Copper Leg Art residency located in northern Estonia, near to the Estonian capital city Tallinn. Activities began in summer 2017 with the help of local municipality and Rae Culture Center. It is a meeting point for creative people, visual artists, musicians, writers etc. for making their art and showing it to people.

About Copper Leg Residency

Located 18 km from Tallinn city center, in the village of Vaskjala, in an old school building surrounded by fields. The house was constructed in 1934 and newly renovated in summer 2017. The area is very calm and surrounded by beautiful nature which makes it a quiet space to live and work. At the same time, the Estonian capital city Tallinn is easily reachable, one can get to the City center in 25 min. by bus or in 15 min. by car.

1st open call winter / spring 2023 results

The Copper Leg Residency is pleased to announce the results of the Open Call Winter/Spring 2023!

Selected Artists for the Winter/Spring 2023 session (January – May):

Erik Alalooga (EST)
Marion Bruinenberg (NLD)
Henri Hütt (EST)
Katarzyna Pitek (POL)
Jonathan Stavleu (NLD)
Louise Franklin Wiberg (DNK/ESP)
Mia Felic (HRV)
Amanda Hunt (CHE/FIN)
Sanna Kartau (EST)

We thank all of you who applied and encourage you to apply again for future rounds!


Open doors day / Katarzyna Pitek / Jonathan Stavleu / Guest performers

Saturday, April 1, 2023  13:30 – 16:30 Open doors day at the Copper Leg Art Residency. Katarzyna Pitek and Jonathan Stavleu present their art. Guest performers are Erik Alalooga and Janno Bergmann. Katarzyna Pitek is a painter from Poland. Her works are primarily figurative paintings. Thus, the main subject is a human treated sketchily, marked only with …

Big news!

We have big news for you! In the accompanying picture, there are 2 persons, Janno Bergmann, the current coordinator of the Copper Leg Art Residency, on the right, and Erik Alalooga, the future coordinator of the Copper Leg Art Residency, on the left. Erik describes himself as an installation, sound, and performance artist. His educational …



Mailing address:
Rae koolimaja, Ussiaugu tee 20, Vaskjala 75313, Rae vald, Harjumaa, Eesti