Omma Center of Contemporary Art which is located in Hania, Crete Greece is organizing an international artists' workshop at the Orthodox Academy of Crete (OAC) situated in the picturesque village of Kolymbari, near Hania, for November 5 - November 19, 2002. The purpose of the workshop is to bring together artists from all over the world, to promote both mutual understanding of different cultures and traditions and to facilitate artistic inspiration We want to create an environment where artists can work fruitfully and make worthwhile new acquaintances.
Hania is one of the most beautiful places in the Mediterranean, with the old Venetian Harbor, a multitude of sights: ancient ruins, medieval buildings, fantastic landscapes that combine white mountains with the blue sky and the sparkling clean sea, gorges, trees, very rare plants, etc. An environment that can inspire artists to produce! An experience that every artist should have the chance for, at least once in their life!
50 artists can participate (You are free to bring company if you like).
The artists will stay together in beautiful rooms, overlooking the sea They can stay in shared rooms or if they prefer they can have their own private room. They will have a studio to work in, which will be open day and night. Click here for more information about accommodations: http://www.oac.gr
You will be offered 2 canvases each (upon request) and you will create works that will be exhibited at a beautiful exhibition center near the harbor afterwards or in the main building of the OAC.
The only obligation is that the participating artists will each give the organizers one artwork.
PRICES: Including full board (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
Single room: 105 Euros per person, per day
Total cost for 15 days: 1,575 Euro
Double room: 78 Euros per person, per day
Total cost for 15 days 1,170 Euro
Artists interested in participating, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org Tel and Fax 0030 8210 42100
Deadline for declaration of participation 30 July 2002
Half payment is in advance by 30th July, the remainder by September 30 2002
OMMA CENTER OF CONEMPORARY ART