Alps Art Academy (Switzerland) > Open call

From June 28 to July 7, 2018, the 2nd international Alps Art Academy will take place in the Safiental (Grisons, Switzerland). The Tenna Summer Academy, which is held every two years, focuses on land and environmental art.
In dialogue with the art-historical movement of the 60s and 70s, contemporary approaches to art in the Alpine landscape are discussed and further developed. The Alps Art Academy creates a platform for proposals for a possible future Land Art, which integrates the landscape, nature and the environment as well as history and society into its production.

Around 25 to 30 participants can apply to participate in the summer academy with a specific project idea, portfolio and letter of motivation.

CHF 1200.-, USD 1200.-, EUR 1000.- (10 days academy, room and board, excursions during the academy’s session), excluding travel expenses. For participants who need financial support it is possibile to apply for a scholarship.

The academy is committed to a broad mix of participants (age, gender, origin) and lower-income applicants can apply for a reduction of the fee and / or a travel scholarship up to a maximum of 100%.
In addition to the regular documents, applicants should provide a letter of justification with the application form (DE or EN, maximum 600 characters).

Deadline (extended): 25 March 2018

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