• Barcelona (ESPRONCEDA – Institute of Art & Culture, 08012 , Barcelona)
  • Saturday 1 May 2021 - Sunday 20 June 2021
  • 10h00 - 10h00 (local time)


PRE-RESIDENCES, 1st to 15th May 2021 in several areas/ cities: 

Milan, Paris, London, Innsbruck, Rotterdam, Istanbul, Helsinki, Atlanta, Los Angeles and NYC.

INTERNATIONAL RESIDENCE, 17th May 2021 to 20th June 2021 in Barcelona.

ESPRONCEDA – Institute of Art & Culture, is launching an international Open call for artist residence that is happening in two phases, a local interconnected residence during 2 weeks and a final residence all together in Barcelona (3-4 weeks).

This program of residences is done in collaboration with international partners:

MEET Digital Culture Center, IRCAM, Aalto Studios, Dashboard, V2, Helsinki XR Center, ./studio3 Institute for Experimental Architecture, Karma Lab, University for the Creative Arts, Updated Art Studio and Hard Disk Museum.

Are you an artist (visual, music, performer)/ creative/ coder/ curious mind interested to co-created immersive and interactive projects using the most advanced technologies: VR, AI, 360 projection, 3D sound, camera scanners and sensors?

The Open Call is running until April 15th 2021, few days to apply but great possibilities.

If the form does not appear, click here.

The residence includes:

  • Local Pre-residences:
    • Mentorship by a professional who will guide your team in the first steps of the project.
    • Collaboration with local institutions to use their equipment, asking for advice or doing a first test of the group project.
    • Free access to the online webinars.
    • Invitation to IMMENSIVA VR Platform.
    • Network with international institutions and professionals.

  • Residence in Barcelona:
    • Working space with access to all the technical equipment of Espronceda.
    • Accommodation in Espronceda’s artist houses.
    • Participation in workshops organized by experts in AI, 3D sound, Immersive experiences, etc.
    • Organized visits to creative spaces and Art centers of the city.
    • Participation in the final exhibition.
    • Safe environment for Covid.

The residence doesn’t include:

Travel cost. We will help you to get a grant for it from international mobility programs.

Stipends or fees.