Applications now closed

What do selected participants get
-Access to The Vortex, a four-part expert-led virtual masterclass series on the topics of Speculative Design, Design Thinking and the Future of Communities Online
-Travel, accomodation and meals to/from The Lab in Malmö, Sweden
-Material and equipment during The Lab in Malmö, Sweden
-Participation in The Showcase, a final group exhibition that will be held in five cities accross Europe

-Applicants need to be between the ages of 18-30 at the time of applying
-Applicants need to be based in either France, Greece, Serbia, Sweden or Turkey
-As the program will be held in English, participants should be comfortable sharing ideas, learning and collaborating in English
-Applicants will be expected to participate in all of the activities including:
  1.    The Vortex: virtual masterclasses on May 29, June 5, June 12, June 19, 2021
  2. The Lab: weeklong artist residency in Malmö, Sweden in between August 15 - August 21, 2021
  3. The Showcase: local exhibitions produced by the participants on September 17, 2021 in Athens, Belgrade, Istanbul, Malmö, Paris

What’s in the Application Form?
-The application form is brief and designed to give us an idea about who you are and how you think
-A portfolio or showcasing of your work should be uploaded in the application form
-Optionally, you may also choose to record a short presentation video (no longer than 2 minutes) introducing yourself, what you work with and your motivation for this project

-Further questions? Send an email to
-Watch the FAQ/Information Session we hosted on April 14 here