Presentazione opere Véronique Arnold, Daniel Buren, Lawrence Carroll, Martin Disler, Alex Dorici, Alberto Garutti, Wolfgang Laib, Tatsuo Miyajima, Bettina Pousttchi, William Tucker, Gerda Steiner & Jörg Lenzlinger, Felice Varini, Thomas Virnich
1 Jan—15 Sep 2020

Véronique Arnold

Born 1973 in Strasbourg.

Lives and works in Mulhouse.

Grants and Awards

2018               Prix de la Culture de la Ville de Mulhouse

Solo Exhibitions

2021
2020
2019
2018
2015
2014
2012
2010
2008
2007
2006
2005

Group Exhibitions

2020
2018
2017
2015
2014
2012
2010

Daniel Buren

Born 1938 Boulogne-Billancourt. Lives and works in situ.

Grants and Awards
2007 PRAEMIUM IMPERIALE AWARD 2007 - FOR PAINTINGS
The Japan Art Association, Tokio

Solo Exhibitions

2020
2019
2017
2016
2015
2014
2013
2012
2011
2010
2009
2008
2007
2006
2005
2002

Group Exhibitions

2020
2018
2017
2015
2014
2012
2010

Lawrence Carroll

Born 1954 in Melbourne, died 2019 in Cologne.

Education
1980 Otis Art Institute, Los Angeles, CA
1976 - 80 Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA
1974 - 76 Moorpark College, CA
 

Solo Exhibitions

2020
2019
2017
2013
2012
2011
2010
2009
2008
2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
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2001
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1998
1997
1996
1995
1994
1993
1992
1991
1990
1989
1988

Group Exhibitions

2020
2018
2017
2015
2014
2012
2010
Selected Collections

Guggenheim Museum, New York
Museum of Contemporary Art MOCA, Los Angeles
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego

Margulies Collection, Miami

Hall Collection, Vermont

Rubell Family Collection, Miami
Chase Manhattan Bank, New York
Kunstmuseum Stuttgart

Städtisches Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach

Kunstmuseum Kloster unser lieben Frauen, Magdeburg
Kunsthalle Mannheim

Sammlung Wemhöner, Herford/Berlin, Germany

Schaufler Foundation Schauwerk Sindelfingen, Germany
LAC Lugano Arte e Cultura, Switzerland

Museo die Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Rovereto MaRT, Italy
Palazzo Ducale, Sassoulo, Italy (permanent installation)

Panza Collection, Mendrisio, CH

Villa Panza, Varese, Italy (permanent installation)
Hotel Des Arts, Toulon, France
La Certosa di San Lorenzo, Padula, Italy              
Es Baluard Museu D'Art Modern I Contemporani De Palma, Palma de Mallorca, Spain

EMMA Museum, Espoo, Finland
Sara Hilden Art Museum, Tampere Finland

Fundación Jumex Arte Contemporáneo, Mexico City
Museo de Bellas Artes, Caracas
National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

Shanghai Long Museum, China

Alex Dorici

Born in 1979 in Lugano from an Italo-Portuguese family.He studied at the artistic high school

G. Terragni, Como, at the SUPSI, Lugano, and the Accademia Aldo Galli, Como where in 2005

he obtained his degree in etching and painting. He worked for 5 years in Paris. He lives and works in Lugano.

 

GRANTS AND AWARDS

 

2018      Special award “Artist in Gallery”, international competition Arte Laguna Prize, Venice

 

2017      Honorable Mention by the Académie de Lettres et Arts Luso-Suísse

              for the spread and development of Portuguese culture abroad

 

2015      First prize for the realization of the work Installation Rope 125 meters Light 

              Punto Città Pregassona, Città di Lugano 

 

2014      The Bally Foundation for Culture has named Alex Dorici as Bally Artist of the Year

              The CULT TV program of the Radio Televisione della Svizzera Italiana (RSI), which oversees

               cultural and artistic promotion nominates Alex Dorici as its: "Artist Cult 2013"

 

2004      2nd place, Vittorio Viviani Prize, Milan

              2nd prize at the Biennale d'incisione, Como

 

2003      1st prize with the short film “Saudade Itamar” in the video section of t  he Angelo

              Tenchio Study Competition, Como

 

PERMANENT INSTALLATIONS

 

2019      NeuralRope#1. Inside an Artificial Brain, in collaboration with Luca  Maria Gambardella

              pedestrian tunnel Lugano-Besso

              Portugal al cubo #729, Scuola Media Caslano

 

2018      Scotch Drawing White #21032018 urban intervention realized

              at the Valsangiacomo Centre Chiasso

 

2017      Portugal al cubo #245, Restaurant Agua, Lugano

 

2016      Azulejos Light Line #844, ex Buchmann Galerie, Agra

              Installation Rope 300 meters Light, Torre del Capitano, Morcote

 

2015      Installation ROPE 250 light, Punto Città, Pregassona, Città di Lugano

 

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2021     Geometric Series, Buchmann Lugano 

 

2020     Diario di Viaggio, Buchmann Lugano

             Pop Up Room Blue Line, Lugano

 

2019     Dois Quartos 2/4, Galeria Fernando Santos, Porto

 

2018     Pinacoteca Comunale Casa Rusca, Locarno

 

2017     Portugal al cubo #729, Buchmann Lugano

             #9 Rooms, Art Foundation Erich Lindenberg / Museeum Villa Pia, Porza

 

2015     Pointillism Garden Balls #2, Buchmann Lugano

             Cromie, personal exhibition of etchings and prints from the Parisian period 2005-2010

             at Panizza exhibition room,  "Il Brunitoio", Ghiffa

 

2014     3D light cube, Galleria Arrivada, Chur

             Save the Whale, installation realized in occasion of the Longlake Urban Art Festival, Lugano

 

2013     Scotch Drawing #07072013, urban intervention realized in the great hall of the Università

             della Svizzera italiana, promoted by Arte Urbana Lugano on the occasion

             of Street Art  Longlake Festival, Lugano

             Videoinstallazione extra muros, curated by Riccardo Lisi

             Spazio d’arte contemporanea La Rada Locarno in collaboration with i2A, Vico Morcote

 

2012     Social Implosion, curated by Michele Balmelli, Artelier, Lugano

 

2011     Stiamo lavorando per voi, curated by Valeria Donnarumma and Arte Urbana Lugano

             Exhibition space Lab-Comacina, Lugano

 

2010    Installazione modulare # 1000 Color, curated by Marcel Scheidegger work commissioned

            by graphic arts industry Fratelli Roda, Taverne

 

2008     Cube de la paix, curated by the cultural services of the city of Malakoff, Paris

              Installazione modulare #664, curated by Hervé Gérland, ex Cinema Marcel Puyol, Paris

 

2007      Installazione modulare #1140 moduli, Artelier,Lugano

 

2006      Filosofia della forma, curated by Vítor Nogueira and Alexandro Castro

              Centro culturale Vila Real e Bragança, Portogallo

 

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2021     Nach Rauschen, Chur

             Vorüber_Gehend Idylle und Künstlichkeit,

             7. Biennale Weiertal 2021, Winterthur

             Dietikon Lichtkunst Erleben 2021, Dietikon

 

2020     Biennale Bregaglia 2020, Bondo-Promontogno, Val Bregaglia

             Bex & Arts, Triennial of Contemporary Sculpture, Bex

 

2019      Begegnungen 2019, Kunstprojekt beim Rosenhügel, Chur

 

2018      neoscope 18 - Junge Kunst reflektiert zofiscope 1974, installation Azulejo Light Line 

              performance Scotch Drawing, Kunsthaus Zofingen

              Jetzt Kunst no°6, Max Frisch Bad, Zurich

              Lo spazio ritrovato, Rassegna d’arte pubblica, Morcote

              Sm’arte 2018, Street Art Festival, Braganca, Portugal

 

2017      Ceramica / Céramique / Keramik, with Tony Cragg, Alberto Garutti

              Martin Disler Bettina Pousttchi, Thomas Virnich, Véronique Arnold, Buchmann Galerie, Agra

 

2016      Un percorso d’arte, Public Art, Morcote

 

2015      Jungkunst, Container museum, Winterthur

               Flowers for you, Buchmann Galerie Agra

               Nulla dies sine linea, con Zimoun , Arlette Ochsner, Monika Feucht , Maja Rieder,

               Kunsthaus, Zofingen

 

2014     Seguire il filo del discorso, with Marco D’Anna (photographs)

             Alberto Garutti (artwork), Buchmann Galerie Agra

             It’s About Time, curated by Daniela Hermosilla, Alte Kindl Brauerei, Berlin

 

2013     Artelier 14°. Group exhibition by Alex Dorici, Luigi Boccadamo

             Daniel Kemeny and Andreas Fischbach, curated by Michele Balmelli, Artelier, Lugano

              Premio Giovani artisti 2013, Fondazione Gino a Gianna Macconi with M.A.X Museo,  Chiasso

              L’AM. L’arte della memoria, curated by EGO Gallery and Ticino off Villa Ambrosetti,  Gentilino

              Lightness, curated by Paola Silvia Ubiali

              Galleria Marella arte moderna e contemporanea, Bergamo

              Arspolis #3, contemporary art event in the city, curated by Michele Balmelli, Lugano

 

2012      Jungkunst, curated by Martin Landolt, Halle 52 Winterthur

              KunstNacht, curated by Richard Tisserand, Kreuzlingen

              Lightness Collective Show, curated by Maria Grazia Lurgo, MyaLurgo Gallery, Lugano

 

2011      Going Public, curated by Paolo Bianchi, Barbarian  Art Gallery, Zurich

              Open Gallery #2, Coldretor, curated by Riccardo Lisi, Artelier, Lugano

 

2008      Paristoutcourt, 6° International Short Film Festival, Paris

              L’Atelier Contrepoint curated by Matej Longyka, Maat Gallery, Paris

 

2007      Paris 1927/2007, Atelier 17- Contrepoint, International Engraving Exhibition

              L' Arte e il Torchio, Museo Civico Ala Ponzone, Cremona, Italia

              Biennial of engraving, City of Evora, Portugal

 

Group Exhibitions

2020
2018
2017
2015
2014
2012
2010

Alberto Garutti

Born in 1948 in Galbiate

Lives and works in Milan

Solo Exhibitions

2021
2019
2016
2015
2014
2013
2012
2010
2009
2008
2007
2006
2005
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1996
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1994
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1992
1991
1990
1989
1988
1987
1985
1984
1983
1982
1981
1980
1979
1978
1977
1976
1975

Group Exhibitions

2020
2018
2017
2015
2014
2012
2010
Permanent Installations and Commissions

2012Permanent artwork, Porta Nuova-Garibaldi, Milan
2011Permanent artwork, Malpensa airport, Stazione Cadorna, Milan
2005Appointed for the enclosure project of the garden in front of the Fondazione Sandretto, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin
Invitation contest for the new Cittadella Giustizia, Venice
2002Artwork for the Sant'Andrea Hospital, Rome
1999Artwork for the Pietrasanta Hotel, Room 101, Pietrasanta Forte dei Marmi
1998Permanent artwork, Piazza Dante, Bergamo
1996Artwork for Palazzo Cordati, Fondazione Teseco per l’Arte, Barga
Permanent artwork, Piazza Pontida, Bergamo
1993Permanent artwork, Hotel Palace, Room 402, Bologna

Wolfgang Laib

Born 1950 in Metzingen. Lives and works in Southern Germany.

Education
1968-1974 Studied Medicine University of Tuebingen
Grants and Awards

2015Praemium Imperiale for Sculpture, The Japan Art Foundation

Solo Exhibitions

2020
2018
2016
2015
2014
2013
2012
2011
2010
2009
2008
2007
2006
2005
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1997
1996
1995
1993
1992
1991
1990
1989
1988
1987
1986
1985
1984
1983
1982
1981
1980
1979
1978
1976

Group Exhibitions

2020
2018
2017
2015
2014
2012
2010
Selected Collections

Kunstmuseum Bonn 

Kunstmuseum Stuttgart

Neue Pinakothek, Munich

Sprengel Museum, Hannover

Kolumba Diözesanmuseum, Cologne

Centre Pompidou, Paris 

CAPC, Musée d’art contemporain de Bordeaux 

Collections de l’Etat Français, France

Musée d’art contempoarin, Nîmes, France

Musée départemental de Rochechouart, Rochechouart 

Museé de Grenoble

Galleria Civica d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Turin 

De Pont Foundation, Tilburg, The Netherlands

Kunsthaus, Zürich

LAC Museum of Contemporary Art, Lugano

Kunstmuseum St. Gallen

The Art Institute of Chicago 

The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles

The Museum of Modern Art, New York

The Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo

The Phillips Collection, Washington D.C.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.

San Francisco Museum of Art

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney

The Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki

Toyota Municipal Art Museum, Toyota

Tatsuo Miyajima

Born 1957 in Tokyo. Lives and works in Ibaraki, Japan.

 

2012 - 2016Kyoto University of Art & Design Vice President

2006 - 2016Tohoku University of Art & Design Vice President

 

 

Education
1986 Completed postgraduate studies at Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music (M.A.)
1984 Graduated from Oil Painting Course, Fine Arts Department, Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music (B.A.)
Grants and Awards
1998 London Institute honorary doctorate
1993 Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Paris
1990–1991 DAAD Scholarship Berliner Kunstprogramm Berlin,
1990 ACC - Asian Cultural Council, New York

Solo Exhibitions

2021
2018
2017
2014
2013
2012
2011
2010
2009
2008
2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
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1998
1997
1996
1995
1994
1993
1992
1991
1990
1989
1988
1987
1986
1983

Group Exhibitions

2020
2018
2017
2015
2014
2012
2010
Selected Collections

National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto, Japan

Hara Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan

Museum of Modern Art, Shiga, Japan

Nagoya City Art Museum, Nagoya, Japan

Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan

Panasonic Museum in Osaka, Japan

FARET Tachikawa, Tokyo, Japan

TV Asahi building, Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo Opera City, Tokyo, Japan

Chiba City Museum, Chiba, Japan

Group Home Sala in Florence Village, Akita, Japan

The Museum of Modern Art, Saitama, Japan

Contemporary Art Museum, Kumamoto, Japan

Toyota Municipal Museum of Art, Aichi, Japan

Saitama Prefectural University, Saitama, Japan

Izumi City Plaza, Osaka, Japan

Naoshima Contemporary Art Museum, Kagawa, Japan

Iwaki City Art Museum, Fukushima, Japan

Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Hiroshima, Japan

 

M+ Museum, Hong Kong

Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taiwan

Samsung Cultural Foundation, Seoul, Korea

Leeum, Samsung Museum, Seoul, Korea

Chinese Telecom, Taipei, China

 

Tate Gallery, London, UK

The British Museum, London, UK

Deste Foundation for Contemporary Art, Athens, Greece

Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Paris, France

Kunstmuseum Bern, Bern, Switzerland

Kunstmuseum St. Gallen, Switzerland

Université de Genève, Switzerland

La Caixa, Barcelona, Spain

Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, Germany

Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, Germany

Fondazione TESECO per l'Arte, Pisa, Italy

Chateau La Coste, Aix-en-Provence, France  

 

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.A.

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, U.S.A.

Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, U.S.A.

Dallas Museum of Art, U.S.A.

Denver Art Museum, Denver, U.S.A.

Dannheisser Foundation, New York, U.S.A.

National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada

Oakville Galleries, Oakville, Canada

Australian Museum, Sydney, Australia

Other Projects
2005 ARTISTS SUMMIT, KYOTO, Kyoto University of Art and Design, Kyoto, Japan
2002 Collaboration with SOPHNET (fashion design brand) 2002 A/W Collection Tokyo
1000 Real Life Project - Death Clock, Tokyo
2000 Floating Time - Hospice Project, Sotoasahikawa Hospital, Akita
1998 Portfolio for The Edge of Awareness
1995 Portfolio for 4. Uluslararasi Istanbul Bienali-ORIENT / ATION
1994 Mirror, multiple, Spiral, Tokyo
1993 Over Economy, acrylic, pencil on bank note \10,000
1992 Project for PARKETT
1984 Time Funeral, record jacket, SMS Records

Bettina Pousttchi

Born 1971 in Mainz. Lives and works in Berlin.

Education
1999/2000 Whitney Independent Studio Program, Whitney Museum, New York
1995-1999 Kunstakademie Düsseldorf (with Prof. Gerhard Merz and Prof. Rosemarie Trockel)
1992-1997 Studies in philosophy, art and film history, Universities of Cologne and Bochum
1990-1992 Studies in Fine Art, Université de Paris 
Grants and Awards
2016 Villa Aurora, Los Angeles

2014

Wolfsburg Art Award

2008

TrAIN Research Center for Transnational Art, Identity and Nation, University of the Arts, London
2007 BBAX - Berlin Buenos Aires Art Exchange, Buenos Aires
2005 Provinzial Förderprojekt
2000 Kunststiftung NRW

 

Solo Exhibitions

2021
2020
2017
2016
2015
2014
2013
2011
2010
2009
2008
2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
2001
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Group Exhibitions

2020
2018
2017
2015
2014
2012
2010
Selected Collections

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Washington DC

Nasher Sculpture Center Dallas

Margulies Collection Miami

Rennie Collection Vancouver

The Arts Club of Chicago

The Phillips Collection Washington DC

Freybe Collection Vancouver

Nasher Collection Dallas

Albertina Vienna

Berlinische Galerie, Museum of Modern Art Berlin

Kunsthalle Bielefeld

Hall Collection New York

Blake Byrne/Skylark Foundation Los Angeles

Levine Collection Washington DC

Wemhöner Collection Herford/Berlin

Kadist Collection Paris

Collection of the Federal Republic of Germany

University of Cologne

Von-der-Heydt Museum Wuppertal

Absolut Art Collection Stockholm

Wolfsburg City Art Gallery

MMAG Foundation Amman

Gerda Steiner & Jörg Lenzlinger

Born 1967 in Etswil and 1964 in Uster.

Work together since 1997.

Solo Exhibitions

2020
2019
2018
2017
2015
2014
2013
2012
2011
2010
2009
2008
2007
2006
2005
2004
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2002
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2000

Group Exhibitions

2020
2018
2017
2015
2014
2012
2010

William Tucker

Born 1935 in Cairo, Egypt

Lives and works in Massachusetts, USA

Education
1959-1960 Studies at St. Martin’s College of Art and Design, London
1955-1958 Studies at University of Oxford, England
Grants and Awards
2011 Elected as honorary National Academician, National Academy Museum, New York
2010  Lifetime Achievement Award, International Sculpture Center, Hamilton
2009  Jack Goldhill Award for Sculpture, Royal Academy of Arts, London
1995  Rodin-Moore Memorial Prize, Second Fujisankei Biennale Hakone Open-Air Museum, Japan
1991  Sculpture Center Award for Distinction in Sculpture
1980 Guggenheim Fellowship

1968-1970

Gregory Fellowship in Sculpture, University of Leeds

Solo Exhibitions

2020
2018
2017
2016
2015
2014
2013
2012
2010
2009
2008
2006
2005
2004
2002
2001
1998
1988
1987

Group Exhibitions

2020
2018
2017
2015
2014
2012
2010
Selected Collections

Aberdeen Art Gallery, Scotland

Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, AK

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

Arts Council of Great Britain, London

British Council, London

The British Museum, London

City of Bilbao, Spain

Contemporary Art Society, London

Florida International University, Miami, FL

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York

The Hakone Open-Air Museum, Tokyo, Japan

High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C.

Kröller-Müller, Otterlo, The Netherlands

Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk, Denmark

The Margulies Collection, Miami

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

The Museum of Modern Art, New York

National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia

Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Storm King Art Center, Mountainville, NY

Peter Stuyvesant Foundation, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England

Tate Gallery, London

Victoria and Albert Museum, London

Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN

Felice Varini

Born 1952 in Locarno.

Lives in Paris.

Solo Exhibitions

2021
2019
2018
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2016
2015
2014
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2011
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1990
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1987
1986
1985
1981

Group Exhibitions

2020
2018
2017
2015
2014
2012
2010

Thomas Virnich

Born 1957 in Eschweiler. Lives and works in Mönchengladbach.

Education
1978-1981 Studium an der RWTH Aachen bei Joachim Bandau
1981-1985 Studium an der Kunstakademie Düsseldorf bei Alfonso Hüppi und Eugen Gomringer
seit 1992 Professur an der Hochschule für Bildende Künste Braunschweig

 

 

 

Grants and Awards
1983 Reisestipendium der Gesellschaft der Freunde u. Förderer der Kunstakademie Düsseldorf
  Förderpreis der Stadt Aachen
  Förderpreis des Bundeswettbewerbs „Kunststudenten stellen aus“, Bundesministerium für Bildung und Wissenschaft
1987 Villa Romana Preis, Florenz
1987-1989 Karl Schmidt-Rottluff Stipendium
1991 Deutsche Akademie Villa Massimo Preis, Rom
2001 Niedersächsischer Kunstpreis

 

Solo Exhibitions

2016
2015
2014
2012
2011
2010
2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
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1994
1993
1992
1991
1990
1989
1988
1987
1986
1985
1983

Group Exhibitions

2020
2018
2017
2015
2014
2012
2010