This residency is designed to accomodate emerging artists for 4 weeks free of charge and includes a well equipped ceramic studio, as well as a comfortable living space. The resident will be provided with basic materials and electric and gas kilns firings during the course of the residency.
The studio space is open to the public during the day, artists are requested to be present and available for visitors giving them an insight into their creative process. Each artist need to present themself and their way of working, in the middle of the residency in the form of a public lecture or workshop.
At the end of the residency a final public presentation in the form of a exhibition or performance, focussing on the work produced at Stadttöpferei, is expected.
Applications for the four-week stay in 2014 will be accepted latest until 20th October 2013. The residence program mainly supports emerging artists who focussing on contemporary advanced ceramic art, who are not older then 38 years old at the time of application and who use clay as their primary material. This residency is only avaliable once for each artist.
Please submit the following (in english or german only):
- - completed application form
- - a maximum of 10 images of works from the last three years, with details of title, material, size, in the form of high-resolution jpg files by e-mail (max. 20 MB) or paper prints via snail mail
- - Vita, with details on education, exhibitions, awards and artist residencies
- - Written project proposal (max. one page) for your residency
Applications sent by e-mail need to arrive at firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject „Ceramic Artist in Residence 2014“ and attachements max. size of 20 MB.
Be aware, that incomplete or late applications (closing date by snail mail = date of the postmark) may not be considered. The selection of artists is made by a jury. Within four weeks after the application deadline, the artists will be informed of the outcome of the jury’s decision.