MARK ROTHKO ART CENTRE (Latvia – Daugavpils)

One of the 21st century’s most ambitious cultural projects in Eastern Europe, the DAUGAVPILS MARK ROTHKO ART CENTRE, is a multifunctional hub for contemporary art, culture and education. Located in the historic artillery arsenal building of the Daugavpils Fortress, it offers more than 2500 square metres of space for permanent and temporary displays. The centre hosts international symposia for artists, gives creative workshops and master classes, and organises art education programmes for children and youth. It offers accommodation, seminar and conference rooms, and a chamber hall with a grand piano. A souvenir shop and a café are also located on the premises.


Mothership NYC is a combined live-work space and presentation arena for international artists across multiple disciplines in the Greenpoint neighborhood of Brooklyn, NYC. Run by a painter captain aided by a rotating crew of fellow artists, our ship’s mission is to serve as a welcoming landing platform for colleagues from elsewhere making the leap to NYC: We aim to support and promote our peers at all career levels through residencies, public programming & collaborative opportunities; build lasting transnational artist networks; and help retain creative forces in New York City.

STUDIO 52 (Germany – Munich)

Studio 52 is a workspace and art tank; a platform for art and art-related philosophy and literature, a space for communication. The goal of this interdisciplinary dialogue is to illuminate the role of art from multiple perspectives. The cooperative idea among the participating artists is an important factor. Working together on a concept, autonomous from sociological, political and other frameworks to create something that goes beyond the individual artistic position.