K.A.I.R. Košice Artist in Residence is international Artist-in-Residence programme for the artists from all over the world and out of all artistic disciplines and expressions. K.A.I.R. is strongly focused on creation of international cooperations between the Slovak and foreign artists and art organizations. K.A.I.R has its residential presentational platform Šopa Gallery.

Since 2011, artists have the possibility to work in the inspiring environment of Košice`s singular cultural surrounding. K.A.I.R. also provides opportunities to Slovak artists to travel for residencies within the cooperation with the project partners. More than 110 exchanges and residential stays, many of them in the field of media arts, took place within the scope of K.A.I.R.