Deadline: 01/07/2019

The Order of the Elefant - Artist Residencies summer 2019 - Catalonia

Summer residencies 2019 in unique Catalonian art and eco center - open for applications now

THE ORDER OF THE ELEFANT
artist residency 2019
Artist-run Eco-Estate
Catalonia

GENERAL
1-2 months self-curated residencies at unique art-center and eco-estate in Catalonia for individuals, partners or groups.

Begins every month the 1st to the second-last day of the month.

+ week(+) long residencies for groups (sporadic scheduling).

2019: 1/6 – 30/9.

Application: ongoing (see application process further down). 

DISCIPLINES

  • Music / sound
  • Performance
  • Media production
  • Video
  • Writing
  • Illustration
  • Nature installations
  • Nature research
  • Food
  • Painting

INCLUDES

  • Access to all shared facilities
  • Shared groceries (vegetarian, local, private garden)
  • Linen / towel
  • Pick up / drop off from/to Figueres
  • Private bathroom and kitchenette (except in library)
  • Documentation of work / process
  • Name published on our website
  • Facilitators on-site most of the time to help you out and give feedback.

SHARED FACILITIES

  • 250 sqm work space
  • 100 sqm dining hall / lounge w. wood-burning stove
  • Fully stocked Kitchen
  • 16 hectars private land / olive grove
  • Vegetable / herb garden
  • 2 bikes
  • Equipment

EQUIPMENT

  • 4 microphones
  • General cables
  • 4 mic stands
  • 1 Piano
  • Drums (bongos, toms, cymbals, snare)
  • 1 electric keyboard
  • 1 electric organ
  • 1 sound-card (2 track)
  • tape player (double deck)
  • extension chords
  • P.A. system
  • 2 acoustic guitars
  • 2 electric guitars
  • 1 small guitar amp
  • 1 projector (old)

NOT INCLUDED

  • Travel expenses
  • Private laundry
  • Materials

FEES AND ACCOMMODATION
see our website for pictures of accommodations and facilities

mudhouse
Private one-room clay house in the middle of the olive grove w. shower + dry toilet + kitchenette. No internet (can be accessed form the dining hall).

1 double bed

Per month:

1 prs /2 ppl: 1000€ / 1300€

Small studio apartment:
Private room w. shower + toilet + kitchenette

2 single beds

Per month:

1 prs / 2 ppl: 900€ / 1200€

Middle studio apartment
Private room w. shower + toilet + kitchenette

2 single beds

Per month:

1 prs / 2 ppl: 1000€ / 1300€

Big studio apartment:
Private room w. shower + toilet + kitchenette

1 double bed

Per month:

1 prs / 2 ppl: 1200€ / 1500€

Library - 1 week(+) residency:
100 sqm. 2 toilets + 3 showers + lavabo + work table + books

5 single beds

5 people, 1 week (7 nights): 875€

per extra day: 125€

 

4 people, 1 week (7 nights): 700€

per extra day: 110€

 

3 people, 1 week (7 nights): 525€

per extra day: 75€

APPLICATION
Deadline of application: 1 month before desired start of residency.

Answer to application: max. 1 week

Acceptance of invitation: max. 1 week

Email: theorderoftheelefant@gmail.com

Application should contain the following:

1. You / your groups project / praxis at the moment – what you may be focusing on during your stay.

2. Any specific needs / requirements to do your thing.

3. short description of you / your group + your general praxis

4. Which accommodation you want (you can “check of” several if you are flexible)

5. which and how many months your prefer* (you can “check of” several if you are flexible) - min. 1 month, max. 2 months.

6. If you are applying for more than 1 person, please specify if it is a partner or fellow artist. If it's a fellow artist and you are not applying as an art group / band please add the other artist's application with the first 3 specifications.

*Library: Which days and how many days in total (min. 1 week/7 nights)

Note: There is no expected outcome / product expected from the end of stay. The residency can be totally process oriented.

Note: payment: 25% with acceptance of invitation, 75% latest the day of the beginning of your residency. (special arrangement can be made for 2 months residencies)

The Order of the Elefant - Artist Residencies summer 2019 - Catalonia

The Order of the Elefant - Artist Residencies summer 2019 - Catalonia

Location
Spain

Application deadline
01/07/2019

Residency starts
01/08/2019

Residency ends
29/09/2019

More information
http://theorderoftheelefant.wordpress.com/artist-in-residence/