Embassy of Foreign Artists     
Hilary Balu

*1992 in Kinshasa ( Democratic Republic of Congo), lives and works in Kinshasa
Residency period : April to June 2019
Artiste

In collaboration with Pro Helvetia Johannesburg
Hilaire Balu Kuyangiko obtained a degree in fine arts at the Kinshasa Academy of Fine Arts and collaborates with Kin Art Studio (KAS). After graduating, Balu immersed himself in traditional…
Yves Sambu

*1980 in Lukula (DR Congo), lives and works in Kinshasa
Residency period : April to June 2019
Artist

Granted by the Republic and Canton of Geneva

Yves Sambu graduated at the Academy of Fine Arts in Kinshasa (DR Congo). He presented solo exhibitions at the Schauspeilhaus in Graz (Austria), the Belluard Bollwerk International Festival in Fribourg (Switzerland),…

Hu Zi

*1981 in China, lives and works in Shanghai
Residency period : April to June 2019
Artist

In collaboration with Pro Helvetia Shanghai

Hu Zi graduated from The Department of Comprehensive Painting at the China Academy of Art with M.F.A. (2007). During her exchange as a student at École des Beaux-Arts de Paris (2006) she had a residency at the Cité internationale…