Joya: AiR - Winter sun residency 2018

Joya: AiR - Winter sun residency 2018

Joya: AiR is an interdisciplinary residency based at Cortijada Los Gázquez, an ‘off-grid’ eco-destination, in the heart of the Parque Natural Sierra María – Los Vélez, in the north of the province of Almería, Andalucía. Cortijada Los Gázquez is a creative hub with an inspirational environment of knowledgeable and informed thinking around all creative disciplines. Artists will have use of a studio space and 20 hectares of land. Accommodation (private room with attached bathroom) and meals are included, as is collection and return to the nearest public transport system. Working languages are English and Spanish.

The following disciplines can apply: Visual Art, Sculpture, Ceramics (enquire before applying), Dance, Theatre, Performing Arts, Music, Writing, Educational Programmes, New Media, Interdisciplinary, Curatorial and Film Making.

The length of the residency would be 1 to 2 weeks (longer periods are available). The Joya: AiR residency has a subsidised fee of €300 per week + tax (10%). This covers the cost of accommodation, wood for heating, water and all meals. It also includes collection from the nearest transport hub, Vélez Rubio. Please note, in the event of an artist not being able to take up a residency opportunity they have accepted (and paid their deposit) they retain the fee for the next opportunity when the artist can be in residence. Accompanying friends and family are welcome and are subject to the contribution of the same outgoing fees as the resident artist. The application is online, with deadline 18 November 2017.