Artists and researchers -in- residence

Jiwar hosts residents all year round depending on availability. The candidates are selected on the base of their submitted projects and CV. Jiwar supports the residents in carrying out their work and in organizing public events and activities.

Group -in- residence

Jiwar hosts groups of residents working on the same project.
Priority is given to multicultural and multidisciplinary teams. Jiwar supports the team and organizes its public activity or event either within our facilities (garden or indoor studio) or within the facilities of a relevant partner in the city (theatre, cultural centre, radio studio, library, etc.)


Jiwar has an exceptional and inspiring set of indoor and outdoor spaces that are ideal for team building, research and investigation residences, seminars, international meetings, project development, etc. Visit our space

To know The conditions and prices of rent of Jiwar facilities write to info@jiwarbarcelona.com


Send your application to info@jiwarbarcelona.com in English, Spanish, French, Catalan or Arabic.

Application must include :

  • preferred dates of residence
  • a short CV
  • a sample of recent work representative of the style and philosophy of the candidate work
  • a short description of the project that the candidate intends to develop while in residence
  • spoken languages

Jiwar support actions:

  • welcome session. The resident is invited to lunch or dinner whereby he/ she meets Jiwar management and the other residents
  • Jiwar keeps the resident informed about the artistic and cultural events in Barcelona depending on the area of his/ her activities and interests
  • Jiwar connects the resident with the local professionals in his/her area of activity through meetings and round tables
  • we facilitate the participation of the residents in the cultural and popular celebrations of our district
  • for residences of more than three weeks, Jiwar invites the resident to organize an event whereby he or she can share his or her project with the local audience and professionals: an open studio, performance, reading, exhibition etc. Participatory workshops are highly recommended for specific audiences such as children, students, emigrants, disabled etc.


Due to lack of financial support, Jiwar has very limited funding potential.
However, we help the candidates with all that they may need for their grant bids in their own countries.

Prices range from 33€/night to 60€/night, depending on the room and the duration of residence.

 Room-Studio Gentil

from 1 to 14 nights 46€/night
more than 15 nits 43€/night
one month 1.000 €

Room-studio Rodoreda i Llorens Artigas

up to 14 nights 55€/night
more than 15 nights 52€/nigth
one mont 1.300 €

Suite Antoni Tàpies
(private bathroom and private art workshop)

up to  14 nights 60€/nigth
more than 15 nights 55€/nigth
one month 1.500 €

Prices do not include meals.

Fully fitted out kitchen.

Jiwar policy is to not supply meals because of the rich and sheep gastronomic options in Gracia and Barcelona (a typical midday menu costs between 7€ and 12€ and includes 2 main courses, a desert and a drink). Also there are two big public markets nearby and numerous shops and supermarkets. Jiwar kitchen is nicely and fully fitted, enjoyable to use.