(Stone) Sculpture Symposia / Festivals

* 10 stone sculptors will be chosen to take part in the 3rd Neopolis Sculpture Symposium in Kuşadası south of Izmir from September 26th to November 3rd, 2022 (application deadline is August 15th, 2022)
* Part of Saudi Arabia’s “Vision 2030“ ist to become a hub of art with sculptures spread all over Riyadh City. A webpage informs.
* Mophradat: 10 to 15 grants for artists from or living in the Arab world, and/or engaged with the Arab world (application on a rolling basis)
* Call for Projects (on a rolling basis): „The art of bringing Europe together“ by Allianz Kulturstiftung for Europe (dt, en)
* Über Kunst am Bau bei (laufenden und abgeschlossenen) öffentlichen Bauprojekten in Deutschland informiert eine Webpage des Bundesamtes für Bauwesen und Raumordnung (BBR).

See also: News in our Calls for artists (English, deutsch)

 

2022

bildhauer/innen symposion [kunstwerk] krastal

[Stein]

Austria, Kras (not far from Villach), July 09 – August 06, 2022,

27th Intl Wooden Sculpture Symposium

[Wood]

Turkey, Gölcük, July 19 – August 06, 2022

International Woodsculpture Symposium

[Wood]

Denmark, Ringkøbing, July 24 – 31, 2022

Symposium „Kunst und Bier“ 2022

[Symposium for professionals]

Germany, Andechs, August 17 – 24, 2022, annual

28th Intl Sculpture Meeting in Sprimont 2022

[Symposium for professionals]

Belgium, Sprimont, August 22 – 28, 2022

Bildhauer-Woche 2022

[Stone]

Switzerland, Frauenfeld, August 22 – 31, 2022

22nd Intl Prokonessos Sculpture Symposium 2022

[Stone]

Turkey, Marmara Island, August 22 – September 09, 2022

20ème Festival Art et Passion du Bois 2022

[Wood: internships, expo, sales]

France, Bréville, Charente, August 27 – 28, 2022

25th Intl Wood Sculptors’ Symposium

[Wood]

Germany, St. Blasien, August 28 – September 04, 2022

10 Giornate in Pietra 2022

[Stone]

Italy, Lettomanoppello, August 28 – September 04, 2022

Sculpture Saint John

[Symposium for professionals]

Canada, Saint John, NB, August 11 – September 10, 2022, annual

 

35e Rencontres de la Pierre 2022

[Festival]

France, Junas, Gard, August 22- 28, 2022,

12ème Symposium de sculpture contemporaine

[Stone]

France, Julienne, September 13 – 26, 2022, biennial

 

3rd Neopolis Sculpture Symposium

[Stone professionals]

Turkey, Kuşadası south of Izmir, September 26 – November 03, 2022, 2022
Application open until August 15, 2022

3rd Intl Symp. of Monumental Sculpture in Black Marble

[Professionals]

Spain, Calatorao (near Saragossa), October 02 – 07, 2022

24th Sculpture by the Sea Bondi

[Symposium for professionals]

Australia, Sydney, Bondi, October 20 – November 06, 2022

8th Symposium Stone Cyprus

[Symposium for professionals]

Cyprus, Ayia Napa, October 30 – November 30, 2022

WAISS

[Western Australia Intl Stone Sculpture Symposium]

Australia, Melville, November 11 – 27, 2022

Intl Ayvalik Sculpture Symposium

[Marmara marble]

Turkey, Marmara Island, Saraylar region

11. Intl art competition „bewegter wind“ 2022

[theme: change]

Germany, Hofgeismar/Liebenau

VI Artifex

[Simp. Int. de Escultura en Piedra Caliza de Gilena]

Spain, Gilena,

Bildhauer Symposium

[Holz]

Germany, Krumbach

Krušné-mountain Wooden Sculpture Symposium

[Wood]

Czech Republic, Klášterec nad Ohří

X Intl Festival of Wooden Sculpture „Lukomorye at Baikal“

[wood]

Russia, Savvateevka, Irkutsk region

6ème Sculptures au Jardin

[Ateliers d’initiation à la sculpture]

Canada, Mascouche, Québec

IV Sculpture International Symposium

[Stone, Steel/Iron]

Spain, Soria

25th Simposio Internazionale di Scultura su Pietre FVG

[Premio Letterario Forum Traiani]

Italy, Reana del Rojale (Vergnacco)

Kaniv Intl Sculpture Symposium

[Granite]

Ukraine, Cherkasy Oblast, Kaniv

Hallowell Granite Symposium

[Granite]

USA, Hallowell, ME

2. Simposio Bienal de Escultura

[Stone]

Spain, Lora del Río, Sevilla province

18th Symposium of Sculpture “Antonio Berti Award”

[stone]

Italy, San Piero a Sieve (FI)

Rencontres Internationales de Sculpture Monumentale

[Symposium for professionals]

Belgium, Soignies, triennial

Sculto 2022

[Fair for Contemporary Stone Sculptures]

Spain, Logroño (La Rioja)

 

Intl Sculpture Symp Les Monumentales Mirecurtiennes

[wood, stone]

France, Mirecourt, Vosges,

Arctic Art Week

[17th Wood Sculpture Symposium]

Finland, Saariselkä

1. Simposio Internacional de Escultura Monumental

[stone]

Colombia, Zipaquira,

4th European Stone Stacking Championship

[Festival for balancing stones]

UK, Scotland, Dunbar, annual

European Stone Stacking Championship

3ème Symp Intl Sculpture en direct sur Marbre

[Stone Festival]

France, Béziers, Dép. Hérault, annual

York Minster Stone Carving Festival

[Festival]

UK, York, England,

31er Symposium Intl de Sculpture sur Pierre

[Stone]

France, Menet

 

11. Intl Kunstdünger e.V. Sculpture Symposium

[Various materials]

Germany, Valley/Hohendilching close to Munich, annual

 

30. Int Sculpture Symposium „Art in Stone“

[Stone]

Germany, Wunsiedel, annual

 

2023

Te Kupenga Intl Stone Sculpture Symposium 2023

[Stone]

New Zealand, New Plymouth, January 01 – 20, 2023

18th Sculpture by the Sea Cottesloe 2023

[Symposium for professionals]

Australia, Western Australia, Cottesloe, March 03 – 20, 2023

Sylacauga Magic of Marble Festival

[Stone]

USA, Sylacauga, AL, April 11 – 22, 2023

International Sculpture Symposium 2023

[Stone]

Czech Republic, Horice, biennial

 

California Sculptors Symposium 2023

[Meeting of educators, artists and students]

USA, Camp Ocean Pines, CA

European Stone Festival 2023

[Stonemasons' Festival]

Austria, Salzburg, annual

on form 2023

[Sales exhibition for stone scuplture]

UK, Asthall Manor near Oxford,

10ème concours Intl Sculpture sur Paille et Foin

[Straw and hay]

France, Valloire, Dep. Savoie

14th International Wooden Sculptors’ Symposium 2023

[Wood]

Italy, Cadipietra/Valle Aurina – Steinhaus/Ahrntal, South Tyrol,
July 03 – 09, 2023annual

Intl Wood Carver Symposium 2023

[Wood]

Switzerland, Brienz, annual

13. Bildhauersymposium

[Stone]

Germany, Hoyerswerda, annual

 

Symposium for Peace and Democracy 2023

[Stone]

Germany, near Kaiserslautern, Rhineland-Palatinate, summer 2023

Festival Mains d’art

[Symposium for professionals, stone, steel]

France, Saint-Michel-de-Chavaignes (72) biennial

19th Intl Symposium of Monumental Sculpture

[Symposium for professionals]

France, Oudon, biennial

Intl Symposium on Alabaster Sculpture

[Symposium for professionals]

Spain, Albalate del Arzobispo, biennial

Symposium international de sculpture de Durbuy 2023

[Stone]

Belgium, Durbuy,

Nashua Intl Sculpture Symposium 2023

[3 weeks festival]

USA, Nashua, NH

17. Pegauer Bildhauer-Pleinair 2023

[Symposium for professionals (Cottaer Sandstone)]

Germany, Pegau, Saxonia

31er Festival Internat. de Sculpture Camille Claudel

[Stone]

France, La Bresse ,

9ème Symposium Int. de Sculpture 2023

[Symposium for professionals]

Canada, Saint-Georges, Québec, annual

3rd Symposium of Monumental Sculptures 2023

[Any Material]

France, Saint Senoux (35), Bretagne

29th International Sculptor’s Symposium

[Wood, Stone]

Switzerland, Sur-En

International WoodSculpture Symposium 2023

[Wood]

Denmark, Sønderborg,

Canadian Stone Carving Festival 2023

[Festival]

Canada, Ottawa, ON, annual

Festival de la Sculpture et du Marbe

[Stone]

France, Pyrénées, St. Béat

 

2024

Int. Obernkirchener Bildhauer Symposium 2024

[Stone]

Germany, Obernkirchen

9ème Fête de la Pierre

[Stone Festival]

France, St Germain Nuelles, Beaujolais, biennial

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Bienal del Chaco

[Stone]

Argentina, Chaco, biennial