Quick rundown


T-YARD Writers Residency is an initiative by designer and tailor T-Michael in collaboration with the contemporary art gallery Entrée, and Tekstallianse - a network for the literary field in Western Norway.

We seek to foster exchange between international writers and the local literary field, and to mediate cultural events in Bergen to a larger international audience through creative and critical writing.

We offer:

  • Our apartment in the city center, with everything needed for a comfortable stay
  • To facilitate your two week residence period, introductions to relevant people, creatives and networks from the rich cultural landscape of Bergen
  • A stipend of 20.000 NOK to cover text production, travel and diet expenses
  • Professional opportunities in Bergen during your stay

For any questions, feel free to contact us at If you're ready to apply, please proceed by filling out the form below.

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