The Center for Ceramics of Berlin Residency Program is designed for ceramic enthusiasts including: artists, potters, sculptors, designers and art historians who are working in clay or who have a background in ceramics. The mission of this program is to provide residents the time and space needed to work on a specific project, to develop research, to experiment in the studio, and/or to simply rejuvenate their practice by taking a break from object making to explore the exciting city of Berlin.

Located in the neighborhood of Pankow, 3 miles north of Mitte, the center of East Berlin, the Center for Ceramics is on a spacious lot, surrounded by a beautiful and enchanted garden. Residents will enjoy spacious studios and private living quarters, with a shared kitchen and dining area. The centerís idyllic environment is conducive for create growth and experimentation. With no expectations or pressure to produce, as we promise no exhibition for residents, artists are free to experience the vibrant city of Berlin and its thriving art scene ó or to fully delve into their studio practice.

Additional Information:

-The duration of the residency is between one to six months.
-Residents will be chosen by a jury of 5 people.
-The residency can accommodate 1-3 artists at a time.
-Independent working is expected.
-Partners and families are welcome.
-Artists are responsible for all material and firing costs.
-The Center for Ceramics is a private institution not supported by external funding; all costs must be covered by the artist.
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