The Origen Foundation

The Origen Foundation (Nova Fundaziun Origen) was established in December 2007 in the small Romansh village of Riom in the Canton of Graubünden (Les Grisons).

The foundation supports the Romansh culture, theatre, language and architecture and initiates projects, such as the Julierturm (Julier Tower), the renovation of the Post Hotel and the White Villa (Die Weisse Villa) in Mulegns, theater plays, concerts, textile production in the workshop and the establishment of a cultural campus in Riom and other projects, such as the White Tower (der Weisse Turm) in Mulegns.

Office of the foundation in Riom 

The Weisse Villa (in Renovation) after the movement of 8 m., Post Hotel Löwe and the White Tower (der Weisse Turm (situation summer 2023) in Mulegns

The textile workplace in Riom

The castle of Riom

A performance in the castle

Impressions of Riom and buildings of the foundation

The Villa Carisch and the Clavadeira

The (temporary) summer theater 2023

City: Riom