*Pending draft - final call coming soon.* European Media Art Platform / European Media Artists in Residence Exchange 2018

The new European Media Art Platform offers residencies for Media Artists in the fields of digital media including Internet and computer-based artists, filmmakers, and those working in media based performance, sound or video as well as robotics or bio-art.

Artists with European residence or a European passport can apply for a two-months residency within April and August 2018 (exact timing has to be negotiated with the host) at one of the following institutions

Students are not permitted, but young artists are encouraged to apply. However, there is no age limit!

EMARE includes a grant of 3.000,- Euros, project budget of 4.000,- Euros, free accommodation, travel expenses up to 500,- Euros, free access to the technical facilities and media labs within the host institution, consulting by production and market experts and a professional presentation as well as the option to participate in exhibition tours at our members festivals in 2018-2021 (but with no additional fees). All selected artists will be invited for a networking kick-off conference 16th to 18th of March in Helsinki. Please save the date!

Applications should be submitted online and must include a CV, (audio)-visual documentation and a preliminary plan or sketch of the proposed project to be developed within the EMARE programme.

Artists with residence in, or an identity card originating within, Europe can submit their proposals here: www.emare.eu / call.emare.eu

Deadline for Applications: January 20th 2018, 12:00 CET (after this time the call will be closed)

How to

  • In order to apply for an EMARE residency online, you need to register with this website.
  • If you have not yet registered, you can do so by following the "Register" link above.
  • Once you have completed registration, you will be assigned a personal log-in account, through which you can access the online application form.
  • Your application is stored online in the ‘My submissions’ section of your account, where it is available for you to edit any time up until the deadline: 20th of January 2018 (after that the section of the website will be closed).
  • Please note that it is permissible to submit more than one application via your personal log-in.


  • Contact for any further questions:
    Werkleitz Gesellschaft e.V. / EMARE / Schleifweg 6 / D-06114 Halle (Saale)
    phone: 49 68246-0 / fax: -29 / emare@werkleitz.de / emare.eu