1 to 5 weeks. Residency period ranges from May through to Oc
Paid by artist 

 The Resident is also responsible for the expenses of all food, personal supplies, art materials, flights to and from the island and transport costs.

Residency Rental fee is $200/week.

Application guidelines 

Interested artists are invited to apply for the Mountain Seas Artist in Residency by filling out the application form and returning via post to: Mountain Seas Arts, PO BOX 125, Flinders Island, Tasmania, Australia. 7255.



Mountain Seas

Mountain Seas


The program offers artists up to ten weeks in stunning scenery, with easy access to rugged wilderness, a well-equipped Arts Centre and a beautiful studio to live at the base of Mont Strzelecki.

The Program is open to all types of artists including, but not limited to, painters, ceramicists, sculptors, writers, musicians, digital and mixed media artists.

Resident is requested to give something back to the Flinders Island community. That could be a half-day workshop, a community art project or some other idea that the artist generates. There is room on the application for suggestions!

Accommodation Information 

The Studio is a fully furnished self-contained cottage. It contains one large living area with queen bed, kitchenette and separate bathroom. Amenities include: heating, electricity (240V power supply), running water. Internet access and landline phone are available for an additional fee.

Studio Information 

The Art Centre can host workshops in various mediums, and accommodate up to 20 people working in different ways in the four areas available. The Art Centre is equipped with two ceramic wheels, a kiln, hand-building tables, as well as space for acrylic painting, watercolors and other visual mediums.


Flinders Island in Bass Strait, off the North-East coast of Tasmania, Australia. Mountain Seas is contiguous to 40,000 acres of national park.

PO Box 125, Whitemark,
Flinders Island TAS 7255
(+61) (3) 6359 4511

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