Who can apply for the residence?
Faber is a residence which is open to all types of disciplines related to arts, sciences and humanities. Therefore, who can come to Faber? Writers, translators, scriptwriters, playwrights, actors, musicians, filmmakers, photographers, artists, critics, historians, philosophers, sociologists, anthropologists, journalists, scientists, researchers, biologists, economists, lawyers and other professionals (or groups, institutions, enterprises, associations and other organizations) from all over the world:
a) Professionals whose activity is focused on some of the thematic residencies.
b) Professionals who wants to work on their projects for a few days out of the dates of thematic residencies. That is to say, to do an individual residency.
If it is necessary, the residence will issue an invitation for the successful candidate in order to apply for a visa.
What do we offer?
Faber offers you the opportunity to come to spend a few days (between one and three weeks) in the context of a thematic period to work on your personal project and, if you come to do a thematic residence, exchange experiences with other residents.
We offer you the best working conditions and environament:
a) Spacious room designed to provide comfortable working conditions.
b) Common areas (inside and outside the hotel) where you will be able to exchange experiences with the other residents, the public and institutions.
c) Shared area only between residents and Faber’s team. It includes:
– Two computers (one Mac and one PC) and two printers.
– Kitchen with all the necessary equipment. Also, there are microwave, dishwasher, washing machine and dryer.
– Sitting room and dining room.
– Four electric bikes.
d) Accommodation and half-board (breakfast and dinner).
Frequently asked questions
What kind of activities are there at Faber?
Faber is a service institution. Residents will be asked to do activities with their project work or some fields of knowledge we believe may be of interest. These activities can be done anywhere in Catalonia. Residents should have some flexibility to adapt to various public activities. The activities will be not paid in any case.
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?
Apply for a period
To apply for a place in some period, fill in the form below and attach the requested documentation.
You can send the documentation in Catalan, Spanish, English or French.
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.