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Farrera Centre for Art and Nature

Centre d'Art i Natura de Farrera

Documentation:

http://www.farreracan.cat

Country/region:

Catalonia

Year:

1996

Scope of application:

Municipal

Description:

The Farrera Centre for Art and Nature (CAN) is a public local development initiative in the service of creativity and research in Farrera (Pallars Sobirā) whose activity is based on the unique features of the Pyrenees landscape where it is located. This is a municipally-owned working residence for artists and researchers from around the world that hosts grants and exchanges, courses and seminars, exhibitions of its art collection, original publications and editions and shows and presentations in an exceptional and tranquil place ideal for reflection, inspiration and creativity. Artists, poets and writers enjoy long stays at this centre, during which they create works inspired by the landscape and the identity of the place. The project helps to revitalise an area through its landscape.

Source of funding:

Public

Promoting stakeholders:

Association of Friends of the Farrera Centre for Art and Nature

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