Embassy of Foreign Artists     
Rashayla Marie Brown

*1982 in Toledo (USA), lives and works in Chicago (USA)
Residency period : April to June 2020

Granted by the Republic and Canton of Geneva

Artist-scholar Rashayla Marie Brown manages an “undisciplinary” studio practice through photography, performance, writing, installation, and video. A lifelong nomad who has moved 24 times, she began…

Joshua Chiundiza

* 1984 in Harare (Zimbabwe), lives and work in Harare (Zimbabwe)

Residency period: April to June 2020

In collaboration with Pro Helvetia Johannesburg

Joshua Chiundiza is an Audiovisual artist, Emcee and DJ from Zimbabwe, where he works from his Husikisiki Studio in Harare. Joshua’s work explores the sonic, visual, spiritual and social aspects of …

Colectivo Utopico Colectivo Utopico
* 2018 (Buenos Aires, Salvador da Bahía, Geneva) 
International exchange in specific contexts

Residency period: July 2020

In collaboration with Coincidencia program, Pro Helvetia
A coproducción between 7oito Produções, Fiac Bahia (Brazil), K7 Productions (Switzerland) and Plataforma LODO (Argentina). With the support of Goethe Institut Bahia
Joshua Craze

*1982 in London (England), lives and works in Berlin (Germany)

Residency period: October to December 2020


Granted by the Republic and Canton of Geneva

In 2014, he was the UNESCO Artist Laureate in Creative Writing. He has had residencies at Art OMI in New York, and at Dar al Ma’Mûn in Marrakech. His fiction and essays have been published widely, …

Tara Fatehi

* 1987 in Tehran, Iran. Lives in London. Works in London and Tehran.

Residency period: Oct to Dec 2020

Artist / Performer / Researcher

Granted by the Republic and Canton of Geneva

Tara Fatehi Irani is a multidisciplinary artist, writer and performance maker working with mistranslated memories and unattended archives. Her work is primarily concerned with …

Aziz Hazara

*1992 in Wardak, Afghanistan, lives and works in Kaboul
Période de résidence : November to December 2020

In collaboration with Pro Helvetia New Delhi

I am interested in questions of identity, memory, conflict and migration in the context of power relation, geopolitics, panopticism and particularly how these four shape the human condition at large.

Alba Triana

*1969, Bogota (Colombia), lives and works in Miami (USA).
Période de résidence : April 2020

In collaboration with Coincidencia program, Pro Helvetia

Colombian composer/sound artist Alba Triana is known for a hybrid musical production that explores the interface between natural science, art and technology, materializing in nonconventional…