• Gwen Miller in the studio, sorting through the works produced during her residency.
    Gwen Miller in the studio, sorting through the works produced during her residency.
  • Jenny Parsons with some of the monotypes that she produced during her residency.
    Jenny Parsons with some of the monotypes that she produced during her residency.
  • Michael Blake
    Michael Blake
  • Artists from the Global Nomadic Art Project
    Artists from the Global Nomadic Art Project
  • In the studio with artists from GNAP
    In the studio with artists from GNAP
  • Land artists working at the foot of the Kasteelberg
    Land artists working at the foot of the Kasteelberg
  • Korean land artist Ko Sheunghyun
    Korean land artist Ko Sheunghyun
  • Katja Gentric, artist in residence
    Katja Gentric, artist in residence
  • Artwork by Katja Gentric, created during her residency
    Artwork by Katja Gentric, created during her residency
  • Katja Gentric
    Katja Gentric

Residencies

Hoofstraat Conceptual, on invitation, hosts artists whose practices -

  • resonate with Hoofstraat Conceptual’s brand and values;
  • are conceptual in nature; and
  • have social or environmental relevance

Previous residencies

Gwen Miller: April 2021
Gwen Miller did a focused one week drawing and printmaking residency, exploring ongoing themes in her artist practice.

Jenny Parsons: October to December 2020
Jenny Parsons did a six-week printmaking residency, resulting in an exhibition at Hoofstraat Conceptual during the annual Solo Studios event in December 2020.

Michael Blake: February and March 2018
Michael Blake is a new music composer based in France. Michael used his residency to prepare for a performative lecture, called ‘Composition and politics in the long 20th Century’, delivered at the Woordfees 2018 in Stellenbosch.

GNAP artists: September 2016
Hosting Ko, Seung-hyun and Lee, Jae-eun, two artists from Korea as part of the Global Nomadic Art Project, an initiative of the Site Specific Land Art Collective and a nomadic collaboration with 9 international land artists.

Katja Gentric: October and November 2016
Read the statement by Paris based artist Katja Gentric, describing her approach during her 6 week residency in 2016 at Hoofstraat Conceptual here.