Landis & Gyr Stiftung Residency
Andrea Winkler is a Swiss artist born in 1975, whose works range from collages and media art to photography and installations. She earned a Masters in Fine Art Media from Slade School of Fine Art, London and lives and works in Berlin and Hamburg.
Andrea has had several gallery and museum exhibitions including at the Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin and at the Poolhaus-Blankenese, Hamburg. She has attended residencies such as Künstlerhaus Schloss Plüschow, Germany, Residency TaDA Textile and Design Alliance, St Gallen; Förderbeitrag and Award UBS Kulturstiftung; Recherchestipendium.
Landis & Gyr Stiftung, Switzerland
The Landis & Gyr foundation awards studio scholarships to Swiss artists and cultural professionals in London, Budapest, Sofia and Zug. Its London-based residency partnership with Acme was established in 1987, and provides six month long work/live opportunities for ten Swiss artists per year. Artists are selected for the programme directly by Landis & Gyr Stiftung and must demonstrate a track record of achievement in their field. Over two hundred visual artists, curators, writers, musicians and composers have benefitted from the programme. Residencies are based in Stepney, E1 and are available to Swiss residents only
For more information visit lg-stiftung.ch.