OSSO: Artistic Residency Project is a space of artistic creation, located in São Gregorio, a rural town 5 km from Caldas da Rainha. It is a space of multiple valences idealized according to the specificity of the artistic objects to be developed. It includes a studio area, a workshop, kitchen, accommodation and warehouse.
The space serves the development of the OSSO Colectivo projects, its collaborators and invited artists, as well as the fruition of artistic practices and objects by the local community. The artistic residency comprises a set of activities of artistic creation, research and curatorial programs, in articulation with local, national and international partners.
The program of artistic residencies has four different lines of action. Development of artistic objects entitled, Creation Residences. Invitation to artists from different areas for the development of creative projects with the local community, Village Project. A Research activity, in direct connection with the two previous lines, identified as Performance and Territory. Open Calls for the artistic and scientific community.