Blackwatch Studio offers residency accommodation, comprising of a bedroom with two single beds, an en-suite bathroom, use of communal kitchen-cum living area and use of a private studio space, with hot and cold washing facilities, WI FI is also provided.
A residency offers artists/creative individuals time and space away from their normal environment and obligations, to provide time and space for reflection, research and or production.
It also allows the individual to explore his/her practice within a different community.
The power of a residency should not be underestimated, and can certainly be a powerful vehicle for change and success.
Residents must finance their own stay, and is by application, alternatively they may find funding through independent funding bodies or organisations, i.e. the arts council.