If the weather is nice, the events will take place outdoors in the Old Botanical Garden. If the weather is unstable or bad, the events will take place indoors at Kaufleuten. 

Old Botanical Garden, Pelikanstrasse 40, 8001 Zürich,
Entrance at the Völkerkundemuseum (Museum of Ethnology).
Tram Nr. 2, 9 oder Bus 66 until Sihlstrasse, 

Kaufleuten, Pelikanplatz, 8001 Zürich



Organization and Team

The festival is jointly presented by Literaturhaus Zürich and Kaufleuten Literatur.


The Organizer of the festival is Society of Arts, a non-profit association based in Zurich.


Andreas Heusser
Festival Director and Co-Curator

Gesa Schneider

Co-Curator and Head of Literaturhaus Zürich / Museum Strauhof 


Corina Freudiger

Co-Curator and Head of Kaufleuten Kultur


Mailing Address

Society of Arts 

c/o Das Institut, Elisabethenstr. 14a, 8004 Zürich


Sponsor partnership & benefactors

If you would like to become a sponsoring partner of our festival, please contact us to discuss the possibities.

We'd be happy if you want to support our festival with a private donation: 


Name: Society of Arts

Konto- Nr.: 61-808941-7

IBAN: CH79 0900 0000 6180 8941 7


Bank: PostFinance AG, Obernauerstr. 18, 6010 Kriens