Rimbun Dahan runs a range of artists’ residencies to encourage visual artists, choreographers and other creative individuals to explore and develop their artistic work. Established in 1994, the program has hosted more than 100 individuals who have benefited from the unique atmosphere of Rimbun Dahan to build their own artistic practice. Rimbun Dahan is a member of ResArtis.
For artists and arts managers from ASEAN nations only, for residencies of 1-6 months. Providing accommodation and studio space, as well as living allowance and airfare. Applications rolling.
For non-ASEAN artists. Providing accommodation and work space for RM4,000 a month, for any length of residency, with access to all Rimbun Dahan community facilities. Applications rolling.
Rimbun Dahan is a host for the residency programs of Asialink and the Asia New Zealand Foundation.
Contemporary dance practitioners in residence at Rimbun Dahan can get special assistance in production for final showings, networking and workshops for the local community.
For visual artists from Australia or ASEAN nations only, for residencies of 1-3 months, at the luxury boutique Hotel Penaga in George Town, Penang. Providing accommodation, studio space, breakfast and living allowance. Applications rolling.
Rimbun Dahan can provide free accommodation to international arts practitioners or arts managers involved in collaborative arts projects with Malaysian artists or visiting Southeast Asian artists.
Frequently asked questions from resident artists on accommodation, food and cooking, transportation, and other issues commonly arising....Read more
Rimbun Dahan has a number of different styles of accommodation provided to resident artists and other guests according to their specific needs and availability....Read more