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Anastasia Akhvlediani - Visual artist in residence 01/2018

Anastasia Akhvlediani – Visual artist in residence 01/2018

Anastasia Akhvlediani is a Tbilisi (Georgia) based artist working in painting, sculpture and installation. Currently she studies Visual Arts, Architecture and Design School (VAADS) at Free University , Tbilisi. Her works mostly are inspired by her Surroundings. Lately she started working to translate anccient Georgian artifacts and ornaments into the Contemporary art.
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Artists conversation 2: Elif Gülen (Istanbul) & Raquel Friera (BCN)

Artists conversation 2: Elif Gülen (Istanbul) & Raquel Friera (BCN)

Elif Gülen and Raquel Friera exchange their experiences as artists in Barcelona and Istanbul and discuss about memory, public and private space, time and visual arts in eastern and western world.
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Artists conversation: 1. Mohamed El Harb & Domènec

Artists conversation: 1. Mohamed El Harb & Domènec

Jiwar starts its conversation program between an artist in residence and a local artist. Domènec and Mohamed El Harb share their projects and visions about Barcelona, Beirut and Jerusalem linking the gentrification processus, the manipulation of memory and the social challenges between these Mediterranean cities.
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Mural Cegep Gaspé - Alter Krapp Artist in Jiwar

Mural Cegep Gaspé – Alter Krapp Artist in Jiwar

The students from the program of Arts, Letters and Communication from the little town of Gaspé (Quebec, Canada) working together the 11th of March 2017 in Jiwar with the artist Alter Krap. Sharing experiences. Video: Tash McCammon  
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Tamrat Gezahegne Performance “Our climate and the clothes we wear”

Tamrat Gezahegne Performance “Our climate and the clothes we wear”

The Italian writer Tommaso Merlo give us his vision of the Tamrat Gezahegne’s performance in Galeria d’Art Lola Ventós (Figueres). Tamrat Gezahegne is a visual artist from Ethiopia, granted by the AIR grant 2015 from Africa Centre and Jiwar. His stay in Jiwar and Barcelona received the support of the African Arts Trust.
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"Home-made" by Israel De La Paz (Spanish subtitles)

“Home-made” by Israel De La Paz (Spanish subtitles)

Follow-up on the work of the Mexican artist Israel De La Paz, who was selected in the third edition of the project Building neighborhoods “Home.” November and December 2015. Video by Anne Murray.
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From Heart to Hand By Anne Murray

From Heart to Hand By Anne Murray

Video by Anne Murray. Participation of Lucia Pinzani (Italy) and Tamrat Gezahegne in Live Writing May 13, 2016. Tamrat Gezahegne, winner of the 2016 Africa Center-Jiwar Residence Scholarship.
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Jiwar’s therapeutic garden

Jiwar’s therapeutic garden

In the frame of Wil Weldon research, this video explains the collaboration between JIWAR and ARAPDIS through the care of plants and vegetables. This project was part of the video documentary research about the vegetable gardens in Barcelona by which Wil Weldon was selected for the 2nd edition of Jiwar’s Making neighbourhood project.
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Performance Julia Salgueiro

Performance Julia Salgueiro

Within the framework of the project “Building neighborhoods” 4 Julia Salgueiro, a Brazilian artist based in Barcelona, developed her sound and performance project “Superimposed Realities: Resonating Alteriades”, from which she established a set of speeches, perspectives and contexts based on the written papers that over the last few years have been found on the ground...
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Contraseña (Password), board game

Contraseña (Password), board game

Video by Godefroy Gordet (godefroygordet.wixsite.com/louhorvat) Password is a board game created by the Chilean artist Consuelo Tupper during his residence in Jiwar. This game aims to investigate the structure, motivations and deviations of a daily conversation between two people. Consuelo Tupper organized several game afternoons in Jiwar, open to the public, during which stories, anecdotes...
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