Our global connections

For detailed information please click on the offices and cultural centres below. For further information on the headquarters in Zurich please go to: www.prohelvetia.ch

Pro Helvetia Cairo

supports and disseminates Swiss arts and culture in the Arab region. We promote cultural exchange, develop and nurture long-term partnerships, initiate co-productions and support residencies.

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Applications

We promote artistic and cultural collaboration between the Arab region and Switzerland, acting as a link between cultural projects from Switzerland and local promoters, initiating co-productions with cultural practitioners and supporting residencies for artists. All applications for projects between Switzerland and the Arab region must be submitted through the application portal myprohelvetia.

All details are under: Guidelines for Applicants

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For projects between Switzerland and Egypt.

myprohelvetia

Residencies

We offer Swiss art practitioners the possibility of a residency in the Arab region. In return, artists from Arab countries are given an opportunity to go to Switzerland for a studio or research residency stay.

Projects Highlights

Pro Helvetia Cairo is committed to artistic and cultural exchange between Switzerland and the Arab region. Our programme is interdisciplinary in nature. Discover a selection of highlights of Pro Helvetia Cairo supported projects here.

Swiss Window

Get a glimpse into the Swiss art scene and discover the latest in Swiss music, literature, games, visual arts, theater, dance and much more.

Our team in Zurich and Cairo curate a selection of great acts and artists in our Swiss Window.

Offices abroad

We maintain a network of offices around the world. They support ongoing cultural exchange between Switzerland and the countries or regions concerned.

The cultural centres present Swiss arts in international hubs of cultural life. The liaison offices initiate and nurture contacts between cultural practitioners from Switzerland and other global regions, and contribute to the dialogue between cultures.

For detailed information please click on the offices and cultural centres below. For further information on the headquarters in Zurich please go to: www.prohelvetia.ch