Open Calls

Open Calls Illustration: Kalathingal /

Open calls for workshops, residencies, programmes, or study trips

International Coproduction Fund © Synaesthesik (Ginna Mora)

International Coproduction Fund

Application deadline: TBD
With the International Coproduction Fund the Goethe-Institut would like to support the unrestricted international and intercultural exchange of artists and their ideas. This funding is intended for coproductions by artists in the fields of theatre, dance, music and performance art, in which hybrid and interdisciplinary formats and the use of digital media may be key components.

Virtual Partner Residencies

Rolling application until 31.07.2021
The Music Division of the Goethe-Institut supports professional solo artists and small ensembles from Germany and abroad through its virtual residency programme with a focus on maintaining and reinforcing international exchange and collaboration. Applications may be submitted anytime until the end of July 2021.

Nusasonic x Musicboard Berlin Residency

Application deadline: 31.07.2021
Together with Musicboard Berlin, Nusasonic will grant a two-month residency to one Singapore-based musician, who should work virtually and in tandem with an artist based in Berlin. This is the second residency offered in cooperation with Musicboard Berlin in Southeast Asia.

Visual Arts Project Fund Photo (detail): © Jamie Fyson Howard, IKF Projekt "Golden Age of extremes"


Application deadline: 15.10.2021
The Visual Arts Project Fund of the Goethe-Institut supports artists, curators and institutions from different countries and regions in the realisation of projects planned jointly and based on a division of labour. The aim is to promote international networks in the visual arts, architecture, design and art education/cultural mediation through innovative artistic and curatorial work.

Residence programmes Author: San Jose, 27 November 2006, CC BY-SA 3.0,, Änderungen vorgenommen

Residency Programmes

With its residence programmes, 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.