artasfoundation, the Swiss foundation for art in conflict regions, initiates its own art projects, accompanies their realization and studies how providing room for art can promote conflict meditation and peace-building. It is an independent, politically unaffiliated, active foundation. Established in 2011, it is financed by private contributions. The foundation
As part of the process of reconstructing society in the wake of military aggression, civil war and violent conflicts, artasfoundation initiates art projects and accompanies their realisation. Art and Reconstruction
artasfoundation explores ways in which diplomatic conciliation processes and peacebuilding mediation can be supported by specific artistic interventions. Art and Mediation
artasfoundation networks people and organisations that are involved in peacebuilding and conflict mediation by means of art. It studies this field of activity and also reflects on its own work. Research and Networking
artasfoundation is a recognised Swiss charitable trust, monitored by the Federal Authority for Foundations. The foundation rests on a broad basis, enjoys the trust of public institutions and is supported by various granting foundations and interested individuals. We invite you to support artasfoundation as friend or sponsor, optionally within the context of a particular project.
We appreciate any support you may be able to give. No contribution is too small, each is valuable and welcome. Donate