The Old School is a charming sustainable and non-profitable residency on a peaceful island named Hrísey by the north coast of Iceland, a short distance from the arctic circle and surrounded with a breathtaking view of the mountains on the coast of Eyjafjörður. The main objective of the residency is to provide an opportunity for international exchange, where professional artists in all media including writers and performing artists are given the opportunity to meet, exchange ideas and possibly cooperate in a peaceful environment.
Duration: 1 - 6 months
Number of Residents: 1 - 4
Guest friendly: Yes with a guest fee.
Studio type: Shared studio with 3 workspaces. Fourth room with no workspace.
Work facilities / Equipment: A studio with easels, running water and bits and pieces.
Disciplines: All types of artists.
Residency Fee: Yes