A list of our current partners and friends that offer residencies and fellowships in Cologne and North Rhine-Westphalia.

Academy of the Arts of the World
• artist in residence program, all media
• invitation only, no application

AusstellungsraumBüro für Brauchbarkeit
• one summer residency per year
• contact: Florian Müller

CAT Cologne
• working grant, 1-3 months, all media
• deadline: October 31st for the following year
• send applications to CAT Cologne

City of Cologne – grants
• grants for: visual and media arts, jazz/improvised music, literature, and music
• deadline: 30. April
• contact: Gerd Winkler
• note: these grants are for artists living in Northrine-Westphalia only

City of Cologne – residencies
• residency at Atelier Galata in Istanbul
• visual and media art, literature
• deadline: 31. July
• contact: Cultural Office
• note: for Cologne-based and Cologne-related artists only

Kölnischer Kunstverein

• Ten studios in the building of Kölnischer Kunstverein are awarded or prolonged on an annual basis.
• contact:

Morphomata International Center for Advanced Studies – Genesis, Dynamics and Mediality of Cultural Figurations
• Morphomata fellowships are publicly advertised each year in August/September
• To be eligible for a fellowship, the applicant must have the status of at least assistant professor (or equivalent) and a strong research record in biography/life writing and/or portraiture
• contact: Fellow Management

new talents – biennale cologne 
•international guest program upon invitation
•contact: Jochen Heufelder

PACT Zollverein
• residencies for the development and realisation of projects and productions (
• open to professional artists from both Germany and abroad working in the fields of dance, performance, media art or sound art
• open call 01/2017: deadline July 11, 2016, 10am
• contact:

• artist-in-residency program
• dance/performance/media arts/music
• contact: Dwayne Holliday

ZAIK – Zentrum für Tanz und Innovation Köln
• short and long residency programs: dance & choreography
• send applications to ZAIK