16 Feb 2020

Residencies Create Art on the Greek Island of Skopelos

Skopelos Foundation for the ArtsSkopelos, Thessaly, Greece

Opportunity Description

International Deadline: Ongoing – The Skopelos Foundation for the Arts Skopelos, an American owned and operated artist studio located on the Greek Island of Skopelos, 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.

We  offer residencies for two weeks to two months for ceramists, mixed media artists, painters, printmakers and sculptors from April through November. If for some reason you cannot stay for the full two weeks, we may make an exception on a case by case basis to prorate the time the artist works in the studio.

While at the Foundation, we recommend that artists stay in a pension that is within walking distance of the studio. The prices vary depending on the time of the year. Prices range from 25 – 60 euros per night.

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.


Residency prices not including housing for the year 2020:
2 weeks – $650
3 weeks – $750
4 weeks – $850

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

Visit us online for further details and to Apply.

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 35 days.

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