Aarau - 25 January 2014 - 21 April 2014

Desiderata - New in the Collection

Aargauer Kunsthaus

Aargauerplatz
5001 Aarau
Exhibition
Online since 20 January 2014

In presenting the exhibition "Desiderata" the Aargauer Kunsthaus kicks off the year 2014 by giving centre stage to its collection. The spaciously arranged presentation offers a survey of recent additions - high-quality acquisitions, gifts and permanent loans that enrich the holdings of the Aargauer Kunsthaus and, in this varied show, offer an exclusive look at the true character of the collection. Read more...

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Aarau - 25 January 2014 - 21 April 2014

Veronika Spierenburg - 2013 Manor Art Award

Aargauer Kunsthaus

Aargauerplatz
5001 Aarau
Exhibition
Online since 20 January 2014

Veronika Spierenburg (b. 1981) is the recipient of the 2013 Manor Art Award, a distinction that provides the occasion for a first institutional solo exhibition at the Aargauer Kunsthaus. Based on her fascination with museum architecture, the artist has developed new works for her presentation in Aarau that are characterised by a minimalist formal vocabulary and delineate a thematic range pivoting on space, body and geometry. Read more...

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Aarau - 25 January 2014 - 21 April 2014

CARAVAN 1/2014: Matthias Wyss - Series of Exhibitions of Young Art

Aargauer Kunsthaus

Aargauerplatz
5001 Aarau
Exhibition
Online since 20 January 2014

The "CARAVAN" exhibition series kicks off the year 2014 with a presentation by Matthias Wyss (b. 1985). To date, this Biel-based artist is known in particular for his series of small-scale and dense pencil drawings. Since Matthias Wyss has changed media, switching from drawing to painting, the exhibition at the Aargauer Kunsthaus focuses on the more recent painterly works. Read more...

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Aarau - 7 December 2013 - 21 April 2014

Impressions - Prints from the Collection

Aargauer Kunsthaus

Aargauerplatz
5001 Aarau
Exhibition
Online since 1 December 2013

The Aargauer Kunsthaus owns a large collection of prints which are the subject of the exhibition "Impressions: Prints from the Collection". The show surveys the role of the graphic arts in contemporary artistic practice and traces its roots. By juxtaposing contemporary and historical works and by presenting larger bodies of work of individual artists, the exhibition is able to bring home the many different forms the art of printing can take. Read more...

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Aarau - 7 December 2013 - 21 April 2014

Art for the Kunsthaus - Editions of the Aargau Art Association 1991 - 2013

Aargauer Kunsthaus

Aargauerplatz
5001 Aarau
Exhibition
Online since 1 December 2013

"Art for the Kunsthaus. Editions of the Aargau Art Association 1991 - 2013" is the Aargauer Kunsthaus's first survey of all the editions that artists have produced for the museum over a period of more than twenty years. It assembles a wide array of high-quality works of art which can be acquired for moderate prices. Read more...

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