Deadline: 31/12/2015

Grant for February 2016 in Old School in Hrisey, Iceland

A grant for a free stay in February 2016 at Old School residency in Hrísey, Iceland.

Description of residency program
Hrísey, the island, is by the north coast of Iceland, short from the arctic circle. The island is surrounded with a breath taking view of the mountains on the coast of Eyjafjordur and the atmosphere will put you back in time of peace and wonderful nature. Perfect
inspiration for artists.
We are proud to announce, in cooperation with Akureyri town, that we are giving a free a stay at the Old School residency in Hrísey in February 2016.

Duration of the Residency
The residency program lasts one month.

Disciplines supported and technical information
All disciplines are supported.

Accommodation & Studio
The residency has 4 separate rooms. Therefore, 4 different artists can stay there each month.
The old schoolhouse has been facilitated with a working area for three so individuals or groups can work their art.

Fees & Support
The stay at the Old School residency is for free.

Expectations towards the artist
At the end of the month, each artist is obliged to put up an exhibition.

The application should include a complete application form, resumé or CV and samples of works.

Selection Process
A panel of professional artists review the applications shortly after the receipt. Applicants are notified of the committee´s decisions within 1 week.

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Grant for February 2016 in Old School in Hrisey, Iceland

Grant for February 2016 in Old School in Hrisey, Iceland


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