Fully funded scholarship for artists in Berlin Germany; Stiftung Berliner Leben
Call for artists

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The Fresh A.I.R. scholarships of the Stiftung Berliner Leben offer artists and cultural practitioners the time, space and resources to devote themselves to an artistic project in accordance with the foundation’s funding priorities. Up to 13 artists are invited to live and work in the artist residencies in Berlin for 6 months.  The current call is for the 7th year starting in April 2022 and ending in September 2022.”


Qualified artists as well as artists taking a non-academic path in life which led them to Urban and New Contemporary Art, and who have already appeared before the public in the form of works or publications. We also provide support to young talent (students). The AIR grants have no age limit.

Artists from EU member states can apply. The application process and further communication will be made in German or English.

Submission can both be in German and English.


In the 9th edition of the artist scholarship, emphasis will be placed on the topics of play and childhood. Under the title “UNSUPERVISED: Childhood Dreams and Fantasy Rebels”, the focus is on play as a creative force and culture-forming factor and connects with the potential of childhood.

Application fees:

The application is free of charge. Provided that the application is approved, the scholars will only be required to cover the costs of travel to and from Berlin, and a security deposit amount of 300 Euros.

Deadline 6/02/2023

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