Pro Helvetia Studio Residencies for Swiss and Arab Artists (Switzerland & Arab Region)


In order to enhance cultural exchange and artistic collaborations between Switzerland and the Arab Region, the Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia offers studio residencies to Swiss and Arab artists, culture practitioners and curators active in the areas of contemporary dance, performing arts, visual arts, literature and music, in the Arab Region and Switzerland.

Pro Helvetia Studio Residency is a platform that provides artists with the opportunity to gain a broad insight into a different cultural environment. It also supports residents with:

  • A place to work.

  • Accommodation.

  • Specific Coaching.

  • Travel Costs.

  • Insurance.

  • Per diems.

Pro Helvetia work with a network of organisations that can host residencies in different cities in Switzerland and the Arab region. Swiss artists, curators and cultural practitioners can apply for residencies in Egypt, Lebanon, Morocco, and Tunisia. Artists, curators and cultural practitioners from Egypt, Lebanon, Morocco, and Tunisia can apply for residencies in Switzerland.

Deadline: 1 March 2020

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