Zurich - 22 March 2014 - 26 April 2014

Sarah Plimpton mit Maja Vieli-Bisig und Hans Schnorf

Galerie Art Forum Ute Barth

Kartausstrasse 8
8008 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 18 March 2014

Die New Yorker Künstlerin Sarah Plimpton zeigt in der Galerie Art Forum Ute Barth ihre neuesten Gemälde auf Tyvek. Sarah Plimpton hat für die Ausstellung Arbeiten aus New York mitgebracht, die ihr Streben nach Balance im abstrakten Bild zum Ausdruck bringen. Im Kabinett wird die Solo Show von Sarah Plimpton von zwei Zürcher Künstlern ergänzt: Die Malerin und Musikerin Maja Vieli-Bisig und Hans Schnorf. Read more...

Vienna - 20 March 2014 - 10 May 2014

Barthélémy Toguo - Your Face

Mario Mauroner Contemporary Art VIENNA

Weihburggasse 26
1010 Vienna
Exhibition
Online since 18 March 2014

The works of the artist Barthélémy Toguo (born 1967 in Camaroon) deal with his life between the two residences in Paris and Bandjoun, Cameroon and the prejudices with which he has continually struggled as a black African artist. Scholarships at the academies of Dusseldorf and Grenoble brought Toguo into this state of transit very early on. The freedom of European higher education, however, was first and foremost a serious shock to him. Read more...

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Zurich - 23 March 2014 - 10 May 2014

Dagmar Varady - Reisen (nach Goethe) - erheitern, erhellen

Galerie semina rerum

Irène Preiswerk
Cäcilienstrasse 3
8032 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 18 March 2014

In Varadys Ausstellung "Reisen (nach Goethe) - erheitern, erhellen" werden Arbeiten aus zwei Werkgruppen zu sehen sein. "Material einer Reise" und eine neue Gruppe, die eigens für die Ausstellung bei Irène Preiswerk in den Räumen der Galerie entstanden ist. Read more...

Zurich - 22 March 2014 - 17 May 2014

Niklaus Rüegg - The Duck with Iron Pants

Galerie Bob Gysin

Ausstellungsstrasse 24
8005 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 17 March 2014

Galerie Bob Gysin are delighted to present recent works by Niklaus Rüegg, "The Duck with Iron Pants", and to launch his new book, "Hobby und Wahrheit" (Hobby and Truth; Edition Fink, Zurich). For some time now this Zurich artist has focused on the medium of the cartoon Read more...

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Zurich - 22 March 2014 - 31 May 2014

LINES - Curated by Rodrigo Moura

Galerie Hauser & Wirth Zürich

Limmatstrasse 270
8005 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 17 March 2014

Geta Brătescu, Johanna Calle, Marilá Dardot, Channa Horwitz, Ivens Machado, Nasreen Mohamedi, Lygia Pape, R.H. Quaytman

This exhibition brings together a group of international artists active between the 1950s and today, all of whom explore new frontiers for abstraction. The exhibition examines how the element of the line is used by these artists to introduce new meaning to Formalism, and to find new uses for geometric form - continuously challenging the limits of abstract art. Read more...

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Zurich - 22 March 2014 - 17 May 2014

Sophie Smallhorn

Galerie Wenger

Mühlebachstrasse 12
8008 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 16 March 2014

Sophie Smallhorn ist bekannt für den Einsatz von Farben und ihre spezifischen Farbpaletten. Die schier unendlichen Möglichkeiten damit die Wirkung und Aussage eines Werks zu verändern, fasziniert Smallhorn. Mithilfe ihrer künstlerischen Arbeit untersucht sie die Beziehungen von Farbe, Form und Proportion. Read more...

Zurich - 21 March 2014 - 17 May 2014

Zineb Sedira - Disenchanted Matters

Galerie Plutschow & Felchlin

Waldmannstrasse 6
8001 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 14 March 2014

Galerie Plutschow & Felchlin presents "Disenchanted Matters" the first solo show in Switzerland of international, London-based artist Zineb Sedira. In its second exhibition, the freshly launched Galerie Plutschow & Felchlin in Zurich will showcase new and recent video, sculpture and photography works. Featuring photography, video and objects, the exhibition speaks of transitional existences which evolve in haunting landscapes. Read more...

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Zurich - 22 March 2014 - 31 May 2014

Marcel van Eeden - Particles of grain, and earth, and air, and rain

Galerie Bob van Orsouw

Limmatstrasse 270
8005 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 13 March 2014

Marcel van Eeden's new works mark a return to his birthplace. He documented Den Haag before, earlier in his career, but not at this scale. Large works in black oil pastels present street scenes: a view from under a railway bridge; a boulevard; a large building observed from a distance, lights burning in its windows. Read more...

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London - 14 March 2014 - 3 May 2014

Ellen Gallagher - New Work

Hauser & Wirth London

23 Savile Row
W1S 2ET London
Exhibition
Online since 10 March 2014

Hauser & Wirth presents a collection of new work by Ellen Gallagher, encompassing painting, collage and film. The exhibition brings together paintings that, with Gallagher's unique approach, combine paper and canvas, stretched and bleached and incised. Striated areas, mimicking machine-printed lines, contrast with expressive accumulations of ink-stained printed matter. Read more...

London - 14 March 2014 - 3 May 2014

Dieter Roth, Arnulf Rainer - Collaborations

Hauser & Wirth London

23 Savile Row
W1S 2ET London
Exhibition
Online since 10 March 2014

Hauser & Wirth presents an exhibition exploring the decade-long collaboration between Dieter Roth (1930 - 1998) and Arnulf Rainer (b. 1929). From 1972, Roth and Rainer worked together intermittently, producing pieces in tandem or exchanging works in progress which were then completed independently. Read more...

Zurich - 13 March 2014 - 24 May 2014

Miles Aldridge - The Age of Pleasure

Christophe Guye Galerie

Dufourstrasse 31
8008 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 8 March 2014

This spring, Christophe Guye Galerie hosts "The Age of Pleasure" - a major exhibition of photographer Miles Aldridge's work, to coincide with the publication of the book "I Only Want You to Love Me", published by Rizzoli. This is the first solo exhibition of his work to date in Switzerland and will include small, medium and large-scale photographic prints from throughout his career including previously unpublished material. Read more...

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Wettingen - 16 March 2014 - 4 May 2014

Rosina Kuhn - Les Enfants du Paradis - Monotypien 2003 - 2013

Galerie im Gluri Suter Huus

Bifangstrasse 1
5430 Wettingen
Exhibition
Online since 5 March 2014

Rosina Kuhn, geboren 1940 in Zürich als Tochter der Bildteppichkünstlerin Lissy Funk und des Malers Adolf Funk, entwickelte nach ihrer Ausbildung an der Kunstgewerbeschule Zürich und an der St. Martin's School of Art in London in den Sechziger Jahren, unter dem Eindruck der Popkultur, eine Bildsprache, die sich anhand von Alltagsdarstellungen, Portraits und Landschaften dem Leben des modernen Menschen widmet. Read more...

Vienna - 13 March 2014 - 10 May 2014

Stefan Waibel - Ideal Nature Machine

Mario Mauroner Contemporary Art VIENNA

Weihburggasse 26
1010 Vienna
Exhibition
Online since 5 March 2014

"No such paradises are to be found in reality as have glowed on the canvas of Claude Lorrain". Stefan Waibel has been treating the precarious relationship between human beings and nature as a priority for years, and just like E.A. Poe, he applies (critical) irony. In his latest series "Ideal Nature Machine" (begun in 2008) he first uses "illusion" as a traditional means for depicting reality in art. Read more...

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Bern - 7 March 2014 - 24 August 2014

Open Sesame! Anker, Hodler, Segantini... - Masterpieces from the Foundation for Art, Culture and History

Kunstmuseum Bern

Hodlerstrasse 8 - 12
3000 Bern 7
Exhibition
Online since 4 March 2014

The Kunstmuseum Bern is showing over 140 works of Swiss art dating from the 18th century up to modern times. They belong to the vast collection of the Foundation for Art, Culture and History, which was established in 1980 by the Winterthur patron of the arts Bruno Stefanini. Among other paintings, the exhibition is showcasing works by Cuno Amiet, Albert Anker, Arnold Böcklin, Alexandre Calame, Henry Fuseli, Giovanni and Augusto Giacometti, Ferdinand Hodler, Giovanni Segantini and Félix Vallotton. Read more...

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London - 5 March 2014 - 21 April 2014

Haim Steinbach - once again the world is flat.

Serpentine Gallery

Kensington Gardens
W2 3XA London
Exhibition
Online since 3 March 2014

"once again the world is flat." is an expansive exhibition by American artist Haim Steinbach. The show includes key works from his forty year career, during which he has re-defined the status of the object in art. On display will be major new works, reconfigured historical installations and a number of grid-based paintings from the early 1970s. Read more...

London - 5 March 2014 - 21 April 2014

Martino Gamper - design is a state of mind

Serpentine Sackler Gallery

West Carriage Drive
Kensington Gardens
W2 2AR London
Exhibition
Online since 3 March 2014

Influential London-based Italian designer Martino Gamper guest-curates a new exhibition at the Serpentine Sackler Gallery. "design is a state of mind" will present a landscape of shelving systems, telling the story of design objects and their impact on our lives. This is the second major design exhibition staged by the Serpentine, following "Design Real" curated by Konstantin Grcic in 2009. Read more...

Winterthur - 8 March 2014 - 25 May 2014

Iren Stehli - So Near, Yet So Far

Fotostiftung Schweiz

Grüzenstrasse 45
8400 Winterthur
Exhibition
Online since 27 February 2014

Iren Stehli (born 1953) established her reputation with photographic essays from the Czech Republic. Over a period of decades she accompanied Libuna, a Roma woman living in Prague, through the ups and downs of life. The result is a unique long-term study during which the photographer not only maintained the stance of an objective observer, but also became a friend and confidante. Read more...

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Kreuzlingen - 8 March 2014 - 27 April 2014

Ueli Alder - Mississippi Desaster

Kunstraum Kreuzlingen

Bodanstrasse 7a
8280 Kreuzlingen
Exhibition
Online since 26 February 2014

Auf den Spuren des Blues und der Suche nach der eigenen Identität ging der als Appenzeller Cowboy bekannte Fotokünstler Ueli Alder für ein Jahr in die USA. Er kehrte mit zahlreichen Fotos und einem Video zurück, das seine Fahrt durch die Canyon-Landschaft in den Badlands in South Dakota dokumentiert. Read more...

Kreuzlingen - 8 March 2014 - 27 April 2014

Timo Ullmann - wilds.of.the.web

Tiefparterre im Kunstraum Kreuzlingen

Bodanstrasse 7a
8280 Kreuzlingen
Exhibition
Online since 26 February 2014

In Video- und Klang-Installationen thematisiert Timo Ullmann das Internet als multidirektionales Medium, das sämtliche Nutzer weltweit in Echtzeit vernetzt und aufgrund dieser medienspezifischen Eigenschaften beeinflusst. Die Ausstellung im Tiefparterre zeigt aktuelle Arbeiten, die sich der Wildnis im Kontext des Cyberspace annehmen. Read more...

Thalwil - 28 February 2014 - 1 May 2014

Ralf Abati - Traumwerk

Galerie Infinys

Böhnirainstrasse 11
8800 Thalwil
Exhibition
Online since 25 February 2014

Die allererste Ausstellung in der Galerie Infinys fand an einem 29. Februar statt, damals noch in Adliswil. Der Künstler, mit dem wir die Galerie eröffneten war Ralf Abati. Jetzt nach 6 Jahren feiern wir mit ihm Geburtstag. Der Geburtstag ist zwar nicht rund, aber Grund genug zum feiern allemal. Read more...