The Luigi Pericle archive is located in the Ascona hotel and it is suitable for many types of activities. The Archives regularly hosts students, researchers, archivists, curators and journalists. The available spaces are :
800 m2 of modular rooms equipped for study rooms, seminar rooms, conferences, congresses, banquets, receptions, projections, translations, tournages, fashion shows, shootings and other activities upon request.
68 bedrooms, 3 restaurants, swimming pool, sauna, jacuzzi, massage rooms , small gym space, park and and national park directly accessible from the facility.
Students from all over the world stay at our facility, which provides free accommodation and meals. At the non-profit association Archivio Luigi Pericle it is possible to do university internships, dissertations and study/post-education/work stays in collaboration with your university or research centre.
The archive is located on the hill of Ascona and 5 minutes walk from the seminar center Monte Verità and directly connected with walks in the woods. The tourist and artistic region offers many attractions of all kinds.
Moreover, the archive regularly hosts the meetings of the Theosophical Society and in addition to the countless texts in the archive there is a vast theosophical library.
Our aim is to promote the study of the spiritual in art in collaboration with museums, academies and associations that share our philosophy.
Some examples :
Amsterdam Ermetica :
To begin to study it in depth, you can find a lot of documentation in this free portal created for this purpose.
ASCONA AREA IS AN ARTISTIC HUB SINCE 1900
Hotel Ascona hosted and produced Ascona Film Festival : VIDEO PRESTENTATION
The purpose of the initiative is to promote study, spirituality, art and their expressions, as well as their role in culture and social events for development and improvement.
Some pages of easily accessible cultural places or istitutions in our area :
The history of ASCONA