Do you want to be a resident in Faber?
Do you want to come to Faber and work in your personal project?
Read the following conditions and present candidacy.
Faber offers several periods of stay throughout the year, some of which are related to a specific topic. The upcoming periods of stay are as follows:
What do we offer?
Faber offers working stays and exchanges for creative people, researchers and professionals in different areas, for scientists, writers, researchers, writers, artists, humanists, musicians, etc.
Our residents have the best working conditions and an environment to accompany their projects.
In Faber there are eight spacious rooms, designed to provide comfortable working conditions. There are also several common areas where the residents will be able to exchange their experiences with each other, with the public and with institutions.
The Residency is a space open to people from all over the world.
Faber will take care of the residents’ stay, providing accommodation, half-board (breakfast and dinner) and a fully-equipped kitchen in case the residents would like to prepare their own lunch. Faber does not cover any travel costs. There is no per diem.
Who can get access to the residence?
Faber is a residence which is open to all types of disciplines related to arts, sciences and humanities. Writers, translators, scriptwriters, playwrights, actors, musicians, filmmakers, photographers, artists, critics, historians, philosophers, sociologists, anthropologists, journalists, scientists, researchers, biologists, economists, lawyers and other professionals, whose activity is centred in the field of culture.
Candidates will have to submit the following documents in pdf format, in English, French, Spanish or Catalan:
A cover letter (one page)
The description of the projects to be worked on while at the residence (three pages)
CV (two pages)
Proposal of two activities (panels, talks, readings, workshops) in which the candidate could participate or collaborate (one page)
Institutions, enterprises, associations and other organisations can also apply. We will need a global project with the proposal of the activities during the stay at Faber.
If it is necessary, the residence will issue an invitation for the successful candidate in order to apply for a visa.
Frequently asked questions
What kind of activities are there in Faber?
In what language can I submit my documents?
Where do I arrive?
Do I have to pay anything?
Food/ Dietary needs
How about the laundry?
Can I travel to other places?
Can I bring other people to my room?
What are my working hours?
Can I work outside the hotel?
What happens if I fall ill?
I am a professional and I want to come to talk to a resident for work.
I work in an institution or I represent an institution, an organization or a company and we want one of your residents to do an activity with us. What should I do?
Candidates will have to submit the following documents in pdf format, in Catalan, Spanish, English or French:
- A cover letter (one page)
- CV (two pages)
- The description of the projects to be worked on while at the residence (three pages)
- The proposal of two activities (lectures, seminars, workshops) that the resident can carry out during their stay (one page).
Institutions, enterprises, associations and other organisations may also propose their candidates or groups of candidates for the residency. In this case, a global project with a description of the proposed activities is required (three pages).
Before sending documents to apply for a place in Faber, please read the rules of the residence. It is understood that at the time you submit your application, you agree to the rules of the residence. That is why it is important that you read the terms of Faber.