studio das weisse haus > Critic in Residence 2020 (Austria)

Working in cooperation with VIENNA ART WEEK, studio das weisse haus have announced a three-week stay for an aspiring author as part of their Critic in Residence programme. In order to guarantee the realisation of the residency according to the current requirements and guidelines in the course of the COVID-19 pandemic, the participation is restricted to neighbouring countries. The residency will run 30 October – 21 November 2020.

With the aim of networking aspiring authors with the Viennese art scene, the programme offers the following support:

  • A rent-free accommodation (studio with bathroom and kitchenette).

  • A rent-free working space in the studio community at Hegelgasse.

  • A one-time contribution to travel expenses up to 200 euros.

  • An allowance of 300 euros to cover basic living costs.

Participants will be expected to produce:

  • A written interview with one of studio das weisse haus’s Studio Artists.

  • 3 blog articles (interview and / or exhibition review) which are rewarded with a fee of 100 euros and published on the website of VIENNA ART WEEK. The selection of the contributions will be organised in agreement with the participant.

This call for entries is solely addressed to authors based in neighbouring countries (Germany, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Slovenia, Italy, Lichtenstein, Switzerland) with excellent German and/or English skills. Applicants may work as authors and journalists or as curators and theorists with a strong focus on contemporary art.

Deadline: 18 August 2020

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