The studio spaces cost 100 € per month.
As new spaces become available, La Escocesa launches an open call for international artists.
1. Requested Data:
2. Dossier and CV:
Dossier, biography and trajectory.
A jury will choose the artists who will occupy the new spaces with a criteria of quality of their portfolio and trajectory.
La Escocesa is a self-managed artistic production centre that focuses on the visual arts with the public in mind. It aims to offer resident creators and collectives a series of different spaces at affordable prices (work spaces, a multipurpose hall, material for production, promotion and international exchange) to foster their professional development and assist them in their artistic career.
La Escocesa is run by L’Associació d’Idees.
In general terms, the main objectives of La Escocesa are: the allocation of spaces at affordable prices to artists who need it, and the self-management of the space. As specific objectives of the next period of management of La Escocesa, the Associació proposes to:
La Escocesa is an old factory in Poblenou, a revitalized district of Barcelona, where in recent years young people and creative proffesionals are moving in.
The Lower Level
The lower level comprises 8 spaces of 30 m2. The rental of these areas includes the use of a communal space for activities, and of a rear patio area for open air sculptural work. Likewise, a communal space has also been created in the interior where artists can use tools related to sculpture. One of the studio spaces of the lower level serves as a workshop for exchanges with other creation centres.
The Upper Level
On the upper level there are 12 areas of 40 m2. In addition, there is a communal kitchen and computer room for collective use.
Accommodation is not provided. La Escocesa is a work space for artists, but can host artists in need for a temporary studio space in Barcelona. For more information, please see here: http://www.laescocesa.org/en/paginas/open-calls
La Escocesa is located in an old factory in the vibrant district of Poblenou in Barcelona.