Open call for Fundació Suñol/Can Xalant 2012 grant
NEWS - Opportunities
Monday, 18 June 2012 13:20
Joint grant for production of a video art project and residence at Can Xalant in Mataró, with exhibition at Barcelona’s Fundació Suñol.

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Participation in the call is open to all visual artists residing in Catalonia. The winning artist will have a work space and the use of resources and facilities (including post-production and editing) at Can Xalant. The use of this space and equipment will have a maximum value of €1,500, according to the usual rates of the center. In the event that the winning project exceeds this limit, the artist should make up the difference (see list and rates at It is essential that the project specify the necessary equipment for production, editing and post-production, as well as a program and schedule for implementation.

The selected artist will have an additional cash stipend of €1,500 for production costs, travel expenses, allowances and fees. This money will be managed directly by the artist and upon completion of the project must be supported with appropriate invoices.

The end result – an audio-visual document or video installation - will be exhibited in the Nivell Zero space of the Suñol Foundation during 2013. The Suñol Foundation will pay for public dissemination of the exhibition in addition to a publication which will be edited as a document of work.

There will be a committee of experts to make the selection of the projects, consisting of: Sergi Aguilar, director of Fundació Suñol; Domènec, visual artist; Cristina Riera, cultural manager; Xavier Arenós, visual artist; Pilar Bonet, art critic and curator; Gisel Noé, City Hall of Mataró; Delícia Burset, activities coordinator in Can Xalant; and Pep Dardanyà, director of Can Xalant.

During the month of July 2012 the selected artist will be announced, who will produce the winning project from August 2012 until March 2013.


July 7th 2012.

More Info:

More information about the call and the application process in Spanish can be found here:

More information about Fundació Suñol can be found here:

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