TAKT RESIDENCY PROGRAM – work with us! (1month to 3 months)
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New start 4 times a year (Jan/April/July/Oct) and it includes:
– monthly begin: we welcome our newbies, casual meeting in one of the neighborhood bars
– weekly meetings/ group critiques with the TAKT curator
– weekly meetings with Berlin based artists in their studios
– guided gallery (and/or) other tours in town with insiders
– weekly life drawing classes
– German language classes
– participation of the free public events of the TAKT Academy incl. the possibility of holding a public talk
– participation for ALL residents in a curated TAKT A.I.R. Group exhibition festival at TAPIR Gallery
– incl. a printed poster with all participants, TAKT newsletter
– permanent personalized link on our website, Social Media presence and FB Group, links etc.
– monthly final come together in the neighborhood to give a warm goodbye for those leaving
We offer a network of information and help to all residents, we are there, visible and joyful. The program is structured but as loose as you need it to follow your own creative path, to pursue your own work and explore ideas independently.
*additional offer: one-by-one mentoring by TAKT mentors PLEASE NOTE: This offer is not included in the program fee
TAKT ARTIST RESIDENCY – stay with us!
Exclusively for the participants in the program we offer our OKAPI Studios (situated in Berlin Prenzlauer Berg, walking distance from the TAPIR gallery).
-studios for painters, studio for artists not working with liquids
-shared housing or not shared apartments
– program and stay at Takt’s OKAPI Studios monthly fee 1250- 1800&euro (This offer includes the program fee already).
– program only (and stay elsewhere) monthly fee 600&euro
PLEASE NOTE:We don’t select artists who apply for just the OKAPI studios as we put special emphasis on the community building part of your residency experience!
TAKT BERLIN LEIPZIG
Artist Residency I Academy I Gallery
TAKT is a independent arts organisation and a creative hub for artists who are new to Berlin (and Leipzig).With the aim of fostering their creative energies, we introduce international artists to our vibrant and exciting city and promote international artistic exchange.
TAKT welcomes open-minded international artists and thinkers! Our program focuses on community building through artist talks, critiques, and studio visits that immerse our residents in Berlins art scene. We invite applicants with clear concepts of high quality studio projects to apply for our residency program.
TAKT has created three programmes:
RESIDENCY Programme (only for participants)
Academy Programme (open to the public, free talks/ workshops with fee)
Gallery Programme (with TAKT A.I.R. Group Shows and selected alumni and other)
TAKT Academy Programme – join us!
weekly artist and curators talks, performances, readings and workshops, lectures and art-related events
– Mentoring programme
TAPIR Gallery Programme- visit us!
at http://www.tapir-berlin.de/, Neue Hochstrasse 8, Berlin- Wedding
– monthly changing ART shows
– curated TAKT Residency Group Shows every three months
- Independent Association/Foundation
- Part of a Gallery/Museum
- Months: 1 – 3
- Visual Art
- Performing Arts
- Textile Art
- Exhibition space
- Technical assistance
- Public talk