About Us

Out of a commitment to supporting young artists and new ideas, otte1 – named after its location at Otte Street no 1 – sponsors grants that create long-term relationships and unique projects, including artistic encounters, educational activities, culinary surprises, performances, dance, film and music performances.

Four studios are available rent-free for chosen scholars, and scholarship holders receive a financial support of currently 1,000.00 euros per month. Eligible are professional artists in the fields of visual arts, literature and music/composition.

Applications are accepted exclusively online in an announced period usually in summer for the next year. The selection is made by  professional, competent juries in the respective fields.

The association “otte1 – Schleswig-Holsteinisches Künstlerhaus e.V.” is member of the Network of Artists’ Residences in Northern Germany https://nkn-art.de/en/.