Lux Artist Residency in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Jan. 1, 1970, 12:00 am
It is ideal for artists who want to create in luxury in the tropical climate of Southeast Asia and live an expat lifestyle.
La Fenice Art Gallery makes this apartment available to selected artists for a few months every year. There is a possibility of a solo exhibition in Kuala Lumpur or online at the end of the stay, for those who come for a longer stay, have a big enough body of quality work and can finance their exhibition.
Categories: Painting, Drawing, Printmaking, Photography, Mixed Media, Digital Art, Sculpture, Ceramics, Textiles, video, performance, sound, writing…
DEADLINE: 18 March 2019
An apartment with 3 bedrooms, two bathrooms on 22 floor of a resort style condo with luxury swimming pool and stunning views of the city and a mountain covered by lush jungle and populated by monkeys and beautiful tropical birds. Located in Northern part of Kuala Lumpur, 15 minutes walk away from famous Batu Caves Temple. KTM public train service to the city is 15 min walk away. A ride to the center is about 20 minutes, cost 50 cents.
The rental price includes utility bills. Local prepaid sim card with calls and internet will cost you about 50 cents per day. There is a coin laundry in the building, plus cafes, 2 supermarkets, shops, 7/11 and restaurants.
This studio is ideal for those of you who want to explore this booming part of the world and living a luxury lifestyle while creating and preparing your new future exhibitions. Most suitable for those who want to have an international career and enjoy an expat lifestyle in a big vibrant, multi cultural, multi racial, colorful South East Asian capital.
We currently have Open Call for the periods of April 2019 -April 2020.
Available to 2 artists:
1. Studio in front room with mini kitchen corner 27 m2 + 1 bedroom 12 m2 + shared bathroom in the corridor. Sleeping mat on the wooden floor, table, chair. Stunning views from 22nd floor! View of the city, mountains. Big windows. Luminous! Use of swimming pool. 690 Euros per month, (+100 Euros if you bring a second person with you), 45 Euros per day, (+10 Euros for the second person).
2. Studio in Master’s Bedroom 15.5 m2 + private bathroom 3 m2. Stunning views from 22nd floor! View of the city, mountains. Big corner window and a smaller side window. Luminous! Use of swimming pool. Sleeping mat on the wooden floor, table, chair. 590 Euros per month, (+100 Euros if you bring a second person with you).
3. Studio in Smaller Bedroom 12 m2 + shared bathroom 3 m2. Stunning views from 22nd floor! View of the city, mountains. Big corner window and a smaller side window. Luminous! Use of swimming pool. Sleeping mat on the wooden floor, table, chair. 450 Euros per month, (+100 Euros if you bring a second person with you). Ideal for a writer or if you are working on small works.
At times there will be the third artist in the third bedroom. It is possible to have the whole place (excluding the third bedroom) all by yourself at additional cost.
The sleeping mat in the room is queen size which means you can bring your spouse/friend. In that case there is a 100 Euros increase for the second person.
You will be asked to pay 150 Euros deposit that will be used in case of damages or lost access card/keys. It will be given back to you on your departure day.
To apply, please send photos of your work together with your CV and a short artist statement (max. 300 words) to: