Residencies at PACT Zollverein (Germany)

PACT Zollverein in Essen, Germany, is an initiator, catalyst and venue for seminal developments in the fields of dance, performance, theatre, media and art at the interface of science, technology and society. In its residency programme, which is open to artists from around the world, PACT operates as an artists’ centre offering space for concentrated working processes.

Open to Germany based and international professional artists who work in the areas of dance, performance, media arts or music and closely linked to PACT’s other core strands of activity in presenting work and facilitating research and development, the programme is a key element in PACT Zollverein’s profile as an Artists’ House supporting lively exchange between practice and theory. 


  • Studio space (from 69 to 173 sq. m.)

  • Local accommodation (max. 6 people)

  • Weekly grant allowance for all of the residency project participants (max. 6 people)

  • Travel costs covering one journey only per participant to and from PACT Zollverein (subject to prior agreement)

  • Technical equipment (by arrangement and subject to availability)

  • Stage rehearsals with professional technical supervision and support (by arrangement and subject to availability)

  • Professional advice in: Project funding, project management, press and public relations

Deadline: 20 December 2018

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