Language 
Spanish, Catalan, English, French
Founded 
2007
Duration 
From 1 week to 3 months
Paid by host 

Homesession Residency has developped a grant programme that is dedicated to international artists, offering them the opportunity of a month's stay in Barcelona with accommodation costs covered plus some extra production costs. This grant is attributed through the same selection process as the residency.

The residency is organised around the execution of a site-specific production. The result is shown to the public during an event at the end of the artist's stay. Thanks to institutional support, up to four grants are offered every year, with the decision of the open call being made public in January and June.

Paid by artist 
  • Travel costs, living and material costs
  • Accommodation + workplace: residency fee of 550€/month or free for 1 month for granted projects. Please find the detail of the costs in the residency guidelines.
Application guidelines 

Homesession has a particular interest in artworks that investigate the space (site-specific installation), public space, time and body (performance…), identity etc.

Before sending your application, please check the conditions and fees. Send to [email protected] your complete application form as well as a portfolio (pdf < 6 Mo) and a resume (pdf). Follow the process indicated in the form.

Deadline

Deadline 
They check applications in January and July and select projects to plan residenc
working
24 hour acces
between 25 and 60 m2
live/work space
setting
urban
origin of residents
international
national
living
apartment
kitchen
shared
identity
Gallery
financial structure
own contribution by residents
sponsorship
feedback
curators
facilities
basic tools and equipment
exhibition space
project space
How long
1 to 3 months

homesession

homesession

Description 

Situated in the center of Barcelona, homesession has initiated a residency programme dedicated to visual artists. Run by a curator and an architect from France, homesession hosts each year up to 10 artists from all over the world. The idea of this residency is based on a real integration to local life: the programme provide a flat and a studio and sessions with homesession’s curators for individually-tailored residency development.

Homesession is an independant organisation that offer up to 4 grants a year, that cover accommodation and studio. The artists who are selected are interested in experimenting new ways of producing and discovering the city.

Outcome 

If you wish to organise an exhibition, you can additionnally rent the galleryspace, depending on availability (maximum 2 weeks).

Accommodation Information 

The accommodation is an 18m2 flat situated in a 50m2 studio. It offers private sleeping room, private bathroom and working space.

Studio Information 

In 2012 Homesession adds a new space for its programme, consisting of a flat for residents, an exhibition area and shared offices. It's also located in the Poble Sec quarter.

Technical Information 

 Equipment: projector, monitor, dvd player, tripod, studio lights.

A gallery space is optionally available for open-studio, exhibition, presentation...

Location 

Homesession is located in the very central neighbourhood of Poble Sec in Barcelona, just between the old city and the Montjuic Mountain.

Address: 
C/ Creu dels Molers, 15 local,
Poble Sec
08004 Barcelona
Spain
Telephone 
0034/933 295 583

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