Wiels is an international laboratory for the creation and the diffusion of contemporary art. Focusing on visual arts, but granting a particular attention to the crossings and interactions with other disciplines, the centre wishes to present contemporary art in all its diversity and to offer a permanent dialogue with the developments and the most recent debates of the art world.
2022 Residencies Current Call
In partnership with Africalia, the current call for applications for the 2022 residencies is now open to artists from the following African countries only: Burkina Faso, Burundi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Rwanda, Senegal, South Africa, Uganda, Zimbabwe. Submission deadline is 1 September 2021.
Exhibition & performance: WIELS makes every effort to exhibit or perform the projects created by the residents during their stay.
Nine working studios are accessible 7 days a week, 24 hours a day. Studios are furnished and have Internet access.
Accommodation is not provided, but it is possible to sleep in some of the studios.
Located in an internationally renowned contemporary art centre in the European multicultural capital Brussels.