Join us on April 24-25, 2024 for our symposium ‘Waiting for the Ricochet -

Symposium on the Vitality of Artistic Residencies’

This event will include intriguing panels, networking opportunities, and workshops centered on the future of artistic residencies.


We will host the symposium in the beautiful surroundings of Maltfabrikken in Ebeltoft, where we will engage in discussions about the international impact of residencies.





Standard ticket 
450 dkk including four vegetarian meals 


Independent Artist ticket
300 dkk including four vegetarian meals 


If you wish to participate in the symposium, you can buy your ticket here: BUY TICKET 

In case you have any questions or dietary restrictions you can send an email to  


*The program may be subject to change.



11.00 - 12.00
Early Bird Tour of Maltfabrikken*

Have you never been to Maltfabrikken before? This is your opportunity to get a full tour of the old malt factory


12.00 - 12.30

Join us for a delightful vegetarian lunch before the opening speech


12.30 - 13.00
Opening Speech

And a warm welcome from Kristian Krog, the director of Maltfabrikken


13.00 - 13.45
Panel: Why host artistic residencies?

Art institutions explain why they initiated their residency programs
Panelists: TBA


14.00 - 14.45
Panel: What is true value of residency programs for visual artists?

Artists reveal why they pursue residency opportunities
Panelists: TBA


14.45 - 15.15
Coffee break

With cake on the side.


15.15 - 16.15

Small group discussions exploring different aspects of residencies


16.30 - 18.00

Get to know the other participants through a choice of activities



Jakob Vinkler, a local food artist, will prepare a spectacular vegetarian feast



09.00 - 10.00

We start the day together with a wholesome breakfast


10.00 - 11.00
Interview/Panel Debate



11.00 - 12.00

Explore the beautiful surroundings of Maltfabrikken, while the conversation continues


12.00 - 13.00

We enjoy a lovely lunch


13.00 - 14.00
Keynote adress

Looking at the vitality of artistic residencis in a bigger perspective
Speaker: TBA


14.15 - 14.45
Closing remarks

What ideas will we be carried with us after the symposium?