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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Zurich - 22 November 2014 - 10 January 2015

Bharti Kher - three decimal points. of a minute. of a second. of a degree

Galerie Hauser & Wirth Zürich

Limmatstrasse 270
8005 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 17 November 2014

For her first exhibition at Hauser & Wirth Zürich, Bharti Kher unveils a new ensemble of sculptures that have been growing in her studio over the last few years. In line with earlier studio practice, Kher assembles, juxtaposes and transforms found objects that are witness to their own histories. Wooden wheels and architectural remnants, mannequin body casts and pillars all clash in mis-en-scene of dystopia and grand orchestration. Read more...

Zurich - 22 November 2014 - 10 January 2015

Anri Sala - The Present Moment (in B-flat)

Galerie Hauser & Wirth Zürich

Limmatstrasse 270
8005 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 17 November 2014

Hauser & Wirth is pleased to announce 'The Present Moment (in B-flat)', an exhibition including a body of new works by Anri Sala. Central to the exhibition are two video installations: 'The Present Moment (in B-flat)' and 'Unravel'. Read more...

London - 21 November 2014 - 20 December 2014

Saul Fletcher

Alison Jacques Gallery

41-42 Berners Street
W1T 3NB London
Exhibition
Online since 17 November 2014

Alison Jacques Gallery is proud to present our third solo exhibition of new work by Saul Fletcher. Fletcher began his practice by taking photographs of sculptural assemblages on his London studio wall. Layered thick with peeling paint the history of the wall became part of the installations, created by the artist in situ. In this series Fletcher extends this practice to his studio in Berlin. Read more...

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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Zurich - 20 November 2014 - 14 February 2015

Brigitte Kowanz - Dots and Dashes

Häusler Contemporary

Stampfenbachstrasse 59
8006 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 14 November 2014

Ever since the beginning of her career, Austrian artist Brigitte Kowanz (*1957, Vienna) has been addressing the different visual forms which light can take and the ways of perceiving them. By using artificial light such as Neon and LED and combining it with mirrors and other reflecting materials, she turns scientific facts into experiential values of sensual quality. Read more...

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Brussels - 13 November 2014 - 10 January 2015

The Remarkable Lightness of Being

aeroplastics contemporary

32 rue Blanche
1060 Brussels
Exhibition
Online since 11 November 2014

Unbearable for some, the lightness of being might rather be said to be remarkable at Aeroplastics, which for years has with quirky humour cultivated a taste for the strange. "The Remarkable Lightness of Being" proposes, through a selection of 36 artists from Belgium and abroad, a look at current practices inherited from surrealism in its broadest sense - not the dogmatic current theorized by Breton, but rather that of Magritte and his followers, in Belgium or elsewhere - without forgetting the distant but strong reminiscences of Dada. Read more...

Zurich - 15 November 2014 - 20 December 2014

Manon Bellet, Isabelle Krieg, Jso Maeder, Jules Spinatsch, Costa Vece - L'édifice immense du souvenir

Christinger De Mayo

Ankerstrasse 24
8004 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 11 November 2014

Every reader, as he reads, is actually the reader of himself. The writer's work is only a kind of optical instrument he provides to the reader, so that he can discern what he might never have seen in himself without this book. The reader's recognition within himself of what the book says is the proof of the book's truth. (Marcel Proust "In Search of Lost Time") Read more...

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Kilchberg ZH - 14 November 2014 - 30 January 2015

Robert Bösch - Landscapes

Bildhalle

Seestrasse 16
8802 Kilchberg ZH
Exhibition
Online since 11 November 2014

"Als Bergfotograf ist er berühmt geworden, aber er ist weit mehr als das. Robert Bösch ist zuerst ein Liebhaber der Natur, ein Erdwanderer, der die Kontinente mit offenem Blick bereist und unermüdlich nach Bildern sucht. Er liebt die Steine - ob ein einzelner Brocken, ein ganzer Berg, ein Massiv oder die ganze sichtbare Erdkruste." Read more...

Zurich - 16 November 2014 - 22 December 2014

NOW - Ein Einblick in das aktuelle Schaffen der Galerie-Künstler

Galerie Art Forum Ute Barth

Kartausstrasse 8
8008 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 11 November 2014

Gezeigt werden Gemälde, Skulpturen und Papierarbeiten von Lucia Coray, Maria Eitle-Vozar, Dieter Kränzlein, Susanna Niederer, Esther Roth, Vera Rothamel, Hans Thomann, Judith Trepp, Maja Vieli-Bisig und Peter Wechsler.

Nach der erfolgreichen Messe in den ABB Hallen in Zürich, der KUNST 14 ZÜRICH, wo die Galerie auch einen Akzent auf die jungen KünstlerInnen und den Kunstpreis YOUNG ART AWARD < 33, einen Förderpreis für junge Künstler unter 33 Jahren, gelegt hat – ist nun der Fokus auf den Künstlern, die von der Galerie vertreten werden. Read more...

Eschlikon - 15 November 2014 - 27 December 2014

Aus gutem Hause

widmertheodoridis

Fallackerstrasse 6
8360 Eschlikon
Exhibition
Online since 10 November 2014

Erika Babatz, Othmar Eder, Chiara Fiorini, Stefan Gort, Erna Hürzeler, Simone Kappeler, Georgette Maag, Elisabeth Nembrini, Lisa Sartorio, Scanderbeg Sauer, Michael Schnabel, Guido von Stürler, Lars Theuerkauff, Josep Tornero, Werner Widmer, Nadine Wottke

For the inauguration of the new premises widmertheodoridis wished to present the program and the focus of the gallery in one exhibition. But after all it was not the plan to have three so closely related shows. 'Aus gutem Stoff', 'Aus gutem Grund' and 'Aus gutem Haus' (made of good stuff, with good reason, from a good house) illuminate questions that deal with our existence: ... Read more...

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Zurich - 15 November 2014 - 10 January 2015

Klaus Staudt - Spätlese

Galerie Wenger

Mühlebachstrasse 12
8008 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 7 November 2014

Im Zentrum der Ausstellung "Spätlese" steht das reife Werk des Künstlers Klaus Staudt, der zu den wichtigsten Vertretern der konstruktiv-konkreten Kunst in Deutschland zählt. Staudts Interesse für die Einsatzmöglichkeiten unterschiedlichster Werkstoffe in der Kunst liess ihn bereits früh mit Plexiglas experimentieren. Read more...

Stuttgart - 14 November 2014 - 30 January 2015

Living With A LOT OF Art

Galerie Reinhard Hauff

Paulinenstrasse 47
70178 Stuttgart
Exhibition
Online since 6 November 2014

Erdag Aksel, Anne-Lise Coste, Andreas Fischer, Thomas Locher, Bill Lundberg, Josephine Meckseper, Max Müller, Pedro C. Romero, Tomás Saraceno, Lasse Schmidt Hansen, Santiago Serra and Stephen Willats

"Living With A LOT OF Art" is the last part of the "2012-2014 Living With Art" trilogy at the Galerie Reinhard Hauff. With over 130 unique works from the period 1975 until today by 40 international artists, the "Living With Art" trilogy has so far focused on artworks converted to or from furniture and household items. Read more...

Baden - 14 November 2014 - 20 December 2014

NICHT NICHTS - Patrick Harter - Skulpturen und Objekte / Oliver Krähenbühl - Malerei und Zeichnung

Trudelhaus Baden

Ausstellungsraum visarte.aargau
Obere Halde 36
5400 Baden
Exhibition
Online since 6 November 2014

In der Ausstellung "NICHT NICHTS" stehen sich mit den Skulpturen und Objekten von Patrick Harter und den Zeichnungen und Ölgemälden des im Aargau lebenden Oliver Krähenbühl zwei Positionen gegenüber, die der produktiven Leerstelle im je eigenen Medium auf der Spur sind. Malerei und Skulptur reflektieren sich im Gegenüber und eröffnen neue Gedankenräume. Read more...

Zurich - 7 November 2014 - 20 December 2014

Francisco da Mata - New works (and old recipes)

Lange + Pult

Limmatstrasse 291
8005 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 4 November 2014

Die Galerie Lange + Pult freut sich, die Einzelausstellung "New works (and old recipes)" des portugiesischen Künstlers Francisco da Mata zu eröffnen. In seinen Werken verarbeitet der in Berlin lebende Künstler (*1968) Themen, die die zeitgenössische Gesellschaft bewegen und deren Bewusstsein prägen oder verändern. Read more...

Zurich - 7 November 2014 - 9 January 2015

Künstler der Galerie und ihre Sparring-Partner

Jedlitschka Gallery

Seefeldstrasse 52
8008 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 3 November 2014

Die durch die Jedlitschka Gallery vertretenen Künstlerinnen und Künstler werden zu dieser Ausstellung ihre Schüler und oder Künstlerkollegen zum Diskurs über gemeinsame oder gegensätzliche Ansätze der von ihnen vertretenen Gegenwartskunst einladen. Die Ausstellung besteht aus zehn Teilen, welche der Betrachter jeweils beider Positionen übereinander ausgestellt vorfindet - eben versus "gegen(übergestellt)". Read more...

Basel - 7 November 2014 - 10 January 2015

Per Mårtensson

Anne Mosseri-Marlio Galerie

Malzgasse 20
4052 Basel
Exhibition
Online since 3 November 2014

Per Mårtensson’s second exhibit with the gallery is centered on architectural abstraction. Inspired by views in the urban settings of his native Malmö, Sweden, he has used images of broken windows and elevator doors as models for paintings mimicking constructivist abstraction on one hand and quite realistic depictions of a stainless steel surface on the other. Read more...

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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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Emmenbrücke LU - 5 November 2014 - 21 December 2014

RoundAbout. Videokunst im Gespräch

Kunstplattform akku

Gerliswilstrasse 23
6020 Emmenbrücke LU
Exhibition
Online since 31 October 2014

Judith Albert, Christoph Draeger, Christoph Oertli, Bertold Stallmach, Dominik Stauch, Lena Maria Thüring, Margot Zanni und Absolventinnen und Absolventen der Hochschule Luzern - Design & Kunst

In der Ausstellung "RoundAbout. Videokunst im Gespräch" wird je eine Arbeit von sieben bekannten Schweizer Videoschaffenden gezeigt. In wöchentlicher Rotation steht eines der Werke - vier davon Premieren - im Zentrum und wird in einem Künstlergespräch diskutiert. Read more...