The centre has been available for Norwegian and Swedish artist since 1953. It was originally intended for artists working with painting, drawing graphics etc. But this is extended to include all professional artists.
Laundry facilities, washing machine/ dryer, 10 bedrooms (7 single and three double), 3 bathrooms. A large launge, TV room, 2 kitchens with utensils.
Svolvær is the county Centre of Vaagan. Is has about 4.000 inhabitants, and offers a rich cultural life. The centre of town is only a short ten minutes walk from Kunstnerhuset. Here you will find library, shops, artists supply shops, galleries, and several coffee shops and restaurants.