Former LIA resident Lada Nakonechna in Leipzig

SELF COLONIZATION Self-colonization: a series of readings by Katia Badianova and Lada Nakonechna at Museum der bildenden Künste Leipzig / MdbK In these series  called “Behind the Text: self-colonization”, the colonial relationship of Ukraine will be put in focus through excerpts taken from M. Khvileva “Ukraine or Malorossia?” and reflecting on Babi Yar, the atrocious event that in 1941,  saw more…Continue readingFormer LIA resident Lada Nakonechna in Leipzig


Saturday, 30th of April, 11am – 8pmSunday, 1st of May, 11am – 6pm LIA International Art Programme is excited to announce its Open Studios event that will take place over two days.After a three month period of residency, our artists…Continue readingOPEN STUDIOS

Mujeres en el Foco / Women in Focus

Our director and founder, Anna Louise Rolland joined the discussion at CAAC- Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporàneo in Sevilla, Spain.This conference is being held as part of the French EU Council to gather and reflect on the effective visibility of…Continue readingMujeres en el Foco / Women in Focus

OPEN CALL Pacific Leipzig

Open Call for artists living and working in Malaysia or Philippines for a Three-Months-Residency in Leipzig. Residency Period: 01.11.22    –   31.01.23   The application deadline is  30th April 2022. You will receive a confirmation e-mail and the announcement by end…Continue readingOPEN CALL Pacific Leipzig


Together with other cultural institutions in Leipzig and the surrounding area, we started the initiative “LISTOK – Leipzig Initiative for Solidarity and Open Culture” [9]. It is a network of creative people in Leipzig (institutions, artists, filmmakers, musicians, composers, writers,…Continue readingEMERGENCY HELP FOR REFUGEE CULTURAL WORKERS

Artists in residence interview w/LVZ

On the 18.02.22 the local newspaper, the Leipziger LVZ, came to LIA to interview our current artists in residence. The combined project of LIA and the Centre for The Less Good Idea, based in Johannesburg, South Africa, is taking place…Continue readingArtists in residence interview w/LVZ


Second appointment of the collaboration project with the Gewandhausorchester and our former artist in residence Jett Ilagan from the Philippines. During his stay, in parallel with his artistic research, Ilagan was asked to participate in this project. Resonate Opus II:…Continue readingRESONATE live