DAAD Artists-in-Berlin Program 2022

The DAAD Artists-in-Berlin Program awards internationally highly regarded fellowships. Since 1963, over 1000 outstanding international visual artists, authors, filmmakers, composers, and sound artists have been invited to live and work in Berlin. As part of its long-term support of artists, works by current and former guests are presented at the daadgalerie in Kreuzberg as well as at partner institutions in Berlin, around Germany and also abroad.

The list of artists selected to receive Berlin residencies for Music & Sound in 2022 is:
Merche Blasco, Spain
Nandita Kumar, India / New Zealand
Elaine Mitchener, United Kingdom
Bárbara Lázara, Mexico

The artists were selected by the following expert jury panel: Ata Ebtekar, musician (aka Sote) & curator, Tehran; Thorbjørn Tønder Hansen, managing director & artistic director, Ultima, Oslo; Rebekah Heller, musician & curator, New York; Luka Mukhavele, musicologist & musician, Weimar; Elke Moltrecht, musicologist & curator, Berlin; Susanna Niedermayr, Editor & Co-Producer ORF Ö1 Zeit-Ton & Co-Curator, ORF musikprotokoll im steirischen herbst, Vienna.

6 September 2021

What’s the score?

Elaine Mitchener discusses radical approaches to creating and interpreting musical scores at Somerset House
23 January 2022

New Commission for Sons d’Hiver

For Sons d’hiver, Elaine Mitchener has created Triptychus, a piece which is bound to...