International and national open call for staying at Hangar’s residency 2016


Hangar launches an open call for hosting artists of any nationality who need the services, the accommodation and the context that the center provides for the development of their research and / or artistic production projects.

The residency for artists:

Hangar has a residency for artists, which is located in the old house of the guard of the industrial complex where the center is located. The building has two floors of 80,99m2 and 62,59 m2. Each floor contains two double bedrooms, a bathroom, a living room and a kitchen. The residency has also access to a garden.

The artists hosted in the residency stay in a single room and share a kitchen -living room and a bathroom with another resident.

Working space:

We offer an individual table in a shared space with other artists. The space has big windows, a lounge area and a fridge. It is located in the same floor as two multipurpose spaces and the working space of the projects in residence Befaco, Faboratory and In the same building, just one floor above, there are the studios aimed at artists that stay in Hangar for more than three months.

Addressed to:

Artists, curators, art theorists and art researchers of all ages and nationalities. Groups up to four people.


Visual arts, experimental music, artistic research and interdisciplinary projects.

Age and nationality:

There is not limit of age or any nationality condition for applying for this open call.


1. Residency and working space 525€/month

2. The fees include electricity, water and internet costs. Taxes (21%)  no included.

Resources provided by Hangar:

Hangar will provide the following resources for the artist:

1. Accomodation

2. Working space  in a shared space with other artists or studio (upon availability.

3. The following support services for the development of his/her project:

– Free consultancy on production planning, materials, budget management, etc..

– Free consultancy each Thursday evening  on digital image, development of interactive projects, digital production and DIY synthetizers.

– Dissemination of the project in Hangar’s website and organisation of a public presentation.

– 20% discount for all the production services, courses and the rent of spaces and equipment.

Please note: The residency doesn’t provide a health insurance. It is mandatory that the artist arranges a valid health insurance for the period of the residency.

Calendar and duration:

This open call is for carrying out residencies starting January 2016 on. The residencies have to have a duration between 1 month and three months. Please indicate in the application two options of dates for carrying out your residency. Also indicate if those dates are flexible.

Please note: Before deciding the dates for you residency take into account that Hangar closes for one week the week of the 15th of August. Also, in Barcelona and the rest of Spain some libraries, shops and suppliers are closed in August for holidays.

Application procedure:

The application is online. Please find the form bellow.

Selection criteria:

The selection will be done by the Hangar’s programme committee. They will take in consideration the artist’s resumé, the motivation, the viability of the proposal and its adaptation to the resources and the collaborators network of the center.

Residency agreement procedure:

The selected candidates will have to transfer the 10% of the total cost of the residency during the 15 working days after the e-mail confirming their residency has been sent. Not to meet this deadline means the cancellation of the residency.

Deadline for the applications:

You can send us your application starting in March 2015 until May 31st, 2015.

Date of the resolution:

July 2015

Application form residencies

For enquiries:

Joana Cervià

Telf: +34 308 40 41 ext.21

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