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Publication Symposium 2023

All woodcarvers are warmly invited to apply by 26 February 2023 with our application form.



Date to note: July 5 to 9 2022

The next International Wood Sculptors Symposium in Brienz will take place from Tuesday, July 5 to Saturday, July 9, 2022.


The entire OC is already looking forward to the next edition of the International Wood Sculpture Symposium, from Tuesday, July 4 to Saturday, July 8, 2023, hopefully in as perfect conditions as the past edition.


Information for wood sculptors regarding participation will be made available online in the fall.

Interested artists are welcome to contact us in advance so that we can send the information as soon as it is available




Woodcarvers 2022

We had about 70 inquiries and received almost 50 applications for the 2022 symposium.

The organizing committee met at the end of March, intensively discussed and selected all applications. We decided on 26 participants from 13 countries, including 5 students from the School of Wood Sculpture, Brienz. These participants were contacted and have all reconfirmed their participation.

We also have a sculptor couple from Ukraine and a sculptor from Russia who have applied, and we have invited both parties. The hope is small that the terrible situation between the two countries will be calmed down by then, but we want to try...

Teilnehmende Holzbildhauer*innen Symposium 2021

Pictures Symposium 2022

Symposium 2022 - MyAlbum