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

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Artist in residence stories

Below are our current and past artists in residence.

Applications for residencies in Switzerland and countries on the subcontinent for 2022 will open in January 2021.

May - August 2021 | Dance

Hector Thami Manekehla | Residency

South African performance artist Hector Thami Manekehla begins an extended production residency in Geneva, Switzerland, to develop a work inspired by the celebrated performance artist La Ribot.

Country of residency: Switzerland

April - June 2021 | Visual Arts

Claudia Kübler | Residency

Claudia Kübler will be on a residency at Nirox in the Cradle of Humankind to further her research around deep time and develop a new project that takes this enigmatic and significant site as a starting point.

Country of residency: South Africa

April - June 2021 | Visual Arts

Fransix Tenda Lomba | Residency

Fransix Tenda Lomba is a multidisciplinary visual artist from Kinshasa, DR Congo. He will be on residency at Atelier Mondial in Basel for three months.

Country of residency: Switzerland

April - June 2021 | Music

Keenan Ahrends | Residency

South African jazz guitarist and composer Keenan Ahrends will be on residency in Basel from April to June 2021.

Country of residency: Switzerland

Image Ivana Di Salvo

March - April 2021 | Perfomance Arts

Ivana Di Salvo & Mbene Mwambene | Research Trip

Ivana di Salvo and Mbene Mwambene will spent time in Tanzania researching identity and how our we are shaped and affected by the homogenising forces of globalisation.

Country of residency: Tanzania

February - March 2021 | Music

Joshua Chiundiza | Residency

Zimbabwean audiovisual artist Joshua Chiundiza has been selected by Embassy of Foreign Artists to take part in an artist in residence programme with the focus Art and Citizenship: Looking at the world with a critical eye.

Country of residency: Switzerland

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