Atelier Ferme Asile

Atelier Ferme Asile

Ferme-Asile is welcoming Swiss and foreign artists working in the area of the Fine Arts for a stay of a maximum of 6 months. At the end of the term of residence, an artistic event will be held: an exhibition, performance, projection evening, the putting-up of an in situ work of art etc. This event is closely tied to each artist's experience of living in the residence. The Ferme-Asile announces the official opening of 3 artistic residencies:

  • It will welcome for 2 months, from February 1st until March 31st, 2018, an artist working in a professional way in the field of the visual arts.
  • It will welcome for 3 months from June 1st until August 31st, 2018 an artist working in a professional way in the field of the visual arts and accustomed to create in the outside public space.
  • It will welcome for 2 months, from November 1st until December 31st, 2018, an artist working in a professional way in the field of the visual arts.

A 45m2 apartment and a 36m2 workshop will be freely provided for each artist. The Swiss Canton of Valais (DECS) is offering each artist a scholarship of 1,500.00 CHF per month.

To participate in the competition, an application package must be compiled with the following documents:

  • A portfolio of recent artistic work
  • A statement of interest
  • A comprehensive curriculum vitae

The application should be accompanied by a small project proposal for the Ferme-Asile’s Residency. Please indicate for which residence term you are applying. Send the application package only by e-mail: info@ferme-asile.ch before 15th October 2017.

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