Dates & prices 2021

Artist Coaching Residencies 2021

  •  Spring: 6 March - 17 April

  •  Summer: 8 May – 5 June 

  •  Autumn: 11 September - 23 October


If you would like to come outside these planned time-slots, please contact us and we will check if we can accommodate you.

Intensive Workshops 2021

  • Collage: 5 - 12 June

  • Developing Artistic Voice: 3 - 10 April, 17 – 24 July, 31 July - 7 August


Prices 2021

Artist Coaching Residency

including five 2-hour individual coaching sessions:

One week: single occupancy, full board: € 890

Two weeks or more, single occupancy, full board: € 840 per week

Partners of artists staying in the same room, full board: € 450 a week.

Per extra day, single occupancy, full board, two hours of coaching: € 150

Per extra day, single occupancy, full board: € 70

All workshops

including six 3-hour group tuition sessions:

One week, single occupancy, full board: € 1100

One week, double occupancy, full board: € 950 per week

Partners of artists staying in the same room, full board: € 450 a week.

If you book two workshops together you get
a 10% discount on the second workshop.



  • Pick up/drop-off at train station Metamorfosi where suburban trains arrive every 30 minutes from the airport.

  • Accommodation is en suite, air-conditioned double or single bedrooms.

  • WiFi  

  • All meals, mineral water, juice, home-made wine, coffee, tea, summer fruits, snacks.

  • Use of swimming pool and large 2,5-acre garden (basketball, terraces, cozy corners under the olive trees).

  • Tuition 6 days, 3 hours a day, Sunday - Friday (Collage, Developing Artistic Voice, Painting).

  • Personal artistic coaching 5 days, 2 hours a day, Monday - Friday (Artist Coaching Residency).

  • Basic materials: plain paper, cardboard, markers, pencils, glue, scissors, cutters,  cutting boards, magazines, etc. Artists may bring their own materials if they like, or send us a list of what they need and we will make sure it is all there when they arrive (at the artist's expense). 

  • Use of the art studio 24/7.


Booking terms and conditions


Up to 8 weeks before the workshop or residency starts, you can cancel your participation without further payment, with reimbursement of your paid deposit - minus 15% handling fee. In case of cancellation from 8 weeks to 28 days before the workshop or residency starts, 50% of the price is due. If you cancel within 28 days before the workshop or residency starts the full amount is due. After the workshop or residency you booked has started, no refund is possible. In case of unforeseen circumstances it may be possible to send someone in your place or come for your residency/workshop later within the year that you have booked.

COVID-19 related terms and conditions

In case of COVID-19 related problems we have the following terms and conditions for residencies: if you decide, more than 8 weeks before your residency starts), due to COVID-19 related problems, to postpone your residency, we keep the deposit and you will pay the remaining fees at least four weeks before the new start date of your residency. If you decide not to come within 28 days before your residency starts, or if there is a lock-down, and the payment is done, we will keep the payment, but you can come at another time-slot within the year. For workshops, as they take place in spring and summer, we will update the COVID-19 related terms and conditions  in January 2021. 

We advise you to book travel insurance. The IRIS ART CENTRE can not be held liable for personal injury, illness, theft or other inconveniences during your stay.

Practical information



All  workshops and residencies start on Saturday evening with a welcoming dinner at 8 p.m. You are welcome any time of the day (depending on your flight) but your room will only be available after lunch at 1 p.m.


Workshops and residencies finish on Saturday morning after breakfast. You may leave any time before lunch (1 p.m.).


Do not book your flight until we have confirmed your participation in the workshop of your choice. You should book your flight to Athens International Airport Eleftherios Venizelos.


You can rent a car, book our partnered taxi driver, or choose be picked up by us at train station Metamorfosi where trains arrive every 30 minutes from the airport. Please inform us on time about your flight details.


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