Acme Studios — Tobias Gerber

Supporting Artists since 1972

Tobias Gerber

Landis & Gyr Stiftung Residency

Tobias Gerber is a founding member of the Zurich based ensemble WERKTAG. Along side his musical activities as a saxophonist he curates "Generator", an electronic music concert at the Zurich University of the Arts. He is also artistic co-director of the biennial festival "Zwei Tage Strom" and writes about contemporary music as a journalist and is a research associate at the University of Basel.

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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