Artists or groups who occasionally need a studio for developing projects or specific commissions, artists who are starting out and need a studio (for up to two years) or artists moving to Barcelona on a temporary basis.
Hangar does not currently award grants to overseas artists travelling to Barcelona. All artists, of any nationality, may apply to work in one of Hangar’s studios. Travel expenses and accommodation in Barcelona, as well as the cost of studio rental must be met by the artist. *Hangar studios are only a work space, Hangar doesn't provides accomodation.
To access the Studios:
Studio rental for long-term stays (up to 2 years):
Hangar issues calls for applications, on a non-discriminatory basis, once a year. The next call for applications will be issued 1st of July 2011 until October 17th. Final selection October 25th, 2011.
Studio available starting first trimester 2012.
Studio rental for short-term stays (1 to 3 months):
The next call for applications depending on available space. The application procedure is the same as the one for long-term stays.
The next call for applications will be issued May 23th until June 20th
Residency for production, studios availables:
1 studio 30 m2, july, August and September 2011
1 studio 30 m2, October November December 2011
The selection process is undertaken by:
Hangar’s Programme Committee (made up of five contemporary art experts chosen by the AAVC; the professional association of visual artists of Catalonia.)
The current CP members (May, 2008 to May, 2010) are: David Armengol (curator), Luis Bisbe (artist), Maribel Perpiñá (curator), Salvador Juanpere (artist) and Marcel·lí Antúnez (artist).
Dimensions of each space: 30 m2
Number of spaces: 18
Facilities: work tables, power points, Internet connection, sink, showers and heating
Resident artists can use the following Hangar services at no extra cost: Medialab, self video editing (Mac G-5), renting of set and multipurpose space, though not including video editing suite with technician. Logistic support for carrying out and producing projects is also provided.
2011 Rates (VAT included)
30 m2 studios: € 142 /month
Discounts: 20% discount for AAVC or UAAV members
Duration of contracts: minimum; 1 month, maximum; 2 years (personal interview with Hangar’s Programme Committee held every six months in order to renew rental contract)
Deposit : 2 months rent