The arts support fund of Svavar Guðnason and Ásta Eiríksdóttir is hereby open for applications of support. The grants given will be 500.000 kronur each and granted to two young, promising visual artists.
The following information and documents need to accompany each application:
Name of applicant, social security number, full address and telephone number, three to five photographs, slides or digital photos of applicant’s work in addition to specific information on both educational and artistic background.
All applications should be marked as: Styrktarsjóður Svavars Guðnasonar og Ástu Eiríksdóttur.
They should be sent to the National Gallery of Iceland, Laufásvegur 12, 101 Reykjavík.
The application process is open until October 23rd 2017.
Umsóknir merktar: Styrktarsjóður Svavars Guðnasonar og Ástu Eiríksdóttur, sendist til og með 23. október 2017 til Listasafns Íslands, Laufásvegi 12, 101 Reykjavík.
The jury represents members of the Icelandic Association of artists and faculty members from the Iceland Academy of the Arts, in addition to the director of the National Gallery of Iceland.