Residency Open Call for Visual Artists

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Residency Open Call for Visual Artists

Can Serrat International Art Residency opens 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.

Can Serrat will select between 10 and 20 artists per each open call to be part of the residency program. In addition to this unfunded invitations, the jury will invite 6 artists for a full grant + 16 artists for a partial aid support stipend in total during 2019.

Check ‘conditions’ here.  

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


Residence time for the artists selected :

  • Invited without grant: January – June 2019
  • Partial grants: January – Junio 2019
  • full grant: February – March 2019.

What do we offer?

  • A private or shared room during the residency (depending on option chosen)
  • Shared 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).

[The grants do not include travel expenses.]


What 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_October2018”
  • This file must contain:
    • Artist statement
    • Recent work (webpage)
    • 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: 1st of October till 1st November 2018 (both included).

Announcements: Results will be announced during December 2018.


The jury will be formed by:

Sophie Blais (Director), Sarah Goodchild Robb (Art Coordinator and Administation), Anna Pahissa (Art Coordinator and Communication)

+ Helle Kaarem (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 unfunded invitation ? (see conditions in our webpage) answer yes/no ? (Required field)



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