As an independent cultural institution, the Günther Uecker Institute (GUI) supports international scholars in the field of contemporary art theory and related disciplines. Based in Schwerin, Germany, we support researchers and their innovative projects worldwide.

Günther Uecker Research Fellowship

The Günther Uecker Research Fellowship is offered once a year. Our institute seeks international scholars who deal with the work of Günther Uecker or central aspects of his oeuvre with innovative projects that offer new scholarly perspectives.

Call for Applications 2023 

We announce the 6th Günther Uecker Research Fellowship for the year 2023. Our institute will focus particularly on aspects of the performative immanent to the work and contextual aspects of Uecker’s oeuvre for the 2023 year of funding.

The application deadline was February 15, 2023.

Information concerning the call for 2024 fellowship applications will be posted here soon.