The fellowship for fine art runs for 5 months à 750,- EUR. It starts on May 15 2020 and ends on October 15 2020.

From every fellow we expect at least one solo presentation during his/her residency at the Künstlerhaus. Furthermore we expect an artist talk, a joint first presentation and a joint finissage.

Professional German and international artists may apply for the Artist in residence fellowships at the Künstlerhaus Lauenburg.
Artists who are still studying at the time the residency starts; or artists who simultaneously receive another fellowship; or have already received a fellowship from the Federal State of Schleswig-Holstein in the last three years are not eligible to apply.

The Jury for fine art is composed of:

  • a representative of the Stadtgalerie Kiel (city gallery of Kiel)
  • a further institutional representative from Schleswig-Holstein
  • an institutional representative from the Hamburg metropolitain region
  • a representative of the Kunstverein Herzogtum Lauenburg
  • one free curator and/or art critics

The jury meets by the end of January 2020. The fellowship candidates will then be informed as soon as possible and published on the website of the Künstlerhaus Lauenburg.

A completed application includes:

  • The completed application form
  • A Zip folder including the following content (max. 20 MB):
  • A portfolio in PDF format with a max. of 10 pages OR a max. of 10 min. video or music files in common formats. If a portfolio includes both, please reduce the extent accordingly (for example 5 pages portfolio and 5 min. video clip)
  • Detailed description of the artistic project during the fellowship (max. 1 A4 page)
  • CV with information about artistic career, exhibitions/fellowships/prizes in PDF format (max. 2 A4 pages)
  • Transfer of the application charge in the amount of 10,00 EUR.

Applications which are incomplete or do not comply with the given specifications cannot be taken into consideration. Applications without the payment of the application charge are also excluded.

Bank details Künstlerhaus Lauenburg:
Künstlerhaus Lauenburg/ Elbe e.V.
IBAN: DE12 2306 3129 0000 2818 67

Name the Zip folder as follows: surename_name_category