It can help organize the end exhibition and opening reception, as well as publicising to the public. The end exhibition is included in the program fees for residency 2 months or more. Expectations of the artist - Presentation and sharing at end of Residency

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