Designers in Residence Kortrijk 2021

  • Residency
  • Belgium
  • Fully Funding Type
  • Deadline in 1 month
  July 06, 2021

About Opportunity

Designregio Kortrijk seeks three highly motivated, recently graduated designer-makers or creative artists to participate in a regional residency program in Kortrijk, Belgium. The theme for this year is The Future of Urban Nature.

About Organizer

The organization serves as a hub for creativity and innovation in the Kortrijk region. They  organize projects, inspire with good practices and connect companies, designers and government. 
Designers in Residence Kortrijk is a project of Designregio Kortrijk, a regional member of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network (UCCN) that promotes design thinking through design education, the creative making industry, international events, and inspiring public space.



Who can participate: The designers' profiles must meet the following criteria:

  • recently graduated (minimum level: master )
  • team player
  • manual skills 
  • an international outlook

Location:Kortrijk, Belgium.

Application details: required documents

  • Personal website
  • Portfolio
  • Diploma
  • Motivation letter

Timelines/Deadlines: 3 September 2021, 9:00 CET

Founding Types:

Designregio Kortrijk offers the following services to selected Designers in Residence Kortrijk:

  • accommodation
  • monthly fee (400€/month)
  • usage of Budalab Open Makerspace
  • experts in several domains and support of Designregio Kortrijk
  • one-time travel expenses


Event Location
03 September, 2021
Funding Type
Open to