Group/Short Residencies

The old fish salting house in Skagaströnd has undergone major renovation.  Nes is now offering year round residencies and short stays to groups with or without studio space.  Artist collectives, university groups, writers retreats, art classes, performance teams  and other arts organisations that wish to collaborate on projects or work together on common goals/themes can now apply.  We are also offering short stay residencies to single independent working artists who are looking for 2 – 4 week stays and require no studio space.  We are now taking applications for 2019.

Group residency and short stay  fees

Winter Special – November 2019 -March 2020

720€ per person  for 14 nights with private bedroom and bathroom, shared kitchen and laundry facilities.
960€ per couple for 14 nights with private bedroom and bathroom, shared kitchen and laundry facilities.
1400€ per person for 28 nights with private bedroom and bathroom, shared kitchen and laundry facilities.
1700€ per couple for 28 nights with private bedroom and bathroom, shared kitchen and laundry facilities.

1st September – 31st October 2019 and 1st April -31st May 2020 
900€ per person  for 14 nights with private bedroom and bathroom, shared kitchen and laundry facilities.
1200€ per couple for 14 nights with private bedroom and bathroom, shared kitchen and laundry facilities.
500€ per group for 2 weeks for large studio space with kitchen and bathroom facilities.

June 1st – August 31st 2019 
1000€ per person  for 14 nights with private bedroom and bathroom, shared kitchen and laundry facilities.
1400€ per couple for 14 nights with private bedroom and bathroom, shared kitchen and laundry facilities.
500€ per group for 14 days for large studio space with kitchen and bathroom facilities.

For larger groups and with advanced notice we can offer the 14 rooms (both floors) of Salthús.

You can make group application here  and single applications here.

Salthús situated high at the edge of the sea features  uninterrupted vistas over looking  Húnaflói Bay out to the Westfjords.


Westfjords!

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Views to the south!


View to the east!


And view to the North!

Renovation is now completed and the whole building will offer  accommodation with 11 double rooms and 3 twin share rooms.

Each double room is more than 20m2 and will have queen size bed, desk and casual seating area.

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Each floor of the building has shared kitchen and laundry facilities.

These group residencies are  for a duration of 2 or 4 weeks and  longer by negotiation.

For an extra fee Nes will  provide 24/7 access to a studio space in the building next door which is complete with kitchen and bathroom facilities,  both the studio and accommodation  have free wifi.

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Skagaströnd, Iceland