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KONSTRUNDAN at SARA 14-17 April, 2017

The annual art event in Österlen is this year celebrating it’s 50th anniversary. SARA will be open Thursday, April 13 to Monday, April 17 from 11.00-16.00 every day.
Take the chance to visit our lovely school, admire the work of our fantastic students and take the chance to acquire a piece of art. Welcome!

CHRISTMAS MARKET at SARA November 27th, 2016!

We had a great Christmas market! Beautiful pieces of art for sale, Christmas music playing, wonderful meetings with new and old friends, home made fudge… Thank you everyone!



We are looking forward to meet with our neighbours!  We will offer some light refreshments and staff and students will be here to great you and show you around in our wonderful school any time that you can pop in.  At 18:00 we will hold a short talk on realistic artstudies and SARA’s history.   We are looking forward to this opportunity to present ourselves and to get to know you all better!

Welcome on Thursday evening November 3rd 17:00 -20:00!


SPRING EXHIBITION during “konstrundan”

During the annual “konstrundan” (= art tour) of Österlen, our students and teachers will have an exhibition in school and host an open house for the public. You will be able to buy cake and coffee and browse amongst paintings, etchings and drawings. And of course, you will be able to buy art!

25 mars – 3 april 2016 10:00-18:00




This is a past event from 2015.

This Christmas, we’re opening our doors for all. You are welcome to visit our school, drink our glögg and buy art from the students.

29th of November 13:30-18:00



End of the Year Open House, May 23, 16.00 – 18:00, Bergshamra Gård

This is a past event from 2015.



Open House, Saturday, February 28, 13 – 16, Bergshamra Gård, Pipers Väg 165 (see event)

This is a past event from 2015.

View works produced by SARA students during the 2014/15 year, meet our students, faculty and learn about our full-time and public programs.

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Festival O/Modernt, 13 -17 June, Ulriksdals Confidencen,  see program for schedule

This is a past event from 2014.

Exhibition of contemporary realist art by SARA students and faculty in conjunction with Festival O/Modernt. Friends of SARA Members will be placed on the guest list and receive free admittance to the concerts. Sign up for Friends of SARA or write to

Screen shot 2014-06-04 at 11.21.20 Open House, Sunday June 1st, 13 – 16, Bergshamra Gård, Pipers Väg 165 (see event)

This is a past event from 2014.

SARA students invite you to view their produced during the 2013/14 year and learn more about the SARA academic program

Open House June 1 2014

Exhibition at Riddarhuset, May 12 – 16 11.30 – 12.30, Riddarhustorget 10, (see event)

Exhibition of contemporary realist art by SARA students and faculty at the Swedish house of nobility

This is a past event from 2014.

Riddarhuset Exhibition Invitation

Creative Mornings Stockholm Lecture by SARA’s co-founder, Sanna Tomac, April 4, 8 – 9 CEST. Berns Asiatiska. Part of a series on Hidden, (see event)

This is a past event from 2014.

Sanna Tomac, co-founder, Artistic Director and Instructor at SARA is the next speaker for Creative Mornings Stockholm, a monthly morning lecture series for the global creative community. Each event is free of charge and includes a 20 minute talk, plus breakfast and coffee!

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Friends of SARA Event, February 25, Bergshamra Gård, Pipers Väg 165, (see event)

This is a past event from 2014.

Members and guests of Friends of SARA are welcome to Bergshamra Gård for guided viewings of student and faculty work and a lecture by SARA’s co-founder, Sanna Tomac on her ceiling painting commission for the Bååtska Palace.


Sign up to Join Friends of SARA to receive invitations to our special events! 

Contact SARA


The Swedish Academy of Realist Art (SARA)      Lilla Norregatan 17     272 31 Simrishamn, Sweden     +46 (0)414 68 44 71

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