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Youth creators Lab


Terrassa, Spain

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Project description

BaumannLab is a youth creationa "laboratory" in the city of Terrassa, focused on the production and support of multidisciplinar artistic creation, with visual and contemporary arts  as a principal focus of interest. Is a project depending on the Youth Department of the City Council of Terrassa. Its main objectives are: Encourage the development of the critical attitude of young people through artistic practices. Show the youth creative prespective to the citizens of Terrassa. Provide training and professionalization of young artists about contemporary art practices. Promote artistic research and development and production of artistic work processes. Encourage the production of collective creativity through the establishment of a network of relationships between institutions, organizations, groups and other stakeholders with common goals to BaumannLab and through transversal work between programs Service Child Youth and Recreation.

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

A shared full equiped flat in the center of Terrassa, living with other ESC volunteers. Only 7 minuts from placement. Some bikes are provided for the use of the volunteers. 275€/month for food & pocket money.

Training during the project

- On-arrival and Mid-term trainings provided by Spanish National Agency - Catalan lessons during all the period - Learning how a youth creation lab works, and being part of a team of professionals who loves arts and are in contact with local art scene.

Volunteer profile

Has some knowledge about graphic design (Illustrator, Photoshop...). Has interest in making photos or videos of the activities happening in Baumannlab. Is proactive, so can propose own ideas and designs. Can work in an autonomous way. Want to learn a new culture and a new language. Have at least, medium level of Spanish. Motivation to learn catalan as it is our daily work language. Notice that volunteers on that placement should work some weekends due to local activities. Those days are compensated later with free days during the week.

Placement dates

A total of 44 week(s) during the period 01/10/2019 to 31/07/2020

Placement location

Av. Jacquard 1, 08222 Terrassa

Looking for volunteers from

Austria, Estonia, Belgium, Cyprus, Germany, Denmark, Greece, Finland, France, Croatia, Italy, Hungary, Ireland, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Poland, Latvia, United Kingdom, Sweden, Slovakia, Slovenia, Romania, Portugal

Placement topics

Creativity and culture

Placement deadline

Application deadline: 17/09/2019