our mission

BAER ART CENTER provides visual artists and architects with the opportunity to deepen and develop their creative spirit in a selective group of internationally diverse and professionally established individuals.

The art center also offers it's residents the unique experience of remoteness, seclusion and sublime nature within a modern society.

You can see our Application guidelines here.


Designers´ workshop - October 2015

A group of Danish and Icelandic designers spent a few days at Baer in beautiful fall weather at the beginning of October. The designers´team was brought together by EPAL,, to work on an exclusive 40th anniversary project for the design store.

Summer 2016

The residency sessions for the 2016 summer season will be as follows:

June session - June 06 to July 01
July session - July 11 to August 05

Workshop for photographers - May 2015

The first workshop for photographers at Baer took place in early May.
A group of Icelandic women photographers spent a week at the residency and studied new methods of photography under the instruction of American photographer Elizabeth Opalenik.

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