K├╝nstlerhaus Dortmund
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Application for the Summer Residency


Foreign artists resident outside of Germany from every field of visual arts and without restriction of age can apply. However, students of German or foreign academies and universities are excluded.
The jury is composed of a varying group of Kuenstlerhaus members.
Applications by e-mail cannot be considered.

Residency period: 4 to 6 weeks from mid July upon mutual agreement

Applications may be submitted by mail in the period from 1 - 31 October
(relevant is the postmark; applications by e-mail cannot be considered; please do not send your application by registered mail!)

> Application form for download

Printed applications (and not on CD alone) must 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

Please note:

  • Applications by e-mail or by CD alone will not be considered.
  • Please do not send catalogues; application material will not be returned.
  • Please do NOT send your application by registered mail!
  • Unfortunately we cannot confirm the receipt of your application.
  • Please do not use any plastic covers or plastic binders.

More information: Artist-in-Residence Programme