for artists and art students from around the world
The Cost and Available Dates
The Cyprus Studio School operates from early October to the end of May annually. It is not available in the Summer months (book instead on the Cyprus Summer Studio for those months).
We ask people to book for an initial minimum of a two week
period, with each additional week (or part of a week) charged after
The initial two week period is charged at 180 euro. This allows for a single
room. After that each week is charged at 80 euro a week. This pays for studio
space. Technnically we do not charge for the basic youth hostel style living
accommodation we offer in Lempa for those offered studio space ("rent
free"). A charge for utility bills is also made for stays of four weeks or more
of 10 euro a month.
You can book for any two week period initially and we will let you know if
there is space at the time you wish to attend. If you leave the
accommodation (for example to travel around the island or region) we will
still have to charge you for attendance if the studio space and room are
There is a 10% discount on all fees for stays of six weeks or more
when paid in advance.
Not included: your travel (usually air fare) to and from Cyprus, any travel within Cyprus, travel (medical) insurance, food, art materials or other sundries.
If you want to stay longer than two months it usually costs less to
apply for our Artists' Residency Programme or to ask us about the
possibility of special arrangements. Click here for details.
Remember stays on the Cyprus Studio School programme are not available between 1 June and 30 September, but all dates outside of this period are possible subject to space being available.