Fellowships at Wiepersdorf Castle 2025 / Residencies

April 15, 2024

Organization Name: Cultural Foundation Schloss Wiepersdorf

Organization Location: Wiepersdorf - Bettina-von-Arnim-Str. 13, 14913 Niederer Fläming

Type: Residencies

Fee: Free


Visual artists, writers, translators and composers as well as scholars with a research project on Romanticism or on questions relating to the previously divided Germany can apply until April 15, 2024, for a three-months residency at Schloss Wiepersdorf in 2025.
The residency fellowship lasts for three months and is granted for the periods March to May, June to August, and September to November.
In addition to room and board at Schloss Wiepersdorf, all fellows also receive a monthly cash sti-pend of €1200 and a one-time grant of €480 to cover material expenses. (If the stay is shortened, the material cost grant is reduced by €160 per month.)
Artists and writers from Germany and abroad working in the following areas are eligible to apply:
• Literature (incl. poetry, prose, dramatic arts, essay, screenplay, criticism, translation)
• Science/Romanticism (Academic writing and research/Humanities and social sciences with themes on the epoch and sentiments of Romanticism)
• Science/Topics focusing on the previously divided Germany (Academic writing and research/Questions relating to the history of East and West Germany during the period of
• Fine arts (incl. painting, graphic arts, sculpture, media arts, and photography)
• Composition (incl. sound design, sound installation, sound performance, conducting)
Applicants must have completed an artistic or academic course of study, be working on a doctorate, or have distinguished themselves through publications or long-standing professional artistic or academic work, and can provide samples of their work to substantiate this.
To the extent capacity is available, a studio will be made available to Fellows in Fine arts.


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