8 Oct 2016

Residencies Create Art on the Greek Island of Skopelos

Skopelos Foundation for the ArtsSkopelos, Thessalia Sterea Ellada, Greece

Opportunity Description

International Deadline: Ongoing – The Skopelos Foundation for the Arts is looking for the adventurous artist that would want to immerse themselves and create from the Greek culture. We offer residencies in ceramics, painting, printmaking and sculpting.

We accept applications year round, and following receipt of a completed application, the review process takes approximately 2 weeks. The deadline is 90 days prior to your arrival, preferably earlier.

Residencies last from 2 weeks to 2 months year round with the exception of January and February due to the cold weather and extreme conditions, with each artist determining the length of time appropriate to the work he or she wants to accomplish. While at the Foundation, artists typical stay in a pension within walking distance of the studio. The rooms have a kitchenette so that residents may prepare their own food if necessary. Artists who have specific facilities’ needs should contact the Foundation to determine if our studio will accommodate your work. The residency fee is tiered based on the length of your stay.

The pricing is as follows (subject to change):

2 weeks – $500
3 weeks – $650
4 weeks – $750

Please note that applications must be received three months prior to the residency.

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If you have questions about the application, or need further information about the Foundation, please do not hesitate to contact me by e-mail at info@skopart.org or by phone at 3 0 24240 24143.

The Skopelos Foundation for the Arts
P.O. Box 56
Skopelos Island, Greece 37003

Opp Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opp Types: Residencies. Opp Tags: $0 Entry/Application Fee, Deadlines 03 March thru April, Deadlines 05 May thru June, Deadlines 07 July thru Aug, Deadlines 09 Sept thru Oct, Deadlines 11 Nov thru Dec, Deadlines Ongoing and Recurring, and Open to Artists Worldwide. Income: In-Kind Benefit and Residency. Opportunity expires in 53 days.

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