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Three last residence availability July and August

Three last residence availability July and August

After some calendar changes, we can offer three summer residencies with the following dates: From the 29th June to the 17th July From the 10th to the 18th of August From the 27th of August to the 12th of September How to apply? Send your applications to jiwar@jiwarbarcelona.com in English, Spanish or French. Deadline: 25th June...
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Open call for Arab female artists_Xabaca_2

Open call for Arab female artists_Xabaca_2

XABACA PROJECT_2_ 2018 INTERNATIONAL NETWORK AGAINST CENSORSHIP AND STEREOTYPES ON ARAB’S WOMEN ART Women artists for social transformation TOPIC Xabaca was born from the collaboration of Novact (BCN), Al Fanar (Madrid) and Jiwar (BCN). It wants to support female Arab creators for two reasons: their role in social transformation through art and for the double...
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Jennifer Lee Wieber. Lingua franca.

Jennifer Lee Wieber. Lingua franca.

Jennifer Lee Wiebe is an artist and arts educator, based in New Brunswick, Canada.  She is on the faculty of the New Brunswick College of Craft and Design (www.nbccd.ca), and the Board of Directors for ConneXion Artist Run Centre (www.connexionarc.org). Currently English is a “lingua franca”, but the ability to communicate across languages in a...
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Lisa Penny, visual artist in Jiwar

Lisa Penny, visual artist in Jiwar

Lisa Penny is a London based artist who co – runs lm6a Project Room in Dalston. In 2015 Penny received Arts Council funding for a residency at Eastside International in LA, which culminated in the publication of ‘Aesthetic Indifference’.The project was presented as a text performance/reading with X marks the Bokship, at Matt’s Gallery, London....
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Five years Making neighbourhood

Five years Making neighbourhood

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.   Making neighbourhood has the support of Barcelona Acció Intercultural:
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Ann Mackowski, visual artist

Ann Mackowski, visual artist

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. It focusses primarily on architecture, but includes references to art and contemporaneous mythology or intellectual developments. Her work has been exhibited internationally in group and solo shows, and is...
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Mário Macilau. Photographer

Mário Macilau. Photographer

Mário Macilau (b.1984) lives and works in Maputo, Mozambique. @ Mário Macilau 2018 Macilau started his photographic journey in 2003, and went professional after he traded his mother’s cellphone for his first camera in 2007. He specialises in long-term projects that link to multiple sub-genres; identity, political issues, environmental conditions, and engagement with socially isolated...
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AIR ANGOLA. Extended deadline.

AIR ANGOLA. Extended deadline.

AIR Angola 2019 Extended deadline until the 10th of May Open call for visual artists living and working in Spain                 @Ndongo Mukongo Suekí https://www.sueki.online/
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Adjoa Wiredu, writer selected Writing Program 2018

Adjoa Wiredu, writer selected Writing Program 2018

Adjoa Wiredu likes to capture personal experiences and process. Her home city, London has inspired much of her writing and two recent projects. The desire to learn more about storytelling led to a university module in Paris. There she studied for a Masters degree in 2017 in Paris, culminating in Places in Paris. In another...
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Lucía Flores, selected writer Writing Program 2018

Lucía Flores, selected writer Writing Program 2018

Lucía Flores is an Uruguayan writer, living in Quebec, Canada, for more than 30 years. She has published several children’s books among which we can find the french version of the novel Le congrès des laids, edited by Hurtubise HMH  in 2001 and also the Spanish version, El congreso de los feos, edited by Planeta Uruguay in 2015. That novel found a good welcome since the publication....
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