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Alaa Satir interviewed by Lluna Rebel, independent feminist art media

Alaa Satir interviewed by Lluna Rebel, independent feminist art media

Interview with Alaa Satir  Drawings using humour from a feminist viewpoint to make reflect on gender, race and religion Alaa Satir, sudanese illustrator and graphic designer in residence at Jiwar with the second edition of the Xabaca project. We invite you to watch her interview with Lluna Rebel (in catalan with English subtitles).
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Sondos Shabayek interviewed by the catalan TV

Sondos Shabayek interviewed by the catalan TV

Interview with Sondos Shabayek: “We internalize the voices of our sorroundings and we become our own censors” The Egyptian journalist, scriptwriter, writer and dramatist, in residence at Jiwar for the second edition of the Xabaca project, offered her perspective in the Més 3/24 program of the Catalan state TV. You can watch the interview (in catalan) here...
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Five editions of ekphrastic poetry workshop by Sharon Dolin

Five editions of ekphrastic poetry workshop by Sharon Dolin

Remebering the american poet Sharon Dolin’s workshops
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"Being a curator of an art residence is a wonderful but hard work"

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

Russian press gets interested in Jiwar. Interview with Jiwar’s curator and co-founder Mireia Estrada – Куратор арт (in Russian) English version:  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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Sigrún Hardardóttir  - musician in residency

Sigrún Hardardóttir – musician in residency

Sigrún studied music in Iceland, Berlin and Colorado and graduated with an M.Mus in violin performance in 2014. As a violinist she has played with groups like Skark, Caput and Sinfonia Nord, and played in studio recordings for artists like Björk and Ólafur Arnalds, played soundtracks for movies and TV series, and recently played on...
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