East European Performing Arts Platform (EEPAP) supports the
development of contemporary performing arts (dance and theatre)
in 18 countries of Central and Eastern Europe.

Open Call: Writing Residency at the Wojnowice Castle, Poland


Application deadline: 6 March 2016


Photo by ©Wiesław Jurewicz


The Jan Nowak-Jezioranski College of Eastern Europe and Artist-in-Residence Programme A-i-R Wro are pleased to announce the call for applications for the first edition of Writing Residency in Wojnowice

If you are a writer or poet and want to spend 4-8 weeks in Wojnowice, a picturesque village just 22 kilometers outside Wroclaw – European Capital of Culture 2016, we kindly invite you to send us your application!

Translators and literary critics are also very welcome to apply.

Participation in the program is open to applicants from 24 countries: Albania, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech RepublicEstonia, Georgia, Lithuania, LatviaMacedoniaMoldova, Germany, Poland, Russia, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Ukraine, Hungary.

Writing Residency Programme is intended to support and promote artists representing a variety of literary genres, forms as well combining differnt styles. Applicants are also invited to cooperate with Lower Silesian artists and local community to exchange experiences and strengthen international cultural ties.

Wojnowice Castle is located just 22 kilometers outside Wrocław, close to the railway line Wroclaw-Legnica. The castle offers an extensive library andwork spacea music room with a Bechstein piano, a restaurant and a cafe, guest rooms (all with private bathrooms and the Internet) and a large park.

During the residency in Wojnowice there will be a chance to visit other urban centers and rural areas of Lower Silesiaincluding Wroclaw.



The first call to the Programme runs to 6 March 2016.

The second call will begin in June 2016 year*.

Before submitting the application please read carefully RULES OF THE RESIDENCE PROGRAMME and AGREEMENT TEMPLATE.

Applications for participation in the program may only be sent via the on-line application form: OPEN

 Artistic Residency Program A-i-Wro is conducted within the framework of the European Capital of Culture Wrocław 2016.
The program is co-financed by the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage.