Brief description of organisation
The Artist-in-Residence Program in the Villa Sträuli is run by the Sulzberg Foundation in Winterthur.
Organisation founded in
Brief description of residency program
The Villa Sträuli has three studios to offer. Two studios are awarded at the same time for residencies of 5 months in length; one studio is granted upon application for shorter projects. The studios are available to artists and art professionals of all disciplines and backgrounds. In the same villa, there is a restaurant located which is open in summertime and there is a regulary concert program in the former living rooms of the Villa.
Residency program since
Disciplines and media
- Visual Art
- Performing Arts
- Textile Art
- New Media
Type of organisation
- Independent Association/Foundation
Duration of residencies
- between 1 and 3 months
Number of artists resident at one time
For a longterm residency in 2015 the application deadline is on january 31, 2014. There is one studio available for cooperations with local institutions. If the studio is free, people from all disciplines can apply for a residency between one and three months. Please see on our website if the studio is available. Please note that the Sulzberg Foundation is not giving travel grants to Switzerland. More details: www.villastraeuli.ch
Expenses paid by artist
Expectations of the artist
Presentation of artists' work
Arranged on a case-by-case basis
Description of residency
- Internet Connection
- Dance / Performance Practice Space
- Musical Instruments
Number of studios
Type and size of studios
- Private Apartment
Other activities happening at the space
How to reach
just a five minutes walk from the Winterthur main station.
Zurich airport - 15 minutes train ride to Winterthur.
Villa Sträuli is located in central Winterthur, across the city park in immediate proximity to the theatre, museum of art, and the concert hall in the Stadthaus.