The “Association Sommerakademie Paul Klee” was founded in July 2017. President of the association is Andreas Vogel, Head of the Design and Fine Arts Department of Bern University of the Arts HKB, and vice president is Nina Zimmer, Director Kunstmuseum Bern – Zentrum Paul Klee. Author and curator Tirdad Zolghadr was appointed artistic director as well as the guest curator (2017-20).
Hannah Rocchi is the manager of the Sommerakademie Paul Klee.
Bern University of the Arts HKB
— KW Institute for Contemporary Art Berlin—
The Sommerakademie Paul Klee 2018 was supported by Swiss Mobiliar, Ernst and Olga Gubler-Hablützel Foundation, Dr. Georg and Josi Guggenheim-Foundation, Canton de Vaud and private donors.