Artistic Research

The Journal for Artistic Research (JAR)
an inter-national, online, Open Access and peer-reviewed journal for the identification, publication and dissemination of artistic research and its methodologies, from all arts disciplines.

The Global Contemporary
a blog with artists, curators and visitors interviews on the research project Global Art and the museum at ZKM, Karlsruhe.

Vetenskapsrådet - Konstnärlig forskning (The Committee for Artistic Research in Sweden)
Artistic research is based on the artistic process and the practice. Committee for Artistic Research supports research and initiates matters relating to the area.


Independent culture

Planting Rice
an alternative platform aimed at fostering the rise of cross-pollination among artistic communities. This website generates a resource of writings on current discussions and collaborations that are developing beyond available publications or mainstream spaces.

Trans Europe Halles
a European network of independent cultural centres that advocates and promotes independent culture, makes accessible its knowledge and encourages new centres and initiatives.



Res Artis
an international Non-Governmental (NGO) and Non-profit organisation (NPO), registered as a foundation in the Netherlands, focussing on residency opportunities.

Touring Artists
an information portal for internationally mobile artists, provides comprehensive information on visas/residence, transport/customs, taxes, social security, other insurances, and copyright.

the biggest source of information on artist-in-residence opportunities worldwide, with around 1400 residency opportunities, including first-hand artists' residency experiences, research, contacts, and advice.

Universes in Universe
Visual arts from Africa, Asia, the Americas in the international art context.

Pils Design