Creative Mind Berlin

Name of Residency: Freeland residency

Option Freeland:

Freeland residency is inside of a private historical museum 50 km away from Berlin City, 1-hour traffic by train,  surrounded by a dreamlike German landscape. The program creates in a residential environment combined the minimalist lifestyle in nature and experiments on traditional techniques in the transformation to the digital era.

Consultation about how to plan your residency around Berlin
Shared working space and equipment
Access to traditional printing machines
The possibility of an exhibition in the museum- individual application required
Up to 2 hours assisting in collecting local information regarding the purpose of your project in Berlin-your needs must be specified in written form before your arrival
Accommodation: shared room with another artist in the artist-community, including kitchen and bathroom
One free overnight in Berlin
Guidance to the Berlin art world- with a positive initiation
Fee:  100 euro for the first week per artist, 10 euro per extended day

Option  Berlin-Wedding

Consultation about how to plan your stay and activities in Berlin
Establish 1+ personal contacts to potential partners upon to your project
Up to 2 hours assisting to collect local information regarding the purpose of your Berlin residency
Guidance to an in-circle opening to present you to the Berlin art scene
Free accommodation: shared room and working space with a Berlin artist
Serve an initiation to merge into Berlin art networks
*Only  for male artist

Fee:  200 euro for the first week, 20 euro per extended day

Residency Programme since: 2015
Description of Organisation:

Creative Mind Berlin Program provides each participating artist chances to fulfill his or her projects by means:

1) Arranging exhibitions or performances

2) Publishing the projects related imagines and articles in our art Journal, or even as eBooks with ISBN

When your application brings inspiration, and the materials meet our standards, we will cover the cost in operation for your projects. The application will be discussed in the first project consulting after you book the program.

Organisation founded in: 2015
What type of organisation are you?:
  • Artist-Run
  • Independent Association/Foundation
Working Languages:
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Mandarin
Presentation of artists’ work: Arranged on a case-by-case basis
Duration of residency:
  • Weeks: 1
  • Weeks: 2
  • Weeks: 3
  • Months: 1
  • Months: 3
  • Months: 1 – 3
  • Months: 3 – 6
Number of studios: 2
Number of artists in residence at one time: 5
Studio type and size: Live/work studio
Accommodation type:
Private Room
Private Apartment
Shared Room
Which disciplines does your residency cater to?:
  • Visual Art
  • Sculpture
  • Dance
  • Theatre
  • Performing Arts
  • Music
  • Literature
What practical facilities does your residency offer to artists?:
  • Kitchen
  • Internet
Is your residency wheelchair accessible?: No
If your residency does not include accommodation, do you assist artists in finding accommodation?: No
Companions Allowed:
  • Partners
  • Pets
  • Application process: Digital application
    Do you charge an application fee for your residency?: No
    Do you charge a residency fee for your residency?: Yes
    If yes, what is the residency fee? (in your local currency): 100 euro
    Do you provide the residents with any funds associated with the residency? (e.g. stipend, fellowship, production allowance): Yes
    If yes, what is the amount of the fund? (in your local currency): 500 euro
    Expenses paid by the artist:
    • Travel
    • Accommodation
    • Food
    • Supplies
    Are artists expected to do one of the following during their residency stay?:
    • No requirements
    Other activities happening at the space:
    • Workshops
    • Presentation
    • Films
    • Exhibition
    Selection process: By staff
    Setting: Rural
    Nearest Airport: Airport Berlin Tegel
    Nearest Train Station: Berlin-Gesundbrunnen station / or Berlin Central station
    How to reach by plane: Airport Berlin Tegel
    How to reach by train: Berlin central station
    Street & Number: Bonner Str. 14
    Postal Code: 14197
    City: Berlin
    Country long: Germany
    Bonner Str. 14
    Berlin 14197 DEU
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