ARTErra- Residencias Rurais Artísticas

Name of Residency: ARTErra

Arterra is a multidisciplinary artistic residence in a tranquile and picturesque  small village in the North/Center Portugal.
We offered the artists two distinct spaces, the house where they can do the meals, rest, meet,read…
And the “creation yard”, with different work rooms, sound studio and open air gardens, animals and trees.Also in the main square of our village we have a workshop room that artists can use to work, interact with locals, exhibit work.
committed to do the best to provide a inspiring work environment to our guests.
We are prepared to receive multidisciplinary art projects.

Residency Programme since: 2010
Description of Organisation: ARTErra, is a private structure of incentive to the arts and creation. In a laboratory logic, the artist finds in Arterra a house with a series of conforts and a “”garden to create””, where several studios and rooms for creative processes and development of an artistic work.
You can apply and plan your stay from 1 week up to 6 month
Organisation founded in: 2010
What type of organisation are you?:
  • Artist-Run
Working Languages:
  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
Presentation of artists’ work: Arranged on a case-by-case basis
Duration of residency:
  • Weeks: 1
  • Months: 6
Number of studios: 5
Number of artists in residence at one time: between 5 and 10
Studio type and size: Private studio
Accommodation type:
Private Room
Which disciplines does your residency cater to?:
  • Visual Art
  • Sculpture
  • Ceramics
  • Dance
  • Theatre
  • Performing Arts
  • Textile Art
  • Music
  • Literature
What practical facilities does your residency offer to artists?:
  • Private studio / workplace
  • Kitchen
  • Internet
  • Computer
What artistic facilities does your residency offer to artists?:
  • Exhibition space
  • Dance/Theatre/Performance Space
  • Library/research resources
  • Sound recording studio
  • Ceramic facilities
  • Woodworking tools
  • Printmaking facilities
  • Networking
Is your residency wheelchair accessible?: No
Companions Allowed:
  • N/A
  • Application process: Open call
    Do you charge an application fee for your residency?: No
    Do you charge a residency fee for your residency?: Yes
    If yes, what is the residency fee? (in your local currency): 175€week 1 artist
    Expenses paid by the artist:
    • Travel
    • Food
    • Supplies
    • Other
    Are artists expected to do one of the following during their residency stay?:
    • Donation of artwork
    Other activities happening at the space:
    • Workshops
    • Presentation
    • Films
    • Exhibition
    • Gardening
    Selection process: Other
    Setting: Rural
    Nearest Airport: Porto or Lisbon
    Nearest Train Station: Santa Comba D?Ðo
    How to reach by plane: to Porto and Lisboa
    How to reach by train: to Santa Comba D?Ðo(+-18km??s)
    How to reach by car: GPS:Coordenadas:Latitude: 40?Õô31??15.86NLongitude: 8?Õô1??57.64W
    Street & Number: Lobao da Beira, Rua Nossa Senhora do Crasto, N.380
    Postal Code: 3460-207
    City: Tondela
    Country long: Portugal
    Lobao da Beira, Rua Nossa Senhora do Crasto, N.380
    Tondela 3460-207 Portugal
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