Residency Open Call for Visual Artists (April 1st-May 1st)

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Can Serrat International Art Residency opens the Residency Call for a Visual Artist. This Open Call is meant to support artistic production and to offer a working and living space for visual artists.

We will invite 1 visual artist for a full grant in addition to inviting a limit number of visual artists for a partial aid support stipend.

See below for more information about the residency, eligibility, and application process:


What do we offer?

With this Open Call, Can Serrat will select 1 visual artist to have a Full Grant:

  • Two months of residency in Can Serrat.
  • A private room during the residency.
  • Private working space during the residency.
  • Access to shared spaces (kitchen, toilets, bathrooms, etc.).
  • Food supply.
  • Use of the technical equipment.
  • Possibility to workshop or discuss the project with the residency staff.     
  • Promotion of project and work through social media.
  • Human and technical resources regarding the project.
  • Access to all the activities organized by Can Serrat (visit to art spaces, presentation of local projects, etc).
  • 200€ production support.

[The grants do not include travel expenses.]


In addition to the special fully granted programming Can Serrat offers: 70% grant to 4 visual artists, 50% grant to 15 visual artists and 30% grants to 30 visual artists. For more information about this grants please check


What Can Serrat expects from the selected artist?

  • A regular and serious work during the residency.
  • Participation to project presentations during the residency.
  • To write the name of Can Serrat in all communications related to the project realized here.
  • A digital document summarizing the project done in during the residency.


Required documentation:

  • One .PDF file named: “fullname_canserrat_Acall_April2017”
  • This file must contain:
    • Artist statement
    • Recent work (webpage)
    • CV/ Biography
  • The language of application must be in English (International jury). Other languages won’t be accepted.
  • The application must be sent using the Application Form at the end of this page.


Application period: April 1st to May 1st 2017.

There is no age restrictions or nationality.

The artists selected for the full grant, 70% and 50% might chose a time frame between October 2017 to May 2018 (Can Serrat is closed in December & January). The artists selected for a 30% support might chose a time frame between June to September 2017 or 2018.


Announcements: Results will be announced at the beginning of June 2017.


The jury will be formed by:

Sophie Blais (Director) and Daniel Moreno (Art Coordinator) _ Can Serrat

+  Quim Packard _ artist &  curator independant, co-director of the project Fireplace (Barcelona) _




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