Landis & Gyr Stiftung Residency
Nicole Hess is a freelance film writer for daily newspapers and magazines in Switzerland and abroad. Her writing has been published in Cinéma, Filmbulletin, TAZ, and Der Standard. She is also a member of the selection committee of the film festivals Visions du Réel, Nyon, and Solothurner Filmtage, Solothurn.
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.