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Newsletter January 2024

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Dear reader,

at the start of the year, we would like to draw your attention to three open calls. Please note that the application deadline is coming up soon!
With best regards from Munich,
Residency Team

Open Calls

CYCLE UP! Sustainable Residency Programme

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Cycle Up!

A new residency programme to develop artistic perspectives on bicycle cultures and communities in Berlin, Katowice, Prague, Bratislava, and Tartu is being launched! The programme will provide opportunities for artists to create interventions that inspire local decision makers and invite communities to imagine bike-friendly, inclusive spaces in our cities between May and September 2024.

Who: Artists who are at least 18 years old and resident in one of the 40 Creative Europe countries.

Section: all arts

Duration: between 1 and 2 months in the period from May to September 2024

Deadline for submissions:  31st January 2024


Goethe-Fellowship at documenta archiv

Goethe-Institut and documenta archiv |documenta und Museum Fridericianum gGmbH will be awarding two fellowships to international scholars, artists, and curators taking place from April 2024 to September 2024. This call for applications is particularly extended to researchers from contexts which have received scarce representation in the local artistic and academic scene. The awardees will be invited to work in Kassel for six months on a topic which opens up new perspectives on documenta and its transnational links while drawing on the abundant holdings available at documenta archiv.​​​​​​​

Who: Young international academics, artists and curators engaged in research

Section: all arts

Duration: 6 months in Kassel​​​​​​​

Deadline for submissions: 31 January 2024 at 3 PM (CET)
Goethe auf Mallorca 2024

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Goethe auf Mallorca

The Centre for Artistic Research and Contemporary Culture, Casa Planas, promotes a residency programme aimed at artists and thinkers in the field of contemporary art living in Germany.
There is an urgent need to draw a new cultural cartography that includes the cultural consequences of contemporary global mobility. Projects are sought that have a social impact and are related to the themes of archive, postcard, landscape, tourism and memory.
This programme offers creative support and meetings between artists, curators, society collectives and professionals in the field.

Who: Artists, thinkers, researchers, cultural producers or curators in the field of contemporary art living in Germany​​​​​​​

Section: visual arts, curation​​​​​​​

Duration: approx. 2 months, depending on the project it is possible to realize the residency partly online. A preliminary visit in the first week of June and a presence phase from October 15 - 31, 2024 are mandatory.

Deadline for submissions: 31 January 2024


Florian Römmert
Isumi Rögner
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