Deadline: 1 March 2022
Residency period: 2023
Residency duration: up to 3 months
Pro Helvetia, Swiss Arts Council invites cultural practitioners from Switzerland to apply for residencies in Russia, while cultural practitioners from Russia can apply for residencies in Switzerland.

Residencies serve to gain inspiration, to establish networks and to work on projects.

Pro Helvetia offers accommodation, travel costs, a daily allowance, professional supervision, a workplace (on request) and a contribution to production/material costs (on request).

Pro Helvetia supports three residencies per person at most.

Partner residencies in Russia:
FABRIKA CCI | Moscow (video art, visual arts; research; curatorial; music and sound art; media art; participatory art; performance; dance; photography)
AyarKut | Yakutsk (for all disciplines)
Vyksa | Vyksa, Nizhniy Novgorod Region (for all disciplines)
Golubitskoe | Krasnodar Region, Temryuksky District, Golubitskaya Village (for all disciplines)
Peredelkino | Moscow Region (research, literature, new media, participatory art, theatre)
Gogova Foundation's Residency | Nizhny Arkhyz (Karachay-Cherkessia Region)(architecture, video art, visual arts, research, curatorial, ceramics, art&science, media art, participatory art, performance, photography, public art)
Art.ITMO.Residency | Saint Petersburg (visual arts; music and sound art; media art; art&science)
POLENOVO A-I-R | Tula Region (architecture, video art, visual arts, research, ceramics, music and sound art, media art, participatory art, performance, textile art, photography)
«The New Stories of Yekaterinburg» by Dom Metenkova Photography Museum | Yekaterinburg (video art, visual arts, research, media art, photography)
«Zarya» | Vladivostok (for all disciplines)
Also on the website of Association of Artistic Residences of Russia AiR of Russiayou can learn more about Russian art residences and select the one that suits you most

More info here.
  • Convincing track record: professional activity with a national / transregional reach;
  • Context-related motivation;
  • Sufficient knowledge of the respective foreign language(s);
  • Concrete exchange project with a lasting impact.
  • accommodation;
  • travel costs;
  • a daily allowance;
  • professional supervision;
  • a workplace (on request);
  • a contribution to production/material costs (on request).
Applications may be submitted once a year (application deadline: 1 March 2022) via, applications must be submitted in English.