Das Holzbildhauer Symposium Brienz wird organisiert durch:

Verein KUNA

Kunstnacht Brienz

Hauptstrasse 264

3855 Brienz




Unterstützt durch:

Amt für Kultur / Kulturförderung Kanton Bern
Amt für Kultur / Kulturförderung Kanton Bern
Brienz Tourismus
Brienz Tourismus
Stiftung Holzschnitzereien Brienz

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Programm 2016

Beside of the woodcarving artists we have a free program for all visitors:

Estimted Programm (29.5.2016)


Woodcarfers work every day from 09.00 – 12.00 am / 2.00 – 6.00 pm

Monday, 4 July 2016


Chainsaw working at the Forsthaus Brienz


  • 2 pm - lets begin
    First cuts in the logs with chainsaws at the Forsthaus Brienz. Some Artists will work allready on the Quai Brienz (beach way)

Thuesday, 5 July 2016


Folcloric Night


  • The sculptures will be moved from the Forsthaus to the Quai (Beach way), where the woodcrafts will continue working with hammers and chisels (maybe some electric chainsaw as well)
  • 8.00 p.m - traditionals Swiss folkloric Night

Wednesday, 6 July 2016


Opening of the Symposium-way


  • Sculptures from past Symposiums are placed from on the Quai from the Harbour to Kienholz

  • 8.00 pm - Official opening with music from
    Pfisterman's Friends 

Thursday, 7 July 2016


Evening-work and Steelband gig

  • The artists will work until the evening
  • Pétanque (Lawn Bowling) Tournement start 6.00 - 8.00 pm
  • 8.00 pm - Music on the Cholplatz
    Steelbqand Oelwechsel

Friday, 8 July 2016


Saturday, 9. July 2016


Pétanque (Lawn Bowling) Final, Finissage & Music