Artist, designer, researcher and creator of all disciplines are invite to apply for Tentacles AIR program.
This program is for creator who aims to develop new body of works, conduct research or experiment and focus on their practices.

Located in the heart of Bangkok, 2 minutes from Tentacles Art Space and art community “N22”.
Tentacles Residency aims to support cultural exchange, research and experiment project from local and international art practitioners.

Tentacles home residency has 5 bedrooms and share living area, kitchen, toilets and working area.


1. Creator must complete their residency period (2 – 3 months)
2. Capable of communicate with English language
3. Hold a Workshop / Talk / Exhibition


1. Accommodation and work space.
2. Local tour and introduction to art scene in Thailand.
3. Part time Assistant
4. PR and Publication
(Creator/Participant should seek funds from their own country for Airfares, Living Allowances, Insurance, Production, Travel, Etc.)

Disciplines: All Disciplines. International.
No. of Artists: 1-3
Location: Bangkok, Thailand
Duration: 2 – 3 months

How to apply:

Submit single PDF file included :
1. Proposal
2. Bio – CV
3. Portfolio
or apply here

Program Structure

1. Internal workshop ( Introduce artist background and research topic )
2. Research and Work period
3. Local tour and studio visit
4. Workshop
5. Open Studio / Exhibition / Artist talk
6. Publication and Report

*Tentacles is a self-sustaining, official nonprofit organization. we receive zero funding from government or other outside interests, we are not able to offer free or sponsored residencies.

Residency Fees for fully funded or grant receiver is THB 32,000 (~USD960)
In other case please contact us for subsidiary rate.

We are looking for organization abroad interested in hosting international exchange program.


Hernan Salvo
28 AUG – 5 OCT
Linh Phuong Nguyen
15 AUG – 15 SEP
Shanna Soh
8 AUG  –  5 OCT
Cyril Tjahja
8 AUG  –  5 OCT
Catherine Ellis
May – Aug 2017
Justin Loke
June 2017
Reza Zefanya Mulia
April – June 2017
Ajoon Martia Saputri
April – June 2017
Flounder Lee
May 2017
Kate Bae
May 2017


林羿綺 Lin, Yi-Chi
15 July – 31 August 2016

Yosefa Aulia & Muhammad Vilhamy – Residency
May – June 2016


Tentacles Residency,
Narathiwas 22, Bangkok

Yet Space,
Charansanitwong soi 11, Bangkok


Tentacles x K.mutt Space,
Ratchaburi City Center

Tentacles x Studio Miu
Sukhumvit 39, Bangkok