Many artists are still suffering the consequences of the COVID-19-related performance bans and other measures. For this reason, SUISA has decided to continue the emergency support measures for its members.
Information about federal measures
The website of the Federal Office of Culture (FOC) provides a general overview (in German, French and Italian) of the measures enacted to mitigate the economic consequences of the coronavirus for the cultural sector: https://www.bak.admin.ch/bak/de/home/themen/coronavirus.html
Information from SonArt
Musicians can also find helpful information for musicians on the website of SonArt.
Complete information about the Federal Government’s emergency fund for cultural workers and the link for submitting applications for emergency aid arer available on the Suisseculture website at https://www.suisseculture.ch/index.php?id=207.
In a short animated film, Suisseculture explains how artists can get help during the coronavirus crisis.