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Artist-in-residence 2021

Artist residency at Villa Waldberta 2021, Munich (Two positions)

Period A: 4 August 2021 to 28 September 2021
Period B: 3 November 2021 to 28 December 2021
Application deadline: 31 January 2021

The City of Munich and their program ARTIST IN RESIDENCE MUNICH with its two residences Villa Waldberta and Ebenböckhaus stand for openness, encounters, and exchanges between people from all over the world. With this call for applications, ARTIST IN RESIDENCE MUNICH offers international artists from all genres the opportunity to work and stay at Villa Waldberta. There they can develop concepts, exchange ideas and thoughts with other guest artists, initiate projects, and introduce themselves and make presentations to the general public as part of events. We support the guest artists with introductions to the art scene in Munich and networking with local persons who are active in the art and culture scenes.

Professional artists from all genres with a residence outside of the State of Bavaria can apply. We welcome applications from persons of all nationalities, religions, sexual identities, age groups, and social backgrounds. We also look forward to receive applications from persons with disabilities.

We offer:
•Reimbursement of travel costs (economy class) up to € 350.00 within Europe, and up to€ 800.00 if you travel from outside Europe to Munich
•One rent-free apartment per person with its own kitchen and bathroom at Villa Waldberta
•A monthly grant of € 1,200.00 per person
•A monthly ticket for public transportation in Munich
•Common areas
•A studio, and the availability of an exhibition space (the “Palmenhaus” – the Palm House)
Events on the theme open to the public
•Organized meetings with artists and curators, as well as visits to galleries and art institutions in Munich, and, should the situation arise, in the countryside surrounding the foothills of the Alps

We expect:
•A good working knowledge of spoken and written English.
•The willingness to work together with the other guest artists, with the ARTIST INRESIDENCE MUNICH team, and with our partners in the art and cultural fields in Munich.
•The willingness to participate in events open to the general public

Depending upon the course of the Covid-19 pandemic, we reserve the right to make changes to the residency, including the right to cancel the residency.

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