Acme Studios — Susanne Neubauer

Supporting Artists since 1972

Susanne Neubauer

Landis & Gyr Stiftung Residency

Susanne Neubauer is a curator, art historian, researcher and author. Her research interests cover the work and life of Paul Thek, Installation art and questions of its materiality and documentation, Brazilian art and Postwar modernism, contemporary curating and human-animal relationships in the context of artistic practices.

Susanne Neubauer has been Visiting Researcher, Universidade de Brasília (2019); project leader of the DFG research project Entangled Diversities: Brazilian Art in Post-1945 Germany, free University, Berlin (2014-2017). She is currently finalizing the book Entangled Diversities: Brazilian Modernity in Post-1945 Germany and is working on a three-year pedagogical innovation project. She has received research and publication grants from the DAAD, the SAGW Swiss Academy of Humanities and Social Sciences, the SFN Swiss National Science Foundation and the Müller Meylan Foundation Basel for Art Historical Studies.

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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