SAIR - Sølyst Artist in Residency Centre | Residency | Nikolas M. Theilgaard

SAIR - Sølyst Artist in Residency Centre

In June I’ll be artist in residence at Sølyst in Denmark.

Sølyst was built in 1862 by the aristocrat Jens Henrik Jespersen. The small castle was created in the architectural style of Dutch Pastiche, originally used as a hunting lodge; it was later occupied by women’s home, an orphanage and most recently a school.

Sølyst Artist in Residency Centre - SAIR - has been established by VAK -'The Art Workshops of West Zealand '. VAK is an important element in the SAIR programme because of their experience with artists working in the production of a broad range of mediums. The accommodation and working studios that SAIR offers artists during their residency gives those taking part the enriching opportunity of intercultural