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Five scholarships in 2021 for professional 3-D artists by Fondazione Internazionale per la Scultura

The Centro Internazionale di Scultura (CIS) in Peccia. Photo: CIS / Thierry Burgherr

Deadline for application is March 31, 2020 / Artists will live and work at the Centro di Scultura in Peccia, Switzerland

For 2021, the Fondazione Internazionale per la Scultura again awards 5 scholarships to artists who are dedicated to three-dimensional work. From May to the end of October, they will live and work at the Centro Internazionale di Scultura in Peccia, Switzerland in the Ticino canton.

Professional 3-D artists may apply for the studio scholarship after completion of their studies at a recognized university/academy. Recommended are 1-2 years professional experience and exhibitions of their work. Applicants with no formal education must have been working as artists for at least 5 years and must have exhibited their works publicly (in galleries, art spaces, museums) or have been able to exhibit 3 of their works in a public space.

The scholarship is CHF 1500 per month. The artists will have a personal studio at their disposal, a shared work area with a 20-t crane and three workshops equipped with all the necessary tools and materials for work with stone (marble), wood and metal etc. They will live in individual apartments in the artists’ building which is located in the village center of Peccia.

Deadline for applications is March 31, 2020.

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Scolarship winners 2020

The logo of the Centro Internazionale di Scultura.

(30.11.2019; USA: 11.30.2019)