Photography Multi Media Film
2003 (residency since 2006)
6 weeks, between June and November 2014
Paid by host 

Residents will be provided: 
  • Stipend of S$500 for the 6-week residency period;
  • Material fee of up to S$800 for the residency project (reimbursable with receipts);
  • Travel subsidy of up to S$500 to contribute to airfare (reimbursable with receipts);
  • Basic accommodation for the residency period.

Paid by artist 

visa, insurance and other expenses.

Application guidelines 

Objectifs welcomes all genres of film and photographer including, but not limited to:

  • Film: documentary, narrative, experimental, video art
  • Photography: documentary, fine art, conceptual, photojournalism
  • Mixed media artists who incorporate photography or film into their work

Artists are selected based on their experience, portfolio, submitted project proposal and recommendations. Applicants must indicate the residency period based on the deadlines. Please download application form at http://www.objectifs.com.sg/ed-residency.htm?education/rl-application.htm?ryID=3.

Important: All applications must be mailed to Objectifs at 56A Arab Street, Singapore 199753. Applications received by email will not be processed. Your application needs to reach Objectifs by April 30 at the latest - applications received after the date will not be considered.




Centre for Photography and Filmmaking


Objectifs is a visual arts centre dedicated to promoting photography and filmmaking.

The Objectifs Artist-in-Residence programme is open to all artists who incorporate photography and film in their work. The aim is to provide visual artists, who want to develop their craft, with a supportive platform, conducive for the creation and development of new personal work. Being in a new environment allows artists to interact with the local arts community and exposes artists to a diversity of cultures and ideas.

There are no restrictions on nationalities, but residents are responsible for applying for a valid tourist or social visitor's pass.

  1. Share work-in-progress through discussions, screenings, exhibitions, keeping Objectifs updated on project progress;
  2. Conduct up to 6 hours of workshops or seminars per week, tailored to the artist’s area of specialty;
  3. Showcase their completed project at the end of the residency period, e.g. in the form of an exhibition or screening.
Accommodation Information 

shared accommodation separate from studio

Studio Information 

dedicate studio space at Objectifs

Technical Information 

Artists are welcome to use the facilities/services at Objectifs for their residency project. This includes:

  • iMac G5 with Final Cut Pro HD and Adobe Photoshop CS;
  • B&W Darkroom with chemicals (rental offered at discounted rates);
  • Panasonic HD AVCCAM;
  • A3+ inkjet printer (printing offered at discounted rates);
  • Access to interns, assistants or local crews (artist will be responsible for logistics/relevant payment).

Objectifs is located in the Arab Street/Kampong Glam area, a melting pot of different cultures. It is 5 min from the city.

56A Arab Street
+65 6293 9782
+65 6293 9723

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