Riwaq Residency

For decades RIWAQ has played a central role in the discourse on Palestine's architectural, urban and cultural identity, offering a space for local and international scholars and professionals to investigate topics related to architecture, conservation, environment, community, urbanism, visual art, modern history, and historic archives. 

Our residency space at the historic center of Qalandiya welcomes creative individuals in various disciplines to produce works related to the topics above. This residency in a very beautiful historic building with comfortable spaces and a charming view. We encourage applications from scholars and professionals worldwide. Accepted applicants are offered the space up to three months. 

RIWAQ charges the users amount of rent as follows (in cash):

$250 for a stay of one month or less

$450 for a stay of up to 2 months

$650 for a stay of up to 3 months


· Please note that the residency space is not equipped for special needs.

· The residency will be open to use in June/2021.

You can download the application here. Please complete and send to info@riwaq.org