Who can apply?
The summer school is designed for emerging photographers, analogue film artists and other practicing artists who wish to experiment with new techniques, exchange with international colleagues, and re-vitalise their practice and create work inspired by the subject of the summer school.

The participants must be at least 18 years old (there is no upper age limit) and be able to communicate in English, the working language of the school. 

30 participants will be admitted based on the quality of applications. Please note that we will be able to accommodate only those coming from the countries with no current Covid-related travel restrictions to Latvia - please see the current list of countries here.

Participation fee
- 250 EUR -
The participation fee includes tuition, dormitory accommodation and full board at Rucka Manor, as well as some of the materials (film stock, chemicals).
The participants are responsible for the extra costs of production of their work, transport to the location and incidental expenses during their stay. 

To apply
Submit an electronic APPLICATION FORM including a small portfolio of images representing your practice and motivation statement. 
Application deadline extended till 20 July 2020 (new applications will be accepted on first come first served basis)
All the applicants will be notified about the results of the selection by 17 July. 
The participants must confirm their place by paying the advance participation fee within 3 days of notification.