Deadline: 10/02/2018

Residency Open Call for Writer _ JANUARY 2018

Can Serrat International Art Residency opens the Residency Call for Writers.

Can Serrat International Art Residency opens the Residency Call for Writers. This Open Call is meant to support literary production and to offer a working and living space for writers.
We will invite 1 writer for a full grant in addition to inviting 27 writers for a partial aid support stipend.
See below for more information about the residency, eligibility, and application process:
What do we offer?
With this Open Call, Can Serrat will offer a Full Grant to one Writer :

  • One month of residency in Can Serrat in March 2019.
  • A private room during the residency, with a desk.
  • Access to all shared studio spaces and equipment during the residency.
  • Daily food supply 
  • Possibility to workshop or discuss the project with the residency staff.     
  • Promotion of work process through webpage and social media. 
  • Human and technical resources regarding the project.
  • Access to all the activities organized by Can Serrat (visit to art spaces, presentation of local projects, etc).
  • Participation to the literature club organized every month.

What the residency expect from the selected writer?

  • A regular and serious work during the residency.
  • To write the name of Can Serrat in all communications related to the project realized here.
  • A digital document summarizing the project done in during the residency.

[The grants do not include travel expenses.]
In addition to the special fully granted programmed in March 2019, Can Serrat offers: 70% grant to 2 writers, 50% grant to 5 writers and 30% grants to 20 writers. For more information about these grants please check

Required documentation:
One .pdf file titled: “surname-canserrat-Wcall-January2018”
The file must contain:

  • Recent work (prose, poetry, script, etc.) 3 pages (max.)
  • A link to a sound file with a recording of your voice reading part of your recent work (can be recorded in whatever language)
  • Statement
  • CV

*The application has to be sent using the application form (at the end of this page).
Application period:  January 10th until February 10th.
There are no age, gender or nationality restrictions.
Announcements: Results will be announced during March 2018.
The jury will be formed by:
Martin Jackson (Former full grant holder writer)
Sophie Blais (Director)
Daniel Moreno (Art Coordinator)
Sarah Goodchild Robb (Administration and colaborations with NY)

***Languages accepted for the application (including the writing sample) : English (during the residency of course there is no language restriction).
link to apply >>> (online form)

Residency Open Call for Writer _ JANUARY 2018

Residency Open Call for Writer _ JANUARY 2018


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