Ecological Futures Art Residency Project (Belgium, Germany)

Applications Due: 31.3 2019. The residency gives artistic researchers from various fields the opportunity to work on the intersection of art, design, and environment. The aim is to develop useful arts-led interdisciplinary research tools and art works to examine how cultural practitioners critically address and creatively negotiate ecological futures. The call includes the research field of climate change and global warming, models of human and non-human co-existence and the interrelationships of different ecosystems

Aimed at artists, students and recent graduates in the art and/or design field. People with backgrounds in other disciplines are also welcome to submit their applications. Candidates must be residents in one of the 2 countries (for at least 2 years) or have the country nationality.

Two residents will be selected: one from Germany and one from Belgium. The residency program will take place in Namur from the 1st of June to the 1st of July 2019.

Hosted by the Goethe-Institut Brussels in collaboration with KIKK Festival, its Creative Hub & Fab Lab TRAKK and the cultural center Les Abattoirs de Bomel.