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Juliette Roche – Besancon

A retrospective of Juliette Roche, a first since the 1960s, introduces  a little-known female artist: painter, designer and writer, who participated in the artistic avant-gardes of the early twentieth century. Little exposed during her lifetime, Juliette Roche mixed aesthetic influences in her beginnings. A student of Maurice Denis and Paul

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Hodler, Klimt and the Wiener Werkstätte

For the first time, an exhibition examines the history of the branch on Zurich’s Bahnhofstrasse through paintings, drawings, furniture, jewellery and designobjects. The exhibition focuses on works by Josef Hoffmann, Ferdinand Hodler and Gustav Klimt as well as the creations of Dagobert Peche. Where: Kunsthaus Zürich When:  Until 29.08.2021

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Jean Otth

Jean Otth was a pioneer of video art in Switzerland. He began exploring the visual potential of new technologies as early as the late sixties. He experimented with slides as projected, dematerialised images, television and its language, and the experimental, shifting nature of video. Entitled Spaces of Projection, the current

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été 2020

This summer MAMCO  starts an innovative approach for exhibitions. Based on the concept of an annual “special edition,” taken from the world of magazines or biennials, the aim is to bring together diverse practices connected by nothing except the fascination they exert on us. In this way, Natalie Czech, Vidya

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Last Chance – Olafur Eliasson

Olafur Eliasson “Life” Eliasson’s art invites viewers to explore future forms of coexistence by welcoming multiple perspectives; human and non-human alike. For his solo show at the Fondation Beyeler, the artist immerses the institution in a border-crossing investigation of our preconceptions of nature and culture. The collection explores the relationship

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Ty Waltinger

Ty Waltinger is a freelance Austrian artist. Since the early 1990s he has been engaged in artistic and scientific research into historical colour pigments. Among other things, Waltinger now has one of the most extensive collections of valuable and rare mineral pigments. From research and his collection of “natural pigments”

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War and (fake) Peace

How did Swiss artists react to the Second World War that surrounded their country? This exhibition at the Solothurn Kunstmuseum aims to provide at least some kind of answer. Krieg und (falscher) Frieden When: 02.03.2021 – 15.08.2021Where: Kunstmuseum Solothurn

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Dóra Maurer – Minimal Movements, Shifts

Haus Konstruktiv in Zürich is holding the first solo exhibition in a museum in Switzerland for the Hungarian Dóra Maurer. The retrospective solo show, which was realized in close collaboration with the artist, brings together prints, photographs, films and paintings that were created between 1970 and 2020. Maurer’s oeuvre is

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Giovanni Giacometti – The Large Panoramas

The exhibition’s point of departure is the four-part Engadin-Panorama by Giovanni Giacometti, which is once again at the Graubünden Art Museum as a permanent loan. It was Giovanni Segantini who involved the artist in the great panorama-project for the Paris World Exhibition of 1900, and after the failure of this

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Moment. Monument

A monument – from the Latin monere erinnern; monumentum Denk-mal – is an important “monument of great masses”, a man-made building or work of art. In a narrower sense, monument means a memorial or memorial and reminds us of a historical personality or a historical event. However, the monument always

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Lorenza Lunghi – Minuet of Manners

Minuet of Manners is a one-person exhibition by artist Lorenza Longhi. Her installation involves every element in the gallery, from the furniture to the hanging method as well as the paintings themselves. When surrounded by these elements, the visitor is invited to consider how they look at art – or indeed

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Who is Robin Gunningham?

Banksy is a pseudonymous England-based street artist, political activist, and film director whose real name and identity remain unconfirmed and the subject of speculation, although it is believed his real name is Robin Gunningham. Active since the 1990s, his satirical street art and subversive epigrams combine dark humour with graffiti

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«AMBARABÀ CICCÌ COCCÒ»

The artistic practices of Alfredo Aceto and Denis Savary are as close as they are different. What they have in common is that they twist existing forms or imagine new ones across different media and charge them with unexpected meanings.

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Thomas Ruff: Tableaux chinois

Galerie Mai 36 presents selected works from Thomas Ruff’s most recent series tableaux chinois (2019-). Thomas Ruff lives and works in Düsseldorf and ranks among the world’s most important contemporary artists. Where: Mai 36 Gallerie When: Fri 11 Jun 2021 to Sat 7 Aug 2021 Martin RussellURL

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Banksy in Basel

This exhibition is an imposing event that brings together more than 100 original works and objects by the British artist known as Banksy

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Gustave Caillebotte, Martigny

The Pierre Gianadda Foundation is dedicating its major summer exhibition to the too little known painter, Gustave Caillebotte (1848-1894). Organized with Daniel Marchesseau, Honorary General Curator of Heritage, it closes the cycle devoted to Impressionism begun in Martigny in 1993 under the direction of Professor Ronald Pickvance (1930-2017) with Edgar

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