Künstlerhaus Lukas: scholarships for the years 2013 and 2014
The Künstlerhaus Lukas invites artists working in the range of fine arts (painting, sculpture, graphic arts, photography, artistic book, video, arts and crafts/design), literature (narrative literature, lyrics, drama, screenplay, essay, literary translations), dance (choreography, performance) and music (composition) to apply for a residence scholarship.
There will awarded up to 120 scholarships for 2013 and 2014. The 100-year old Artist house in the rich in tradition Ahrenshoop gives good working and living conditions up to seven artists in residence and it is located in a very beautiful and attractive landscape. Selected houses and institutions in Sweden, Lithuania, Iceland and the Russian Federation complete the international scholarship program.
The value of each scholarship in the Künstlerhaus Lukas is at least 500 € up to 1000 € per month. In this amount the costs for travelling are included. Your apartment is free. At September 2012 an independent jury will to notify her decision. Availability is subject to the annual amount of sponsoring. Artists from abroad have the possibility to get contributions to their costs for travelling from their own ministries.
Conditions for Application
All artists who work professionally and have their main residence in Germany or the other Baltic littoral states (Poland, Lithuania, Latvia, Russian Federation, Estonia, Finland, Sweden, Denmark) as well as in Norway and Island can apply for a scholarship at Künstlerhaus Lukas. There are no limitations regarding the nationality or the age of applicants. The scholarships at Kuenstlerhaus Lukas and its partners are artist-in-residence-programmes requiring recipients of scholarships to stay there. Guests who do not come from a country belonging to the European Union need to display a document of health insurance. Good command of German or English are desirable.
Applications are accepted between 15 May and 30 July 2012. Find out all the details online.