The applications are made to the Alvar Aalto Academy/ Tapio Wirkkala Rut Bryk Foundation (office(at) once a year (normally by the end of August) for the following year with a free-form application. The application must include a working plan, CV and the applicant must state the preferred location (Madrid or Mallorca) and timing (Madrid available in September-October and Mallorca in May-June and September-October) of the stay at AFA.

The applicant has to pay the rent (both for Madrid and Mallorca 750 €/month) in advance and organise the travels to Spain by him/herself. The Tapio Wirkkala Rut Bryk Foundation will be able to provide the applicant a travel grant of 250 €.

The applications for the stay in the spring 2018 and the fall 2018 must be sent by email to office(at) by Wednesday 31st January 2018.

More information office(at)