Jürg Halter (born 1980 in Bern, where he lives and works) studied at the Bern Academy of Arts (HKB). Halter is one of the best-known poets and spoken word artists of his generation in the German-speaking world. He has released several publications and has performed in Europe, Africa, Japan, Russia and the USA. He has collaborated with Stephan Eicher, Sophie Hunger, Bettina Oberli, Yves Netzhammer
, and Walter Pfeiffer
, among others.