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Our residency programs bring together creative minds & professionals from all over the world. Located in the scenic landscapes of Hämeenkyrö, Finland, the residency serves as the perfect platform to explore and expand the boundaries of your art & mind.

License to create = Freedom to create
We provide our artists the freedom & stress-free environment they need for developing themselves and their creative practice. Our facilities, professional staff and wide selection of creative tools & equipment support the artists' individual ways of working. We understand that creative process is always in a state of flux, and we encourage taking things beyond the conventional -
out of the box.
Arteles residency programs
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Weekly meetings, discussions and feedback, presentations, field trips... Freedom of choice to participate.
Designed to serve artists & creative professionals
Studio spaces and fully equipped private rooms, also suitable for duos & groups. 24/7 access to all facilities. Read more
We assist you with projects and practicalities, introduce the surroundings etc.
Workshop + Environmental art space & Forests
Possibility to realize projects outdoors or simply test out new ideas in the nature.
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Get published in Arteles Catalogue and promotion & visibility through our network. See Catalogue
Traditional finnish wood stove sauna built on 1961. When you feel like it is time to chill and relax your mind and body.
Share your work and conclusions with the group in the monthly review.
Tools for you
Wide selection of creative tools & equipment for you to use.
See full list here

residency residents apply travel information tools and equipment