Visual Arts Graphic Design
30 days (visiting artists), 60-90 days (artist-in-residence)
Paid by host 

Studio space, use of gallery for the exhibition, professional advice, feedback and input from the team. Assistance gaining permission for access to sites across the city. Space Beween contacts, press, networks and community partners.

Paid by artist 

flights, accommodation and living expenses for the duration of your stay in the program.

Cost: 30 day residency: R 8 000 (Rand) (ca. 575 euro)
60 day residency: R 14 000 (ca. 1000 euro)
90 day residency: R 20 000 (ca. 1400 euro)

Application guidelines 

Space Between encourages projects that:

  • Seek to address Cape Town’s creative community in challenging ways
  • Create or support creative communities and dialogues

Application to the artist in residence program at Space Between Gallery is done via email to [email protected]. See here the material you need to send.


all year long

Space Between A-I-R

Space Between A-I-R

SB Residency


Space Between aims to promote artwork by new emerging artists and those inspired by popular culture.Painters & illustrators; un circulated artists inspired by street culture and those with unique voices and practices are shown in the gallery. Space Between offers an Artist's In Residence program for visiting artists to Cape Town. The program offers the opportunity for artists to work on an exhibition proposal during their stay, liaise and collaborate with other local artists as well as contribute to the careers of emerging artists. The program is open to international and local graduate students, emerging and established artists, designers, creatives and curators. Those with practices rooted in street art and underground visual art’s culture; illustrators; installation artists; 3 Dimensional artists or painters are encouraged to take part in the program. A willingness to collaborate with local participants, artists, organizations as well as press is expected.


5-10 day end exhibition at the Space Between Gallery + Installations/performances/interventions/workshops, events where suited to the individual.

Accommodation Information 

Assistance finding accommodation near the Space Between Gallery.

Studio Information 

Sole use of a 21 m2 studio work space for the duration of your stay.

Technical Information 

136 sqm gallery space. You should bring your own basic working equipment.

139 Albert Road
Cape Town
South Africa

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