Shilp-Shala is a newly built residency space, nestled in the hills on the outskirts of Mumbai. The purpose of this residency is to provide a space for creation, encourage exchange between artists and different artistic disciplines.Residencies will be awarded to artists from all disciplines, for one month or longer periods. There are no restrictions on the nationality of the applicants.

For International Artists- The rent is 550 U.S.D. per month. It includes a room for accommodation, space for work or practice water and electricity. There are 2 rooms (40 sq. m each) located on the upper floor of the House with attached toilets and a common kitchen. in common spaces. The work/training spaces are located on the lower level of the same building each measuring from (40 Sq.m each), with wifi connection. Travel costs and other personal expenses are paid by the artist themselves.

For Indian Artists- MFor Artists from India the rent will be Rs. 15,000/- per month for each artist. If you want to come in a group you can send me an email and discuss the details and the rent can be reworked. Shilp-Shala is situated, 100 kms away on the Khopoli Pali road. It is an hour and a half away by road from Mumbai. We will provide transport for the Artists from Mumbai International Airport to the Residency space. There are daily buses coming to the city at all times of the day.

The near village is Pali about 8kms. picturesque rural village, like a tiny town with markets, shops, restaurants and cafés. In leisure time there are good possibilities for jogging, swimming as there is a quiet river just 5 mins. walking distance from the house.

Application requirements-
Artist C.V.
10 images of recent works.
A one-page project proposal and the length duration of preferred. (Not more than three months)
Applications can by sent email: shilpshalaresidency@gmail.com
For applications and other inquiries please contact by e-mail only
Thank You Shilp – Shala Team



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