Córtex Frontal is a private structure of incentive to the creation. Located in Arraiolos, a small town in Alentejo Region.

In January 2016 we launched a new residency programme. The project is open to creative minds searching for time to reflect, discuss and create. We welcome professional artists, researchers, workgroups and art students.

Call for applications is open all year round.

We have a particular interest in projects that reflect the impact of contemporary themes on different art fields.

We are interested in projects from the following disciplines:

  • Painting / Drawing
  • Printmaking
  • Video / Film making
  • Dance /Theatre
  • Photography
  • Music
  • Sculpture: ceramics
  • Textile Art
  • Literature/Poetry
  • Educational Programmes
  • Landscape Design, Art and Agriculture

Córtex Frontal is an official Member of Res Artis Worldwide Network of artist residencies.