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31 Jan 2012

Germany | Kunstlerhaus Dortmund visual artists residency call


Since 2005 Kuenstlerhaus Dortmund offers artists from abroad: the summer Artist-in-Residence Program from June until August. Foreign artists from every field of visual arts and without restriction of age can apply.

Residency period: 6 to 8 weeks from June to August upon mutual agreement

For a duration of 6 to 8 weeks, the residency includes a guestroom (approx. 20 sqm - separate shower and WC as well as fully equipped kitchen), a studio (approx. 57 sqm), a grant for travel expenses to and from the Kuenstlerhaus and a per diem of 10 Euro. Moreover, project costs can be supported up to an amount of 1000 Euro after consultation of our manager and upon presentation of respective invoices related to the project to be realized during the residency.

The Kuenstlerhaus team is pleased to assist the guest artist in any organisational and practical issues. Moreover, there is the possibility of a work presentation organized by the Kuenstlerhaus at the end of the stay.

Applications should include

  • Completed application form

  • CV (2 pages max.)

  • Project proposal (1 page)

  • 5 - 10 work samples from the last 3 years (prints, 18 x 24 cm max., labelled with name, title, medium, year)

and optionally

  • description of work samples (1 page max.)

  • DVD (for performance/video/moving image, 10 min max. in total)

and should be sent to:

Kuenstlerhaus Dortmund
subject: residency program
Sunderweg 1
44147 Dortmund

The jury is composed of a varying group of Kuenstlerhaus members.
Applications by e-mail cannot be considered (deadline: 31 January 2012)
Application material will not be returned.

Image:  Hannes Woidich

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