Deadline: 25/04/2017

Last call for artists and researchers May 2017

Open call for artists and researchers. May 2017.

Jiwar Creation and Society is a residency based in Barcelona, in the heart of the Gracia district. Its basic philosophy concentrates on the right to intercultural mobility and its various aspects. Jiwar, meaning neighbourhood in Arabic, promotes the idea of interculturalism through a set of artistic events that enhance the creative dialogue of artists in residence, local artists and the local community. Jiwar is currently open for applications for residencies taking place these dates:

  • May  1 - 24

Who can apply?
Applications are open to all artists  and professionals (social scientists and researches are welcome) who create and reflect on urban space, and whose work uses the city as a material of inspiration or investigation.

How to apply?
Send your applications to jiwar@jiwarbarcelona.com in English, Spanish, French or Arabic.

Application must include :

  • Preferred dates of residence
  • a short CV
  • a sample of recent work representative of the style and philosophy of the candidate work
  • a short description of the project that the candidate intends to develop while in residence
  • spoken languages

Facilities and support included
Four studios in a 19th century house and a set of inspirational common spaces, including a gallery and a 700m2 garden are at the residents’ disposal.

Jiwar gives support to the artists with their research and passes on requested contacts depending on the interest of the artist.

For all artists our staff are available for any suggestions or information needed about the local neighbourhood and the city's socio-cultural network.

Costs
Jiwar has very limited funding means.

However having said this, we help the candidates with all they may need for their grant bids in their own countries. You will find some online tools and a list of organizations where you can apply for funding on our website.

Prices range from 28€ to 60€ per day, depending on the studio and the duration of residency. That means for 30 days between 850€ - 1.150€ or 1.250€ These fees do not NOT include meals.

Do not hesitate to write to us for any further details.

Last call for artists and researchers May 2017

Last call for artists and researchers May 2017

Location
Spain

Application deadline
25/04/2017

Residency starts
01/05/2017

Residency ends
24/05/2017

More information
http://jiwarbarcelona.com/how-to-apply/