The Ferme-Asile is a Swiss Center of Art in Sion (Valais). It has a large exhibition space, a lobby, a concert hall, ten artist’s studios, and a restaurant. It promotes artistic creation at regional and national level, organizing ambitious exhibitions of Swiss and foreign artists. The Ferme-Asile organizes a Residency program. It welcomes every year artists working in the field of visual arts. The duration of the stay is 3 months.
An artistic event will conclude the artist’s stay in residence: for example, an exhibition, a performance, a presentation evening, or the setting-up of an in-situ work of art. This event is directly linked to the artist’s work and it will be determined with the curator.
The artist has at their disposal, free of charge, a 45 m2 apartment and an individual studio/workshop of 36 m2.
Situated in the Sion Valley in the French part of the Alp region.
Opportunity by Atelier Ferme Asile
Web site: http://www.ferme-asile.ch/