The purpose of this award is to give creative artists of all contemporary media, including but not limited to the fields in the specializations box below, an opportunity to work in residence with one or more of the cultural providers associated with Quartier21/ MuseumsQuartier (Q21).
A project proposal that describes the artist's planned contribution to Q21 activities and that specifically mentions one or more Q21 project partners of interest should be submitted with the application. Q21 will assist finalists in establishing appropriate institutional affiliations.
Specializations include (but are not limited to) the following: digital culture, fine art, photography, street art, game culture, film, fashion, design, literature, conceptual art, theory, sound art, comics, media art, dance, theater, and arts management.
Scholars selected for this award will be required to:
- Conduct a professional and/or artistic project
- Conduct a research project of the applicant’s choosing
Only applications in the following disciplines will be considered:
None, English is sufficient. However, the feasibility of conducting the project must be demonstrated in the project statement.Grant-related activities can be conducted in English. Some knowledge of German is advantageous but not required.
- €1,250 per month (approx. $1,300; exchange rates may fluctuate)
- travel and relocation allowance of €1,000 (approx. $1,100; exchange rates may fluctuate)
The MuseumsQuartier will provide studio housing and other benefits associated with the Q21 Artist-in-Residence program. Comparable 460 sq ft -900 sq ft apartments in Vienna are valued at €1,600 per month (approx. $2,000; exchange rates may fluctuate).