As the City of Munich’s artist-in-residence program we offer artists, curators, and scientists from all over the world space, time, and financial support – so they have a place to stay, work, make presentations, reflect, and participate in discussions.
from the fields of art, culture, and the sciences
Two – three months on the average
1,200 € per month
„I came solitary and am returning with a new entity, the novel …“
We offer the time and space for open-ended, creative processes. These are more important to us than a perfect final product.
We create encounters, exchanges, and networks in the Munich scene as well as in the “Five Lakes Region” with different event formats.
„The three months we spent together were magical. A lot of fun comes along with a lot of work, because artists love to do what they do.“
We have partnerships with cultural institutions and artists in Munich. You can find out how you can become a partner in the residence program here.Our partnerships
„The cooperation makes not only an exchange possible between the international guests and the local elements in Munich and diverse audiences, but it also makes it possible for them to use both institutions’ infrastructures.“
„Creative, inspiring people from all over the world come to stay at our residences. It’s a privilege to get to know them and be able to work with them.“
Administration and organization
„A place of intercultural encounters and artistic exchange. Our guests are people from all across the globe. A huge reward!“
„The personal interaction with the artists holds a special place in my heart – cooking and eating meals together and being able to show my Romanian hospitality …“
„After working 37 years as the custodian at Villa Waldberta I have experienced seeing the entire world gathered here. A kaleidoscope of artists that has enriched myself and others. I’m grateful for this!“