Residency program in Amsterdam
De Ateliers, founded in 1963, is an internationally acclaimed studio program based in Amsterdam. It offers a two-year residency program in twenty-five spacious studios in a monumental building in the center of Amsterdam. These are placed at the disposal of beginning artists who wish to combine intensive self-motivation with critical guidance of prominent artists: Rob Birza, Angela Bulloch, Marlene Dumas, Chris Evans, Runa Islam, Melvin Moti, Willem de Rooij, Bojan Šarčević, Marien Schouten, Fiona Tan, Didier Vermeiren and Marijke van Warmerdam. De Ateliers is an independent artists\’ institute, which is run by visual artists. Check our website for info on our program, side activities, guest tutors and alumni.
De Ateliers is open to young artists at the beginning of their professional artistic development. Every year 10 to 15 artists are invited to start a working period at De Ateliers in Amsterdam. You are welcome to apply by submitting a completed application form, together with documentation of your work. Information on the details of the application process and the application form can be found on our website. As per 2012 there is only one yearly deadline for applications. Application for the working year 2012–2013 is possible until February 1st, 2012.