International Artist-in-Residence program | art quarter budapest


art quarter budapest’s International Artist-in-Residence program is located in Budapest, Hungary and hosts the following disciplines:

– Visual arts

– Performing arts

– Music and sound art

– Literature and literary translation

– Illustration and design

– Art theory, curatorial and art management


This residence program offers all entering participants a fully furnished room within a communal apartment located on the aqb premises, as well as a studio space catering to the project’s requirements.

Varied services are offered to integrate the residents into the local art scene and assist in establishing professional connections that best support their work and career. aqb personnel provide assistance through the program, catering to practical needs related to life in Budapest, to obtaining necessary materials, equipment and more.


The residency program offers broad possibilities for artists, including cooperation among various disciplines, backgrounds and interests to serve as sources of inspiration.

Additional opportunities: (by request and dependent on available programming and personal project requirements)

– Meetings and lectures with Hungarian curators and art critics.

– Mediation in organising exhibitions and presentations at aqb and other galleries and institutions in Budapest.


1 to 3 months


Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.


Participation fee:

The fee for participating in the aqb Artist-in-Residence Program is EUR 850 per month. This fee serves as an important contribution to the maintenance and operation of our institution.


All of the information and the application guidelines can be found HERE.