The Arthouse Foundation is an artist residency programme that takes place in the city of Lagos, Nigeria. With a newly renovated building in the heart of Ikoyi, the Arthouse Foundation offers residencies for two artists simultaneously throughout the year. The Arthouse Foundation is a newly created non-profit initiative of Arthouse Contemporary Ltd, a leading auction house of modern and contemporary art in West Africa.

Residency Calendar:

Spring 2016 Session | April 18 – July 22, 2016
Fall 2016 Session | September 12 – December 16, 2016

Deadline For Spring Application: Friday, February 26, 2016, 6 PM.

This call for applications is open to local and international visual artists and curators who wish to engage a new artistic project within the city of Lagos. With three-month sessions in the Spring and Fall, the Arthouse Foundation provides artists living/work space and logistics support for the creation of a new artistic project, along with an intensive public programme that includes workshops, artist talks, and a final exhibition. The program accommodates only two artists per session.

To apply for a residency in the 2016 Sessions, please visit Arthouse for the application form and send your completed application by email to [email protected], by Friday, February 26, 2016, 6 PM (WAT).