OPEN CALL Sister City Exchange Brno – Leipzig 

For artists based in LeipzigThe deadline for the applications is October 21, 2023The results will be announced in November 2023Start of the program January 1, 2024 *available in the last 10 days of January. To apply please send us one…Continue readingOPEN CALL Sister City Exchange Brno – Leipzig 


02-03/09/2023 Spinnerei Autumn Gallery Tour Presented artistsHank Bhatia (USA)Jack Wotton (Australia)Nia Del Pino (USA)Yoshie Kuroda (Japan)Yuki Watanabe (Japan) Guest artistMaix Mayer (Germany) Project partners:Continue readingSAVE THE DATE!

OPEN CALL! Goethe-Institut Indonesia, Malaysia & the Philippines

Goethe-Institut Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines, together with SAVVY Contemporary, TanzFaktur, and Leipzig International Art Programme are delighted to announce the REFLEKT residency platform! REFLEKT encourages the residents to expand their research, develop a concept/prototype, build a project, or create…Continue readingOPEN CALL! Goethe-Institut Indonesia, Malaysia & the Philippines

African Leipzig fellows announcement

We are delighted that the two year project African Leipzig supported by the German Federal Foreign Office has resulted in a second edition of supporting visual artists based in Lesotho, Eswatini and South Africa end of this year. The Embassy of…Continue readingAfrican Leipzig fellows announcement


LIA celebrating sister city partnership with Brno & Ho Chi Minh City this summer at archiv massiv SHOW MURMURATION We are celebrating 50 years of sister city partnership Brno & Leipzig with Helana Ticháčková as well as a bilateral exchange between the new partners…Continue readingSAVE THE DATE

Report 2022

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African Leipzig

African Leipzig is a scholarship project of the LIA in cooperation with the Centre for the Less Good Idea and David Krut Projects, both Johannesburg, South Africa, and Vlado & Maria Ondrej Studio for Contemporary Etching, Leipzig, Germany, generously supported by the Federal Foreign Office…Continue readingAfrican Leipzig

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

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The African Leipzig group exhibition features 20 etchings made by artists from Africa and Germany. Commenced in February 2022 and concluded in January 2023, African Leipzig is a project between The Centre for the Less Good Idea, David Krut Projects,…Continue readingAFRICAN LEIPZIG EXHIBITION


29/30/04/2023 Spinnerei Spring Gallery Tour Gut&Günstig Thanks to the generous support of the Goethe-Institut the Nordic Leipzig project continues with five fellowships in LIA 2023. Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Scotland and Finland have selected five multidisciplinary artists to participate for a three months period…Continue readingSAVE THE DATE!