Negotiable rent depending on the length of stay and facilities required. Work in part-exchange for rent possible.
The resident will need to cover materials, travel, rent.
The rent for longer stays of between 2 and 6 months: Room or apartment and studio space per month: £500-£600 depending on the room (£16 - £19 per night plus contribution to utilities - especially heating in the winter)
Shorter stays include cleaning and utilities when rooms are available. Priority is given to longer stays:
The Verrocchio Arts Center, in the hill top village of Casole d'Elsa, Tuscany, Italy, offers an artists' community with studios and accommodation at reasonable rent. Ideally, the minimum stay is around 3 weeks. Stays can be a month, two months, long term.
No fixed outcome set but exhibitions can be organised and private views once a body of work has been created.
They have 6 en suite rooms, two shared kitchens, an extensive art library and sitting room, a beautiful terrace suitable for eating outside, painting, relaxing.
They have three large painting studios, an indoor and sculpture studio and a sculpture terrace.
Casole d'Elsa is a charming medieval hilltop town situated in wonderful countryside around Siena. It is situated 70km from Florence and 35km from the town of Siena.