Language 
English/Greek
Founded 
2001
Duration 
2 weeks to 2 months
Paid by host 

Printmakers inks and other sundries.

Paid by artist 

Studio, accommodation fees, supplies, travel and subsistence costs

Application guidelines 

The application requests: 1. Description of project. 2. Describe recent work. 3. Work samples. 4. Current resume. 5. List of supplies/tools required.¬†Artists may apply for residency by contacting the Foundation at: [email protected]

Download the application form (inc. terms and conditions as well as residency fees).

Deadline

Deadline 
no deadline

The Skopelos Foundation for the Arts

The Skopelos Foundation for the Arts

Description 

The residency is offered from February-November and a two-week minimum is required and all applications are approved by the Board of Directors.

Outcome 

The Foundation requires that you donate at least 1 piece of work to their collection for future reference and exhibitions.   

Accommodation Information 

The residents may choose their accommodations among many offered on the island but the two nearest the studio are suggested and are offered at reasonable rates.

Studio Information 

The studios are situated on two floors with an additional loft space which includes a kitchen and exterior barbecue space. The studios all overlook the Aegean Sea with lots of windows so that artists always see the light and the constantly changing colors of the water. The picturesque grounds are perfect for outdoor sculpture or site-specific works.

Technical Information 

The studio is equipped with two etching presses; hydraulic press; light table; exposure drying unit; a computer loft with scanners and inkjet printers; a sculpture/ceramic studio with two electric kilns, 3 kick wheels, slab roller.

Location 

The island of Skopelos is midway between Athens and Thessaloniki surrounded by the Aegean Sea, part of the Sporades chain of islands.

There is no airport on Skopelos but there is one on the nearby island of Skiathos, a 35 minute trip by hydrofoil.

Address: 
PO Box 56
37003 Skopelos Island
Greece
Telephone 
0030 2424024143

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