25.02.2022 to 17.04.2022
Lichter Art Award
22.04.2022 to 15.05.2022
Lichter Art Award

Now Available: Bouillon by Bouillon

published by DISTANZ Verlag

2x3: Nadine Kolodziey

at outer facade of Gutleutstraße


history of the building

Gutleutstraße 8-12

Declaration of the Many

For diversity and pluralism

10. Lichter Art Award

Opening: February 24 2022

basis Feature: directly from basis Studios and our Residency Network

How do cultural workers and institutions deal with the current situation? Here you will find insights into current projects, ideas and working conditions of artists from our studios! You can also learn more about the perspectives of our partner organisations around the globe.


5 studios available

application deadline: January 31, 2022


Congratulations to the eight no-travel-scholarship holders!

Villiam Miklos Andersen
Ulrike Markus 

Rahel Goetsch
Graham Hamilton
Giulietta Ockenfuß
Filippa Pettersson
Matt Welch
Alicja Wysocka

Congratulations to our HAP artists!


James Gregory Atkinson
Živa Drvarič
Shaun Motsi
Lukas Müller
Ivan Murzin
Dennis Siering
Joana Tischkau
Franziska Wildt

across hesse:
Romina Abate
Nicole Ahland
Christine Biehler
Max Brück
Eva Bullermann
Andreas Diefenbach
Anna Hoffmann
Anna Holzhauer
Holger Jenss
Tanja Jürgensen
Ericson Krüger
Katrin Leitner-Peter
Carolin Liebl / Nikolas Schmid-Pfähler
Benjamin Loch
Charlotte Rahn
Günter Stangelmayer
Markus Stein
Robert Sturmhoevel

Corona: current offers of help for cultural workers

here you find a compilation of the current aid packages

news: Residencies

AIR_Frankfurt / AIR_Offenbach

Congratulations to the new scholars:
Immanuel Birkert (Kuala Lumpur)
Sandra Havlicek (Bangalore)

at basis in Frankfurt:
Timo Andersson (Helsinki)

basis reading room

temporarily closed

basis FEATURE #17:
Interview with Talia Smith


"Part of" in Praunheim

the art and music series "part of" is supported by

studio news

Jetzt! Junge Malerei in Deutschland - Viola Bittl, Li-Wen Kuo, Vera Palme

Foam Talent New York -  Lilly Lulay

Zyklus - Levent Kunt, public art