November and December ’18 available for residency applications!

Due to cancellation, the residency has availability during November and December 2018! If you are interested, apply now via our online application page 

 

Info about us:

We are are an artist-owned residency situated in the beautiful Lefkada island in the Ionian Sea in Western Greece. Our guests include painters, photographers, musicians, writers, dancers and researchers. The guests enjoy the quiet rural landscape added with the possibility of going to some of the most stunning beaches in Europe.

Description of the residency. The house is an old, fully renovated stone house (90m2) situated in a small village located in the heart of the island (inside a lush valley 450m from sea level).  It consists of 2 floors, a small 0.5 hectare gravel garden terrace & a balcony of 5m2 facing North-East. There is a shared 1 toilet & shower downstairs and open-plan, shared kitchen upstairs.

When applying with colleagues, note that the house is one open space with one stone staircase separating 2 floors and no space-dividing doors. 1 bedroom-alcove with garden downstairs and a shared bathroom in the upper floor, a small working unit, a sofa bed and a well-equipped kitchen upstairs. Both floors have their own entrances.

The guests pay a deposit for the house keys of 100€ before traveling and always sign a renting contract. Cancellation before 6 months prior to travel is cost-free. Own travel insurance is strongly recommended. The programme does not provide individual travel grants.

Please see the residency FAQ and Information for guests section on our homepage prior to applying. Guests are allowed to apply together as a group, bring friends and colleagues to visit after applying or the rent can be shared otherwise according to a suggestion by the guest.  All guests will be informed about the general conditions & rules of the house after being approved to the programme. Guests who are accepted, sign a written renting contract and pay a cancellation deposit of 100 euros that will be returned after the stay.

 

More Info: 

sfakiotes-residency.net

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25.9.2018

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Available free times for Applications June 2018 onwards

The residency is open for applications for June 2018 – March 2019, 1-3 month periods (1-2 weeks also accepted).

Note: June 22nd – 30th ’18 we are closed for maintenance 

 

 Apply now via our online application page 

 

Info about us:

We are are an artist-owned residency situated in the beautiful Lefkada island in the Ionian Sea in Western Greece. Our guests include painters, photographers, musicians, writers, dancers and researchers. The guests enjoy the quiet rural landscape added with the possibility of going to some of the most stunning beaches in Europe.

Description of the residency. The house is an old, fully renovated stone house (90m2) situated in a small village located in the heart of the island (inside a lush valley 450m from sea level).  It consists of 2 floors, a small 0.5 hectare gravel garden terrace & a balcony of 5m2 facing North-East. There is a shared 1 toilet & shower downstairs and open-plan, shared kitchen upstairs.

When applying with colleagues, note that the house is one open space with one stone staircase separating 2 floors and no space-dividing doors. 1 bedroom-alcove with garden downstairs and a shared bathroom in the upper floor, a small working unit, a sofa bed and a well-equipped kitchen upstairs. Both floors have their own entrances.

The guests pay a deposit for the house keys of 100€ before traveling and always sign a renting contract. Cancellation before 6 months prior to travel is cost-free. Own travel insurance is strongly recommended. The programme does not provide individual travel grants.

Please see the residency FAQ and Information for guests section on our homepage prior to applying. Guests are allowed to apply together as a group, bring friends and colleagues to visit after applying or the rent can be shared otherwise according to a suggestion by the guest.  All guests will be informed about the general conditions & rules of the house after being approved to the programme. Guests who are accepted, sign a written renting contract and pay a cancellation deposit of 100 euros that will be returned after the stay.

 

 

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sfakiotes-residency.net

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resartis.org 

25.3.2018

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Call for Applications – late 2017 until early 2019

APPLICATION FOR SFAKIOTES RESIDENCY PROGRAMME 

 

NOW AVAILABLE FOR APPLYING:

DECEMBER 2o17 – MARCH 2019, 1-3 month periods

Note: June 22nd – 30th ’18 we are closed for maintenance 

 

 Apply now via our online application page 

Please see the residency FAQ and Information for guests section on our homepage prior to applying. Guests are allowed to apply together as a group, bring friends and colleagues to visit after applying or the rent can be shared otherwise according to a suggestion by the guest. The house is one studio space in 2 floors and best suitable for people who know each other in advance.  All guests will be informed about the general conditions & rules of the house after being approved to the programme. Guests who are accepted, sign a written renting contract and pay a cancellation deposit of 100 euros that will be returned after the stay.

 

GENERAL INFORMATION

Description of the residency. The house is an old, fully renovated stone house (90m2). It consists of 2 floors, a small 0.5 hectare gravel garden terrace & a balcony of 5m2 facing North-East. There is a shared 1 toilet & shower downstairs and open-plan, shared kitchen upstairs.

When applying with colleagues, note that the house is one open space with one stone staircase separating 2 floors and no doors. 1 bedroom-alcove with garden downstairs and a shared bathroom in the upper floor, a small working unit, a sofa bed and a well-equipped kitchen upstairs. Both floors have their own entrances.

The guests pay a deposit for the house keys of 100€ before traveling and always sign a renting contract. Cancellation before 6 months prior to travel is cost-free. Own travel insurance is strongly recommended. The programme does not provide individual travel grants. Please see more information at the Residency Info section and FAQ.

 

Apply for the residency here.

 

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sfakiotes-residency.net

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14.11.2017

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OPEN CALL BY INVITATION: APPLY NOW NOV 2017 & JAN-MARCH 2018

OPEN CALL BY INVITATION

NEW PROCEDURE FOR FLEXIBLE APPLICATIONS

 

 

In 2018, Sfakiotes residency starts a new Open application by Invitation procedure, giving 30 % of the residencies via invitation more flexibly and without a formal application process for suitable guests.

 

Sfakiotes Residency Programme has 4 weeks in November, 1.-30.11., 2017 and January – March 2017, 1-3 month periods available for application. Apply now via our online application page latest 31.8. www.sfakiotes-residency.net/application for the winter-spring 2018 or November 2017 residency, or text us during the vacation period in July +358(0)41 458 6187 for reservation.

 

Normal application times (for Apr-Dec 2018 excluding July 2018) is in September-October 2017. For further information, please visit our web page.

 

Happy, flexible holidays!

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PROGRAMME 2017

SRP

PROGRAMME  2017

 

JANUARY – MARCH

16.1.—31.3.2017

Ongjen Krackovic & Zivko Prascevic

video & photography, Montenegro

2,5 months

 

APRIL

1. – 25.4.2017

Féline Minne

Painting, GB

3 weeks

 

 MAY

1.-30.5.2017

Venla & Noora Sandgren

Finland

Continuation for project in 2016, part 2.

1 month

 

JUNE

5.-18.6.2017 

Karolina Ginman, Salla Lehtola 

WORKING GROUP 

Dance, choreography & pedagogy, Finland

2 weeks

 

JUNE – JULY

19.6. – 11.7.

Merri Haanpää

Ballet, producing, Finland

3 weeks

 

AUGUST

1.8.-29.8.2017

Lisa Edetun

Visual art, Sweden

1 month

 

SEPTEMBER

1.-29.9.2017

Anna Niskanen

Film, Finland

1 month

 

OCTOBER

1.- 29.10.2017

Jaana Valtari

Painting, Finland

1 month

 

NOVEMBER

1. – 29.11.2017

Tamara Piilola

Painting, Finland

1 month

 

DECEMBER

1.-29.12.2017

Ariella van Luyn

Literature, Australia

 1 month

 

©sfakiotes residency programme 2016 

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OPEN CALL – APPLICATIONS FOR 2017

 

 

 

SFAKIOTES RESIDENCY 2017

The application period for January – December, 2017, starts 1. September and ends 30. September, 2016. Please fill in the online application form on our website and attach a CV.

Groups, couples or individuals of maximum 4 people at a time can apply for a period of 1-2 months. The house is ideal for 2-3 persons and has accommodation for 4-5 people. The house is always rented as a whole. Shorter periods are possible but minimum 1 month residency applications are prioritized. Note that we do not offer travel bursaries or cover living costs.

Please visit our FAQ and Application page as well as Information for guests section on our homepage, as well as updated rent rates, prior to applying.

The residencies granted for 2017 will be announced in October on our website. Please apply only in case you are certain that you will be able to attend if accepted.

 

 

 

 

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JULY 2 weeks & AUGUST 2016 2 weeks AVAILABLE

 

UPDATE April 24. 2016

1.-15.7.2016 2 WEEKS &

15.-31.8. 2 WEEKS Still available.

Reservations & inquiries: info (at) sfakiotes-residency.net

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July & August 2016 are available at Sfakiotes Residency. Send your free application to info (at) sfakiotes-residency.net. Minimum stay: 2 weeks, maximum stay 2 months.

200€ / week  includes the use of the air-conditioned, 90m2, fully furnished, 2-storey stone house in the rural mountains, water and electricity, a WiFi connection, bed sheets, towels and full kitchen supplies.

There is a parking lot for a small car  directly on the property; a garden / terrace and a breakfast balcony upstairs. The open-plan,  traditional, fully renovated stone house faces east and is situated 15 min drive south of Lefkada town in a small Ionian mountain village. The next village has a pharmacy, bakery, a gas station and a supermarket. No extra fees are taken per guests. There are cats to feed in the prpperty (no indoor pets). Family members and visitors are welcome to join!

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OPEN CALL – CANCELLATIONS FOR 2016

CANCELLATIONS & AVAILABLE TIMES 2016:

All artists, previous guests and friends of Sfakiotes can apply for the cancellation times. Want to spend your summer holidays here? Fly away from the winter for February to the Mediterranean, short notice? Or are you looking for spending the last month of the year in the sun, fully concentrating on your future projects & work? Act now! And tell your friends.

Cancellations and free times for 2016: February, August & December, 4 weeks each, or ask for a shorter time. February -15% off. Email your reservation to: info@sfakiotes-residency.net.

Sfakiotes Residency is a part of Res Artis, Worldwide Network of Artist Residencies

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PROGRAMME 2016

PROGRAMME 2016 SFAKIOTES for SFAKIOTES RESIDENCY has been published.

Congrats to all guests! If you would like to ask about the times given, please contact us directly at info@sfakiotes-residency.net. This year we stressed applications with a minimum duration of 4 weeks.

 

SRP

 

PROGRAMME 2016

WINTER MAINTENANCE BREAK 1.-11.1.

 

JANUARY – FEBRUARY

Narges Kharghani (IRAN)

15  January – 30 February (1.5 months)

Film

 

MARCH

Johanna Paalanen (FIN)

March, 2016 (1 month)

Visual Arts, Research

 

APRIL

Barbara Loisch (UK)

April, 2016 (1 month)

Visual arts, Anthropology

 

MAY

Michael McDevitt & Allison Blair (USA)

May, 2016 (1 month)

Visual Arts

 

JUNE

Mia Erlin

June, 2016 (1 month)

Arts Management, dance, theatre (FIN)

 

JULY

SUMMER MAINTENANCE BREAK 1.-30.7.

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AUGUST

Pia Houni & Kirsi Reinola (FIN) / January 2016, 3 weeks

August, 2016 (1 month)

Research, Video art

 

SEPTEMBER

Noora & Venla Sandgren (FIN)

September, 2016 (1 month)

Photography, performance

 

OCTOBER

Veera Hoppula (FIN)

October, 2016 (1 month)

Visual arts

 

NOVEMBER

Sanna Kivijärvi, Katja Sutela & Riikka Ahokas (FIN)

November, 2016 ( 1 month)

Research, Music Education

 

DECEMBER

Jaime Angelopoulos & Derrick Piens (CAN)

December, 2016 (1 month)

Visual Arts

 

©sfakiotes residency programme 2015

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CANCELLATION 13. – 22.12.2015 10 DAYS

A residency period of 10 days is available due to cacellation in December 13.-22.12.2015.

Please contact info (at) sfakiotes-residency.net

The cancellation time will be given via our website or social media without application procedure. The rent is 175€ / week /whole house or negotiable including a balcony, a small garden. The house fits 4 and has a small parking lot, Wifi, electricity, warm water and heating and is fully furnished including sheets and towels. There are pets on the residency yard.

For future cancellations please follow our Facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/sfakiotes.residency

Information about the residency programme here.

 

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