Duration 
The stay should never be less than 2 weeks and not more than
Paid by artist 

-Monthly fee for the appartment and the workshop is 400 €. The fee must be paid three months prior the stay. 
-Deposit is 5.000 ISK  (30 €) and will be returned when the occupier vacates the premises, provided that they are left in the same condition as when the occupier arrived.

Application guidelines 

To apply for residency in Herhúsid follow this link and fill in the application: application

Deadline 
31/01/2014

Deadline

Deadline 
Deadline for the sommer months (june-august) is the 1st of february, but you are

Herhúsið

Herhúsið

Description 

Herhúsid is a newly renovated artist-in-residence home and workshop, in the northernmost town of Iceland. It is currently accepting applicants who are working in visual arts, music, literature, poetry and other artisitic endeavours.

Outcome 

Public presentation

Accommodation Information 

The artist’s residence is a 2-level house with a 70 square metre (750 sq ft) workshop on the main floor and a bright, furnished studio appartment in the upstairs loft. There are two beds in the apartment

Studio Information 

The studio appartment contains two beds, chairs, a table and stools, radio and cd player. The kitchen is equipped with a refridgerator, coffee maker, toaster, microwave oven, food processor and two hotplates. The house is wireless ADSL enabled.

The workshop has 4 metre (10 ft) ceilings, hardwood floors, an industrial sink, an easel, 3 working tables and a sofa. The bathroom and shower are located on the main floor.

Location 

Located in the centre of Siglufjörður, the northernmost town in Iceland, surrounded by towering mountains all around. The environment is exceptional, in winter you will experience white mountains and northern lights and in summer the pure Icelandic nature.

Address: 
Norðurgata 7b
580 Siglufjörður
Iceland
Telephone 
+ 354 8945219
Fax 
+354 467 1905

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