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About SWAN

SWAN is an open national network for everyone who works with, or wants to start working with, residency activities in the areas of art, dance, handicraft, film, literature, music, design and photo. The network has a wide range of actors and represents both artist driven initiatives and institutions. SWAN is steadily growing, today it consist of approximately 130 members across Sweden.

The network reformed in 2021 and has a 3-year grant from the Swedish Arts Council.​ The hosting of SWAN is itinerant: In 2020-21, digital network meetings was arranged by organizer Art Inside Out/Region Halland. In 2022 the Resource Center For Art, Region Norrbotten is hosting and summoning the network. Baltic Art Center, BAC, on Gotland will host the network during 2023.

Come together 

Throwback to our conference October 17-18, 2022. Watch the movie made by Denis Sinyakov.

Program council 2023

Helena Selder, Convener

Baltic Art Center (BAC), Visby

Andreas Sohlberg

Samordnare och Hemslöjdskonsulent

Region Stockholm

Plats för Slöjd, Stockholm

Erika Pekula Pettersson

Dansinitiativet, Luleå

Lennart Alves

Utvecklare bild och form,

Region Jönköping och TAG Air Halland

Teresa Holmberg

Ifö Center, Skåne

Theresa Lekberg

Art See Ocean, Trosa

[Represents SWAN Emergency Residencies]

Sharing is caring

Feel free to spread all the great work that is achieved in our network. We have gathered the logotypes you need. At the same time, we share our Tool Kit for you to download.

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