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Residence programsAuthor: San Jose, 27 November 2006, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=1483026, Änderungen vorgenommen

Residence programs

With its residence programs, the Goethe-Institut would like to offer a "space for new perspectives" and every year invites artists and creators of culture to live and work for a while in a different country and culture.
 
Especially in the age of globalisation, it is particularly inspiring for cultural workers to anchor their work in very specific places and to pursue their projects for a while free of economic aspects and to establish or deepen sustainable working contacts.

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Künstlerresidenz 1 Shanti Road in Bangalore © Shivaraju BS (CopShiva)

bangaloREsidency

Residency program for innovative and contemporary art and culture.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Bangalore
  • Section: Visual Arts, Literature, Translation, Performing arts, Music, Film, Architecture, Design, Journalism

Beirut © Marwan Tahtah

Film Station

Residency program for filmmakers from North Africa and the Middle East.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Beirut
  • Section: Film

Belgrad © Milica Nikoli

CROCODILE Literature Residency

Program for Writers from Germany.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Belgrade
  • Section: Literature

silent green © Cordia Schlegelmilch

Residency with Silent Green, Film Field Research

Program for International artists, film makers, curators, researchers.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Berlin
  • Section: Film, Cinema

Potsdamer Platz, Berlin © istock/mbbirdy

En tránsito

Program for Literary Translators from Argentina.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Berlin
  • Section: Literature, Translation

Parallele II (2014), Direction: Harun Farocki © Harun Farocki GbR

Harun Farocki Residency

Program for International artists, film makers, curators, researchers.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Berlin
  • Section: Film, Cinema

WRO ART CENTER © Zbigniew Kupisz

Goethe@WRO

Program for Media artist of the younger and middle generation from Germany.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Breslau
  • Section: Media art

San Telmo, Buenos Aires © Ron Winkler

En tránsito

Program for Literary Translators from Germany.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Buenos Aires
  • Section: Literature, Translation

Camargo Residency © Camargo-Foundation

Camargo Residency

Program for Individual artists, scholars and groups of up to four people from Germany and the Mediterranean region.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Cassis
  • Section: Visual Arts, Architecture

CHONGQING CURATOR FELLOWSHIP / FELLOWSHIP IN THE VISUAL ARTS © Goethe-Institut China

Fellowship in Curation and Visual Arts

Program for Curators, Visual Artists from Germany.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Chongqing
  • Section: Curation, Visual Arts

Promotion of music residencies in Germany - Gasteig München GmbH Photo (detail): Gasteig München GmbH © Matthias Schönhofer

Promotion of music residencies in Germany

This grant is to enable performing artists working in the field of music from developing and transition countries.

  • Call for applications: Yes
  • Location: Germany 
  • Section: Music 

Dresden, Germany © iStockphoto/asiafoto

Artist-in-Residence

Program for artists from Rotterdam (Netherlands).

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Dresden
  • Section: Visual Arts

Gut Siggen © Kirsten Haarmann

Translating Books - Building Bridges

Program for Literary Translators from Europe.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Dresden-Hellerau
  • Section: Literature, Translation

Logo - Be mobile-Create together! Illustration © BMCT

Be mobile-Create together!

Joins 16 well-reputed artist residencies of four countries.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Europe-wide
  • Section: Visual Arts, Digital Arts, Performing Arts, Literature

Residence programs Author: San Jose, 27 November 2006, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=1483026, Änderungen vorgenommen

Artificial Intelligence Autumn Session #AIAS

An opportunity for shared learning and knowledge exchange for emerging artists and researchers.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Glasgow
  • Section: Computer science, robotics, humanities 

Artist's residency in Gwangju, Republic of Korea Photo (detail): © Gwangju Museum of Art

Artist's residency in Gwangju, Korea

Residency for professional visual artists based in Munich and the Munich city train (S-Bahn) area.

  • Call for applications: Yes
  • Location: Gwangju 
  • Section: Visual Arts, Design, Film, Photography, Media, Music  

Radio Art Residency © Radio Art Residency

Radio Art Residency, Halle

Residency program for music, radio, performance and sound artists.

  • Call for applications: Yes
  • Location: Halle
  • Section: Music, Media, Media art

Vietnam © David Finck, 2010

Vietnam Grant of the Free State of Saxony

Program for artists from Saxony (Germany).

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Hanoi
  • Section: Visual Arts

Place of residency: the island of Suomenlinna © Stephanie Steinkopf

City Writer-in-Residence

Program for writers from Germany.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Helsinki
  • Section: Literature

The Victoria Habour in Hong Kong © Paul Hui

2 Months 24/7

Program for artists from Germany and Hong Kong.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Hong Kong, Berlin
  • Section: Film

Cultural academy Tarabya © Enis Yücel

Kulturakademie Tarabya

Residency program for artists of various sections.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Istanbul
  • Section: Architecture, Visual Arts, Performing Arts, Design, Literature, Music, Film, Publicism, Cultural Theory

Outside view © Goethe-Institut Kigali, Photo: Julian Kothen

Digital Arts and Environment

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Kigali
  • Section: New Art

Académie des Beaux-Arts © Goethe-Institut Kinshasa

Artist Residency

Program for Artist working primarily in Germany; French skills are very advantageous.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Kinshasa
  • Section: Visual Arts

Indo-European Residency Kolkata Illustration: © Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan Kolkata / Sharanya Chattopadhyay

Indo-European Residency, India

Program for artists of all artistic genres from Germany, France and India.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Kolkata
  • Section: Visual arts, Performing arts, Film, Literature, Media, Music 

Pristina © Arben Llapashtica

Prishtina has no river

Program for Writers and translators from southern Europe and Germany.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Kosovo
  • Section: Literature, translation

Kasárne/Cultural Park (Košice Artist in Residence) © Marek Chalabala

Artist in Residence

Program for artists from Germany.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Košice 
  • Section: Visual Arts

Artist residency at Lostgens © Lostgens

Artist Residency at Lostgens

Program for artists from Germany.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Kuala Lumpur
  • Section: Visual Arts

Goethe-Institut Villa Kamogawa © Goethe-Institut Villa Kamogawa

Villa Kamogawa

Program for artists and people active in culture from Germany.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Kyoto
  • Section: Architecture, Cultural Criticism, Cultural Theorie, Design, Literature, Music, Film, Perfoming Arts, Visual Arts

Stal Art Oman © Gabriele Landwehr

Artist Residency "Stal Gallery"

Program for Visual Artists from Germany.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Maskat
  • Section: Visual Arts

Anna Korsun - Residency for New Music Photo (detail): Anna Korsun © Konrad Fersterer

Residency for New Music, Montréal

This residency is addressed to composers who have at least two years of artistic practice. 

  • Call for applications: Yes
  • Location: Montréal
  • Section: Music 

Dance residency in Montreal: Ben J. Riepe Photo (detail): Ben J. Riepe © Ben J. Riepe

Choreography Residency in Montreal

This residency is addressed to choreographers, dancers and emerging artists living and working in Germany. 

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Montréal
  • Section: Contemporary Dance

Art Residency – Speculative Design Abattoirs de Bomel, Namur © Jean-Francois Flamey

Art Residency – Speculative Design

Program for emerging artists, students, young graduates or young artists from Germany and Belgium.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Namur
  • Section: Art, Design

Residency Fellow Ye Zhaoyan in front of the Nanjing city wall (2008) © Ye Zhaoyan

Cultures in Contact - Artists in Residence

Program for writers from Nanjing and Germany.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Nanjing
  • Section: Literature

Nida Art Colony © Nida Art Colony

Residency for „Nida Art Colony“

Program for Graduates of four German art colleges.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Nida
  • Section: Visual Arts

New York Skyline © Ines Nieland

MINI/Goethe-Institut Curatorial Residencies Ludlow 38

Program for Young Curators from Germany.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: New York
  • Section: Visual Arts, Curation

Reading with the scholar Uwe Rada, 2014 © Marko Cerovac

Residency at the House of Literature Pazin

Program for Writers and literary translators from Germany.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Pazin
  • Section: Literature

Peking Residenzprogramm für Darstellende Kunst © Goethe-Institut Peking

Residency for Visual Arts

Program for Artists based in Germany whose work has already been publicly exhibited or published may apply for the residency in the visual arts. 

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Beijing
  • Section: Visual Arts

Peking Residenzprogramm für Darstellende Kunst © Goethe-Institut Peking

Residence of Performing Arts

Residence for artists of the performing arts (focus on dance).

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Beijing
  • Section: Performing arts

Residency in the Meetfactory Prag © Meetfactory Prag

Residenzen für kulturelle Praxis

Program for Artists, curators, art critics, cultural producers.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Prague
  • Section: Visual Arts, cultural theory, curation

Reykjavik / Island: Writer-in-Residence-Programme 2020 Photo: Reykjavik / Island © Colourbox-web

Reykjavik / Island: Writer-in-Residence

Residence program for German authors in the fields fiction, poetry and children’s books.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Reykjavik 
  • Section: Literature

Wilhelminapier, Rotterdam Photo (detail): @ Gerhard van Roon / Kunst en Vliegwerk

Rotterdam: Architect-in-Residence

Residence for architects and curators from Germany.

  • Call for applications: Yes
  • Location: Rotterdam
  • Section: Architecture

Rotterdam, Netherlands © iStockphoto/thehague

Artist-in-Residence

Program for Artists from Dresden (Germany) and Rotterdam (Netherland).

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Rotterdam
  • Section: Visual Arts

View from patio © Gabriela Randig

Vila Sul

Intellectuals, artists, scientists and authors of all disciplines and interdisciplinary working or researching persons.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Salvador de Bahia
  • Section: Architecture, Library, Fine Arts, Design, Film, Literature, Cultural Theory, Curation, Music, Dance, Theatre, Translation, Science

“Artivistic“ Residency in Southern Chile: ENVIRONMENT+ART, Los Batros - Laguna Grande (Lake) Photo (detail) © Flavia Hechem

​Artivistic Residency ENVIRONMENT + ART

Residency program for visual artists who are willing to get involved with the culture and specificity of the region.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: San Pedro de La Paz
  • Section: Visual Arts

Open Call: Artist-in-Residence at Stiftung Tajamar, Santiago de Chile Photo (detail) © Fundación Tajamar 2019

Fundación Tajamar + Goethe-Institut

Residency program for artistic proposals connected with public space, architecture and site specific.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Santiago de Chile
  • Section: Architecture, Public space 

Gwanak Art Space © Goethe-Institut Seoul

Seoul Art Space

Program for Artists from Germany.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Seoul
  • Section: Visual Arts

Seydisfjordur, Residency © Paula Prats/Goethe-Institut Dänemark

Artist-in-Residence

Program for Visual artists from Germany.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Seyðisfjörður
  • Section: Visual Arts

Shanghai Residenzprogramm mit der Design School der chinesischen Akademie der Künste ??

Institute of Design - China Academy of Art

Residency program with the Institute of Design of the China Academy of Art for artists.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Shanghai
  • Section: Fine Arts

Taipei © Goethe-Institut

Art Residency Program

Residence program for Artists from Munich.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Taipei
  • Section: Visual Arts

Skyline Tel Aviv Photo: iStockphoto/ Eldad Carin

Bronner Residency

Residency Program for  Artists from North Rhine-Westphalia (Germany).

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Tel Aviv
  • Section: Visual Arts, Media Art

Tetovo © CBC LOJA

A.R.T.

Residency program for Artists from Germany.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Tetovo
  • Section: Visual Arts

Residenz Tijuana © Goethe-Institut Mexico

Residency Program Tijuana, Mexico

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Tijuana
  • Section: Photography, Visual Arts

Artist Dagie Brundert (2012) © Dagie Brundert

Goethe-Lift Filmmaker Residence

Program for Filmmakers from Germany.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Toronto
  • Section: Film

Mongolei +-40°С Photo: © Rentsendorj Bazarsukh

Photography-Residence in Ulan Bator, Mongolei

Residence program for photographers from Germany.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Ulan Bator
  • Section: Photography

Musician Christopher Dell in Kalkutta © Goethe-Institut/Photo: Julia Thimm

Working Residency for Musicans and Composers

Working Residency for Musicians, composers and sound artists from Germany.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Worldwide
  • Section: Music

Dance © Goethe-Institut

Theatre and Dance Scholarship

Residency program for Theatre makers, performance artists and choregraphers from Germany.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Worldwide
  • Section: Performing Arts, Dance, Theatre

Benjamin Bergmann in Montreal: Performance „Beeing a Clown for One Day“ (2013) © Benjamin Bergmann

Residency Program for Visual Artists and Curators

Program for Artists and curators.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Worldwide
  • Section: Visual Arts

Residensi Cemeti 2019 © Cemeti

Artist-in-Resicency - Cemeti-Institute for Art and Society

Residency for visual arts, with a specific interest in arts and social practice.

  • Call for applications: No
  • Location: Yogyakarta
  • Section: Visual Arts 


Contact

FLORIAN RÖMMERT
Consultant for Residence Work
residenzen@goethe.de

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