Landis & Gyr Stiftung Residency
Sonja Feldmeier is a multimedia artist based in Basel. Sonja’s practice draws from a photography, video and audio archive that she has been continuously expanding since the mid-1990s. Her practice poses questions concerning identities and attributions, and the migration of people, objects, and symbols.
Sonja’s recent exhibitions include *DUALHUSTER*, Sonja Feldmeier und Isabelle Krieg, Trudelhaus, Baden (2020); The Peepul, John Schmid Kunstprojekte, Basel (2019); Real India, OVRA-ARCHIVES, Progr, Bern (2015). Select group shows include: Biennale Bregaglia (publication), Zart 2020, Solothurn, 36th Annual Cantonal Exhibition, Kunstmuseum Solothurn (2020); Switzerland Guest of Honor, Art Paris Art Fair, Grand Palais, Paris, Selection 18 Aargauer Kunsthaus, Aarau, 34th CANTONAL ANNUAL EXHIBITION, Kunstmuseum Solothurn, Solothurn, Songlines, M54, Basel (2018).
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.