PACIFIC - LEIPZIG Goethe-Institut & Leipzig International Art Programme (LIA)
Open Call for a Three-Months-Residency in Leipzig
Residency Period I: Malaysia, Myanmar, South of Vietnam: 2nd March to 31st May 2020
Residency Period II: New Zealand, Thailand: 3rd August to 31st October 2020
The Goethe-Institut is the cultural institute of the Federal Republic of Germany. We promote knowledge of the German language abroad and foster international cultural cooperation. We convey a comprehensive image of Germany by providing information about cultural, social and political life in Germany. This project is funded by the Goethe-Institut in South East Asia.
LIA-Leipzig International Art Programme (www.LIAp.eu) is a twelve year old art programme and nonprofit artist residency at the Spinnerei Leipzig, a 10 hectare big international known art factory of over 120 art studios, galleries and art institutions.
LIA offers an 80 m² furnished studio ( incl. linen, towels, washing machine, Internet) to live and work in. In addition, the Goethe-Institut covers your international travel, gives you a monthly stipend of 1,000 € for living, insurance and material costs.
Please see www.monocle.com/film/culture/leipzig-s-artist-studios/ as well as the LIA web-site and click on application for further information of all services included. The stipend also includes a group show in May (period I) and in September (period II) during the Gallery Tours of the Spinnerei (www.spinnerei.de), given your permission.
How to apply- what are the requirements?
- You are living and working in one of the countries listed above
- please send a short text of no more than half a DIN A4 page about your motivation to come to Leipzig or a project plan as a pdf file
- 6 images of your work, a CV, link to your web-site or social-media-site
- your e-mail must not exceed 6 MB and has to be sent in one piece with the subject matter below
Subject: Pacific-Leipzig open call Goethe-Institut (compulsory in order to proceed)
Application deadline: 29 th September 2019 (you will receive one confirmation e-mail, the recipients of one stipend per country will be published at the end of October 2019.