Intercambiador ACART

Intercambiador ACART is a cultural association based in Madrid which oganizes an international Artist-In-Residence program and exchanges between Spanish and foreign artists. Including open studio presentations, interviews, lectures and exhibitions. This bilateral residence program focuses on the active practice of the artists. The association was founded and is coordinated by an artist-collective, with the goal to increase the resources for artistic practice and to establish international relations with other artists and associations.

Intercambiador ACART offers to each guest-artist:

– workspace in the shared association atelier

– a room in a shared artist-house

– a working period between 2 or 4 months

The artist will participate in the following activities:

– the meeting in the studio Encuentro Intercambiador in Madrid

– an artist-talk in the Faculty of Fine Arts of the University URJC

– an exhibition in Quinta del Sordo or similar exhibition space in Madrid

– an interview for the TAP Magazine

– an agenda visits to independent cultural agents, local artist, local studios and exhibition spaces

In this moment our AIR program it brings cost for the artist who enjoy the program.

The 50% of the complete expenses, which are 500&euro

Residency Programme since: N/A
Description of Organisation: Intercambiador ACART is based in a nice studio at Carabanchel. Madrid City.

Where artists in residence and local artist share space, ideas and time.

The artists in residence are living in a cool apartament in Madrid Rio. Madrid City.

The team from Intercambiador: Marta Goro y Juan Garcëa as co-directors of the AIR program, and the collaborators: Ro Trejo, Beatriz Pell_Ñ_s and Irene Izquierdo runs this cultural association based in Madrid.

Organisation founded in: please-choose
What type of organisation are you?:
  • Artist-Run
  • Independent Association/Foundation
Working Languages:
  • English
  • Spanish
Presentation of artists’ work: Exhibition at end of residency
Duration of residency:
  • Months: 1 – 3
Number of studios: 4
Number of artists in residence at one time: 4
Studio type and size: Shared studio
Accommodation type:
Private Room
Shared Apartment
Which disciplines does your residency cater to?:
  • Visual Art
  • Sculpture
  • Ceramics
  • Performing Arts
What practical facilities does your residency offer to artists?:
  • Kitchen
  • Internet
Is your residency wheelchair accessible?: No
Companions Allowed:
  • Partners
  • Application process: Digital application
    Expenses paid by the artist:
    • Travel
    • Food
    Expenses paid by the organisation:
    • Production costs
    Other activities happening at the space:
    • Workshops
    • Presentation
    • Exhibition
    Selection process: By committee
    Setting: Urban
    Nearest Airport: Adolfo Suarez Airport
    Nearest Train Station: Metro Marques de Vadillo
    Street & Number: Avenida del Manzanares 92
    Postal Code: 28019
    City: Madrid
    Country long: Spain
    Avenida del Manzanares 92
    Madrid 28019 Spain
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