The Kunstverein Ost is announcing this year’s KVOST Stipendium, which is awarded in combination with the Claus Miachaletz Preis since 2022. The 10,000 Euros prize is established in memory of the publisher and founder of the Secco Pontanova Foundation, Claus Michaletz. The full amount of the prize money is freely available to the scholarship holder. Together with the KVOST scholarship, which includes an artist in residency in Berlin with a subsequent solo exhibition at KVOST, the awarding of the Claus Michaletz Preis enables further, sustainable support for the artists.

The scholarship is aimed at artists whose biographical roots lie in Central and Eastern Europe / the former Eastern bloc.

The application documents are now available: KVOST STIPENDIUMApplication deadline is April 3rd, 2023.