Casadasartes is a space for the creation of scenic, visual and audiovisual arts built in the middle of nature.
Located in Embu das Artes, the House has the particularity of being located in the surroundings of São Paulo and at the same time immersed in the native forest.
This unique space was designed to attend all the needs of the artistic creative process, from conception to presentation, in an inspiring environment.
After a decade of operating of private operation, in 2010, CASADASARTES established itself as a non-profit association with the aim of supporting the development of artists from various backgrounds and disciplines. Since then, the house has welcomed numerous artists and companies, providing them with a space for the development of their work free of charge. Furthermore, CASADASARTES has organized free International Artistic Residencies for women, established a free Cineclub, and a free Screenplay Incubator. For the production of feature and short films, CASADASARTES has created the production company CASADASARTES FILM PRODUCTION LTD.
COMMITMENT TO DIVERSITY
All actions of CASADASARTES emphasize the inclusion of women, people of color, indigenous individuals, and LGBTQIAPN+ community members.
The rehearsal and presentation hall is 20m long X 10m wide X 9.60m high. The space has a grid capable of supporting up to 500 kg at a height of 8 m, making the house suitable for rehearsals, researches and trainings of aerial work of any kind.
The saloon also has wooden floors with several anchor points, acrobatic mattresses, professional sound equipment and a projector.
In parallel to the funding activities and the development of its own projects, the House receives groups and companies that want to create their works in an inspiring environment, for short or long periods, occasionally or staying in residence.
Actresses, actors, dancers, dancers, circus artists, filmmakers, directors, writers, designers, painters and professionals dedicated to physical, mental or spiritual development who are looking for a space away from the city for a creative immersion, are welcome.
The House offers special rental conditions for companies without government support.
Casadasartes is located in the Chácaras Aurora neighborhood in Embú das Artes, 25km from the city of São Paulo, Brazil.
Embú, which after a plebiscite in 2011 became Embú das Artes, is a city with an unexpected contemporary specialization: hosting artists.
More about Embu das Artes
Tel: +55 11 97457 6099
Access is via Raposo Tavares - Rodoanel Highway or Régis Bittencourt.
It can also be done by public transport leaving São Paulo and arriving nearby.