bangaloREsidents 2017 © 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.

The next bangaloREsidency starts on 28.10.2018

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.


bangaloREsidency 2018 starts: 28.10.2018
Application deadline: 30.04.2018
Final selection: 15.06.2018

Also announcing a Call for Applications for a Solo bangaloREsidency@Pepper House in Kochi between April and September 2018 (Duration: 4 – 8 weeks). Deadline for Applications:28.02.2018.


Meet our 27 bangaloREsidency Hosts - whose profiles range from art arenas and ateliers to theatres, festivals, NGOs and educational institutions.

bangaloREsidents 2018 Solo

bangaloREsidents 9/2017

bangaloREsidents 11/2016

bangaloREsidents 2016 Solo

bangaloREsidents 4/2016