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Friedrichstrasse 5a
Residency St. Georgen, Germany

Friedrichstrasse 5a


The recently founded artist residency “Friedrichstrasse 5a” is hosted by the nonprofit institution Global Forest e.V. within the premises of the former studio of Martin Kippenberger. During the residencies national and international artists get the opportunity to deepen their artistic practice, explore different themes, develop new works and exhibit or present them to the public. At Friedrichstrasse 5a Global Forest wants to offer artists the opportunity to experiment freely and to pursue innovative projects in the idyllic, concentrated and undisturbed remoteness of the Black Forest.


The deadline is for artist residencies in the period January - June 2020.

The resident will conclude her/his stay at the artist residency with a presentation, such as an exhibition, a performance, lecture, concert, etc., of the project realized during her/his stay.

The artist further obliges to provide Global Forest with an artwork edition for the annual “Jahresgaben”. Expecially during the long-term residencies they appreciate if artist want to offer any kind of public workshop, studio visit, artist talk, etc. to engage with the town.


  • Artists will be accommodated in either one single or one of two double bed rooms.

  • Workspace for all residents is a commonly used studio (about 150qm2) which can be adapted to the specific needs of the residents and the media he/she works with.

  • They have own exhibition space (aprox. 100 qm2), which can be used for the final presentation.

  • Long-term residency of 3 months:

    monthly stipend of 1000 € production budget of max 2000 € travel expenses to Black Forest and back home of max 300 € exhibition budget of max 500 €

  • Short-term residency of 2-4 weeks:

    stipend of 350 € production budget of max 350 € travel expenses to Black Forest and back home of max 300 €


Please send your application with CV, portfolio and short project outline as ONE PDF-file to, subject: "Artist-in-Residence-LONG-TERM" or "Artist-in-Residence-SHORT-TERM". Please state your preferred period of residence.