1. Jan Michalski

  2. Vera Michalski-Hoffmann

  3. The Foundation

La Fondation Jan Michalski pour l’Ecriture et la Littérature

The Montricher project

The Fondation Jan Michalski pour l’écriture et la littérature, in Montricher, will be entirely dedicated to literature. Designed as a small city, its different buildings form an unusual ensemble : residences for writers, library, auditorium, exhibition space, dining room, lounge and the offices of the Foundation, intended for the multiple activities of the Jan Michalski Foundation.

19.12.2014 : Video project residences for writers

5 minutes in the heart of the Jan Michalski Foundation : Click on the picture below and discover “5 minutes in the heart of the Jan Michalski Foundation”, a presentation of the Foundation by Vera Michalski-Hoffmann and her team.


The Foundation’s offices, the exhibition and the library will be closed on Monday, May 25 2015.

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The Library is pleased to present his first photography exhibition: Solovki, The Lost Library.
Free admission from 21st April to 28th June 2015, from Tuesday to Sunday, 2-6 pm.

A space for reading and working, open to everyone, the objective of the library is to reflect, through its collections, the fields of literary creation and knowledge in both its physical and electronic media.
Its collections are intended to be multicultural, multilingual and with the broadest geographical coverage. Find out more

Opening hours :
from Tuesday to Sunday, 2-6 pm


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Event: exposition

Henri Michaux | Figures • Ecritures

The exhibition Henri Michaux  |  Figures · Ecritures  opened on February 21st and will run until June 14th 2015.


Opening hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday from 2 pm to 6 pm, from February 21st to June 14th 2015.

Admittance: 5 CHF (adults) /3 CHF (students, retirees, unemployed, groups, IV) / free for those under 18 years of age and residents of Montricher.

Free guided tour included in the entrance fee : March 29th, May 3rd and June 6th at 2PM

Catalogue : available at the exhibition’s reception (Sfr 35,-)


Conferences and lectures (registration mandatory, please send an email to the address indicated) :


Sunday June 14 at 15:00 : lecture by Jacques Roman, La marche dans le tunnel
Free antrance, registration : Lecture-JRoman@fondation-janmichalski.ch


Parking available.

March 2 : “Entre les lignes”, interview with R.M. Mason, curator of the exhibition

Access map.


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