May-December 2019

In order to provide artists and curators from Lagos and Berlin with insights into the art world of the other country and to work there, the Goethe-Institut Nigeria has cooperated with the Office for Further Education and Culture Berlin-Mitte, Galerie Wedding, ZK/U – Center for Art and Urbanistics, the art space SAVVY Contemporary Berlin and the Arthouse Foundation Lagos the residency program for artists and curators from Berlin and Lagos. This year's scholarship holders include the Nigerian architect and artist Antoinette Yetunde Oni as well as the Berlin artists and filmmakers Katrin Winkler and Dane Komjlen. From September, they will be working on the theme of the "New Commons" during their residencies.