Deadline: 21/05/2019

Creative and Writing retreats, Assisi, Italy

Open call for June 1-16, 2019.

Opportunities for developing projects created by individuals, couples/partners and colleagues.

Next availability for accommodation: June 1st - 16th, 2019

It is also possible to apply for other dates in Summer and Fall-winter 2019-2020

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 colleagues working in joint projects.

“Writing residency” program for individual writer/artist and couples, who desire 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)
  • Performing Arts
  • Music

Artists may request private or sharing accommodation

Fees and support
The daily residency fee ranges between 35 - 50 Euros according the length of the residency and type of accommodation (for individuals, couples or colleagues).

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 annual International Contemporary Art Exhibition 2019. Further opportunities to apply for Art Fairs in Italy and abroad are also available.

Application information
The selection process is focused on artist's CV and their projects-proposals to develop during residencies.

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

Creative and Writing retreats, Assisi, Italy

Creative and Writing retreats, Assisi, Italy


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