Application Procedure

The call to apply for KAMEN 2021 is now open.  

Every year, KAMEN has 10 to 12 places available. You can apply by sending a completed application by the 1st of March, 2021.

Please read the specifications below.

Your application should contain the following:

  • Personal information: name, age, gender, nationality, residential address, phone number, e-mail, Skype username, picture.
  • Preferred time of residency: we advise a minimum stay of 8 weeks. Please specify which of following time periods is of your choice: May-June, July-August or September-October. If multiple options are possible or dates are flexible, please specify this. We are willing to accommodate different time schedules, if possible. 
  • Driver’s license? Y/N
  • A project proposal and description of presumed outcome. If applicable, include a description of collaborators/partner institutions of interest and/or envisioned collaborative project. If applicable, include an idea for a public presentation. (max. 2 pages) 
  • Brief letter of motivation considering Bosnia-Herzegovina and/or KAMEN’s modus operandi (max. 1 page)
  • Artist statement, short biography and CV (max. 2 pages)
  • PDF portfolio with an overview of the development of work over the last ~5 years 
  • Links to portfolio / website / film (optional)
  • Reference letters (optional)


KAMEN Artist Residency is currently accepting applications for 2021.

Deadline: 1st of March 2021

Residency period

KAMEN’s season extends from the 1st of May to the 30th October.

We advise residents to stay for an 8-week period. Our experience so far has taught us this time is needed for engaged productions and orientation in the region.

Residents can apply to time blocks of May-June, July-August or September-October. 


Please send all materials in PDF format to by March 1st 2021. If this exceeds 10 MB, please use Wetransfer or other similar services for file transfer.