General information

Brief description of organisation


_Hannacc is a residence and creative centre in a typical Catalan rural house in the heart of the Penedès, a land of vineyards and olive groves, 45 minutes from Barcelona. We open our facilities to creators from around the world and work in all disciplines: Visual Arts, New Media, Sound & Music, Performing Arts, Design, Architecture, Literature, Research, Philosophy, Art theory, Curatorial projects, Anthropology or another creative projects. Has a large studio space and a garden to be able to do outdoor activities.

We want to program for each resident, a series of monthly activities according to their specific needs or preferences, providing assistance individually for each artists.

_Hannacc staff give all our information and experience to residents in order to give them new opportunities that may culminate in an exhibition, open studios, public performance and cultural exchange.

Organisation founded in


Brief description of residency program

_Hannacc starts his project of residencies for artists from around the world working in any artistic discipline or creative environments. More than just a residence _Hannacc offers a workspace, accommodation, promotion and connection with art centers or cultural professionals to create a platform of networks between professionals in arts and culture.

For each artist we offer a personalized service according to your specific needs: space to work quietly, share experiences with other professionals, events or exhibitions at the end of each period of residence or even an exhibition in one of our partner galleries and cultural spaces.

_Hannacc also want to advise the residents on issues such as where to find the material or work tools, how to move around the area, which are interesting places to see or plan visits, attend openings, museums, etc. It is an ideal environment for the creation and easy connection to the dynamic city of Barcelona.

Residency program since


Disciplines and media
  • Visual Art
  • New Media
  • Animation
  • Curatorial
  • Film Making
  • Architecture
  • Sculpture
  • Dance
  • Theatre
  • Performing Arts
  • Textile Art
  • Music
  • Literature
Type of organisation
  • Artist-Run
  • Independent Association/Foundation

Residency conditions

Duration of residencies
  • between 1 and 3 months
Number of artists resident at one time


Companions allowed
  • Children
  • Partners
  • Pets
Grants available

_Hannacc is an artist run initiative and does not have direct institutional support. We can help you find external funding to different foundations or your embassies in Spain. The artist then must pay travel costs and accommodation fees. We open a twice open call support per year.

Expenses paid by artist
  • Travel
  • Housing
  • Supplies
Expectations of the artist
  • Presentation
  • Leading Workshop or Class
  • Cleaning
  • Exhibition
  • Other

It is not mandatory, only recommended.

Expenses paid by the organisation
  • Housing
  • Supplies
  • Food
Application who/how

Application by Mail

Selection procedure

By Committee

Presentation of artists' work

Arranged on a case-by-case basis

Description of residency



  • Internet Connection
  • Metal Working Tools
  • Dance / Performance Practice Space
  • Sound Recording Studio
  • Plaster Room
  • Musical Instruments
  • Library
  • Office
  • Kitchen
  • Computer
  • Printmaking Facilities
  • Welding Tools
  • Woodworking Tools
Number of studios

between 5 and 10

Type and size of studios

Live-work space

  • Private Room
  • Private Apartment
  • Shared Room
  • Shared Apartment

Wheelchair accessible studios and accomodation.

Working language(s)
  • English
  • Spanish
Other activities happening at the space
  • Workshops
  • Presentation
  • Films
  • Exhibitions
  • Cafe/Restaurant

How to reach

By train

Train Aeroport de Barcelona > to Vilafranca del Penedès.
We pick you up from the station in Vilanova i la Geltrú or Vilafranca del Penedès.

By plane

Fly to Barcelona Airport and take a bus or train

Low cost flights to Barcelona: Vueling, Ryanair, EasyJet, Norwegian.
Bus Aeroport de Barcelona – Vilanova i la Geltrú (Station).
Train Aeroport de Barcelona – Vilafranca del Penedès.

By car

Barcelona to AP7 Vilafranca del Penedès > to Sant Jaume dels Domenys > to Cal Margarit.

Nearest airport

Barcelona and Reus

Contact information

Camí Cal Margarit, Masia Cal Borni
08032 Barcelona


Phone: +34660922766

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