The Serlachius residency is a residency studio maintained by Serlachius Museums and Mänttä Art Festival and aimed for creative professionals working in the field of visual arts.
The aim of the residency is to create new connections between artists, researchers and curators. In addition to studio and housing, the residency offers contacts with local art professionals and possibilities for community-based projects of with people of Mänttä.
Our artists for August are Vivian Charlesworth (USA), Marianna Milhorat (USA) and Antje Pehle (Germany).
Our artist for August, Vivian Charlesworth presents her work at Aleksanterin linna. Exhibition opening on Thu 25 August from 4 pm to 6 pm. Exhibition will be open 26–28 August 10 am–6 pm.
Our artists for September are Naoko Ito (USA), Ella Tahkolahti (Finland) an Antje Pehle (Germany).
September Friday coffee will be served 9 September 3 pm–7 pm. In the same time exhibition opening of Antje Pehle's exhibition. All artists-in-residence will be present at Friday coffee.
Antje Pehle who has been woking in the residency for six months organises an exhibition at Aleksanterin linna. Exhibition opening along with Friday coffee 9. September from 3 pm to 7 pm. Exhibition will be open 10–11 September and 13–18 September am11–6 pm.
Artists in residency 2017:
Acosta, Ignacio, Great-Britain
Alicja, Rosé, Poland
Allonen, Päivi, Finland
Björke, Lisa + Inuti-group, Sweden
Boechler, Jared, Canada
Brander, Pirjetta, Finland
Coppola, Luna + Campidelli, Silvia, Spain
Cornish, Madelynne, Australia
Djamo, Daniel, Romania
Kanerva, Liisa, Finland
Kannisto, Aino + Blot, Fabio, Finland
Kivikangas Saija, Finland
Lecklin, Johanna, Finland
Mazeau-Langlais, Emilie, France
Morozov Alexander, Russia
Nissinen, Vili + Kinanen, Mikael, Finland
Pukki, Leena, Finland
Salmela, Paula, Finland
Schneider, Jochen, Germany
Tainio, Matti, Finland
Takala, Anni, Finland
Tomoko, Omata, Japan
Wildenboer, Barbara, South-Africa
Ylönen, Kimmo, Finland
The artists-in-residency for June are Marja Pirilä (Finland), Marianna Milhorat (USA), Pedro Riva & Lucila Mayol (Argentina), Laura Aish (UK) and Antje Pehle (Germany).
Friday coffee will be served at Aleksanterin linna (Kauppaneuvoksenkatu 2) 17 June at 3 pm–6 pm. Enrollments no later than 16 June at firstname.lastname@example.org. Free entry. Welcome!
- Besides coffee you can enjoy artist Laura Aish's exhibition that ends her residency period.
- Also artist Marja Pirilä will tell about her work methods, especially camera obscura.
- In addition to that, artist Antje Pehle will have an open studio. Come and see her latest works which depict many familiar buildings in Mänttä.
Due to the wide supply of programme we have extended opening hours untill 6 pm. Enrollments no later than 16 June at email@example.com. Welcome!
Artists in residency 2016
Artists in residency for 2016 have been chosen. Altogether 80 applications were submitted.
Laura Aish, Great Britain
Tuike ja Simo Alitalo, Finland
Vivian Charlesworth, USA
Julia Forrest, USA
Ahmed Helmy, Egypt
Mariko Hori, Japan
Naoko Ito, USA
Tuomas Laulainen, Finland
Marianna Milhorat, USA
Riku Mäkinen, Finland
Suvi Nurmi, Finland
Sayaka Ohata, France
So Young Park, South Korea
Antje Pehle, Germany
Marja Pirilä, Finland
Kaisa Salmi, Finland
Ella Tahkolahti, Finland
Antti Turkko, Finland
The applicants have been informed personally.