The artist in residency program in Berlin offers to international interdisciplinary movement and media artists the possibility to live and create in a peaceful artist run working, living and performance space in Berlin, Germany. The artists will enjoy the Lake Studios Berlin, a unique living and creative working space with a fast connection into the exciting center of Berlin. The quiet beauty of Müggelsee lake and a forest is only a 5 minute walk away - for in depth concentration on research, creative process and refreshing swims in summer months. The resident artist will have a private room in a shared apartment and access to dance studios with wooden sprung floors. Lake Studios Berlin is primarily a working space for 10 diverse movement artists with the need to go deeper into their work and practice. It is an experience of collaborative living and creation, and the resident will have the opportunity of artistic exchange as well as access to inside information about the dance scene in Berlin.


This is a self generated residency and it is is conceived as an independent collaboration between dance-tech and Lake Studios Berlin as a way to facilitate alternative and affordable spaces for independent artists and creative researchers.


The selected artists will need to pay between 650€ - 850€ per month (depending on the room). Invitation letters for funding purposes are available after acceptance.


  Residency includes:  


       80 hours of pre-booked studio space per month, divided equally between the large and small Studios.


       Possibility to teach classes (open trainings) and / or organize work-in-progress showings. Participation

       in Unfinished Fridays may also be possible after review of the application.

       Possibility to take part in morning training exchange classes 3x weekly.


       The artists can blog about their process on for the months of the residency.

       The artist also may use LIVE video channels to share their process with the community.


       One or two extra persons may be accommodated in the same room for additional fee of 150 Euros each  

       or 5€ per day.

The residency provides access to technical equipment:

There are 2  projectors, a sound recorder, keyboard, microphone, sound mixer, sound systems, access to theater lights, GoPro camera for rehearsal documentation as well as other technical equipment. (please inquire for details)


  Application Process:  


We accept applications on a rolling basis. Please download and send the above expression of interest form, a CV, and foto of you or your work to :





 Applications accepted  
     on a rolling basis     

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 Dance-tech Troika Tronix sponsored residency. More info >>>  HERE   <<<