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Julia Salgueiro. Brazilian visual artist.

Julia Salgueiro. Brazilian visual artist.

Biography My interest in art emerged as a child, while exploring, creating and studying at the Municipal School of Artistic Initiation (EMIA), Brazil. In 2007 I finished my studies in Fine Arts at the State University of Campinas (UNICAMP), where I specialized in engraving and drawing in metal. After university I worked in my own workshop...
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Amado Alfadni. Egyptian-Sudanese artist.

Amado Alfadni. Egyptian-Sudanese artist.

Amado Alfadni has been selected with his project SUPERHEROES for the 4th edition of Making neighbourhood project “Altered alterities”   I am an Egyptian-born Sudanese artist. My childhood was composed of two environments: the Cairene street and the Sudanese home. The relationship, and sometimes tension, between the two strongly influenced my view of both cultures....
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Selected projects. Making neighbourhood_4_Altered alterities

Selected projects. Making neighbourhood_4_Altered alterities

Selected projects. Making neighbourhood_4_ Residencies in November-December 2016 We are glad to announce the selected projects for Making neighbourhood 4td edition Altered alterities. Once again, we are proud to receive applications from around the world, from Baghdad to Sao Paulo, Bilbao and Karachi. LOCAL ARTIST Selected project: Realidades superpuestas-Materialidades resonantes. From Julia Salgueiro. FINALIST: (Ad)tracions....
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New deadline Open Call Making neighbourhood_4_"Altered Alterities"

New deadline Open Call Making neighbourhood_4_”Altered Alterities”

Making neighbourhood_4_Altered Alterities New deadline: 17th July, 2016 Due to problems with our server we have decided to extend the deadline until the 17th of July . Please send applications to this different email address info@jiwarbarcelona.com Results: August 1st, 2016 Open Call without restrictions of age and/or nationality Open to all the disciplines Residency from the 14th...
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Deema Shahin: "If it was managed by women, the world would be more compassionate"

Deema Shahin: “If it was managed by women, the world would be more compassionate”

Deema Shahin at el Periódico: If it was managed by women, the world would be more compassionate The resident artist, participating at theMaking neighbourhood project (the exhibition of which can be visited until the beginning of january), was interviewed by the catalan press las saturday (in spanish): http://www.elperiodico.cat/es/noticias/societat/deema-shahin-gestionessin-mares-mon-seria-mes-compassiu-4764095
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Inauguration of the exhibition Making neighbourhood 3 - HOME

Inauguration of the exhibition Making neighbourhood 3 – HOME

Tuesday 22nd of December 19 h – OAC Gràcia District (Plaça de la Vila, 2)   After 6 weeks of research, work, collaborations and participative workshops, the artists Israel de la Paz (Mexico), Esther Belvis Pons (BCN) and Deema Shahin (Jordan) present their creative process at the OAC Vila de Gràcia. “What is my home?”...
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(Catala) Què és casa meva? Tres anys construint veïnatges

(Catala) Què és casa meva? Tres anys construint veïnatges

Wat is my home? Three years making neighbourhood ARTICLE AT NÚVOL (in catalan) The Catalan cultural press talks about our project. So thankful!
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Remembering the presentation of "Making neighbourhood" 3rd edition at Espai Avinyó

Remembering the presentation of “Making neighbourhood” 3rd edition at Espai Avinyó

Remembering the presentation of “Making neighbourhood” 3rd edition at Espai Avinyó     Last Thursday, December 10th the artists participating in the third edition of our project Making neighbourhood, this year under the theme of HOME and with a wide range of perspectives, were able to share with a diverse and devoted audience a short...
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"Making neighbourhood" participates at TV3 (Catalan TV) Marató in the context of Teixint Connexions' party

“Making neighbourhood” participates at TV3 (Catalan TV) Marató in the context of Teixint Connexions’ party

  “Making neighbourhood” participates at TV3 (Catalan TV) Marató in the context of Teixint Connexions’ party Jiwar has had the pleasure of collaborating with the 3rd Teixint Connexions party, organized by different Gracia neighbourhood organizations to support the Catalan TV solidarity show Marató de TV3, this year dedicated to raise funds for treating diabetes and...
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PRESENTATION OF THE MAKING NEIGHBOURHOOD 2015 PROJECT "HOME"

PRESENTATION OF THE MAKING NEIGHBOURHOOD 2015 PROJECT “HOME”

PRESENTATION OF THE MAKING NEIGHBOURHOOD 2015 PROJECT: “HOME” ESPAI AVINYÓ (C. Avinyó 52) THURSDAY 10th DECEMBER – 18.30H Hope to see you there!
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