Student Residency Orientation


Berlin Program

The 2018 Berlin Program can be found here.
Information about Uferstudios and its environs can be found here.
Closest Café: Pförtner Uferstraße 8, Berlin (directly across the street from Uferstudios).



Contact information for students can be found in the Student Directory


Contact Info  

Update your contact info by submitting the Contact Info Change Form.

Likewise, If you have not already, make sure you send us your transart blog address via the contact info form. 



1. (PU students) Official transcripts or diploma/s to the first meeting.  

2. Actual artwork for presentations and critiques if applicable. 

3. Tools for your creative practice: cameras, sketch pads, recorders, converters, chargers, etc. 

4. A thumbdrive with all your presentations loaded (+ one back up drive). Everyone presents from a Transart laptop for full group presentations. Keynote will be provided.


Readings and diary

The prescribed readings are required for admittance to courses. They must be complete for each course and posted as a reading diary to your Transart Process Blog 2 days prior to each course.


Attendance Requirements

All new students are expected to attend the full duration of the residency.
All students must attend all scheduled events marked EXP and all courses you have signed up for.

Workshop Evaluations

During the afternoon of the last day of your workshop your instructor will allow 10 mins for you to complete the online Summer Course Evaluation Form which is linked in the Berlin Program and available here.



On the day you are presenting you need to arrive 30 minutes before presentations begin in order to do a tech check and load your presentation from your thumb drive to the Transart computer.



Meeting times have been set aside most mornings. Use these times to meet with your advisors (in person or via Skype) and for other kinds of meetings you would like to hold. Please check program to see which studio has been allocated for meetings.


Summer Break

The institute will go on break from August 15 to September 15th.


Berlin information

A list of useful Berlin information including health care can be found here