Exhibitions

Zurich - 5-19 October 2014

Bulles. In Blasen sprechen

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visarte zürich
Sihlquai 55 (1. Stock, Zugang über Ausstellungsstrasse 16)
8005 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 29 September 2014

Marc Bauer, Gabriel Flückiger, Jochen Gerner, Beat Gloor, Carolin Jörg, Julia Marti, Sarah Merten, Anja Peter, Niklaus Rüegg, Joachim Sieber, Bertold Stallmach, Milva Stutz, Christoph Vieweg

Die Ausstellung "Bulles. In Blasen sprechen" sowie die gleichnamige Strapazin-Ausgabe widmen sich der engen Verwandtschaft zwischen dem Prozess des Schreibens und jenem des Zeichnens. Read more...

New York, NY - 7 September 2014 - 19 October 2014

Thomas Øvlisen - Jørgen Larsen, Taarbæk

Klaus Von Nichtssagend Gallery

54 Ludlow Street
10002 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 8 September 2014

For his fourth show at Klaus, Thomas Øvlisen will present a new body of sculptures with painted surfaces. Made from styrofoam blocks cut into shapes suggesting forms such as flying buttresses, surfboards, doors, and building blocks, the sculptures physically and visually employ mass and lightness. Read more...

Emmenbrücke LU - 23 August 2014 - 19 October 2014

Emmenbronx. Anders als man denkt

Kunstplattform akku

Gerliswilstrasse 23
6020 Emmenbrücke LU
Exhibition
Online since 21 August 2014

Emmenbrücke ist ein pulsierendes Gebiet, das sich wandelt. Mit dem Ausstellungsprojekt "Emmenbronx. Anders als man denkt" wird mittels fotografischer Streifzüge ein visuelles Porträt rund um den Seetalplatz, das Bahnhofgebiet, die Viscosistadt, die Emmenweid und die Gerliswilstrasse gezeichnet. Mit Fotografien von Fabian Biasio, Fotosolar (Alex Gertschen & Felix Meier), Michelle Kohler, Bruno Kuster & Lucia Frey, Dario Lanfranconi und Sylvan Müller, mit Beiträgen der Emmer Bevölkerung, mit historischen Aufnahmen und mit einer Publikation, die die Geschichten der Menschen aus Emmenbronx erzählt. Read more...

Solothurn - 21 June 2014 - 19 October 2014

David Chieppo - Happity

Kunstmuseum Solothurn

Graphisches Kabinett
Werkhofstrasse 30
4500 Solothurn
Exhibition
Online since 11 June 2014

Mit der Ausstellung des seit 1998 in Zürich lebenden Künstlers David Chieppo (*1973) führt das Kunstmuseum Solothurn die Vermittlung zeitgenössischer Malerei fort. Anlässlich der Verleihung des Manor Kunstpreises Zürich im Jahr 2008 fand im Kunstmuseum Winterthur Chieppos letzte grosse Ausstellung statt. Daran anknüpfend bietet die Solothurner Ausstellung die Möglichkeit, die weitere Entwicklung des Künstlers zu verfolgen. Read more...

Hudson, NY - 20 September 2014 - 18 October 2014

Martin McMurray - The Case for Dream Insurance / Erik Schoonebeek

Jeff Bailey Gallery

127 Warren Street
12534 Hudson, NY
Exhibition
Online since 18 September 2014

Jeff Bailey Gallery / Hudson is pleased to present Martin McMurray, "The Case for Dream Insurance", an exhibition of new faux books. McMurray's books have the appearance, weight and feel of real books (although they do not open). Their uncanny titles seem vaguely familiar, or laughably plausible. Erik Schoonebeek's paintings and drawings are made on found paper, old book covers and other materials. Read more...

Oberwil - 20 September 2014 - 18 October 2014

Markus Zuber - PURE

Galerie Monika Wertheimer

Hohestrasse 134
4104 Oberwil
Exhibition
Online since 11 September 2014

Ganz bescheiden sagt er "Sonne, Wolken und Nebel malen die flüchtigen Bilder vor meinen Augen - ich halte sie lediglich fest". Die Bilder für die Ausstellung "PURE" sind in den letzten 2 Jahren entstanden - fast ausschliesslich in der kalten bis sehr kalten Jahreszeit und meist etliche Meter über Meer. Die Nebel- und Wolkenbilder - aufgenommen in den Schweizer Bergen - sind Einzelbilder aus Serien, die er in längeren Beobachtungsprozessen aufgenommen hat. Read more...

New York, NY - 13 September 2014 - 18 October 2014

Mona Hatoum - Twelve Windows

Alexander and Bonin

132 Tenth Avenue
10011 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 8 September 2014

Alexander and Bonin will begin the fall season with a one-person exhibition of recent work by Mona Hatoum. On view in the front gallery will be "Twelve Windows" (2012-13), an installation comprised of one-meter-square embroidered pieces of fabric, attached with wooden clothe pins at irregular intervals to a steel cable which traverses the room. These twelve embroidered panels are the work of Inaash; a Lebanese NGO founded in 1969 to provide employment for Palestinian women in refugee camps in Lebanon. Read more...

New York, NY - 11 September 2014 - 18 October 2014

Maria Park - Composition

Margaret Thatcher Projects

539 West 23rd Street
10011 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 8 September 2014

Thatcher Projects is pleased to present "Composition", the gallery's third solo exhibition of works by American artist Maria Park. Through her paintings, Maria Park seeks to address the tension between image and experience, considering projection and expectation as contributed by the viewer. The artist's works focus on how popular culture, via film, Internet, print media, and more, mediates our perception of the world. Read more...

New York, NY - 4 September 2014 - 18 October 2014

Julie Blackmon - Free Range

Robert Mann Gallery

525 West 26th Street, 2nd Floor
10001 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 2 September 2014

Robert Mann Gallery is pleased to announce "Free Range", Julie Blackmon's third solo exhibition with the gallery. Blackmon's recent body of work, which includes new images that will debut at the exhibition, juxtaposes an enduring sense of nostalgia with keenly contemporary details to twist the artist's signature sly wit into strange, wry, and whimsical stories of family life. Read more...

Zurich - 30 August 2014 - 18 October 2014

Ray Hegelbach - Spatial Is Not Special

Galerie Bob Gysin

Ausstellungsstrasse 24
8005 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 23 August 2014

Galerie Bob Gysin take great pleasure in presenting Ray Hegelbach's first solo exhibition in Zurich. Ray Hegelbach, who lives and works in Zurich, is a painterly painter in that he not only investigates his medium by its own means but also explores the context or framework in which most paintings are created and exhibited, engaging in complex analysis on the canvas. Read more...

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Tokyo - 5 September 2014 - 17 October 2014

Shigeno Ichimura - Intimate Relativity 2

Base Gallery

Koura Daiichi Bldg. 1 F / 1-1-6 Nihombashi-Kayabacho, Chuo-ku
103-0025 Tokyo
Exhibition
Online since 2 September 2014

Base Gallery is pleased to present a solo exhibition of works by New York-based artist Shigeno Ichimura. In 1997, Ichimura was awarded second place and became the first Asian artist to be recognized at the Texas National, one of the largest art competitions in the United States, and in 2002, he received an artist fellowship from the New York Foundation for the Arts. Since then, he has continued to gain attention and has participated in numerous solo and group exhibitions in and around the New York area. Read more...

London - 20 September 2014 - 12 October 2014

(detail) - curated by Andrew Bracey

Transition Gallery

Unit 25a (second floor) Regent Studios
8 Andrews Road
E8 4QN London
Exhibition
Online since 15 September 2014

(detail) features the work of 118 international artists, including Alexis Harding, Dan Hays, Robert Holyhead, Narbi Price, Jamie Shovlin and Emma Talbot, who have each selected a close-up from one of their paintings. These details are printed and displayed together to give both a tantalising glimpse into each artwork, and create a huge collage of images. Read more...

Meggen - 13 September 2014 - 12 October 2014

Raphael Egli, Michelle Kohler/Timo Müller und Sandra Senn - wie real ist landschaft?

Benzeholz

Raum für zeitgenössische Kunst
Benzeholzstrasse / Seestrasse
6045 Meggen
Exhibition
Online since 8 September 2014

Was nehmen wir als Landschaft wahr? Welche Vorstellungen machen wir uns von unserer Umgebung? Wie real oder wie fiktiv ist Landschaft? Diese Fragen stellt sich die aktuelle Ausstellung im Benzeholz. Mit Raphael Egli, Michelle Kohler/Timo Müller und Sandra Senn werden drei Positionen gezeigt, die sich malerisch, fotografisch und installativ mit der Beziehung von Kultur und Natur auseinandersetzen. Read more...

New York, NY - 7 September 2014 - 12 October 2014

Ryan McGinley - YEARBOOK

Team (gallery, inc.)

83 Grand Street
10013 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 1 September 2014

Team (gallery, inc.) is pleased to announce a solo show by New York-based artist Ryan McGinley, entitled YEARBOOK. YEARBOOK is a single artwork that consists of close to seven hundred studio portraits of over two hundred models, always in the nude, printed on vinyl and adhered to every available inch of the gallery's walls and ceilings. Read more...

Baden - 5 September 2014 - 12 October 2014

Modell und Utopie

Trudelhaus Baden

Ausstellungsraum visarte.aargau
Obere Halde 36
5400 Baden
Exhibition
Online since 1 September 2014

Urs Aeschbach, Edi Aschwanden, Virginia Buhofer, Pascal Danz, Regula Dettwiler, Saskia Edens, Anselmo Fox, René Gisler, Michael Günzburger, Christine Hunold, Monica Ursina Jäger, Sonja Kretz, Oliver Lang, Alexandra Meyer, Lorenz Olivier Schmid, Sandra Senn, Regula Spörri, Ursula Stalder, Nancy Wälti, Lydia Wilhelm, Rolf Winnewisser, Robert Wood

Ob zweidimensional, winzig klein, auf Tapete, aus Eigenblut oder Alabaster: Der Abstrahierung, der Massstabveränderung, der Materialverschiebungen bei der Realisierung eines Modelles sind wenig Grenzen gesteckt. Zweiundzwanzig Künstlerinnen und Künstler zeigen in einer opulenten Schau im Trudelhaus, wie sie das Modell zum Inhalt ihrer Arbeit machen. Read more...

Wettingen - 31 August 2014 - 12 October 2014

Daniel Glaser und Magdalena Kunz - Kopfkino

Galerie im Gluri Suter Huus

Bifangstrasse 1
5430 Wettingen
Exhibition
Online since 24 August 2014

Daniel Glaser und Magdalena Kunz befragen seit bald 15 Jahren mit Installationen, Videoarbeiten und Zeichnungen die Lebensbedingungen und -hoffnungen des modernen, "aufgeklärten" Menschen, welcher jedoch den Quellen von Realität - Raum und Zeit -, ausgeliefert bleibt. Bekanntgeworden sind Daniel Glaser und Magdalena Kunz mit den seit 2007 entwickelten "kinematografischen Skulpturen". Read more...

Wettingen - 31 August 2014 - 12 October 2014

Bettina Carl - Ganze Teile

Galerie im Gluri Suter Huus

Bifangstrasse 1
5430 Wettingen
Exhibition
Online since 24 August 2014

Bettina Carl arbeitet vor allem auf Papier. Mit malerischen und zeichnerischen Mitteln werden auch hier Grenzen der Realität aufgelöst, so dass neue, autonome Identitätssysteme mit narrativen Ansätzen entstehen. Der bindenden Logik der Welt - dem "Ganzen" - stellt Bettina Carl "in Teilen" die künstlerische Logik als Erkenntnisinstrument gegenüber. Read more...

Winterthur - 7 June 2014 - 12 October 2014

1914/18 - Pictures from the Border

Fotostiftung Schweiz

Grüzenstrasse 45
8400 Winterthur
Exhibition
Online since 31 May 2014

The First World War not only gave rise to a new kind of devastating war machinery and heretofore unknown means of mass destruction, it was also the first war in which modern mass media and visual communication (film and photography) played a major part. Although photo-reportage of the kind familiar to us from the Second World War was not yet so highly developed, a wealth of photographic evidence still exists, proving direct and lively insight into everyday military and civilian life, as well as into the feelings and thoughts of a whole generation. Read more...

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Winterthur - 7 June 2014 - 12 October 2014

Stephan Schenk - 1914/18 – The Way of the Cross

Fotostiftung Schweiz

Grüzenstrasse 45
8400 Winterthur
Exhibition
Online since 31 May 2014

As a counterpart to the exhibition of photo postcards dating from 1914-1918 entitled "Pictures from the Border", the Fotostiftung Schweiz is presenting an installation of large works by Stephan Schenk in which the artist questions the very possibility of depicting the catastrophe of the First World War - which cost more than eight million soldiers and seven million civilians their lives. Read more...

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Schluderns - 31 May 2014 - 12 October 2014

Melli Ink - Coira Series

Schloss Churburg

Churburg 1
39020 Schluderns
Exhibition
Online since 21 May 2014

A site specific exhibition project at Castle Churburg, Schluderns (Italy).

On the very unique and exciting premises of Castle Churburg, Melli Ink will be showing new and existing works that interact with the architecture and the mural paintings. Melli Ink invites us on a journey to see contemporary art works off the beaten track of today's contemporary art parcours. Read more...