Australia House is calling for participants for the Residency Program 2019

NEWSPosted : June 17, 2019

Australia House was opened at the 5th Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennale in 2012. It consists of accommodation and gallery spaces to enable artists in residence to stay, work, and exhibit as well as to facilitate community activities and exchanges between Australia and Japan.

This year, not only visual artists but also performance artists, writers, researchers, art educators and people of all art forms are encouraged to apply.

The program offers opportunities to stay at Australia House for up to three weeks and to experience the Echigo-Tsumari Art Field, its nature and life, and exchanges with the local people in Urada Village where the Australia House is located.



  • Application deadline: 22 July 2019
  • Announcement of the result of selection: Middle August 2019
  • Duration of residency:
    Period : Up to 3 weeks between 19 October and 9 November 2019
  • Number of applications: 1 person or 1 group
    *Partner / family is permitted to accompany, but the total number of the residents is up to three.
  • Eligibility: Applicants must be an Australian citizen or Australian permanent resident.
  • Residency space: Australia House
  • Financial support: Yes
  • For details, please see the application guidelines.
    ≫Application Guideline((PDF)
    ≫Application Form(Word)

Photo by Osamu Nakamura