bangaloREsidents 2018 Design: Shreyansh Agarwal © Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan

The bangaloREsidency programme has been conceived as a long-term collaboration between the Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan Bangalore and various innovative and discerning contemporary art/cultural spaces and partners in Bangalore, with a view to offering German aspirants a space conducive to creative output and the opportunity to interact with Indian artists/experts, in the challenging context of Asia's fastest-growing metropolis.

Dates for the next bangaloREsidency in 2019 will be announced shortly. Subscribe to our newsletter for updates. Also go to bangaloREsidency 2018: impREssions for a racy multimedia throwback to the 2018 edition!

Project and Concept

The bangaloREsidency is designed to involve mutual exchange so that both the visiting artists from Germany and the local community reap the benefit of fresh perspectives and expanding horizons.


The schedule for the next bangaloREsidency in 2019 to be announced.


Meet our bangaloREsidency Hosts - whose profiles range from art arenas and ateliers to theatres, festivals, NGOs and educational institutions.

bangaloresidents 10/2018

bangaloREsidents 2018 Solo

bangaloREsidents 9/2017

bangaloREsidents 11/2016

bangaloREsidents 2016 Solo

bangaloREsidents 4/2016