As a special announcement in the Scholarships & Residencies program in 2020 and in cooperation with HELLERAU – European Centre for the Arts, Musicboard will grant two four- to five-week residencies at HELLERAU in Dresden to a Berlin pop musician, duo or group/band.
In 2020, Musicboard for the first time awards domestic residencies in cooperation with various partners to solo musicians, duos and bands/groups who live and work in Berlin. By July 1, 2020, a total of 38 artists applied for the residency at ZK/U Berlin, whereas 93 applications were submitted for the residencies at HELLERAU, Schloss Bröllin and Sternhagen Gut until July 27, 2020. Due to the high quality of the submitted applications, two additional residencies are being awarded in cooperation with PACT Zollverein in Essen.
In 2020, the following artists are being granted a domestic residency:
- Æ – HELLERAU – European Centre for the Arts, Dresden
- Albertine Sarges & The Sticky Fingers – Schloss Bröllin, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
- Born In Flamez – HELLERAU – European Centre for the Arts, Dresden
- gölgede-güneşte – ZK/U – Center for Art and Urbanistics, Berlin
- Qeei – PACT Zollverein, Essen
- She Knows – Sternhagen Gut, Uckermark
- veenus x boats – PACT Zollverein, Essen