Exhibitions

Birsfelden - 20 June 2014 - 21 July 2014

Katja Novitskova - Green Growth, curated by Samuel Leuenberger

SALTS

Hauptstrasse 12
4127 Birsfelden BL
Exhibition
Online since 26 June 2014

Today, once again, a meteorite has hit the garden.
And again, civilization has been put to sleep for long enough to allow it to fall into complete oblivion.
They will find traces, fragments, hints. Green arrows, aluminium boards with remnants of brightly-colored feathers, piercing blue eyes, cigarette butts, dead insects, earth-scented plasma and plastic stones.... Read more...

Birsfelden - 20 June 2014 - 21 July 2014

Navid Nuur, Emanuel Röhss, Amanda Ross-Ho, Fredrik Værslev - Picture This, presented by Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen & SALTS

SALTS

Hauptstrasse 12
4127 Birsfelden BL
Exhibition
Online since 26 June 2014

Giovanni Carmine from Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen and Samuel Leuenberger from SALTS present a group show of artists Navid Nuur, Emanuel Röhss, Amanda Ross-Ho and Fredrik Værslev. Titled "Picture This", the exhibition title was chosen as a way to encourage the viewer to encounter the interwoven poetry that might or might not emerge during a given viewing. Read more...

Birsfelden - 20 June 2014 - 21 July 2014

read the room, you've got to

SALTS

Hauptstrasse 12
4127 Birsfelden BL
Exhibition
Online since 26 June 2014

Etel Adnan, Kolt Beringer, Harry Burke, Cynthia Cruz, Olivia Dunbar, Andrew Durbin, Ida Ekblad, Heike-Karin Föll, Lauren Gault, Harmony Holiday, Karl Holmqvist, Romain Juan, Joan Naviyuk Kane, John Kelsey, Paul Kneale, Sophie Jung, Sophia Le Fraga, Joshua Marie Wilkinson, Garrett Nelson, Collier Nogues, Sophie Nys, Fatuma Osman, Vanessa Place, Lauren Printy Currie, Megan Rooney, Andrew Seguin, Donna Stonecipher, Sue Tompkins, Martina-Sofie Wildberger, Hannah Woo, Lynn Xu

The exhibition "read the room, you've got to" explores the current blurring of borders between poetic and visual arts practices, as well as analogue and digital processes, while taking up the history of mail art in the internet age. Read more...

London - 28 June 2014 - 20 July 2014

Delaine Le Bas and Tara Darby - Portrait of the Artist

Transition Gallery

Unit 25a (second floor) Regent Studios
8 Andrews Road
E8 4QN London
Exhibition
Online since 23 June 2014

"Look at me! With a grand, proud ironic grace, she exhibited herself before the eyes of the audience as if she were a marvellous present too good to be played with. Look, not touch. She was twice as large as life and as succinctly finite as any object that is intended to be seen, not handled. Look! Hands off!" (Angela Carter, Nights at the Circus) Read more...

Luzern - 6 June 2014 - 20 July 2014

Daniela Schönbächler / Maya Vonmoos - Obscure Transparency - Beschränkung oder Entgrenzung?

Kunsthalle Luzern

Bourbaki
Löwenplatz 11
6004 Luzern
Exhibition
Online since 28 May 2014

Nowadays, there is hardly a term that offers more topics of conversation than the "transparent man". The associations, which surrounds this divers word, are marked by an ambivalence that leaves us behind perplexed. On the one hand, the increased transparency helps to facilitates our lives (from the medical point of view it can directly save lives). Read more...

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Bern - 12 April 2014 - 20 July 2014

Bill Viola - Passions

Kunstmuseum Bern

Hodlerstrasse 8 - 12
3000 Bern 7
Exhibition
Online since 8 April 2014

An exhibition by Kunstmuseum Bern in collaboration with the Community of the Cathedral of Berne. Bill Viola (b. 1951 in New York) is generally seen as one of the leading international representatives of video art. For over 30 years he has been working with video tapes, video installations, sound environments, electronic-music performances and TV productions. Read more...

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New York, NY - 19 June 2014 - 19 July 2014

Voyeur - Curated by Dina Brodsky

Lyons Wier Gallery

542 W. 24th St
10011 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 18 June 2014

James Adelman, Luis Borrero, Dina Brodsky , Diana Corvelle, Bonnie DeWitt, Michelle Doll, Joshua Henderson, Judith Klausner, Maria Kreyn, Amber Lia-Kloppel, Cory Morgenstein, Tun Myaing, Mitra Walter

There is an undeniable thrill that comes from observing peoples private lives or witnessing something intended to stay concealed. The word "voyeur" evokes trespassing into others' hidden worlds and seeing their secrets. Read more...

Basel - 14 June 2014 - 19 July 2014

Michelle Grabner

Anne Mosseri-Marlio Galerie

Malzgasse 20
4052 Basel
Exhibition
Online since 9 June 2014

Anne Mosseri-Marlio Galerie is very pleased to present the second exhibit featuring works by American conceptual artist and curator Michelle Grabner (1962). All works were created after co-curating the 2014 Whitney Biennial in New York. A sculptural installation, gold and silverpoint tondos, works on paper, photographs and relief paintings made specifically for the exhibit will be presented. Read more...

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Luzern - 14 June 2014 - 19 July 2014

Dianna Frid - Words From Obituaries

Alpineum Produzentengalerie

Hirschmattstrasse 30a
6003 Luzern
Exhibition
Online since 9 June 2014

Under the title "Words from Obituaries" Dianna Frid presents two series of works in which text and textile are intricately investigated, bringing forth their sensual as well as their intellectual qualities. There are fragments of text, for example, that are taken from obituaries she collected and categorized according to the professions of the deceased. Read more...

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Zurich - 14 June 2014 - 19 July 2014

Andreas Rüthi - Essentials

Galerie Brigitte Weiss

Müllerstrasse 67
8004 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 4 June 2014

Die Galerie Brigitte Weiss freut sich, in einer weiteren Einzelausstellung mit dem in Wales (UK) lebenden Künstler Andreas Rüthi (*1956) eine neue Werkgruppe von Still Life Paintings zeigen zu können. Die Werkgruppe trägt den Titel 'Essentials'. Read more...

Eschlikon - 7 June 2014 - 19 July 2014

Aus gutem Stoff

widmertheodoridis

Fallackerstrasse 6
8360 Eschlikon
Exhibition
Online since 3 June 2014

Othmar Eder, Chiara Fiorini, Stefan Gort, Gian Michelle Grob, Sybille Hotz, Erna Hürzeler, Vinzent Kriste, Ariane Lugeon, Andoni Maillard, Andreas Marti, Elisabeth Nembrini, Lisa Sartorio, Versaweiss, Werner Widmer, Lydia Wilhelm, Marko Zink

widmertheodoridis inaugurates its new premises in Eschlikon with a group show comprising sixteen artists. 'Aus gutem Stoff' (Made of Good Stuff) launches a trilogy curated by Werner Widmer and Jordanis Theodoridis, which covers terms, such as texture, evidence and origin. Read more...

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Brussels - 6 June 2014 - 19 July 2014

Mingjun Luo - Guanxi / Kate Waters - After you

aeroplastics contemporary

32 rue Blanche
1060 Brussels
Exhibition
Online since 2 June 2014

Although they each occupy a distinct space in the gallery, the exhibition of Luo Mingjun and that of Kate Waters explore, in a related and complimentary manner, themes which have much in common. Nonetheless, at first view the contrast between Kate Waters' vividly coloured tableaux and the white, grey and black tonalities that dominate Luo Mingjun's oeuvre are striking. Read more...

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New York, NY - 5 June 2014 - 19 July 2014

Venske & Spänle - Oh Deer!

Margaret Thatcher Projects

539 West 23rd Street
10011 New York, NY
Exhibition
Online since 1 June 2014

Margaret Thatcher Projects is pleased to present "Oh Deer!", a solo-exhibition of hand carved marble sculptures by the Munich-based artists Venske & Spanle. Since 1997, the artists have collaborated to sketch and cut their curious, biomorphic forms from stone, meticulously trimming and polishing each into its final state. Read more...

Basel - 22 May 2014 - 19 July 2014

Bernar Venet - l'hypothèse de l'Arc / William S. Burroughs - 100 years William S. Burroughs

von Bartha | Garage

Kannenfeldplatz 6
4056 Basel
Exhibition
Online since 19 May 2014

In der Ausstellung "l'hypothèse de l'Arc" setzt Bernar Venet mit zwei raumgreifenden installativen Arc-Arbeiten ein Statement. Venet avancierte mit seinen monumentalen Stahlskulpturen zu einem der herausragensten Bildhauer des zwanzigsten Jahrhunderts. Mit "100 years William S. Burroughs", einer Ausstellung die zeitlich parallel zur Venet Ausstellung stattfindet, huldigen wir dem amerikanischen Schriftsteller und Universalgenie der Beat Generation. Read more...

Zurich - 23 May 2014 - 19 July 2014

Miltos Manetas - Der Berg of my Family

Galerie Plutschow & Felchlin

Waldmannstrasse 6
8001 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 17 May 2014

In "Der Berg of my Family" Manetas will present his so far most personal body of work which he created in the last years and which he describes as follows: "I had no idea that putting together a family would be as hard as climbing a big mountain (such as the Everest or the K2). When I first met C. - my producer - it took us only two hours to decide that we both really wanted to startup a kid together. Read more...

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Zurich - 24 May 2014 - 19 July 2014

Miriam Sturzenegger - Container

Galerie Bob Gysin

Ausstellungsstrasse 24
8005 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 16 May 2014

We take great pleasure in presenting "Container". Artist Miriam Sturzenegger's second solo exhibition at Galerie Bob Gysin features works from the past three years. The dominant feature in the gallery is a freestanding wall of upright rectangular styrofoam modules. A support structure of thin aluminium rods has been left exposed on one side, while the other presents a perfectly smooth film of plaster that reflects light in varying degrees of brightness and lustre, the result of an imperfectly cleaned acrylic mould. Read more...

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Tokyo - 23 May 2014 - 19 July 2014

Jaq Chartier - Testing

Base Gallery

Koura Daiichi Bldg. 1 F / 1-1-6 Nihombashi-Kayabacho, Chuo-ku
103-0025 Tokyo
Exhibition
Online since 15 May 2014

Base Gallery is pleased to present a solo exhibition of new works by Jaq Chartier. Looking at her work awhile, you might feel somewhat unsettled by not being able to situate the picture plane. While it has a flat surface, there exists velvety depth, and the impression of color is slightly different when compared with that of the commonly used familiar pigments. Read more...

Zurich - 22 May 2014 - 19 July 2014

Italo Valenti - the quality of balance

Galerie Wenger

Mühlebachstrasse 12
8008 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 14 May 2014

Die Galerie Wenger freut sich, dem Werk des Künstlers Italo Valenti (1912 Mailand - 1995 Ascona) eine Einzelausstellung zu widmen. Ausgestellt sind Collagen aus den Jahren 1959 bis 1994 sowie Aquarelle und Zeichnungen. Zu Beginn seiner künstlerischen Tätigkeit war Italo Valenti als erklärter Antifaschist in der Künstlergruppierung "Corrente" aktiv. Read more...

Zurich - 16 May 2014 - 19 July 2014

Blair Thurman

Lange + Pult

Limmatstrasse 291
8005 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 13 May 2014

Im Spannungsfeld von Architektur, Design, Readymade und Popkultur reflektiert das facettenreiche Oeuvre des amerikanischen Künstlers Blair Thurman die westliche Kultur der Gegenwart. Auf subtile Art und Weise untersucht Thurman das Verhältnis von Flächen und Tiefen, Malerei und Objekt. Read more...

Zurich - 14 February 2014 - 15 July 2014

Small Is Beautiful - Selected Editions made by artists for Parkett from 1984 - 2014

PARKETT Space Zurich

Löwenbräu
Limmatstrasse 268
8005 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 6 February 2014

Presented by Bice Curiger, Jacqueline Burckhardt, and Dieter von Graffenried. The exhibition "Small Is Beautiful" at Parkett's Space in Zurich presents for the first time eighty small- and miniature-format editions made by artists since the founding of Parkett thirty years ago. The works are often smaller than a hand and rarely larger than a Parkett page. Read more...

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