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Matias Factorovich exhibition in Barcelona "See the World"

Matias Factorovich exhibition in Barcelona “See the World”

Matias Factorovich, visual artist from Alta Gracia, Córdoba, Argentina, was linked to the art world sinceadolescence. His first non-conventional exhibitions marked an early stage to his artistic development. During these exhibitions, he was investigating different media: from painting, poetry and photography to performance. During his stay in Buenos Aires he exhibited in a large number...
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Sculptor in residency Caroline Bugby

Sculptor in residency Caroline Bugby

Caroline Bugby is a sculptor and installation artist from the UK. She received her Masters in Fine Art from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. During her residency at Jiwar she will be exploring ideas centred around construction and found fragments, focusing on Antoni Gaudi’s Sagrada Familia church as a source of inspiration. “A...
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Illustrator in residency Cara Hanley

Illustrator in residency Cara Hanley

Cara Hanley received a Bachelor of Arts in art history and psychology from McGill University in Montreal, Quebec, a Master of Social Work in clinical social work from the University at Albany, and have also completed fine arts coursework at the School of Visual Arts in New York City and University at Albany. In the summer...
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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 the Institute of Art at Ancona and then obtained a Degree in Drama Art and Music Studies (Art mention) at the University of Bologna. She studied also at CNIPA Institute at Ancona and studied at...
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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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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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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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