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.
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.
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
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,-)
28.11.2014 : The Jan Michalski Prize for literature 2014 has been awarded to the Ukrainian author Serhiy Jadan for his first novel translated into French Vorochylovhrad, an offbeat epic of post-Soviet rootlessness.
CONVERSATIONS IN LITTERATURE SERIES
ETGAR KERET : This event will take place at 3 PM on Sunday, 8th March 2015 and will be in English. It will be followed by an aperitif in the presence of the author and at 5 PM by the screening of the film Jellyfish. Entrance : CHF 10,- Booking is required at firstname.lastname@example.org and subject to the seats available.
This blog is voluntarily timeless and will be fed according to various readings, sentiments or other inspirations. We hope that readers will be inspired to come lose themselves in the library thanks to these little routines.