[artinfo] artist in residence - Berlin - KUNST-STOFFE

BeataHOCK beahock at gmail.com
Tue Nov 22 11:26:41 CET 2011

 artist in residence

 Open Call 2012:

Kunst-Stoffe - Centre for re-useable Materials, Berlin / Germany,
offers residencies to artists of all disciplines.
Openings are from May 1 - September 30.

KUNST-STOFFE – Zentralstelle für wiederverwendbare Materialien
  Berliner Str. 17    d - 13189 Berlin    U & S-Bhf  Pankow
  tel:  030 – 340 898 40    e-mail: info at kunst-stoffe-berlin.de

Kunst-Stoffe is a cultural organisation committed to exploring issues of
value and waste. We
pursue this mission in three areas of activity: Kunst-Stoffe maintains an
ongoing and
changing exhibition of discarded materials and makes them available for
practitioners. We carry out and present projects investigating aesthetics
and strategies of
reuse. We offer workshops and facilities to provide a practice ground for
creative exploration
of the ideas of sufficiency and subsistence.
The residency includes free housing for the period of stay and offers work
space at Kunst-
Stoffe. The artist will have a small studio at exclusive disposal and
additional outdoor
workspace, as well as partial access to equipped workshops for wood, metal
and crafts
work. The acquisition of materials will be supported if necessary.
Living and travelling expenses have to be covered by the participant.
Kunst-Stoffe will
provide support in the acquisition of travel grants if desired.
Towards the end of the stay, each artist has the opportunity to present
work process and
results, along with a public program. During the stay, participants will be
supported in having
open studio presentations and holding workshops, if desired.

Interested artists may send an electronic application (preferably in
one PDF), consisting of the following:
- A letter of intent describing applicants interest in working in the
context of Kunst-Stoffe
- A documentation of no more than two previous projects
- A project proposal, outlining the activities planned in Berlin
- A proposed time schedule (preferred time slot and length of stay)
Please note: Applications not meeting these criteria will not be

Deadline for application is December 15th 2011
For further questions please contact us via e-mail: residency(at)
For more information on Kunst-Stoffe see www.kunst-stoffe-berlin.de.

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