SOLVENTE proposes a month-long immersion in the painting universe with studio practice, individual follow-up meetings and group activities. It’s designed for painters interested in deepening their personal research and their practice.
– Studio space at Despina between 1 – 30 September, Mondays to Fridays, from 10am to 7pm. Tables and chairs will be provided, as well as space facilities (wifi, library, shared kitchen with a large sink, bathrooms with shower). Each participant must bring their own painting materials.
– Two weekly follow-up meetings with artist Pablo Ferretti (individually scheduled between 10:00 and 19:00).
– Collective meetings on Wednesdays, 15:00 (September 4, 11, 18 and 25).
– Final show at Despina (September 27th).
Enrolment: R$ 480 in cash or 2 x R$ 250 on credit card.
How to apply: Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the title “Solvente 2019” + full name + contact phone + minibio.
Period: 1 – 30 September
Pablo Ferretti is graduated in Painting from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil (2001), with a Masters Degree in Painting from the Royal College of Art, London, England (2006-08). He also colaborates with Despina Residency Programme.