Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten
The Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten offers two-year residencies to around 45 artists each year with the goal of providing space for research, experiment and exchange. Apart from facilities such as a studio, work budget and stipend, there are extended technical and theory facilities. There is no standard programme, predominant style or ideology. The Rijksakademie provides time, people and possibilities.
The Rijksakademie offers 45 studios.
There is acces to affordable housing options.
There are project rooms and a cantina.
Technical specialists manage professionally-equipped workshops where artists can work and experiment with traditional and contemporary materials and techniques.
Artistic, theoretical and technical facilities and expertise are the basis of the residency. In addition, advices on practical and financial matters like housing and residence permits are offered.
The Rijksakademie is located in the Kavalleriekazerne building, near the centre of Amsterdam. The building is next to the Muiderpoort archway, near the Tropical Museum and Artis zoo and within easy reach of the NS stations. Most of the building is accessible for the physically challenged.