Salzburg, Austria, 15 – 17 May 2021

Invitation to Participants

Impressionen Zeigen Sie sich und Ihre Kunst in sportlichem Wettstreit
Impressionen Lernen Sie Gleichgesinnte aus ganz Europa kennen
Impressionen Mitbringen müssen Sie nur Ihr Werkzeug – und eine Idee...

Are you an apprentice, a qualified stonemason, stone carver or a master mason or sculptor?

Then take advantage of the European Stone Festival, enjoy the inspiring atmosphere where you will meet colleagues and have the chance to present yourself and your skills to a wide audience at an international competition.

The European Stone Festival 2020 in Freiburg is just the opportunity!

15 – 17 May 2020

Eschholz Park and the college premises, Freiburg, Germany

Participating countries:
An international event

Apprentices, qualified stonemasons and stone carvers and master masons and sculptors

The task involves carving a workpiece in the sandstone provided in approximately 16 hours. The dimensions of the stone are 20 x 20 x 30 cm.
All participants are required to work from their own design sketches, which must be based on the theme of the festival. Each participant is required to bring either sketches or a model of their design to the festival.

Remember to bring your own tools!

€40.00 entry fee due from apprentices
€55.00 entry fee due from qualified masons/stone carvers and master masons and sculptors

Your registration will only be confirmed until your have tranfered the entry fee to the bank account mentioned below.

Bank details:
Ulf Burkhard FWG
IBAN: DE36 6809 0000 0037 9387 00
Volksbank Freiburg
Please include the following reference on the transfer form: Stone Festival 2020
The entry fee includes: accommodation from 15 to 17 May 2020. breakfast on Saturday and Sunday meals on Friday and Saturday PLEASE NOTE: you are required to bring your own sleeping bag and a mat if you are staying in the sports hall accommodation.

Closing date for registration:
31 March 2020

Are you interested? Then apply online now!

Supporting programme:
With the varied supporting programme, the Festival is attractive for visitors and presents a unique opportunity to look over the shoulders of the participants and gain an insight into the profession of the stonemason and the stone carver.
Go to the Programme page on the Supporting Programme.

Bernward Fiedler
European Stone Festival
Phone: +49 761 201-7750
European Stone Festival 2020
Bissierstr. 17
79114 Freiburg
Tel: +49 (0)761 201-7750
or +49 (0)761 201-7387
Fax: +49 (0)761 201-7498
email: fiedler[at]fwg-freiburg.de
Director: OStD Ulf Burkhardt