Open Call for Studios


studios das weisse haus is a residence and studio program for local and international artists and curators.

We hereby kindly invite local artists to submit their applications!

Application deadline: September 22, 2013.

In case of interest, please send us your portfolio in one document per email to

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We would like to invite you to a visit of the studios on:

–        Saturday, September 14, 2013 between 12am – 2pm

–        Wednesday, September 18, 2013, between 5pm – 7pm

Address: Hofbauergasse 9, 1120 Vienna

Availability of the studio: from October, 2013 until the end of February, 2014.

In case we can keep this location for a longer time, an extension will be possible.

Monthly rent: we offer two types of studios, one for 120 Euro, one for 160 Euro (Running costs, heating costs, use of the common space with wi-fi connection – please note that wifi is only available in the common space and not in the studio spaces). The new location comprises also eventual exhibition halls, where a show of the artists participating in our program could be organized.

Please take into consideration when applying for a studio space: According to the agreement with LIV GmbH, the owner of the location will have the right of a private preview and of purchasing one piece of art in consultation with the artist (that means that you decide which art work you want to offer) and studios das weisse haus with a 30% price reduction. However, the owner of the space will cover full amount of its production costs additionally. The owner is a young collector and in the process of building a collection.

The program started in spring 2013 with four Artists in Residence and eight local artists.
We’re currently moving the program to the new, more central location in Hofbauergasse 9, 1120 Vienna, and preparing the upcoming fall residence period. Besides the Artist in Residence program, we also offer shared and single studios for artists living in Austria.

Being part of studios das weisse haus means more than just renting a studio space:
You meet and work with other local and international artists and curators. Furthermore we organize a program for all participating artists and curators such as tours through art institutions and museums, curator talks, open studio days etc. Also we are happy to announce that studios das weisse haus is part of the Vienna Art Week in November 2013 and there will be a guided tour with a curator through all the studios.

For questions or more information please contact:
Klára Stolková

We are looking forward to your applications!