The 15th edition of ICon Arts Transilvania Festival

A realm of legend where new contemporary legends arise

Time flows in various dimensions, old and new, now and further. Come to Biertan, Richiș, Alma Vii and Mălâncrav villages during the Festival on 22 – 29th of July

Free entrance. We encourage you to make your early reservations at



Icon Arts Transilvania Festival & “Postmodern Settlement”

Saturday, 22th of July, ALMA VII Village Day – (@The Fortified Church)
16:00 Interactive workshops Traditional Culture Interpretation Center
17.00 Introduction in the art of craftsmen
19:00 Cauldron Dinner in the fortified yard
21:30 Open air film projection + live concert: ”Träume non Traume” – Hans Richter and the German film re-form
Live music with CelloFun. Attila József Szabó – cello, electronic effects, Alexandra Andrieş – voice, percussion, electronic effects. Radu Rădescu – concept, percussion, film & text selection
Special guest:  Irina Margareta Nistor – „The Voice”

Monday, 24th of July, SIBIU (@Thalia Hall – Sibiu Philharmonic)
19.00 Guitar concerto with Reinbert Evers and Costin Soare

Tuesday, 25th of July, RICHIȘ Village Day
16.00 The Carpenter Christian Rummel and the travelling calfs
17:00 The story of Mr. Schaas wine. Wine tasting
18:00 Organ Concerto with Remus Henning at Richiș Fortified Church
19.00 Cauldron Dinner at the maidan in front of Richvini Yard
23:00 Documentary film projection: „Undeva, cândva în Transilvania”/ “Once upon a time in Transylvania”

Wednesday, 26th of July, SIBIU (@Thalia Hall – Sibiu Philharmonic)
19:00 Six World Premiere Songs with Alexandru Anastasiu – vibraphone and RTÉ Cotempo Quartet
Songs written by international selected composers, part of Icon Arts Composer in Residence

Thursday, 27 of July, SIBIU, (@Thalia Hall – Sibiu Philharmonic)
19.00 – WORKSHOP in concert, with the best students of Icon Arts Academy

Friday, 28th of July, BIERTAN Village Day
17.00 The Fortified Church walking tour
18:00 Concert @Cafeneaua Noua, with Analia Selis & ArgEnTango”
19:00 Cauldron Dinner and local customs presentation: “Călușarul” (Romanian ancient dance ritual)

Saturday, 29th of July, MĂLÂNCRAV Village Day @Apafi Mansion
11.00 The story of local apple juice & tasting
12:00 The Icon Arts Festival Closing Event, walking tour happening
13:00 Jazz Concert with Ana Cristina Leonte Band (Albert Tajiti – piano, Ciprian Pop – guitar) & Icon Arts Jazz Class students
14:00 Cauldron Dinner & traditional local products sale @Apafi Mansion

*The Programme might have modifications to be early announced.