Call for applications: 2017 Salzburg International Summer Academy of Fine Arts
July 17–August 26, 2017
Grant application deadline: April 3
Priority application deadline: May 2
Salzburg International Summer Academy of Fine Arts
Hohensalzburg Fortress, Arbeitshaus, Mönchsberg 34
T +43 662 842113
The Salzburg International Summer Academy of Fine Arts welcomes your application to participate in one of its 18 courses.
About the 2017 Summer Academy programme
Special features are topical positions in painting (Paulina Olowska, Melissa Gordon a. o.), in sculpture and installation (Michael Beutler), and curating (Ruth Noack and Diana Campbell Betancourt), as well as unusual and rarely-taught artistic techniques such as miniature painting (Aisha Khalid) and stone sculpture (Andreas Lolis), which will both be examined from a contemporary point of view.
Michael Beutler, Kimberly Bradley, Diana Campbell Betancourt, Tony Chakar, Distruktur – Melissa Dullius/Gustavo Jahn, Melissa Gordon, Valérie Jouve, Aisha Khalid, Andreas Lolis, Bernhard Martin, Till Megerle, Sabrina Möller/Sabine B. Vogel, Marc Monzó, Ruth Noack, Paulina Olowska, Lukas Pusch, Tex Rubinowitz, Mark Van Yetter
See detailed descriptions of courses and biographies of the teachers here.
Why study at Salzburg International Summer Academy of Fine Arts?
The Salzburg International Summer Academy of Fine Arts, founded in 1953 by Oskar Kokoschka as the “School of Vision,” in Hohensalzburg Fortress, is the oldest of its kind in Europe. Every year, some 300 participants from more than 50 countries attend around 20 courses.
–open for application to anyone interested
–unique opportunity to study with outstanding artists/curators/writers who mostly don’t hold a professorship elsewhere
–during 1–4 weeks, you can devote yourselves exclusively to reflecting on and producing art
–individual attention, one-on-one critiques as well as group discussions
–fantastic atmosphere in the ancient locations
–some 80 grants, usually covering participation fee only, are available
All prospective participants must apply for acceptance. On the basis of the submitted dossier, the teaching artists select participants. The fees are between 450 and 1,200 EUR, depending on the duration of the course. Students are entitled to a reduced fee. All applications received by May 2, 2017 will be treated equally. Later applications are welcome, and will be processed in the order received, according to vacancies in the courses. More info
The Summer Academy offers numerous grants, usually covering participation fee only. Application deadline is April 3, 2017. More info