In the framework of the studio programme, four studio grants are given to outstanding applicants in the areas of art, architecture and theory. Recipients are granted individual work spaces on the third floor of Künstlerhaus. They also have complimentary access to the various workshops. A membership at Künstlerhaus Stuttgart will be obligatory.
The fellows are determined annually by a jury of Künstlerhaus board members based upon submitted applications. The studio grant begins March 1 each year.
Studios at Künstlerhaus Stuttgart
Künstlerhaus Stuttgart is offering 5 studio residencies for a period of 12 months, starting 1st of March every year. Each individual studio is approx. 25 sqm. A large recreation room is accessible for all recipients. Additionally, stipendiaries have free access to all technical facilities of Künstlerhaus Stuttgart. The studios are free of rent, but a membership at Künstlerhaus Stuttgart will be necessary.
It is possible to extend the studio grant through applying for another year. This option can be used not more than twice, so a maximum period of three years is possible.
Künstlerhaus Stuttgart was founded in 1978 as an initiative of local artists. Since then it has developed into one of the most distinguished institutions for contemporary art nationally and internationally. In addition to the exhibition program and complementary series of lectures, screenings and discussions, Künstlerhaus Stuttgart hosts production workshops including audio-visual media, various printing techniques, ceramics, and a separate workshop for children.
Künstlerhaus invites applications from the fields of art, architecture, theory and design, that involve ideas and projects to which the specific infrastructure of Künstlerhaus Stuttgart can serve as a helpful context. Applications of groups and single applications are both welcome.
The recipients are requested to give a lecture or presentation on their work in the course of their residency.
Please include with your application the following documents:
- documentation of your artistic work, such as portfolio, catalogues (max. 2 books), images etc.
- a written description how you want to use your studio at Künstlerhaus Stuttgart (max. 2 pages)
Please don’t send your application documents on CD or DVD, but in printed form (except for videos/films). In case of application via email, please send pdf files only.
Please send your application to the following address by September 30th, 2019 (postmark deadline):
The jury, which consists of members of the artistic board, will meet in November/December and all applicants will be informed about the decisions as soon as possible.
Please note that the studio program does not include accommodation or any kind of financial aid. International applications are welcome provided that applicants see to their accommodation themselves. An introdution to all workshops is liable for costs.
The residency has to be in Stuttgart within the year.
Above that, it is possible to apply for an artist-in-residency studio, which is on the same floor an has same conditions. This studio can be used for stays of a period from 3 to 6 months.