PADA studios in collaboration with Kate Mothes of YNGSPC are running a curated residency programme at PADA gallery.


5 painters will be selected by Kate and the PADA team to spend a month in Barreiro working towards an exhibition at PADA gallery.

The residency includes a 40m2 studio, off site accommodation a short walk from the studios and an exhibition at PADA gallery.

The month will be based around a concentrated period in the studios but will be supplemented with talks and tutorials as well as visits to galleries, museums and studio visits in Lisbon.

Artists on the residency will work closely with Kate to produce work that will be exhibited at the end of the residency period.

- Application Deadline 25 January 2019
- Residency 3rd-30th April 2019
- PV/Exhibition 22nd April 2019

COST: €950 includes accommodation and studio fees as well as technical and curatorial support and curatorial support.
YNGSPC is offering one scholarship in the form of a €450 deduction from the fee for artists who do not have access to other forms of funding. more info: SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION

APPLICATION: Applications close on 25th January and artists will be informed if they have been successful on the 31st January.

is an independent curatorial project organized by Kate Mothes. The online platform emphasizes new and exciting work by early-career and emerging artists. Kate is a freelance curator who works closely with artists and artist-run initiatives to coordinate exhibitions and special projects.