Photo: Natale Greppi

Project Development and In-Depth Artistic Studies

Master’s level
30 credits (ECTS)


This course is aimed to you that work in an artistic practice and want to develop and investigate an artistic question. The course is both theoretical and practical. You get the opportunity to develop your artistic practice in relation to our specializations Metal Art, Textile - Body - Space or Wood Oriented Furniture Design.


The application is made with a description of the project you want to develop and carry out. In the application you should also describe how you want to develop collaborations with parties relevant to your project.

In the first part of the course you deepen and clarify the project's theoretical context and how it relates to the surrounding society. In parallel, you work with material experiments. Based on this, you formulate a developed project description that you plan and implement in the second part of the course. At the end of the course, you will write a course report and present the results of your investigations orally and as an exhibition.

The teaching takes the form of individual project work, lectures, supervision individually and in groups, workshops and seminars.

The language of instruction is English.

Apply for the course

1. Apply for the course on           Application period: March 15 - April 15 2021

2. Submit your work sample through SlideRoom:                                             Period to submit portfolio: March 15 - April 22, 2021

Prerequisites and selection


Fine Arts education of at least 180 credits or the equivalent, as well as English proficiency equivalent to English 6/English B.

Special instructions for application

Motivation letter - Describes your choice of the course (max 3000 characters)

Project proposal - A written proposal outlining the aims and nature of the project that you would like to deepen and implement during the course period of 20 weeks. Describe the project with the headlines Background/Context Description, Aims, Expected Outcomes, Question Formulation and Method/Approach (max 5000 characters)

Applicant instructions - 15-20 pictures. Presentation of your artistic work in metal, textile or wood, along with drawings and sketches.

Since we review the portfolios anonymously, we ask you not to include your name, personal identity number or other personal details in the different parts of the portfolio.