The available months to apply for a residency at ARV.I in 2019 are August and September. In 2020 you may apply for a residency on an ongoing basis, starting April till September.

ARV.I accept three artists each month between April and September every year. Each resident will receive spacious private accommodations, shared studio space, gallery space for exhibition, connections with local artists, curators and galleries and will be assisted with specific individual research projects. The three months are non-thematic and dedicated to individual research and studio time.

It is recommended that you apply with a project. When your application is approved, ARV.I will provide letters of agreements regarding your residency and your solo or group exhibition. These documents are for you to use in other applications for grants, funds and other financial supports related to the ARV.I Fee, transportation, travel, and production materials.

1 month costs: 800€,-

ARV. I Offers
- 100m2 studio space
- Garden, private bedrooms, shared kitchen and bathroom (incl. wifi)
- Exhibition space in Veliko Turnovo
- Assistance regarding transport, networking, and exhibition coordination
- Letter of Agreement to be used for external fundings

How to apply
Send your CV and Portfolio to and send the filled application form below.

ARV.I Conditions
- Number of residents at one time is limited to three persons (Companions are allowed by agreement)
- Travel, supplies and food expenses are paid by the artist
- Applications are done digitally only
- Spoken language is primarily English
- ARV. I do not cover production materials, insurance, nor any transport of materials, artworks or objects produced or collected

If any questions, please contact