Knstlerhaus Boswil / Artists House Boswil

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michael.schneider@kuenstlerhausboswil.ch

The Knstlerhaus Boswil (Artists House Boswil) is a place of music and dedicates its activities (master concert cycle, summer festival, academy programme, youth orchestras, contemporary music ensemble) mainly to classical music. While there is no official open call residency program, the foundation regularly invites performing musicians/composers or makes residencies possible if they fit within the annual program of the music centre.

Residency Programme since: N/A
Description of Organisation:

The Knstlerhaus Boswil (Artists House Boswil), situated half an hour to the south-west of Zurich, bears a legendary name in Switzerland and beyond its borders. The legend is based on the unusual character and circumstances of the place. The now private foundation owns a former parish church and parish house as well as additional buildings. The institution focusses on classical and contemporary music, including a master concert cycle with the world&rsquos leading classical performers, an ambitious classical music summer festival, an educational academy programme, two youth orchestras and a contemporary music ensemble. At the heart of all these activities lies the vision of a place of music as a place of national and international cultural exchange, a music venue to serve for concerts and reflection and as a creative laboratory.

Organisation founded in: please choose
What type of organisation are you?:
  • Independent Association/Foundation
Working Languages:
  • English
  • French
  • German
Presentation of artists’ work: Arranged on a case-by-case basis
Number of studios: N/A
Number of artists in residence at one time: N/A
Studio type and size: N/A
Accommodation type:
Private Room
Which disciplines does your residency cater to?:
  • Music
What practical facilities does your residency offer to artists?:
  • Kitchen
  • Internet
  • Computer
  • Office
Is your residency wheelchair accessible?: No
Application process: please choose
Other activities happening at the space:
  • Workshops
Selection process: N/A
Setting: Rural
Nearest Airport: Zurich
Nearest Train Station: Boswil-Bnzen
Street & Number: Flurstrasse 21
Postal Code: 5623
City: Boswil
Flurstrasse 21
Boswil 5623 CHE
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