Borderline Offensive – Artistic Residencies
Borderline Offensive hosted 5 transnational + transdisciplinary artistic residencies in 2018, across 5 European countries and hosting 19 artists from 9 countries, selected through an open call with more than 130 applicants from a total of 26 countries.
During the artistic residencies, participating artists explored together issues of intercultural conflict and dialogue, sociological contact zones, migration and integration, collective identity-building, and community cohesion in contemporary Europe – through the lens of humor and participatory art.
The programme of the artistic residencies included 1 participatory workshop for local migrants and natives and 1 artist talk or creative workshop for local audiences and artistic community, as well as time for group and individual work to create an original ‘Borderline Offensive’ artistic project.
4 original projects have been selected for production and touring across Europe and the Middle East in 2019/2020. You can know more about them and how to bring them to your venue/festival at Borderline Offensive’s Portfolio.
Below, details and stories from each artistic residency and the artists that took part.
These were the selected artists and the artistic residencies they were part of:
- Migramentory „Sokak“
“SOKAK – the project on Diversity and Curiosity” realized by Center for Cultural Decontamination Belgrade, is dedicated to the integration of migrant and local…06.11.2017.
- Statment of Kosovo 2.0: Shkëlzen Maliqi denied entry into Serbia
Statment of Kosovo 2.0: Shkëlzen Maliqi denied entry into Serbia
He was travelling to participate in a discussion on cultural cooperation. Today, philosopher and art critic Shkëlzen Maliqi was denied entry into Serbia at…19.06.2018.
- Kosovo War Exhibition Opens in Belgrade
Kosovo War Exhibition Opens in Belgrade
A nine-day exhibition dedicated to the facts established by the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia about the 1998-99 conflict in Kosovo has…27.03.2018.