Arab Artists: Studio Residency in Switzerland.
Swiss Artists: Studio Residency in the Arab region (Egypt, Lebanon, Tunisia, Morocco)
Le Cube – independent art room is very pleased to collaborate with Pro Helvetia Cairo for a second consecutive year, in the setting up of research and creation residencies.
In this purpose, Pro Helvetia Cairo invites artists, performers, curators and researchers from Switzerland and the Arab world to apply for residences of a maximum of 3 months duration.
Thus, this is a chance for the artists to have a decentralized vision of a different cultural environment.
The aim of the residency is to find inspiration, establish networks and contemplate new projects and networks.
Selection criteria include a convincing track record, personal artistic activity above and beyond a regional level, context-related motivation, adequate foreign language skills.
In addition to workspace and accommodation, Pro Helvetia provides coaching support, cover the cost of travel, insurances and per diem expenses.
Applicants may not benefit more than three times in total from a Pro Helvetia studio residency.
For residencies taking place in 2021, applications can be submitted until 1 March 2020 via www.myprohelvetia.ch.Applications must be written in English.
For information about partners that Pro Helvetia work with in Switzerland and the Arab world around the hosting of residencies, check the residency network page of Pro Helvetia.
To apply click on the link below: https://prohelvetia.org.eg/en/residency/studio-residencies-2020/.