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Jiwar Creation and Society is a residence that host and support all professionals whose work is based or inspired by urban space. Located in a heritage house with a 700 sqm backyard garden in the heart of Gracia district, Jiwar Residence is unique for its space and environment, it is a place where to create...
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Serge Legrand-Vall, looking for the 1936 Barcelona

Serge Legrand-Vall, looking for the 1936 Barcelona

Serge Legrand-Vall is a native of Montauban, in the south of France and grandson of Spanish refugees. He lives and writes between Bordeaux and Toulouse. After three novels published by Elytis, one of which led him to a residency in the Marquesas islands, he received a writing scholarship in 2017 from the Nouvelle Aquitaine region...
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Artist in residency Roberta Conti

Artist in residency Roberta Conti

Roberta Conti was born in Tourin, now lives and works at Agugliano close to Ancona in Italy. She studied at Art college Institute of Art at Ancona and then obtain Degree in Art DAMS (Art) University of Bologna. She studied also at CNIPA Institute at Ancona and studied at School of Nude Academy of Fine...
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Resolution Xabaca. Selected artists.

Resolution Xabaca. Selected artists.

ARTISTS SELECTED XABACA 2018 After deliberation between the 93 applications, the 2 selected artists for the second edition of Xabaca project 2018 are: Sondos Shabayek, Cairo. Alaa Satir, Khartoum. Finalists: Mirella Salame, Beirut. Sara Ali, Khartoum Khadija El Abyad, Rabat  
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Wolfe Girardin Jodoin, artist in residence

Wolfe Girardin Jodoin, artist in residence

Wolfe Girardin Jodoin is a multidisciplinary artist born and raised in Montreal, Canada. He graduated from Concordia University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in 2016. In 2017, he did a 3-month artist residency at Bilpin international ground for Creative initiatives in Australia and he had his first solo exhibit at Black Cat Gallery, Melbourne....
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"Being a curator of the art residence is a wonderful but hard work"

“Being a curator of the art residence is a wonderful but hard work”

Interview with Jiwar’s curator Mireia Estrada in Russian – Куратор арт Interview in English – Wonderful ENG
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SPUD JIWAR BARCELONA

SPUD JIWAR BARCELONA

Research residency with Jiwar Creation and Society, Barcelona. The residency provided an opportunity to make a performative event and hold SPUD workshops and public presentations that reflected upon the parallels between the violence that structured the economic and social conditions of the Irish Famine and the economic consequences of globalization playing out through migration today....
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Sylvia Arthur: "Yes, I am a British woman, but I am also black woman"

Sylvia Arthur: “Yes, I am a British woman, but I am also black woman”

Article from  GENTE CORRIENTE
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Ann Mackowski visual artist in residence

Ann Mackowski visual artist in residence

Ann Mackowski is a San Francisco born artist whose work focusses on history, mythology, and cultural revolutions, and how ideology is expressed in actual physical space. As an artist in residence at Jiwar, she is focussing on the multiple waves of foreign influence associated with Barcelona’s architecture and organisation.  
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Jiwar Writing Program 2018

Jiwar Writing Program 2018

  The Indian writer, translator, cultural journalist and literacy activist Arundhati Deosthale, the Uruguayan Quebec-based writer and language teacher Lucía Flores and the London-born young writer and storyteller Adjoa Wiredu were selected to come to Jiwar into this year’s Writing Program. Here they will work each on experiences as a literacy activist, on a novel...
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Making neighbourhood - 5 years

Making neighbourhood – 5 years

Our homage to the project Making neighbourhood, with all our gratitude to the 15 artists and the people who gave their time to collaborate and make it possible. Thank you for these creative journeys that gave us the most wonderful moments and experiences.
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