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1 to 3 months. Open from from March to December.
Paid by artist 

The weekly residency fee ranges between 250 - 350 Euros according the length of the residency and type of accommodationArte Studio Ginestrelle can assist artists seeking grants or other forms of funding in their home country/institution, by providing an invitation letter when a candidature is accepted.

Application guidelines 

The selection process is focused on artist's CV and their projects-proposals to develop during the residencies. The selection committee communicates to the applicant the result of the selection with the official acceptance letter. For the application-forms and any further details about the residencies programmes, please contact the organizers at [email protected].


Arte Studio Ginestrelle

Arte Studio Ginestrelle


"Arte Studio Ginestrelle” new program in Assisi town, near the Cathedral of San Rufino. It provides two double bedrooms and studio (which might be also reserved as single rooms). The location would be ideal for couples of artists/writers, as well as for two colleagues.
The “Writing residency” program for individual writer/artist who desires to stay in the heart of Assisi, in a privileged position next to the church of "Santa Maria delle Rose" and close to the Cathedral of Assisi "San Rufino". The Roman Empire built a Temple (I century B.C.) on this site.

Literary, visual, and performing artists worldwide are welcome to apply for monthly residencies. The center supports an exchange of ideas through opportunities to participate in workshops and exhibitions. The landscape offers inspiration to all and subject matter to others. Special cultural programs are available during each month (visits to the top of the sacred Mount Subasio, the Hermitage, Domus Romane, Roman Forum, studies about Giotto's paintings and other Masters at the Basilica of St. Francis).
The writer/artist who will be selected for both of the residencies is invited in taking part in the International Contemporary Art Exhibitions 2018, at the end of the year.


The International Contemporary Exhibition of all the works created during the residencies will be shown at the Art Gallery in Assisi.

Accommodation Information 

Single/double bedrooms are available according the needs, rich breakfast with organic foods from the farm house.

Studio Information 

Work can either be done in the studio, within the residency, or outside in one of the two refurbished barns which have been adapted as workspaces.


The residency lies in the hills of the Regional Park of Mount Subasio, near the historic town of Assisi (UNESCO World Heritage site), famous for its fresco by Giotto and Cimabue.

Via San Rufino 29
Via Santa Maria delle Rose 6
06081 Assisi PG
+ 39 3388134078

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