NEWS: African Leipzig Project: African and German artists exhibit together in Maboneng

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LIA in Johannesburg

On 15 April, The Centre for the Less Good Idea will host African Leipzig, an exhibition of etchings at The Less Good Lounge, Arts on Main, Johannesburg.  The exhibition, which features 20 etchings made by artists across Africa and Germany,…Continue readingLIA in Johannesburg

Winter Gallery Tour

Elevators have windows too. Thanks to the generous support of the Goethe-Institut, the Centre for the Less Good Idea, David Krut Projects, the Federal Foreign Office of Germany, Landes Kultur GmbH Oberösterreich and the Sydney College of the Arts; artists…Continue readingWinter Gallery Tour

LIA in Ho Chi Minh City

Pacific-Leipzig From 2020-2022, fifteen exceptional artists from Southeast Asia and New Zealand participated in a three-month residency program in Leipzig. The fellowship „Pacific-Leipzig“ was initiated by the Goethe-Institut network in Southeast Asia in collaboration with Leipzig International Art Programme (LIA).…Continue readingLIA in Ho Chi Minh City

Open Studio “The Last Soup”

It’s time to say goodbye to this round and what better way to do it than with an open studio?This Friday the artists open their studio doors to talk about their work with you and invite you to have the…Continue readingOpen Studio “The Last Soup”

Autor Jutta Martha Beiner, Webredakteurin Goethe-Institut Norwegen Copyright: Goethe-Institut Norwegen, September 2022 To read the complete interview click here.Continue reading


Please feel cordially invited to “Emo-Scapes: The Space in Between” taking place during the Autumn Gallery Tour at the Spinnerei Leipzig. Our current artists in residency are Katherine Bull (Cape Town), Freshwoyen Endrias Feyissa (Addis Abeba) fostered by the city…Continue readingAUTUMN GALLERY TOUR-RUNDGANG  17th/18th September


Two weeks ago, the journalist Ms Thielmann from MDR KULTUR was at LIA and interviewed the artist Max Kornfiel (School of Visual Arts, New York City) and the founder of LIA, Anna-Louise Rolland. To listen to the programme, click here.…Continue readingLIA – MDR KULTUR Spezial

SVA and LIA Fellowship  Announcement  2023

The School of Visual Arts New York City and LIA – Leipzig International Art Programme would like to announce Hank Bathia and Nia del Pino being the 2023 fellows of our 13-year-old cooperation. They will join the programme from May…Continue readingSVA and LIA Fellowship  Announcement  2023

LIA Summer Show ‘Time, Passage and Art bending’

We would love to invite you to our Summer Show at archiv massiv in the Spinnerei Leipzig. ‘Time, Passage and Art bending’ emerged from a discussion process among our five artists, whose common experience is their time in Leipzig. This…Continue readingLIA Summer Show ‘Time, Passage and Art bending’