Sculpture Trail on route to the viewpoint of protected area Cordillera Escallera
Photo Javier Quintana
Trek to ‘ El Miradore’ to look for a suitable place for your sculpture.
Visit the Chacra of Don Angel to search for materials such as ‘Atadijo’ natural rope traditionally used in construction, bamboo (caña brava, chicosa a smaller version of bamboo.) there is a strong grass used in basket weaving which you can use to create any formation.
fallen wood, stones, vines, palma leaves grow on the land of Sachaqa and we can learn how to weave them into a shelter and earth (Quincha building technique.)
The programme does not include materials.
Two weeks to develop ideas in the studio.
Present your ideas to the local Municipalidad.
Work on site to make your sculpture
Student/ Professional artist talk to invited guests – explanation of past work and development of new works made at Sachaqa.
Solaman Barker ‘ Monument of the Jungle’
Claire Mcardle – UK ‘Dancing of children’
Alia Shahab – Canada
Amy Reader - USA
Nicola McGarry – Canada
Sarah Rosenthal – USA
PRICE: $590 - month program $310 - two weeks
Includes: Basic Residency, tour of the sculpture trail and a trip to the farm of Don Angel where we can collect natural materials or ceramics course / depands what you would like to create.