KulttuuriKauppila Art Centre, located in the municipality of Ii in Northern Finland, offers three residency programmes that allow artists to explore and develop their artistic practice, collaborate with locals and be inspired by the surrounding environment.
KulttuuriKauppila Art Centre offers three artist residency programmes. /// Artist-in-Residence (KKAiR) /// Artist-in-Community (KKAiC) /// Artist-in-Environment (KKAiE)
The open call for residency periods in 2023 is closed. Thanks to all the applicants!
Safety precautions 2021
Finland updates the travel and safety guidelines regularly and the situations may change fast. To be able to welcome foreign artists in 2021, KulttuuriKauppila has adapted a set of safety precautions based on the instructions given by Finnish authorities.
KulttuuriKauppila Art Centre is located by the river Ii in an idyllic area rich in culture and tradition. The Centre houses two buildings: the residence built in the 1800s and the atelier built in 2006.
KulttuuriKauppila Art Centre hosts annually 10–20 international artists-in-residence in Ii. Each artist is provided a tailored, personal residency program. Learn about our artists-in-residence!