Open Call

Fish Factory Open Call 2023

Fish Factory, the Creative Centre of Stöðvarfjörður

No Funding
Stöðvarfjörður, Iceland


The Residency is multi-disciplinary and open for most creative directions: Visual Art, New Media, Printmaking, Sculpture, Dance, Performing Arts, Land Art, Textile Art, Music, Literature, Crafts, Sustainable Design & Photography.The purpose of the program is to provide emerging and established artists from all creative fields a port for free expression and a place to meet with others alike in a small collaborative community. We offer a Shared Studio (95 m2) for eight Artists.The Centre has fully equipped ceramic workshop, kitchen and a Concert hall. Artists have access to the workshops & facilities in the Centre, in consultation with a team member and based on individual skills. The wood and metal workshops are currently partially under construction, yet some parts are still available to use upon request.

Number of Participants

We have studio space for seven artists in residence at a time, our centre is a place to meet with other creative people in a warm collaborative community. The staff are at work Monday-Friday from 8:30 – 16:00, while residency artists have 24/7 access to the building. We offer a shared studio space (95 m2). The studio spaces function as a “home base” for the artists and from there they can work on their creative projects in various facilities and workshops. The Centre has wood-, metal-, ceramic- and print workshops as well as a kitchen and a concert hall.


Selection Results (Announcement Dates)


January 01, 2023 - November 30, 2023


  • kr105,000 program fee (monthly)


Ceramic Facility, Co-Working, Darkroom, Desk Space, Print Shop, Shared Studio, Sound Studio, Stage, Wood Shop




No meals

Public Programs



Acting, Animation, Architecture, Book Arts, Ceramics, Cinematography, Composers, Conceptual Art, Dance Groups, Design, Drawing, Fiber Arts, Film, Illustration, Installation, Interdiscplinary Arts, Jewelry, Land Art, Literature, Moving Image, Multimedia, Music, Painting, Performance Art, Photography, Playwriting, Printmaking, Sculpture, Sound Art, Textile, Video Art, Visual Arts



Program Description

The residency program is self directed, multi-disciplinary and open to most creative directions. The purpose of the program is to provide emerging and established creatives from all fields an opportunity to focus on their work in an environment well equipped for experimentation and the production of artistic output.

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