Is located in El Bruc, at the foot of Montserrat and only 45 km from Barcelona. This center was founded in 1989 by a group of 11 Norwegian artists*. It has several spaces/workshops and a beautiful natural environment. With a pleasant path from the house, we soon get to the bottom of one of the most spectacular areas around the massif of Montserrat, “Les Agülles “ –
Community of artists from all over the world – integrating a Catalan village of 2000 inhabitants, and indeed their daily lives –
THE FARMHOUSE: an old manor of 1187m², on the ground floor where we find the hall, a kitchen, dining area, bathrooms an old cellar of 240m², which has been conditioned as a workspace. On the first floor are 10 rooms for single use and double, three studies 36, 24 and 25 sqm. Outside, an area of 9200 m².
* Thorleif Gjedebo | Helle Kaarem | Vilde Von Krogh | Yngvild Nergaard | Terje Nicolaysen | Carlos Cortes Leon | Live Rasmussen | Siv Johansen | Tone Fjereide | Vibeke Marnburg | Johanna Getz
Old cellar: + printmaking studio + welding + sound recording equipment
Rehearsal space for dance / performance / theater
3 multifunctional shared studies
Several spaces outside (2 terraces + courtyard with arches in U + concert stage)
THROUGH EACH OPEN CALL, Can Serrat offers 1 full grant and 27 partial grants, artists selected are invited for a 3 week to 3 month residency at Can Serrat, including accommodation, workshop spaces, food [the grant does not include travel costs ] + presentation to the public of the work in progress –
Can Serrat, is a rustic house close to an old and mysterious mountain – there is no obligation to write a proposal directly related to Montserrat [but ] jury appreciates proposals who take in consideration the place and environment – as well as it is excepted from the applicant a position taken in the contemporary art creation
Results are usually out one months after the call is closed.
there are no age restrictions or nationality.
SEND APPLICATION IN ENGLISH ( international jury )[ IF ]selected: It will be proposed to you several months to come regarding the support you received.
Can Serrat will remain open during all year.