Promoting creative exchange between Switzerland and China: Pro Helvetia supports residencies and research trips by cultural practitioners from Switzerland (e.g. artists, curators, event organisers, intermediaries) to China. In addition, Pro Helvetia supports residencies and research trips to Switzerland by cultural practitioners from China. Artists and cultural practitioners from the following fields may apply:
- visual arts
- design and interactive media
- performing arts
- artists with a transdisciplinary focus
Funding is available for:
- Residencies: These last for a maximum of three months and are advertised once a year (application deadline: March 1, 2023).
- Research trips: These are limited to four weeks. Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis, but should be submitted at the latest three months before the start of the trip.
For further information about residencies in specific regions and with specific partners, please check the Pro Helvetia website.