Balanced Objects

Open Call for
Artist-in-residence Programme

We are seeking enthusiastic artists, or the right individuals from any discipline – visual arts, mixed-media, literature, education, design, music, dance, film, theatre and more to use art as a possibility making art more accessible and approachable to wide public audiences. 

1. Type of Residence

I) Talent to offer (Workshop Creation)

The artist should be operating a series of workshop ( Period of 12-16 weeks long) to share with HKAC ART Factory participants, subject to the content and format of the proposal. 

Workshop Frequency: once per week

Workshop duration: 1 hour to 2 hours

Workshop Period: AUGUST - NOVEMBER 2022 

II) Research-based

The artist will be staying a period of 12-16 weeks long, subject to the content and format of the proposal. During the residency period, artists might be creating artwork and running programmes to share their artwork and ideas to our community.

Research hours: 20-30 hours per month 

Residency Period: Subject to change depending on the availability of the rehearsal venue.

2. Eligibility

  • Local or international artists of ages 18 and/or above

  • Good command in spoken English and/or Cantonese

  • The nature and content of the residency proposal must be aligned with the mission and vision of HKAC.

3. Submission of application materials

  • Personal Information

  • Artist Statement

  • Curriculum vitae

  • Research Proposal // Workshop Proposal

  • The expectation of and the contribution to the Residency

​Optional item(s)

  • Images of art reference, 5 images max.

  • Link to the artist website or video/ sound clips, 3 max.

4. Artist Support

  • Administration support and venue support of 12-16 weeks rehearsal space.

  • Revenue from workshop enrolments  (practicing profit split with ART Factory.)

  • Marketing and promotion in-house support, including but not limited to HKAC website, Facebook, Instagram and other related platforms.

  • Opportunity to explore connections with the HKAC in multidisciplinary.

  • Future Collaboration of the art-practice i.e Studio showcases, Workshops, Residency exchange etc..

*Details will be discussed and confirmed after the approval of Residency.

5. How to apply

Please submit the application via Google form here and upload the required information for consideration. 

*Late submissions will not be processed.

*Applications with incomplete information will not be considered.

Application Deadline: 20 JUNE 2022

6. Contact

Please direct any enquiries to the HKAC ART Factory via or WhatsApp +852 67964482.


+852 6796 4482



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