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 residency is coordinated by the Estonian visual artist Janno Bergmann. 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.

2nd Open Call Summer 2021 results

The Copper Leg Art Residency is pleased to announce the results of the 2nd Open Call 2021.

We received a total of 20 applications for the Summer period (from June to the end of August). We thank all of you who applied and encourage you to apply for future rounds.

Selected Artists for the Summer 2021 period:

Anu Nirkko and Sunna Kangas (FIN)
Tarrvi Laamann (EST/JAM)
Jila Svicevic (EST/HUN/SRB)
Marcella Giannini (ITA)
Sarah Nõmm (EST)

With best regards,
Janno Bergmann & Copper Leg Residency


Copper Leg Art Residency Winter/Spring Residency Artists Joint Exhibition

Saturday 05.06.2021 – 15:00 You are welcome to the opening of a joint exhibition of Copper Leg Art Residency artists at Rae Cultural Center. The exhibition provides an overview of the works performed by guest artists during their residency in the period January – May 2021. Artists participating in the exhibition: Niina-Anneli Kaarnamo (FIN / …

Mari Prekup

Mari Prekup (b. 1984) paints-prints-draws and curates usually around Haapsalu and Tallinn. She graduated from the Estonian Art Academy in painting (BA 2007) and printmaking (MA 2015), studied additionally at the fine art academies in Latvia, Riga, and Poland, Krakow. Member of printmaking studio Grafodroom since 2009. Her exhibitions are usually triggered by various nonsense: …



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