Open Call

ONE ARTIST A WEEK - 7-day residency+exhibition program in Athens


No Funding
Athens, Greece


The ONE ARTIST A WEEK residency+exhibition programme addresses international artists wishing to develop and present their work in Athens folowing an intensive creative and learning process. Artists working in all disciplines, designers, actors, dancers, urban planners, scriptwriters, art journalists, art historians, curators, crafters are welcome to apply. Applicants must be 30+ years old. The residency fee (see below) is paid by the artist. Please send your application including statement, CV and your motivation to participate in the ONE ARTIST A WEEK project. Include links like website or other online publications if available (no social media pages) and 4-6 images of your work.

Number of Participants

One artist each week. Residency dates for early 2020: 27 January - 2 February 3 - 9 February 17 - 23 February 24 February - 1 March The residency starts on Monday and ends on Sunday. Please state your preferred residency date(s). You may extend your week of stay upon request, depending on the availability of the dates.


Selection Results (Announcement Dates)


January 20, 2020 - March 01, 2020


  • €370.00 program fee (one-time)


Co-Working, Desk Space, Gallery, Individual Studio, Library, Sculpture Facility, Shared Studio


Apartment, Kitchen, Live/Work, Private Bathroom, Private Room, Shared Bathroom


No meals

Public Programs

Discussion, Exhibition, Mentors, Online Exhibition, Performances


Acting, Architecture, Arts Administrator, Book Arts, Cartoonist, Conceptual Art, Crafts & Trades, Curatorial, Dance, Design, Documentary, Drawing, Fiber Arts, Illustration, Installation, Interdiscplinary Arts, Intervention, Jewelry, Journalism, Literature, Makers, Multimedia, Painting, Pedagogy, Performance Art, Photography, Playwriting, Poetry, Public Art, Scholar, Sculpture, Social Practice, Textile, Thinkers, Visual Arts


English, French, German, Greek

Program Description

ONE ARTIST A WEEK questions the dynamic of quickly changing trends, topics and "fashions" in the international art world and asks how each of the participating artists individually responds to this development. ONE ARTIST A WEEK not only offers accommodation and exhibition space in the center of Athens, it also supports the artists with press, media and communication work, and helps to set up the exhibition/presentation at the end of the week. PROGRAM DETAILS: • Living and working space in downtown Athens (7 days/6 nights) • A 3/4-day curated solo exhibition in a downtown Athens venue • Promotional support, press and media networking • Customized introduction into ancient and contemporary Greek culture and a individual city tour. • Documentation on the FaveLAB website Please note that at the end of the 14-day residency the artist has to pay a cleaning fee of 20 €.

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