Our Offices & Partners Abroad

For detailed information please click on the offices and cultural centres below. For further information on the headquarters in Zurich please go to: www.prohelvetia.ch


Joshua Chiundiza & Yann Longchamp | Antigel Festival Residency

Geneva-based organisation SHAP SHAP has been collaborating with Antigel since 2016 on the multidisciplinary AFRICA, WHAT’S UP? programme within the festival that aims to promote emerging and under-represented artists from the global south and foster dialogue and creative exchange and collaboration with Swiss artists. During the opening week of this year’s festival, Zimbabwean audiovisual artist …

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Umlilo | Residency

South African multidisciplinary artist Siya Ngcobo aka Umlilo will be an artist in residence at Villa Strauli in Winterthur, Switzerland from 15 January to 15 April 2022. Isambulo (The Revelations) is a multi-dimensional project that deals with grief, the Covid-19 pandemic and healing arts practice. During their residency, Umlilo plans to interview artists living and …


Mpho Mokgadi & Philippe Stalder | Research Trip

South African photographer Mpho Mokgadi and Swiss journalist Philippe Stalder will spend four weeks in Accra, Ghana in August 2021 on a research trip. The duo are developing a project investigating the trade system underpinning the Swiss chocolate industry. Switzerland is known for its world-famous chocolate production. What is not widely publicised however, is that …