The second ARV.International residency program is complete. The activities in 2019 started with the opening of the contemporary art gallery Heerz Tooya, managed by ARV.I director Lars Nordby. The gallery is located in Veliko Turnovo and its exhibition program include ARV.I artist-in-residents and visual artists invited regardless of the ARV.I program.  The ongoing Heerz Tooya exhibition program can be seen at

In 2020 cultural producers across various artistic diciplines may apply for a residency on an ongoing basis, starting April on a monthly basis till September. Read more under the link Application

Subscribe to our Newsletter, follow us on Instagram and Facebook and get updates on future open calls, upcoming exhibitions and other activities the artists-in-residence will undertake during 2019.  The chosen artists in the following list will live in Vishovgrad and work on their projects, which will result in an exhibition at Heerz Tooya at the end of their period.

- Kristoffer Zeiner Christiansen (NO) / June
- Marius Mathisrud (NO) / June
- Sigbjørn Bratlie (NO) / July
- Yvette Kaiser Smith (US)  / August
- Marijana Radovic (SRB) / September