23 Aug 2019

Residencies Artist Residency on Island of Skopelos

Skopelos Foundation for the ArtsThessalia Sterea Ellada, Greece

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Opportunity Description

International Deadline: Ongoing – Work in the beautiful location of Skopelos, Greece overlooking the Aegean Sea. We have facilities for ceramists, painters, printmakers and sculptors. You will not only be able to create work but will also meet the locals to have an overall Greek experience. The island of Skopelos is a safe and inspirational environment to create art.

We offer residencies for two weeks to one month for ceramists, mixed media artists, painters, printmakers and sculptors from March through December.

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 begins as follows (subject to change):

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

Above prices does not include housing. Please see website for prices that do include housing. Please note that applications must be received two 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
t: 30 24240 24143

Opp Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opp Types: Residencies. Opp Tags: Deadlines 01 Jan thru Feb, 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, Open to Artists Worldwide, and Special Opportunities. Income: Residency.

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