Residency

Twice a year Landskrona Foto Residency welcomes an early to mid-career photographer or artist working with photography and/or lens-based media, who wishes to further and challenge their practice, to Landskrona, to engage in a project related to the city.

PRACTICAL INFO

It’s an opportunity for a non-Swedish photographer or artist working with photography and/or lens based media to have time and space away from their usual environment and obligations. The residency takes place for 6 weeks from May 2021. The residency photographer receives a grant of 15000 SEK (approx. 1500 EUR), travel expenses to and from the home country (economy only), an apartment in Landskrona, and an office space with Landskrona Foto crew. Landskrona Foto connects the photographer in residency with regional-based photographers, artists and other art professionals through meetings, mentoring, exhibition openings and other networking opportunities.

HOW TO ENTER

You apply trough the platform picter.com. Application for the spring residency 2021 is open until 31 January 2021.

If you have any questions do not hesitate to contact us at info@landskronafoto.org.

WINNER SPRING RESIDENCY 2020

The recipient of Landskrona Foto Spring Residency 2020 is Marta Bogdanska.

The decision has been taken by the jury based on the artist’s project proposal titled “The love that dare not speak its name”. Following the footsteps of Swedish writer Selma Lagerlöf, the first woman to receive a Nobel Prize for literature. The project will investigate which traces of her life, intimate thoughts and feelings can be found in Landskrona today. By weaving several elements together, the project will actualize Selma’s legacy through an exchange with the local LGBTQ+ community.

Read more about Marta Bogdanska

FORMER RESIDENCY HOLDERS

This project is made possible by financial support from Kultur Skåne