$1,200 USD for international artists. $10,000 PHP for residents of the Philippines. Fees are monthly and per person. The fee includes:
Elmo's House Artist Residency is building an international art community in Batan, Aklan while fostering cultural exchange through initiatives and projects. The residency facilitates new perspectives to conduct research and create work in an alternative setting. Acting as a conduit between the town and participating artists, Elmo's House hopes to initiate conversation about contemporary art and critical thinking.
Community outreach programs through LGU (Local Government Unit) collaborations.
One furnished room per artist.
Communal studio with offsite facilities, through partnerships with local artisans.
The house is right at the heart of a quiet fishing village, within walking distance to secluded beaches and lush mountains.