Landis & Gyr Stiftung Residency
Felix Studinka is a painter based in Zurich. Trees are a recurring motif in his work. In 2019, Felix published Chestnut Journal a collection of 200 small-format, charcoal drawings made over the course of 12 years of a chestnut tree near his home.
Felix’s recent exhibitions include: The view of the hand, Galerie Sylva Denzler, Zurich (2020), Lattice and Wind, Sylva Denzler Gallery, Zurich (2017), and peintures et dessins, LIGNEtreize gallery, Carouge-Genève (2016). Felix is represented by Galerie LIGNEtreize.
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.