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bangaloREsidency 2022_annoucement © Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan

Announcing the bangaloREsidency 2022

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.

bangaloREsidency 2022: October 16 - December 17, 2022*.
*Subject to Covid-related change

Gender Bender 2021-Call © Sandbox Collective

Gender Bender

Gender Bender 2021 was envisioned as a digital manifestation of the physical festival – an interactive online space for audiences to engage with. Keeping this in mind, this year, we only invite applications for ideas that can be realised in the digital space.

Gender Bender is a joint project of Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan and Sandbox Collective

bangaloREsidency-Expanded 2022_call © Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan

bangaloREsidency-Expanded 2022

bangaloREsidency-Expanded aims at establishing long-term artistic exchange through a novel practice of collaboration wherein Indian artists get to work in Germany, gain access to the art practice of the other culture and thereby enrich their own creativity.

Dates for 2022* are updated on the individual host profile pages.
*Subject to Covid-related change