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 - 23 August 2014 - 2 November 2014

Ruedi Fluri - Papierwerke

Kunstmuseum Solothurn

Werkhofstrasse 30
4500 Solothurn
Exhibition
Online since 21 August 2014

Der Solothurner Künstler Ruedi Fluri (*1948) ist nach einer Ausbildung zum Industriedesigner an der Schule für Gestaltung Zürich und einer Tätigkeit als Designer 1981 an seinen Ausbildungsort zurück gekehrt, wo er bis 2007 unterrichtet hat. Daneben sind künstlerische Arbeiten entstanden, die ihre Herkunft aus dem Objekt-Design nicht verbergen, dieses aber - dank Fluris Anspruch der "Verwandlung" - hinter sich lassen. Read more...

Glarus - 24 August 2014 - 23 November 2014

Bastien Aubry / Dimitri Broquard - Coupé-Décalé

Kunsthaus Glarus

Im Volksgarten
8750 Glarus
Exhibition
Online since 21 August 2014

In their works, the Swiss artist duo Bastien Aubry (b. 1974, lives in Zürich) and Dimitri Broquard (b. 1969, lives in Zürich) skilfully test the boundaries between art, design and popular culture. The duo flirts with traditional craft, do-it-yourself, the flawed and the deficient as well as the fake as a reaction to the perfection and stylistic confidence of modern design and art. Read more...

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Glarus - 24 August 2014 - 23 November 2014

Saâdane Afif - Là-bas.

Kunsthaus Glarus

Im Volksgarten
8750 Glarus
Exhibition
Online since 21 August 2014

Saâdane Afif (b. 1970 in Vendôme/France, lives in Berlin) is showing the multimedia work "Là-bas". at Kunsthaus Glarus, an exact copy of the work "Ici.", which is being shown concurrently in the Leopold Hoesch & Papiermuseum in Düren. In this conceptually imagined mirroring, Saâdane Afif reflects upon the contemporary significance of 'here' and 'there'. Read more...

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Aarau - 23 August 2014 - 16 November 2014

Sophie Taeuber-Arp - Today Is Tomorrow

Aargauer Kunsthaus

Aargauerplatz
5001 Aarau
Exhibition
Online since 20 August 2014

Sophie Taeuber-Arp (1889-1943) ranks among the most important Swiss artists of the twentieth century. A woman of many talents and a master of form, colour and material, she created an oeuvre combining the highest demands on quality and consistency in the fields of design, painting, textiles, drawing, sculpture, architecture, dance and scenography. Including more than 300 exhibits, the exhibition "Sophie Taeuber-Arp: Today Is Tomorrow" provides the opportunity to explore, in unprecedented depth and breadth, the artist's way of thinking and working across art forms and thus to fully appreciate her achievement as a pioneer of modernism. Read more...

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Aarau - 23 August 2014 - 16 November 2014

Docking Station

Aargauer Kunsthaus

Aargauerplatz
5001 Aarau
Exhibition
Online since 20 August 2014

Contemporary Artists Work with Artworks from the Aargauer Kunsthaus and the Nationale Suisse Collection

For the exhibition "Docking Station" contemporary artists were invited to work with historical artworks from the holdings of the Aargauer Kunsthaus and collection of the insurance company Nationale Suisse. In pieces created especially for this show the artists respond to selected artworks from said collections, thereby creating a varied exhibition arrangement on the upper floor of the Aargauer Kunsthaus - in the galleries usually reserved for the historical part of the museum’s collection - that reveals the freshness and richness an artistically motivated "look back" can exude. Read more...

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Aarau - 23 August 2014 - 16 November 2014

CARAVAN 3/2014: Max Leiß - Series of Exhibitions of Young Art

Aargauer Kunsthaus

Aargauerplatz
5001 Aarau
Exhibition
Online since 20 August 2014

The Basel-based artist Max Leiß is creating new works out of metal, concrete and brick dust for the Aargauer Kunsthaus. Precisely arranged in the exhibition space, the sculptures and photographs are transformed into an extensive installation that vacillates between open and closed space, between aspects and insights. Read more...

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Zurich - 20 August 2014 - 5 September 2014

Oliver Krähenbühl - FLAG

KunstRaum R57

Röschibachstrasse 57
8037 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 20 August 2014

"Längst wird unser Bild von der Welt nicht mehr durch den direkten Sinneseindruck der erlebten Natur geprägt, sondern durch Abbildungen. Das Abbild wird nicht mehr mit dem erlebten Sinneseindruck, sondern der Eindruck vor Ort mit dem gespeicherten Abbild verglichen. Read more...

Zurich - 21 August 2014 - 10 October 2014

Roger Ballen - Asylum of the Birds

Christophe Guye Galerie

Dufourstrasse 31
8008 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 20 August 2014

Christophe Guye Galerie is pleased to present the upcoming solo exhibition 'Asylum of the Birds' by Roger Ballen, which will be the first gallery exhibition of his most recent series of work. Over a dozen black and white photographs, the film 'Asylum of the Birds' as well as a site-specific installation and original drawings will be on view. Read more...

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London - 23 August 2014 - 14 September 2014

Laura Hinrichsmeyer, Anna Rettl, Anna Schachinger, Isaac Willis - Language Fails

Transition Gallery

Unit 25a (second floor) Regent Studios
8 Andrews Road
E8 4QN London
Exhibition
Online since 18 August 2014

"Language Fails" examines painting's intrinsic qualities where written language falls short. Offering up different modes of production, "Language Fails" explores the way we see images in the advent of screen technology, and how painting fits into this world. Read more...

Meggen - 10-31 August 2014

Annina Burkhalter und Amayi Wittmer - a&a_89_sommerresidenz benzeholz

Benzeholz

Raum für zeitgenössische Kunst
Benzeholzstrasse / Seestrasse
6045 Meggen
Exhibition
Online since 13 August 2014

Annina Nora Burkhalter (1981, Baar Zug) und Allina Amayi Wittmer (1985, Adligenswil Luzern) sind Gesellinnen der Kunstzunft "La Bohème" aus der Innerschweiz. Als Künstlerinnenkollektiv arbeiten sie seit 2008 unter dem Label "a&a" an der Schnittstelle von Kunst und Leben. Read more...

Schaffhausen - 16 August 2014 - 14 September 2014

Porte Rouge - Karabuki

Forum Vebikus

Kulturzentrum Kammgarn
Baumgartenstrasse 19
8200 Schaffhausen
Exhibition
Online since 6 August 2014

Porte Rouge steht für die Künstler Christoph Ranzenhofer und Joa Iselin, die schon seit rund 30 Jahren zusammenarbeiten. Als "ungleiche Zwillinge" spielen sie sich selbst und andere Künstler, zitieren Kunstwerke und Designprodukte, hinterfragen und verarbeiten mit grosser Neugier und Ironie vorgefundene Formen und Inhalte. Read more...

Schaffhausen - 16 August 2014 - 14 September 2014

Andreas Marti - slasdlalsflakdfgjalkdjglak ll

Forum Vebikus

Kulturzentrum Kammgarn
Baumgartenstrasse 19
8200 Schaffhausen
Exhibition
Online since 6 August 2014

Ausgangspunkt der Zeichnungen, Fotoarbeiten und Installationen von Andreas Marti bildet sein Interesse für physikalische und natürliche Phänomene, Vorgänge in Natur und mathematische Systeme. Read more...

Luzern - 8 August 2014 - 14 September 2014

Sabina Gnädinger, Dashenka Prochazka, Sebastian Sieber, Wink Witholt - plongée accompagnée

Kunsthalle Luzern

Bourbaki
Löwenplatz 11
6004 Luzern
Exhibition
Online since 4 August 2014

In summer live in Lucerne is happening at, in and around the Lake Lucerne (Vierwaldstättersee). The Kunsthalle Lucerne, which reminds with its glasfront of an aquarium and with its narrow bent design of an section of a river, will be turned, while the high summer months, into an arm of a river and hence transfers in a free and associative way the nearby lake behind glas. Read more...

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Zurich - 19 July 2014 - 7 September 2014

Werk- und Atelierstipendien der Stadt Zürich 2014

Helmhaus Zurich

Limmatquai 31
8001 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 14 July 2014

Die Ausstellung zu den "Werk- und Atelierstipendien" im Helmhaus bietet alljährlich eine Momentaufnahme der hiesigen Kunstszene: Hier manifestieren sich Themen, Tendenzen und Theorien, die die Künstlerschaft heute beschäftigen. Die meist eigens für die Ausstellung entstandenen Werke von 33 Kunstschaffenden reaktivieren verglühte Popsternchen, verbessern die Akustik des Helmhaus oder erinnern an ein dunkles Kapitel Zürcher Geschichte. Read more...

London - 12 July 2014 - 23 August 2014

Seung-Taek Lee

MOTINTERNATIONAL

72 New Bond Street
W1S 1RR London
Exhibition
Online since 12 July 2014

As one of the first generation of South Korean artists to embrace radical experimentation in art, Seung-Taek Lee has been at the forefront of Korean avant-garde art since the 1950s. Through his diverse and highly individualistic practice, Lee questions established political, social and artistic values, thereby consistently pushing the boundaries of art and culture. Read more...

London - 10 July 2014 - 22 August 2014

The White Hotel - curated by Lucy Stein & Simon Bayliss

Gimpel Fils

30 Davies Street
W1K 4NB London
Exhibition
Online since 12 July 2014

Carole Gibbons, Niki de Saint Phalle, Abigail Reynolds, Nicola Bealing, Alan Davie, DM Thomas, Scottie Wilson, Foster & Berean, David Inshaw, Simon Bayliss, Lucy Stein, Judith Bernstein, Robert Lenkiewicz, Michelle Ussher, France-Lise McGurn, Humberto Poblete-Bustamante, Susan Hiller, Manuela Gernedel, Natalya Goncharova

On a hungover morning in Plymouth, painters (and friends) Lucy Stein and Simon Bayliss stumbled across a paperback copy of 'The White Hotel', resting on a street wall. Read more...

London - 11 July 2014 - 27 September 2014

Dorothea Tanning - Web of Dreams

Alison Jacques Gallery

41-42 Berners Street
W1T 3NB London
Exhibition
Online since 7 July 2014

Working in close collaboration with The Dorothea Tanning Foundation, Alison Jacques Gallery is proud to present our second solo exhibition of works by Dorothea Tanning. "Web of Dreams" brings together a selection of paintings and works on paper spanning fifty years, many of which have never been exhibited before. Read more...

Berlin - 5 July 2014 - 6 September 2014

Rafael Cidoncha - Fragments

Galerie Albrecht

Charlottenstrasse 78
10117 Berlin
Exhibition
Online since 2 July 2014

Four years ago, Rafael Cidoncha developed the idea for a series of paintings, and now the exhibition in Berlin led him to realise it. It was a very intense creative phase for the artist: he produced 20 paintings in a little less than two months. In them, he processes the Spanish world that he encountered in his early youth without understanding it; a world that only those who experienced it themselves can understand. Read more...

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Zurich - 25 July 2014 - 29 August 2014

Stencil Bastards 3 - curated by Christian Guemy

Starkart Exhibitions

Brauerstrasse 126
8004 Zurich
Exhibition
Online since 29 June 2014

C215, Logan Hicks, Chris Stain, ALIAS, Martin Whatson, Hutch, L.E.T., Epsylon Point

We are very proud that most of the artists from this international lineup will paint live in the gallery and the City in their original style. A great opportunity to meet some of these legends in real life. Read more...

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