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Photography & Painting in Iceland

IcelandReykjavik Image Credit: CNBC

Application Steps for the Program

Step 1 General Study Abroad Online Application
Step 2 Program Application

Complete Steps 1 & 2 and submit all supplemental documents to the Study Abroad Office by the application deadline.

Program description

Spend 23 days in Iceland, Circumnavigating the entire coast of Iceland in pursuit of its relentless natural beauty of gushing geysers, frozen cliffs, and volcanic craters as you study core or elective classes in the Department of Art + Design.

Program Dates: May 28 – June 13, 2018

Application deadline

January 18, 2018

Courses Offered

ART 1033 Drawing I ART 4063 Advanced Painting
ART 1043 Drawing II ART 3403 Photography
ART 3063 Painting I ART 435V Studio Problems Photography
ART 3863 Intermediate Painting ART 4453 Advanced Photography
ART 4403 Photography for the Graphic Designer


  • GPA: 2.5
  • Freshman, Sophomore, Junior or Senior in good academic standing
  • Students in any discipline in the Department of Art + Design
  • All other majors


Estimated Cost: $5500*

(*Students can apply for the  A-State Study Abroad Travel Voucher worth $500 to reduce the estimated total to $5000)

Payment Schedule

January 12th, 2018 1st Non-Refundable Deposit $450
January 18th, 2018 2nd Non-Refundable Deposit $450
February 28th, 2018 $1000
March 20th, 2018 $1800
April 28th, 2018 Remaining Balance

Airfare round trip from Memphis to Reykjavik
Private bus travel for countrywide excursions
Expert Icelandic tour guide
Study abroad medical insurance
Activities according to itinerary

Does Not Include
A-State Tuition
Local Reykavik transportation
Museum fees
Pocket money
Passport application fee


Professor Kim Vickrey Jeanne d’Arc Gomis
Department of Art + Design Study Abroad Office
Tel: (870) 972-3050 Tel: (870) 972-3734
Email: kvickrey@astate.edu Email: jgomis@astate.edu