Landis & Gyr Stiftung Residency
Carole Haensler an art historian and curator with focus on XX and XXI Centuries. She studied art history specializing in XIX Century and archaeology. Carole previously works with private and public collections focussed on modern and contemporary art. She is currently the director of Museo Villa dei Cedri in Bellinzona.
Landis & Gyr Stiftung, Switzerland
The Landis & Gyr foundation awards studio scholarships to Swiss artists and cultural professionals in London, Budapest, Sofia and Zug. Its London-based residency partnership with Acme was established in 1987, and provides six month long work/live opportunities for ten Swiss artists per year. Artists are selected for the programme directly by Landis & Gyr Stiftung and must demonstrate a track record of achievement in their field. Over two hundred visual artists, curators, writers, musicians and composers have benefitted from the programme. Residencies are based in Stepney, E1 and are available to Swiss residents only
For more information visit lg-stiftung.ch.