Mophradat Art Fellows Programme

Call for submission

The Münchner Kammerspiele are happy to collaborate with Mophradat aisbl through its Art Fellows Program. This programme offers a training program at a European art institutions for young Arab curators, arts managers, arts producers, and arts administrators. It is intended to help them develop their knowledge, skills, and professional networks. The selected fellow will have been living in the city where the programme is running for no less than a year and be from the Arab diaspora.

The Fellow will be part of the team related to The Open Border Ensemble project in the theatre. For more information about this initiative please check here.

The training is open to one of the options below:
1. Assisting in supporting the production/management of the ensemble activities
2. Undertaking an observation-participatory fieldwork or applied research about the project contributing to its development
3. Developing a playwriting project.

Eight-week part-time training program for art professionals of Arab origin living in Munich.
Duration: 15 January, 2018 – 9 March 2018
Hours: PartTime – 5 days a week for 8 weeks
Fellowship Grant: 2100 € brutto for the whole training.

Application deadline: 30 November 2017

Applicants must have at least three years of experience in a field of contemporary arts
Applicants must have a basic level of English or German
Applicants must have been living in Munich for at least one year
Applicants must be from the Arab world or be of recent Arab origin
Applicants must be available to commit themselves fully to the program, which will begin on January 15, 2018.
Holding a degree in an arts discipline or related cultural field is preferred
Undergraduate students are not eligible to apply

Applications must be submitted in English, include the following material, and be sent by email to Anne Schulz ( no later than 30 November, 2017.

A. CV/resume with your previous experience in the Arts sector
B. Cover letter specifying the option you are more interested in - explaining what skills and knowledge you expect to develop during this training period.
C. Only for option 2 and 3: a short text (1 page maximum) describing your research or playwright project.

All applicants, whether selected or not, will receive a response to their applications. Selected applicants will be informed by 15 December, 2017.

The Art Fellow position is an initiative of and supported by

  • Thumb logo