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    ART • DESIGN LAB • ARCHITECTURE • CONSTRUCTION • SUSTAINABILITY • INTERNSHIPS • RESIDENCIES • STUDY • TRAVEL ...

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       ART • DESIGN • ARCHITECTURE • CONSTRUCTION • PERMACULTURE • INTERNSHIPS • RESIDENCIES • STUDY • TRAVEL ...     

GAIN MASTERY IN YOUR PASSIONS

WHILE LIVING & CREATING MORE SUSTAINABLY WITH NATURE

STUDIO 
INTERNSHIPS & RESIDENCIES • LABS • COURSES • WORKSHOPS • LEARN NEW SKILLS!

MAKING

CONSTRUCTION

TRAVEL

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GARDENING

FARMING

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ARCHITECTURE

Discover Your Passion for Eco-friendly Architecture, Eco Living, Artistic Creation and Sustainable Construction in Antigua, Guatemala!

 

Are you ready to embark on a life-changing journey in the world of sustainable design, art, handmade construction and living on a spectacular farm? Look no further than our extraordinary design/architecture lab with earth integrated construction firm nestled in the breathtaking landscapes of Antigua, Guatemala. We are thrilled to offer you a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to participate in our exclusive eco-travel experience that includes everything from design, art and construction internships to horseback riding in surrounding forest. You will not only hone your skills, but also contribute to creating a greener, more sustainable future. Offered in English and Spanish.

 

Your Sustainable Farm Sanctuary and Spanish Colonial UNESCO Village

Immerse yourself in a serene and picturesque environments in and near Antigua, as you live and work on a thriving sustainable farm and village complete with riding horses, eco gardens, cobbled streets and virgin forest. Embrace the ancient and natural wonders around you, from lush gardens to organic crops and home-made construction projects primarily made from the land, all while engaging in meaningful projects and events that fuse biodiversity with modern design principles and eco-friendly practices. Our farm sanctuary and housing in nearby Spanish Colonial UNESCO village  of Antigua, GT will be your haven. Inspiring creativity, adventure and nurturing your passion for sustainable living in a low stress environment. You can customize your internship to focus on your particular interests: 

 

  • Sustainable Construction Techniques and Skill Development

  • Organic Gardening, Preserving and Food Preparation Skills

  • Animal Husbandry & Horse Riding with Biodiverse integrations

  • Designing & Modeling Sustainable Projects

  • Art & Design Studios Building Art, Furniture & Bespoke Cottages

  • Learning Sustainable Skills Applicable to More Resilient and Creative Living

  • Live & Work on-site learning the many rewards of building with Nature

 

 A Learning Experience Like No Other 

Are you eager to broaden your horizons and learn from industry experts? Our eco-design lab and architectural/construction firm are led by experienced visionary professionals, each dedicated to empowering our interns with comprehensive knowledge and hands-on experience. From mastering the art of sustainable design to acquiring cutting-edge eco-friendly construction techniques, you'll be equipped with the tools needed to bring your creative visions to life.

 

Want time to reflect & create what's next in your career & life?
Experience Customized Travel Apprenticeships, Internships & Residencies
Build your Resume & Portfolio.  Experience living more sustainably. See what happens next...  Grow Your Resilience. LIVE IN ART & NATURE!

 

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Try new techniques & Process- Become an intern to professional artists, AJ Landon reviews you work, listens to your goals, offers portfolio advise, share marketing ideas, career & exhibition opportunities... Mixed Media, Digital, Photography, Sculpture...

Build a Greener Career- Become an intern to architect/designer, Jude Steele, who will review your work, teach new skills, share project development, & design the life & career you want. Interiors, Web, Graphics, Objects, Landscape, Branding... 

Develop Greener Ideas- Become an intern to an eco-architecture firm. Get portfolio & resume advise while working on ongoing projects. Learn Sustainable Planning, Green Architecture, Landscape, Natural Construction Management, CDs, BIM, Off-grid Living...

Multi- Disciplinary Custom Experiential Learning in Antigua, Guatemala - a 

15th century Spanish village - Farming, Permaculture, Art Studios, Architecture, Marketing, Business Development, Cooking, Homesteading, Preserving, Spanish lessons,

Entrepreneurship...

Custom Apprentice/ Internships in your field of interest - customize your time & practices with others: Permaculture, Building Skills, Green Architecture, Earth Integrations, Farming Tourism, Entrepreneurship, Regeneration, Biodiversity, Construction, Furniture, Video, Writing, Research...

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COME VISIT & SEE WHAT HAPPENS NEXT...

  • Find Your Fresh Perspective while you Decompress.

  • Give Yourself Time to Relax & Create & Have Fun! 

  • Discover Life beyond Borders

  • Simply Live & Learn in a Village & Farm with less $, yet more FUN!​

Are you a traveler, student, recent graduate, professional or creative curious person of any kind wanting to:

  • Get away from your routine?

  • See new places & people?

  • Boost your creativity?

  • Develop new ideas & projects?

  • Share ideas with others from around the world?

  • Participate in events, excursions & projects that inspires you?

  • Build up your resume for improved career advancements?

We have lots to offer - a Creative Collective of Artists / Designer / Architects, Builders, etc. living in Antigua, Guatemala.

Do whatever You Want. When You Want!  It's time to create your own idea of your rewarding life, education & career.

Connect with other Creatives & Expand Your Skills... Let's Imagine, Plan & Build more Resilience & Biodiversity together!

 

Contact:   Artists.ViaGaleria@gmail.com.  FREE CONSULT

Whether you have no experience or many years into your career - Do you seek inspiration & fun adventures? START HERE:
 
Students & recent graduates to professionals & clients, receive support in pursuing their unique interests & objectives with a customized itinerary developed with you to meet your requests. Schedule your private excursions with our bilingual interpreters & drivers ready to take you anywhere. Share our village and farm life. Plus, access the space you need to think and create in our village: Offices • Lodgings, Art & Architecture Studios • Gallery • Building Projects • Design Lab • Internships.
 
Ready to put in the effort to make the changes you want? Whether a recent graduate seeking an internship or a professional wanting time to reflect, focus & develop new project ideas. Join us in Antigua, Guatemala for a week or longer doing what you want.

 

Take home your inspired vision for what’s next for you. Enhance your skills while enjoying this Colonial Village Paradise... Inspiring adventures abound. And, most of all, HAVE SOME FUN!                   Rates vary on your choices>

 

      ART • DESIGN • ARCHITECTURE • CONSTRUCTION • PERMACULTURE • INTERNSHIPS • RESIDENCIES • STUDY • TRAVEL ...     

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HOW CAN YOU PARTICIPATE & WHO IS THIS TEAM :

  • Environments, experiences, education, community, exhibitions & material interactions to advance best practices & inspire creative human-centered Education, Art, Design, Architecture, Agriculture, Eco Villages & more Sustainable Living.

  • Not matter what discipline or career you have chosen, we invite you to explore & share how your creative ideas & works might contribute to our better regenerative tomorrows. 

  • Attend our rolling admission Workshops, Internships & Events in & around Antiqua, Guatemala.

  • Design your own customized experience, projects & schedule. It can be very flexible. 

  • Directed by artist/designer/makers Andrew & Jade Landon & architect Jude Steele + a crew of creative planners & makers.

 

Offering  Village & Farm Life •  Studios  •  Lodgings  •  Farming •  Events  •  Residencies  •  Excursions  • Inspiration  •  FUN!  

Add Meaning  •  Live in Beauty  •  Own Less  •  Have more Time & Connection • Add Nature & Art  to Your Life •  Explore Resilience 

  • Imagine a world living abundantly, while within its limits.

  • A world that is regenerating rather than depleting the environment

  • Where cooperation and connection are rewarded.

  • Develop your own more creative and regenerative lifestyle, wherever you live.

  • We invite you to get involved with this Resilient Regenerative Building Design Lab. 

 

Blend travel, art, food, music, planning , building, growing & conversation into immersive creative experiences.

Now... in ANTIGUA, GUATEMALA - UNESCO World Heritage Site  Join English, & Spanish speakers.  All ages, ethnic groups, & curious travelers are Welcome; students to seniors.*In spite of some news coverage, Guatemala & Antigua especially are very safe & tourist friendly locations. Best kept Secret! 

 

INTERNSHIP & COURSE OFFERINGS TO VISITORS & LOCALS:

  • Excursions, Studios & Projects with wifi, customized to YOUR kind of discipline + custom travel support.

  • Share studios & labs with other international creatives & travelers.

  • Learn new skills while building sustainable & creative village & farm projects. Make Art in Nature.

  • Local Lodgings- Based on your budget from hostel rooms to luxury hotels.

  • Events & Workshops: Plastic Arts • Architecture • Ceramics • Textiles • Design • Interiors • Food Making • Eco-Solutions • Film •  Photography • Writing • Permaculture Farming • Animal Husbandry • Horseback Riding • Innovation • Anything Creative

  • Apprenticeship/Internships/Residencies: Opportunities to learn & share design & construction skills on eco-friendly projects with experienced architecture & design & building professionals.

 

OUR TEAM

 

Our passion-driven multi-disciplinary international team ensures that our mission is reflected in everything we do. Providing viable environmentally responsible living practices that honors respectful collaboration with Nature. We are a design lab, artist collective and maker team who creates environments, arts, food and products. Creating dynamic solutions and art works that address regenerative solutions through creative exploration. Inviting others to participate as residents. Then sharing these ideas and events online and on site to inspire others to contribute their own ideas and projects towards building our more resilient and regenerative world. 

Contact Artists.ViaGaleria@gmail.com for your dates, choices & availability. ALL WELCOME.