AIR.CAT 2019

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The ART.CAT Annual Calendar

  • 2019 January 15: Application deadline

  • 2019 February 1st: Selected residencies announced

  • 2019 February 15th: 50% initial deposit for program fees

  • 2019 May 1st Second and final deposit for program fees

  • 2019 June 15 Arrival date, Barcelona

  • 2019 June 15th - July 13th: Residency Program

  • 2019 July 12 (Friday) : Final exhibition and public symposium

Week One

Saturday June 15: Arrival in Barcelona . Bus to Tossa that same day. Group dinner.

Sunday June 16th: No program activities.

Most activities are half-day events, typically taking 2-4 hours.

  • Monday June 17th: First Meet Up. Welcome to AIR.CAT. Orientation / Talk, the Littoral. Initial tour of Tossa. Tour of studios and exhibition space at the Museum of Art, Tossa. . Meet Rosa Sureda, Director of Cultural Affairs and of the City Museum of Tossa de Mar. Group dinner.

  • Tuesday: Trekking, North along the Camí de Ronda. Afternoon studio time.

  • Wednesday: All day studio time. No program activities.

  • Thursday: Trekking, South along the Camí de Ronda. Afternoon Studio time.

  • Friday June 21st: In-studio presentation, group critique. Evening city-wide San Juan festivities.

  • Weekend: Optional trekking to Puig de ses Cadiretes. (All day)

Week Two

  • Monday: Individual studio critique.

  • Tuesday: Kayaking, north to Cala Bona. Afternoon studio time.

  • Wednesday: All day studio time. No program activities.

  • Thursday: Kayaking, south to Cala Llevado. Afternoon studio time.

  • Friday June 28th: Field trip, Barcelona. All day.

  • Weekend: Free

Week Three

  • Monday July 1st: Group discussion on Contemporary Art. Evening St. Pere (patron saint of fishermen) city-wide celebration and fireworks.

  • Tuesday: Snorkeling, round Cap Tossa. Afternoon studio time.

  • Wednesday: Studio work. No program activities.

  • Thursday: Snorkeling, north of Mar Menuda. Afternoon studio time.

  • Friday: Studio work. Group critique.

  • Weekend: Field trip, Figueres & Cadaquez / Port Ligat.

Week Four

  • Monday: Studio work. Group critique.

  • Tuesday: Studio Work. No program activities.

  • Wednesday: Studio work. No program activities.

  • Thursday: No program activities. Finalize pieces for final exhibition

  • Friday July 12th: Final gallery show and public symposium on Art of the Littoral.

  • Saturday July 13th: Check-out