Language 
English, Spanish, Dutch
Founded 
2014
Duration 
2 weeks - 6 months
Paid by artist 

The fees for the residency are based on a program fee (€1050) + a fee for upgraded rooms. All rooms are private rooms. In October and May they offer a 15% discount on the rooms and program, while from November - April they offer a 25% discount on the rooms and program.

Application guidelines 

To apply please send them the listed data by mail ([email protected]). By sending the an email you agree that they use the data you submit to review and to contact you to make a customized offer. You can also contact them by phone for any questions: +34622689032 for any questions.
Required information:

  • Full name
  • Country of origin
  • Phone number
  • Preferred time of stay (start date & end date)
  • Preferred room 
  • Link to your portfolio, your website and / or relevant social media

Mas Els Igols

Mas Els Igols

Penedés

Description 

Mas els Igols is an artist oasis created for independent artists that want to dedicate their time to produce art in a highly focused creative environment. The residency is situated in the vineyards of wine area 'Pènedes' some 60 km from Barcelona city centre. They collaborate with a gallery downtown Barcelona where you can get the opportunity to exhibit your work in one of the group shows. The residency offers:

  • big studio space (you share approximately 40 m2 with one other artist)
  • private room
  • welcome dinner if you arrive the first of the month
  • shared kitchen, living room and outdoor spaces
  • weekly art excursion or activity
  • weekly drive to the supermarket
  • group critique every two weeks
  • possibility to join group exhibitions in the house or in Barcelona city
Outcome 

Exhibition or open studio.

Accommodation Information 

The residents live and work in a 250 year old wine estate in rooms refurbished and decorated with items from the personal art & objects collection of the owners and share a kitchen and large outdoor spaces with max. 9 other artists. All the rooms meet Spanish hotel standards.
In total the estate has room for maximum 9 artists in 7 rooms. The rooms are decorated by hand made objects and art and furniture from the private collection of residency owners Iris & Arnout.

Studio Information 

They offer a total of 4 studios. Each studio is shared by a maximum of two artists/rooms. The studios have large windows, good light and plenty of space.

  • Studio West: 38 m², high ceilings, patio view, direct light
  • Studio North: 36 m² high ceilings, vineyard view, diverse light
  • Studio Panorama: 36 m² 2,5m ceiling, amazing valley views, diverse light
  • Studio Equator: 35 m², 2,5 m ceiling, patio & vineyard view, indirect light
Address: 
Cami La Verna
08373 Torreles de Foix Barcelona
Spain
Telephone 
+34 622689032

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