Kaldor Asad Raza 190426 115 hires

Open Call for Asad Raza project

For the upcoming Ruhrtriennale (August 14 to September 25, 2021), US artist Asad Raza and Urbane Künste Ruhr are developing the installation Absorption, which can be seen and experienced in a former store in downtown Essen. For the project we are looking for people who are interested in becoming part of a group of Cultivators who will work closely with the artist with appropriate compensation.

The Cultivators will work in close collaboration with the artist, of course in compliance with all applicable safety regulations including Corona regulations. We are looking for people from a wide range of backgrounds who live in the Ruhr area, who are communicative, attentive and enthusiastic, and who would like to be part of the project, which will take place in August and September 2021.

The job description can be accessed here.

Rückblick 2021



Neue Künstler*innen für Residenzprogramm


Urbane Künste Ruhr und das Haus der Geschichte des Ruhrgebiets begrüßen neue Künstler*innen im Rahmen des Residenzprogramms Zu Gast bei Urbane Künste Ruhr.

High quality soil from art project to give away


Soil from the Absorption project by Asad Raza will be given away free of charge from 27.9. to 09.10.2021.