Deadline: 18/07/2018

creative and writing retreats in Assisi, UNESCO World Heritage Site

open calls for colleagues, couples and individuals.

We are selecting applications for the last dates available in:
July, August, September, October, November and December 2018

Cultural programme every week

visits to the authentic places of Assisi and the environmental and artistic heritage of the town and its sacred mountain

Description of new residency programs
“Arte Studio Ginestrelle” new program in Assisi town, near the Cathedral of San Rufino. 

It provides two charming double bedrooms and studio (which might be also reserved as single rooms). The location would be ideal for couples of artists/writers, as well as for two colleagues.

“Writing residency” program for individual writer/artist who desires to stay in the heart of Assisi, in a privileged position next to the Church of "Santa Maria delle Rose" and close to the Cathedral of Assisi "San Rufino". The Roman Empire built a Temple (I century B.C.) in this site. 

Duration of residencies
It is possible to apply for weekly and monthly residencies.

Disciplines, work equipment and assistance

- Design
- Architecture
- Literary Arts
- Photography
- Video projects
- Film making
- Curating/Galleries
- Academics
- Fine Arts (focused on watercolours and drawings, painting en plein air)

Artists may request private or sharing accommodation

Fees and support
The weekly residency fee ranges between 250 - 350 Euros according the length of the residency and type of accommodation (for individuals or couples).

For the selected writers and artists: we usually write an invitation letter to send to the Arts Council/University, in the country where their work and live, to support their applications.

Expectations towards the artist
The writer/artist who will be selected for both of our programs is invited in taking part in:
the International Contemporary Art Exhibition 2018, at the end of the year.

Application information
The selection process is focused on artist's CV and their projects-proposals to develop during residencies. The selection committee communicates to the applicant the result of the selection with the official acceptance letter.

For the application-forms and any further details about our residencies programmes, please, contact us at  

creative and writing retreats in Assisi, UNESCO World Heritage Site

creative and writing retreats in Assisi, UNESCO World Heritage Site


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