Artist Residency at Müllerhaus in Lenzburg

Fotofestival Lenzburg

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We are delighted to announce the Open Call for the very first Fotofestival Lenzburg Artist Residency and would like to invite photographers and artists working in photography to submit a proposal for a project they would like to research, begin, continue and/or conclude during a three-week stay at Lenzburg’s Müllerhaus in December 2021. The proposed project should relate to our festival theme of re:sources. In a second stage, the awarded artist will be able to work with the festival director, Margherita Guerra, and the curator, Daniel Blochwitz, towards exhibiting the final version of the proposed project in form of a solo exhibition. The show will take place at Müllerhaus during the next edition of Fotofestival Lenzburg in September 2022.

The artist residency includes free accommodation at the Müllerhaus residency apartment for three weeks in December 2021, travel expenses (up to CHF 200) and a small stipend (CHF 500).

Residency: from the 1st through 21st of December, 2021

Exhibition: September 2022 (4 weeks)

Location: Müllerhaus in Lenzburg (

Please submit 5 to 15 images and a brief description of the proposed project

Eligibility: all Swiss and international photographers and artists working in photo-based media

Jury: Margherita Guerra (Founding Festival Director), Daniel Blochwitz (Festival Curator), …

Application Fees: CHF 16.50 / EUR 15.00

 Registration opens in a few days.

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