Master Programmes in Design, Composition, Fine Art and Performing Arts at the Iceland University of the Arts
The Iceland University of the Arts is a self-governing institution providing higher education in fine arts, theatre, dance, music, design, architecture and art education. The role of the Iceland University of the Arts is to encourage progressive thinking in the arts and to stimulate innovation and development in different fields, offering education in the arts at the university level and conveying both knowledge and professionalism in the arts to Icelandic society.
The Iceland Academy of the Arts announces the following MFA and MA programmes in Design, Composition, Fine Art and Performing Arts:
- The MA in Design brings together multiple practices: design, media studies, social sciences and natural sciences. By synthesising and embodying different knowledge and using the dynamic landscape and industries of Iceland as an experimental ground, students will develop a unique voice in the expanded design field. Application deadline is 30 April 2018. For more information, please visit: www.lhi.is/en/madesign
- The MA in Music Composition provides the student with the means to establish and develop his/her area of speciality as a composer. Emphasis is put on allowing the student to explore, enhance and develop her/his personal compositional approach. The deadline for applications is 21 April 2018. For more information, please visit: www.lhi.is/en/ma-composition1
- The MA Programme at the Department of Fine Art supports a practice-led study foregrounding the relationship between practice and theory through reading, writing as well as through material exploration and contextual awareness. The programme includes study trips and workshops in Iceland as well as opportunities for international collaborations through partner institutions and networks. Application deadline is 30 April 2018. For more information, please visit: www.lhi.is/en/ma-fine-art-1
- The MFA in Performing Arts, a twelve-month Master programme, is a question-led study that supports performance-related artists and art professionals to experiment and develop as practitioners and researchers through rigorous mentoring, extensive workshops and encounters with leading artists, thinkers and curators from around the world, as well as intensive peer-to-peer exchanges. Application deadline is 30 April 2018. For more information, please visit: www.masterinperformingarts.com/