Encura II – curatorial/research residencies at Hangar Barcelona, deadline: July 15, 2016

Hangar - Barcelona

Hangar in association with Curators’ Network is offering two curatorial research residencies in Barcelona that will carried out from November 14th to December 18th (2016) and from January 18th to February 19th (2017).

The call is free to submit and is open for all cultural agents who as part of their practice habitually work with artists, from a free-lance or institutional perspective (curators, researchers, art writers, …) who currently do not live and work in Catalonia. The residence includes: travel reimbursement, an honorary fee, accommodation, work space, a production budget, technical assistance, and digital publicity.

Deadline for the submission of applications is July 15th, 2016, 23:59h, Spanish time, CEST time zone.

The successful candidates will have the opportunity to work with the artists in residence at Hangar and to research the wider artistic context of Barcelona and Catalonia as well as to establish networks and dialogues with other local and international cultural agents.

The selected candidates are expected to work during their residency with the project that they have submitted to this call and that should include at least four of the current artist residents of Hangar. Moreover, they will be asked to present the results of their residency in an online – as well as in an offline context.

Terms of the residency additional information and applications here:

www.hablarenarte.com/convocatorias/convocatoria/encura2/

About Hangar

https://hangar.org/en

Hangar is a centre for art research and production located in Barcelona, Spain. Hangar’s mission is to support visual artists and other cultural agents during the different moments of their art production processes as well as to contribute to the best development of their projects. Hangar facilitates equipment, facilities, production assistance and a suitable context for free experimentation and knowledge transfer. Hangar is located in the Poblenou neighborhood in Barcelona and in a mid 19th Century that was originally designed for the textile industry. At present, and after the centre was extended to the adjacent warehouses, the buildings used by Hangar cover a total surface of 2,600 m2.

About Curators’ Network

http://www.curators-network.eu

Curators’ Network is a platform which works since 2010 for the interconnection and the exchange of the local knowledge and for the mutual benefit of all implicated art professionals and their institutions. The general aim of Curators’ Network is to foster the international promotion and interconnection of art professionals who live and work in environments that can be considered peripheral to the main centers of contemporary art. It seeks making visible these professionals on an international scale as well as transferring local knowledge to an international community and vice versa. The activities of Curators’ Network are real-life events that are always combined with tools of digital promotion.

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Hangar – Emilia Coranty, 16, Barcelona – Spain
www.hablarenarte.com

Contact: Georg Zolchow
georg@hablarenarte.com

About SACI

SACI is a US non-profit College of Art and Design in Florence, Italy, for undergraduate and graduate students seeking accredited instruction in studio art, design, conservation, art history, and Italian language and culture. Founded in 1975, SACI offers the following programs: Academic Semester/Year Abroad, Late Spring & Summer Studies, Venice Summer Program, Post-Bac in Conservation, Post-Bac in Studio Art; MFA in Studio Art, MFA in Photography, MFA in Communication Design, Low-Residency MFA in Studio Art, MA in Art History.

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