Exhibitions

Zurich - 22 November 2014 - 25 January 2015

Avery Singer - Pictures Punish Words

Kunsthalle Zurich

Limmatstrasse 270
8005 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 18 November 2014

The technically and iconographically striking paintings of Avery Singer (born in 1987, lives and works in New York) thwart our visual expectations. At an initial glance, they resist a clear classification of painting or printing processes. Avery Singer has created a cycle of works specifically for this first institutional solo exhibition. Read more...

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Luzern - 13 December 2014 - 24 January 2015

Die Alpineum minimale2

Alpineum Produzentengalerie

Hirschmattstrasse 30a
6003 Luzern
Exhibition
Online since 7 December 2014

Die zweite grosse Schau für aktuelle Mikrokunst in Luzern. Die unjurierte Ausstellung zum Jahreswechsel der Alpineum Produzentengalerie für Kunstwerke, welche durch minimale Platzbedürfnisse maximale Strahlkraft entwickeln. Über 200 KünstlerInnen aus unserem Umfeld und aus aller Welt sind mit dabei und zeigen, was sie in der künstlerischen Hochleistungsklasse des Kleinstformates vermögen Read more...

Los Angeles, CA - 13 December 2014 - 24 January 2015

Gillian Wearing - everyone

Regen Projects

6750 Santa Monica Boulevard
90038 Los Angeles, CA
Exhibition
Online since 5 December 2014

Regen Projects is pleased to announce "everyone", an exhibition of multimedia work by British artist Gillian Wearing. The exhibition debuts two new videos - "We Are Here" and "Fear and Loathin"g - the latter of which is the artist's first work produced in the United States. In addition to videos, the show will also feature photographs and sculptures. Read more...

Zurich - 29 November 2014 - 24 January 2015

Catch of the Year 2014 - 100 Künstler / 100 Werke

Dienstgebäude

Töpferstrasse 26
8045 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 25 November 2014

Im Dienstgebäude, ein Kunstraum der nunmehr seit über 6 Jahren ein fester Bestandteil der Zürcher Offspace Szene ist, findet auch diesen Dezember wieder die alljährliche Ausstellung des Jahresfangs der nationalen Kunst statt - die 6° Edition des "Catch oft the Year". Read more...

Zurich - 29 November 2014 - 24 January 2015

Christoph Schreiber - Nachbilder & Augenliderzucken

Galerie Bob Gysin

Ausstellungsstrasse 24
8005 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 22 November 2014

Galerie Bob Gysin proudly presents "Nachbilder & Augenliderzucken" (Afterimages & eyelid-twitchings), Christoph Schreiber's sixth solo exhibition with the gallery. If Schreiber's earlier pieces verged on the surrealist, reworked photographs presented here are rather more enigmatic. We can discern three levels: a sphere of the mundane and the two spheres of temporal and digital space. Read more...

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Emmenbrücke LU - 23 November 2014 - 24 January 2015

Elnaz Farajollahi - West Turns Middle East

AB Gallery Switzerland

Arealstrasse 6
6020 Luzern-Emmenbrücke
Exhibition
Online since 17 November 2014

AB Gallery is delighted to announce the first solo exhibition of the artist Elnaz Farajollahi (*1984, Tehran, Iran) in Switzerland. Farajollahi is one of the new discoveries of Iranian contemporary art. In her current work being shown in the exhibition "West Turns Middle East", the artist reflects on the role of women in Iranian society. Read more...

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Emmenbrücke LU - 23 November 2014 - 24 January 2015

Nastaran Safaei - Inner Selfie

AB Gallery Switzerland

Arealstrasse 6
6020 Luzern-Emmenbrücke
Exhibition
Online since 17 November 2014

AB Gallery is delighted to present the artist Nastaran Safaei (*1984, Tehran, Iran) in her first solo exhibition in Switzerland. In the exhibition "Inner Selfie", whose title can be loosely translated as "Inner Self Image", the artist shows various aspects of her personal "being" as a woman as well as her emotions which she is not allowed to show or even live in her country. Read more...

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New York, NY - 19 November 2014 - 24 January 2015

Edmund Teske

Gitterman Gallery

41 East 57th Street, Suite 1103
10022 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 14 November 2014

Gitterman Gallery is proud to exhibit the work of Edmund Teske (1911–1996). This exhibition will include many photographs never before exhibited. Edmund Teske believed in the transformative potential of photography. He was interested in more than the inherent characteristic of the medium to record a specific moment in time. For Teske photography was a way to explore the soul of his subjects and creating the negative was only the beginning. Read more...

Zurich - 7 November 2014 - 24 January 2015

Melli Ink / Christine Rebet

Grieder Contemporary

Limmatstrasse 256
8005 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 3 November 2014

Grieder Contemporary is delighted to present an exceptional double exhibition featuring new works by Melli Ink and Christine Rebet in dialogue, the origins of which stretch back many years. The two artists first met in the 1990s while studying stage design at the Central St. Martins School of Art in London, and soon realised that they shared interests which went beyond the confines of stage design. Read more...

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Zurich - 18 October 2014 - 24 January 2015

Otto Piene - Objects "Zero has never stopped. Zero goes on forever"

Plutschow Gallery

Waldmannstrasse 6
8001 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 14 October 2014

The Plutschow & Felchlin gallery is proud to present Otto Piene, one of the great artistic figures of the 20th century. The "Objects" exhibition offers a great overview of his decades-long investigation of technology and light phenomena embodied into an art that was focused on life. Read more...

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Kitzbühel - 20 December 2014 - 20 January 2015

Henry Codax

Galerie Clemens Gunzer

Josef-Pirchl-Strasse 10
6370 Kitzbühel
Exhibition
Online since 17 December 2014

Galerie Clemens Gunzer is pleased to present a solo show of monochrome paintings by Henry Codax. Working for the first time in an iridescent hue, Codax's first show in Austria features ten 7 x 7 foot paintings that seamlessly line the walls of the gallery. Read more...

Luzern - 12 December 2014 - 20 January 2015

Max Hari - Solferino

Kunsthalle Luzern

Bourbaki
Löwenplatz 11
6004 Luzern
Exhibition
Online since 7 December 2014

"Solferino" ist ein Ausstellungsprojekt, das sich mit den Schrecken des Krieges und dem humanitären Gedankengut von Henry Dunant auseinandersetzt. Angeregt wurde die Ausstellungskonzeption durch das sich im selben Gebäude wie die Kunsthalle befindende Panoramarundbild, welches den Übertritt der französischen Bourbaki-Armee in Les Verrières/NE während des Deutsch-Französischen Krieges (1870/71) darstellt. Read more...

Schaffhausen - 20 December 2014 - 18 January 2015

ouvert: Atelier "vom Wolf in der Säule"

Forum Vebikus

Kulturzentrum Kammgarn
Baumgartenstrasse 19
8200 Schaffhausen
Exhibition
Online since 11 December 2014

Unter dem Titel "ouvert" beendet der Vebikus in loser Folge das Ausstellungsjahr und öffnet nochmals seine Tore für ein spezielles Projekt. Wir begrüssen dieses Jahr das Atelier "vom Wolf in der Säule". 40 Künstlerinnen und Künstler des Ateliers zeigen ihre Werke. Eine geballte Ladung bezaubernder Vielfalt! Read more...

Zurich - 12 December 2014 - 18 January 2015

Vincent Szarek - Wilder Shores

Galerie Clemens Gunzer

Hottingerstrasse 44
8032 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 9 December 2014

Für die erste Ausstellung in den neuen Räumlichkeiten der Galerie Clemens Gunzer in der Hottingerstrasse in Zürich konnte der US Amerikaner Vincent Szarek gewonnen werden. In der Ausstellung "Wilder Shores" sind die neusten Werke des in Hollywood lebenden Künstler zu sehen. Read more...

Biel - 7 December 2014 - 18 January 2015

Cantonale Berne Jura 2014

CentrePasquArt

Kunsthaus Centre d'art
Seevorstadt 71-75 Faubourg du Lac
2502 Biel / Bienne
Exhibition
Online since 2 December 2014

Der Kunstverein Biel organisiert das vierte Jahr in Folge die "Cantonale Berne Jura" im Kunsthaus CentrePasquArt. Für die 56 ausgewählten künstlerischen Positionen steht die gesamte Ausstellungsfläche zur Verfügung. Mit der Gruppenausstellung wird die Aufmerksamkeit auf das regionale Kunstschaffen gerichtet und dessen Vielfalt und hohe Qualität sichtbar gemacht. Read more...

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Baden - 7 December 2014 - 18 January 2015

Truffes et Trouvailles

Kunstraum Baden

Haselstrasse 15 (Eingang Güterstrasse)
5400 Baden
Exhibition
Online since 1 December 2014

Kunstraumleiterin Claudia Spinelli hat erneut die Ateliers im Umfeld ihrer Institution durchpirscht und reiche Beute gemacht. Ob Malerei, Fotografie, aber auch Skulptur und Installation: dem künstlerischen Schaffen sind keine Grenzen gesetzt. Read more...

Basel - 30 November 2014 - 18 January 2015

50 Jahre Kunstschaffende der Atelier-Genossenschaft Basel – Jubiläumsausstellung

Kunsthalle Basel

Steinenberg 7
4051 Basel
Exhibition
Online since 25 November 2014

Die Künstlerinnen und Künstler der Atelierhäuser Klingental (Kasernenareal) und Alte Gewerbeschule (Lyss) präsentieren aus Anlass des 50-jährigen Jubiläums ein Generationen übergreifendes Projekt in den oberen Räumen der Kunsthalle Basel. Read more...

New York, NY - 18 December 2014 - 17 January 2015

Jeffrey Shagawat - Selfie

Freight + Volume

530 W. 24th St.
10011 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 15 December 2014

For his first solo exhibition with the gallery, photographer Jeffrey Shagawat explores self-portraiture - or in the parlance of the post-Internet age, "Selfies" - and takes the tradition to provocative new places. Shagawat's grand Warholian gesture of presenting an entire exhibition of a personal journey places his own image, whether present or implied, into each visual work. Read more...

Zurich - 6 December 2014 - 17 January 2015

André Willimann, Andreas Waldmeier, Yves Bächtiger - Triumvirat

sam scherrer contemporary

Kleinstrasse 16
8008 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 30 November 2014

Die Galerie sam scherrer contemporary zeigt neue Arbeiten der Zürcher Künstler André Willimann, Andreas Waldmeier und Yves Bächtiger, die sich zum "Triumvirat" zusammengeschlossen haben. Ein Triumvirat bezeichnet ein Bündnis von drei Männern, die durch ihre Interessen verbunden sind. Read more...

New York, NY - 10 November 2014 - 17 January 2015

Thomas Houseago - Moun Room

Hauser & Wirth New York

511 West 18th Street
10011 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 4 November 2014

Hauser & Wirth is pleased to present 'Thomas Houseago. Moun Room', an immersive environment that represents a departure for the artist. Houseago is most widely identified with monumental sculptures of the human body. His figures are admired for their brute physicality and a potent tactility redolent of their making. Read more...