Zurich - 5 June 2014 - 7 September 2014

Florian Dombois - Struck Modernism

Haus Konstruktiv

Selnaustrasse 25
8001 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 3 June 2014

Since the 1990s, conceptual artist Florian Dombois (b. 1966 in Berlin, works in Zurich) has primarily addressed the representation of seismological phenomena in the context of art. Here, this qualified geophysicist focuses on models, landforms, seismic activity, tectonic activity, scientific fictions and technical fictions in various media and formats. Read more...

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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...

Vienna - 17 May 2014 - 6 September 2014

Manfred Erjautz - Against the Day

Mario Mauroner Contemporary Art VIENNA

Weihburggasse 26
1010 Vienna
Exhibition
Online since 13 May 2014

In his first solo exhibition at Mario Mauroner Contemporary Art Vienna Manfred Erjautz (*1966 in Graz) addresses the theme of time and the endless passing of this incredible constant of our being. The inability to affect time becomes in the title, "Against the Day", a paraphrase for the transitory and the incapacity to compete against the day, the time, the clock and its contant ticking. Read more...

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Vienna - 17 May 2014 - 6 September 2014

Darina Kmetova - Body of the Line

Mario Mauroner Contemporary Art VIENNA

Weihburggasse 26
1010 Vienna
Exhibition
Online since 13 May 2014

Darina Kmetova's occupation with lines and their most direct point of reference - paper - can formally be viewed as a curve, which begins delicately and cautiously, and ultimately leads to a very dramatic end point. Kmetova, who graduated in 2013 from the class of Gunter Damisch at the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna, deals with printed graphics and drawings, works with unique imprints and installation elements as well as monotype relief printing. Read more...

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Zurich - 15 May 2014 - 31 October 2014

Beni Bischof - me, myself & I / TABLEAU No. 2

TABLEAU ZURICH

Im Hofraum der Stadelhofer Passage
Stadelhoferstrasse 28
8001 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 12 May 2014

Die zweite Ausstellung von TABLEAU zeigt neue Werke des Schweizer Künstlers Beni Bischof. Zu sehen sind Diagramme, welche sein Leben auf überraschende und ironische Art und Weise reflektieren. Read more...

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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Zurich - 27 February 2014 - 7 September 2014

Delphine Chapuis-Schmitz

Haus Konstruktiv

Selnaustrasse 25
8001 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 24 February 2014

48. There are things I want to do but until they have a place they remain necessarily vague and indeterminate

Delphine Chapuis-Schmitz (b. 1979 in Boulogne-Billancourt, France, lives in Zurich) is conceiving an art project with audio guides, for the period between the end of February and the start of September 2014. The devices are made available to the visitors at the museum's reception and enable them to choose their own course through the building. Read more...

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