ANIMA’S THEMATIC SELF DIRECTED ART RESIDENCIES

Aims to offer a time and space away for all manner of creative people from their usual routines and environment. We provide a time for reflection, research, production, and practice. Our space is primarily directed towards practices and projects involving writing, photography, video art, drawing and painting.Anima hosts up to 8 people each residency. Besides the rural landscape, a family stay with home cooking and organic home grown products ANIMA offers opportunities to built networks with local & international artists through studio visits, galleries and museums.

Through hikes into the surrounding areas and visits to San Isidro, Anima emphasizes the importance of cultural exchange. We have an open call for applications for the programmed months of  February to July  within programmed residencies; each residency is two weeks, however artist can apply any month of the year if they wish to attend specifying in their application. Residents must finance their own stay, and source funding and support from their own countries and networks. If you wish to attend and need an invitation letter for founding please contact us!

OUR PROGRAMMED RESIDENCIES

ACCOMODATIONS

Tatewari. God of Fire. Dios del Fuego
Shared bedroom for 4 people
2 weeks: $800 CAD
*prices per person
(Includes Shuttle from Airport/Anima – Anima/Airport)

 

Metzeri. The Moon. La Luna
Shared bedroom for 6 people
2 weeks: $800 CAD
*prices per person
(Includes Shuttle from Airport/Anima – Anima/Airport)

 

*Maximum of number of artists on residency at one time period:
13 people

ELEGIBILITY

Our philosophy at ANIMA is to support sustainable living, culture and the arts, therefore we base our selections on artists who not only demonstrate artistic accomplishment, but also share these ideals. It is recommended to have a specific and well-conceived residency project in mind and are ready to embrace self-reliance for a residency in rural Mexico. We host national and international photographers, writers, visual and new media artists.

ON LINE APPLICATION
 fill in application, save it as PDF, and email along with other required materials  to: artinfo@animacasarural.com

Our on-line application is now available HERE. 

 

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Please if you need an oficial receipt for tax purposes please send us an email with: Your name, address, and business or social number at: artinfo@animacasarural.com

RESIDENCY $800 CAD
(Includes Shuttle from Airport/Anima – Anima/Airport

ALL YEAR ART RESIDENCIES

LIVE AND LEARN

 

ANIMA invites you to live and work in an environment where culture, nourishing organic food, and affordable prices are abundant for art practitioners. Our residency and farm offer our commitment to sustainability to foster your need for health, learning, and creation!

TRADITIONAL CLAY MAKING 

 

This wood kiln can fire up to the 900 C and it is available for residents who wish to learn, practice and experiment with Mexican traditional clay making.

GALLERY