Switzerland will be present at the XXI Triennale di Milano under the moniker «Cosmopolitan Switzerland». Consisting of four events from 11 April onwards, the Swiss contribution will provide insights into multidisciplinary design.
The 12th edition of the Festival «Quais du Polar» in Lyon, running from 1 to 3 April, will focus on francophone literature. Swiss crime novels will be represented by four authors of the French-speaking part of Switzerland.
The programme ¿Creative Villages? aims at promoting exchange between artists and the local community. This new project is conducted by the Ecole cantonale d’art du Valais and the municipality of Leytron.
The Literaturhaus Zurich has invited authors, translators and publishers from Egypt, Syria, Lebanon und Tunisia, together with their Swiss counterparts, to take part in the Days of Arabic Literature from 26 to 28 February 2016.