Embassy of Foreign Artists     
Sébastien Branche
*1980 in Issy-Les-Moulineaux, France, lives and works in Leipzig, Germany.
Residency period: October to December 2017
Musician, saxophonist

Sébastien plays soprano, tenor and C-melody saxophones. He got started with improvisation through workshops with musicians coming from contemporary jazz or improvised music.

Interested in perceptive phenomenons,

Selket Chlupka
*1981 in Germersheim, Germany, lives and works in Berlin
Residency period: October to December 2017
At its core the work is a reflection about itself. There is a necessity to communicate
visually. The form of the work arises from this necessity in the moment of reflection.
It is an image based reflection by means of photography. The images are immediate
Fana Tshabalala

*1987 in Sebokeng, lives and works in Johannesburg

Residency period : September to October 2017

Choreographer, dancer and teacher

In collaboration with Pro Helvetia Johanessburg

During his residency, Fana Tshabalala will develop a new work from his longer-term investigation into a kind of “ideal man” within different societies, their changing…

Rizki Resa Utama
*1982 in Bandung in Indonesia, lives and works Berlin
Residency period: October to December 2017

Rizki Resa Utama, is a time-based media artist working mostly with moving images, installation, photography, and performance. His artistic researches are focused on the social norms, that are constructed through Inclusions and Exclusions composed…