Since its creation in 2013, 29 artists or artistic duos from 17 EU Member States and Turkey have participated in the Artists Development Programme.

44 bodies of work have been produced and 33 have been acquired by the EIB to further enrich its collection thus impacting the artistic career of many.

Meet below our 2022 artists in residence!


    • Liviu Bulea

      Liviu Bulea (Romania, 32) lives and works between Turda and Berlin. For his BA and MA at the University of Arts and Design Cluj Napoca (Romania), he conducted artistic research on the diseased body, focusing on memories of spaces and objects from hospital oncology wards.

    • Pauline-Rose Dumas

      Pauline-Rose Dumas is a French textile artist who currently works at Le6B Saint-Denis “Lieux de creation et de diffusion” (Paris).  After graduating with a BA in Textile Design from UAL London, Chelsea College of Arts in 2019, she completed a 6-month residency at the Berlin Art Institute (BAI).

    • Laure Winants

      Laure Winants (Belgium, 30) is a research-based artist. Through interdisciplinary and experimental projects, she develops her work as a political place in which to explore the elements.

    • Elsa Mencagli

      Elsa Mencagli (Italy, 31) is a multimedia artist who works in sculptural installation, video and performance.

    • Agnieszka Mastalerz

      Agnieszka Mastalerz is a Polish artist who graduated from the Studio of Spatial Activities of Mirosław Bałka at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw in 2018. She was also a guest student of Candice Breitz and Eli Cortiñas at Hochschule für Bildende Künste in Brunswick (DAAD scholarship, 2019) and Adam Broomberg and Oliver Chanarin in Hamburg (HFBK, 2017).

    • Andrej Polukord

      Andrej Polukord is a Lithuanian artist based in Vilnius and Vienna. In 2015, he graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna. The following year, he was awarded the Kunsthalle Wien Prize.

    • Jost Franko

      Jošt Franko is a Slovenian visual artist and photographer who has obtained a Masters’ degree from Goldsmiths, University of London. His practice is primarily based in photography, video, installations, collage and text.

    • Alexandra Hunts

      Alexandra Hunts is a Ukrainian-born Dutch artist who lives and works in Amsterdam. She holds a BFA from the Royal Academy of Art, The Hague (2012), and an MFA from Malmö Art Academy (2018).