Open Call for NORDIC LEIPZIG 2021

Three-month artist residency grant by the Goethe-Institut, August-October 2021 Regarding artists working and living in Denmark, Faroe Islands, Greenland and Iceland Residency Term: August 2nd – October 29th, 2021 Application Deadline: 31st December, 2020 Download: Application Nordic-Leipzig 2021 In 2020,…Continue readingOpen Call for NORDIC LEIPZIG 2021

Winners of the Nordic-Leipzig 2020 scholarship

 The artist-scholarship Nordic-Leipzig, given by the Goethe-Institut, is again awarded in 2020, this time to two Danish artists. We are pleased to announce the winners of the Goethe-Institut’s Nordic Leipzig Scholarship for the period August 2020 to October 2020 Meik…Continue readingWinners of the Nordic-Leipzig 2020 scholarship

Review: NORDIC LEIPZIG Cooperation with the Goethe-Institut

The Goethe-Institut’s NORDIC LEIPZIG exchange project started in November 2018 and has since then brought 13 artists as guests to the Spinnerei Leipzig NORDIC LEIPZIG is a project by the Goethe-Institut Denmark,  together with the Goethe Institutes of the Nordic…Continue readingReview: NORDIC LEIPZIG Cooperation with the Goethe-Institut

First five Pacific-Leipzig Grant Winners selected

The five winners of the first Pacific-Leipzig artist grant for Malaysia, Myanmar, New Zealand, Thailand and Vietnam have been selected! In 2020, LIA starts the new cooperation project with the Goethe-Institut in Southeast Asia “Pacific-Leipzig”. About 200 artists had applied…Continue readingFirst five Pacific-Leipzig Grant Winners selected

Artists from Oman in LIA

Cooperation project with STAL Gallery and German-Omani Society: Rawan AlMahrouqi and Riham Noor are guests in LIA For the third time we could host artists, who are supported by the STAL Gallery (Muscat, Sultanate of Oman) and the German-Omani Society…Continue readingArtists from Oman in LIA

German Federal President Steinmeier was guest in LIA

Frank Walter Steinmeier, Elke Büdenbender, Burkhard and Ayleena Jung were special guests at the Spinnerei and talked with the LIA-artists On Tuesday, March 26, 2019, German Federal President Frank Walter Steinmeier and his wife Elke Büdenbender visited, together with Leipzig’s…Continue readingGerman Federal President Steinmeier was guest in LIA

LIA presents: Gaze Shift/Blickwechsel at Cat Head Press, Indianapolis

Exhibition project in cooperation with iMOCA Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art  & the Goethe-Institut March 8th – 24th, 2019 at Cat Head Press: Printshop & Artist Collective, Indianapolis, IN, USA Opening reception Friday March 8th, 6 to 9pm Presented in partnership…Continue readingLIA presents: Gaze Shift/Blickwechsel at Cat Head Press, Indianapolis

Nordic-Leipzig Grant I & II

First cooperation-project of LIA with the Goethe-Instituts of the Nordic Countries Stipendiaries: Vibeke Frost Andersen, Maja Gade Christensen, Tanja Koljonen, Tuukka Haapakorpi, Conny Karlsson Lundgren, Bjargey Olafsdottir Vibeke Frost Andersen (Norway), Maja Gade Christensen (Denmark) and Tanja Koljonen (Finland) were…Continue readingNordic-Leipzig Grant I & II

Artist exchange with Leipzig’s Partner City Cracow

 “New Perspectives – Leipzig meets Cracow” Curator Aleksandra Janz, artists Karolina Jabłońska, Tomasz Kręcicki und Cyryl Polaczek (left to right side) In August and September this year three artists from Leipzig’s partner city Cracow were guests in LIA: Karolina Jabłońska, Tomasz…Continue readingArtist exchange with Leipzig’s Partner City Cracow

Review: LIA Anniversary Show “Sedimente” – March 2018 at Spinnerei Werkschau

Continue readingReview: LIA Anniversary Show “Sedimente” – March 2018 at Spinnerei Werkschau