Application Guidelines

Artist in Residence Program

Fukuoka Asian Art Museum (FAAM) aims to invite artists from Japan and abroad for a certain period of time, to provide them with various opportunities to create and exhibit artworks in Fukuoka, so that they could encourage each other to achieve their full potential to the world from Fukuoka city.

Outline for the residency program FY2023 are as follows.

Period of Invitation
1) Between July and October, 2023 (by maximum 90 days)
2) Between September and December, 2023 (by maximum 90 days)
3) Between January and March, 2024 (by maximum 60 days)

* Period of residency will be decided according to the proposed project plan and the discussion between FAAM and candidates.

Number of Artists
Around 9 artists/groups in total (contemporary art)

1) Artists from abroad
4 artists in total for all the residency period.
Japanese nationals living overseas are not eligible.

2) Artists from Japan
2 artists in total for all the residency period.
Any nationals living in Japan, except for those allocated in Fukuoka

3) Artists from Fukuoka
3 artists in total for all the residency period.
Applicants must be a resident either in Fukuoka or a place nearby, who should be able to work at the designated studio 4 days a week.
No accommodation fees are provided. Any nationals are eligible.
Support from FAAM
1) Expenses for travel, accommodation, living, art-making and installation of the work
2) Support for art-making as well as collaborations with local professionals in the art field and universities, etc.
3) Publicize applicants’ activities/artworks
Application Period
December 15, 2022 – January 20, 2023
Online Application
Application Forms