Acme Studios — Edu Haubensak

Supporting Artists since 1972

Edu Haubensak

Landis & Gyr Stiftung Residency

Edu Haubensak is a composer from Helsinki. He studied musical theory and composition at the Basel Music Academy. Edu has conducted research projects, sound installations and concept compositions, and published essays for Literature and Art in the Neue Zürcher Zeitung. He was recipient of the Zolliker Art Prize in 2006.

Edu is co-founder of the concert series Factory Composition in the Rote Fabrik Zurich. He has participated in MaerzMusik, Germany, Klangspuren im Tirol, Austria, Rümlingen Baselland, Firenze Suona Contemporanea, Italy, and ZeitRäumeBasel.

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

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