160 years jubilee of Japanese German negotiations 2021

Exhibition SILENT STREET of works by Japanese and Leipzig artists in Leipzig and cultural programme on 23rd April 2021 by invitation only. The jubilee celebrations at LIA in cooperation with the Amt für Wirtschaftsförderung, the Mendelssohn Haus Leipzig and the…Continue reading160 years jubilee of Japanese German negotiations 2021

RESONATE , March 7th 2021

Announcing the new online concert series, Resonate, which combines music with visual art, and encourages online interaction between performers and audience   Direct Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FcHNV8aI8CE The new online concert series Resonate is a collaboration between Musicians of the Gewandhaus Orchestra,…Continue readingRESONATE , March 7th 2021

OPEN CALL – Studio available

Due to the pandemic and international travel restrictions, LIA opens up to also German applicants for short term studio applications. What are the requirements? please send a short text, no more than half a DIN A4 page about your motivation…Continue readingOPEN CALL – Studio available

Open Call für Herzliya – Leipzig

10 Years Herzliya-Leipzig Sister City Partnership Für Künstler*innen mit Hintergrund aus Herzliya oder die in Herzliya arbeiten und leben. Atelierstipendium für ein 1-Monat ufenthalt im LIA Zeitraum: 1. bis 31. März 2021 Download Ausschreibung Das Atelierstipendium umfasst: Das Stipendium beinhaltet…Continue readingOpen Call für Herzliya – Leipzig

Announcement of the Nordic-Leipzig scholarship winners

The artist-scholarship Nordic-Leipzig, given by the Goethe-Institut, is again awarded in 2021. For the third time, the Goethe-Institut and LIA Leipzig International Art Programme organised a scholarship for artists from the Nordic region, this time for the countries of artists…Continue readingAnnouncement of the Nordic-Leipzig scholarship winners

New York-Leipzig

Die Sprache Radierung Während in den 1960er-Jahren im Outpost Theater in Westberlin die amerikanische Nationalhymne vor Hollywoodaufführungen gesungen wurde, erklang im zweihundert Kilometer entfernten Leipzig höchstens die „Internationale“. Ein kultureller Austausch mit den Vereinigten Staaten war erst nach dem Mauerfall…Continue readingNew York-Leipzig

New York-Leipzig

The Language of Etching While the American National Anthem was being sung in the 1960s in the Outpost Theater in West Berlin before they showed Hollywood movies, two hundred kilometers away in Leipzig you could hear the “Internationale.” Cultural exchange…Continue readingNew York-Leipzig

Get a Glimpse

However, Corona taking place life in LIA stays full of vibrance. We would like you to get a glimpse into past projects, cooperations within and outside the art world, and show you what has been done in the LIA studios.…Continue readingGet a Glimpse

Video : Mitja Fiko

Here is a video of our former artist in residence Mitja Fiko :Continue readingVideo : Mitja Fiko

Leipzig International Art Programme (LIA) Spinnerei

An article by  Sasha Dees about her arrival in the Spinnerei. Please click to read the full article.Continue readingLeipzig International Art Programme (LIA) Spinnerei