Echo Chamber’s artist-in-residence program provides opportunities for emerging and mid-career artists and researchers in the field of contemporary comics to cultivate their artistic creativity and vision. Located in the center of Athens, Echo Chamber’s Residency Program allows participants to come into contact with the local contemporary art and book publishing scene and devote themselves to their creative endeavors in a calm environment while interacting with the local community. It offers a stipend of 500€ and free access to a 150 m² atelier located in the center of Athens. The residency program particularly emphasizes research-based practices and welcomes ideas for projects that engage speculative perspectives and bold initiatives in contemporary comics. The call is open for applications all year round. All application materials must be submitted online though email and must include a statement of intent, a project proposal and a CV.