Residency Open Call for Visual Artists (CLOSED)

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Can Serrat International Art Residency open the Residency Call for Visual Artists. 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 49 visual artists for a partial aid support stipend.


What do we offer?

With this Open Call, Can Serrat will select 1 visual artist for 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).
  • 100€ production support.

[The grants do not include travel expenses.]


In addition to the special fully granted programming in September/ November of 2018, Can Serrat offers: partial grant#1 to 4 visual artists, partial grant#2 to 15 visual artists and partial grant#3 to 30 visual artists. For more information about this grants please check


What does the residency expect 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: “surname_canserrat_Acall_Oct2017”
  • This file must contain:
    • Artist statement
    • Recent work (web page)
    • CV/ Biography
  • The language of application may be in Catalan, Spanish or English. Other languages won’t be accepted.
  • The application must be sent using the Application Form at the end of this page.


Application period: 10th of October till 10th of November 2017 (both included).


There are no age or nationality restrictions (the participants under 18 years old must do the residency program with a tutor).

The artist selected for the full grant might choose a time frame from September to November 2018 meanwhile the artists selected for a partial grant#1 or partial grant#2 are welcome between Enero/Mayo 2018 and October/December 2018; and the ones selected for a partial grant#3 support will be welcome between June and September 2018.


Announcements: Results will be announced during December 2017.

The jury will be formed by:

Sophie Blais (Director) and Daniel Moreno (Art Coordinator)

+  Marion Balac (Former full granted visual artist)



    Name and LASTNAME (Required field)

    Email (Required field)

    Phone (Required field)

    Web site

    Subject (Required field). Format: [lastname]-canserrat-Acall-[month]-[year]

    Total email size not to exceed 5Mb (Required field)

  • I have read and accepted these terms and conditions (Required field)

    If not selected for one of the 4 Grants, are you interested in an self-funded invitation ? (see conditions in our webpage) answer yes/no ? (Required field)