Deadline: Open call

Call for Residencies Pro Helvetia | Research residency 2017

Apply now for a studio residency in an Arab Country, India, China, Southern Africa or Switzerland!

Description of residency program
A research residency enables artists and cultural practitioners to carry out research in an Arab country, India, China, Southern Africa or conversely in Switzerland. The aim of the residency is to prepare an exchange project. Pro Helvetia supports the compilation of the visiting programme.

Duration of residency
The duration of this residency program is max. 4 weeks.

Disciplines supported and technical information
Swiss artists and cultural practitioners (e.g. curators, event organisers, mediators) in the areas of music, literature, visual arts, design and interactive media, theatre and dance are eligible to apply.

Fees and support
The Swiss Arts council covers the costs of travel, accommodation, insurance and per diem expenses.

Application information
Applications can be submitted via  at any time up to three months before the start of the trip. Applications must be written in English.

Selection process
The artists who wish to apply must fulfill the following criteria:

- convincing track record: personal artistic activity above and beyond regional

- context-related motivation

- adequate foreign language skills

- specific cultural exchange project with sustainable impact and international resonance, that meet the general criteria of Pro Helvetia.

Further information can be found on the specific homepages of our offices abroad.

Call for Residencies Pro Helvetia | Research residency 2017

Call for Residencies Pro Helvetia | Research residency 2017


No application deadline / Open call

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