Deadline: Open call

Last minute call in May for Old school in Hrisey, Iceland

Rooms available in May 2019 with 50% discount.

Open call for residency in perfect area for inspiration such as northern lights.
Because of 10 Years Anniversary of Old School residency, we offer rooms with 50% discount in May 2019. Application and more information can be found on our website.

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.

Duration of residency 
The duration for this residency is minimum 4 weeks.

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. 
This includes a sitting room and kitchen.
Toilet and shower. (Hot spring water from the island, you can take long showers)
Bed linen included.

Fees and support 
(One room for one month with studio)
Room 1 - 275 EUR
Room 2 - 275 EUR
Room 3 - 300 EUR
Room 4 - 250 EUR
40% extra for each extra person.

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

Application information 
Since 2009, Old School has been an art residency and from 2012 there is an ongoing “Open call” for applications for Old school artist residency and we welcome last minute applications. 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.

For further information and sending application

Last minute call in May for Old school in Hrisey, Iceland

Last minute call in May for Old school in Hrisey, Iceland


No application deadline / Open call

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