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February 2018

Peter Bialobrzeski: Zurich Diary – Work in Progress

26 February - 4 March
Photobastei, Sihlquai 125, Zürich, 8005 Switzerland + Google Map

The star photographer and artist Peter Bialobrzeski has already published six city diaries: Cairo, Athens, Taipei, Kochi, Wolfsburg and Beirut. And now, at the invitation of Photobastei "Zurich Diary". Dei Diaries examine the thesis as to whether the design of a city's image can be transformed from prejudices and what has been found into a specific image. Cairo cannot be read without Arab spring, Athens cannot be read without the euro crisis and Wolfsburg, of course, not without VW and…

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Cinema: Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur program

28 February
Kunsthaus Zürich, Heimplatz 1, Zürich, 8001 Switzerland + Google Map

Program by Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur Inspired by Werner Herzog’s film ‘The Great Ecstasy of Woodcarver Steiner’, John Canciani, artistic director of the Winterthur International Short Film Festival, has put together a programme of explorations on the theme of mountains, from the somnambulistic and hallucinatory to the abstract and surreal. 6 p.m. Orogenesis (F/E, 2016) 7 min 52 sec Director: Boris Labbé Music: Daniele Ghis An excursion into abstraction and a hypothesis about how mountains came to exist. E.B.C. 5300m, (CH,…

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March 2018

Cinemart Screening: Boom for Real

2 March
Arthouse Piccadilly 1+2, Mühlebachstrasse 2, Zürich, 8008 Switzerland + Google Map

Sara Driver’s documentary, 'Boom for Real: The Late Teenage Years of Jean-Michel Basquiat', explores the pre-fame years of celebrated American artist Jean-Michel Basquiat, and how New York City, its people, and constantly shifting arts culture of the late 1970s and 1980s shaped Basquiat’s inimitable vision. To tell this story, Driver worked closely and collaboratively with her friends and other artists who emerged from that scene: Nan Goldin, Jim Jarmusch, James Nares, Fab Five Freddy, Lee Quinones, Luc Sante and many…

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Skateboarding in the museum!

7 March
Kunsthaus Zürich, Heimplatz 1, Zürich, 8001 Switzerland + Google Map

Drawing on the idea of the skatepark, Abraham Cruzvillegas describes his exhibition at the Kunsthaus as a sculpture park in which visitors are expected to touch and energize the objects. On three Wednesday afternoons between 2 and 6 p.m., the exhibition actually becomes a skatepark, open to everyone from practised and experienced skateboarders to those keen to learn. In a series of workshops organized in conjunction with Freestyle Halle Zürich and the Gorilla Association, instructors will be on hand to…

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Cinema: Bewogen Koper/Brass Unbound (NL, 1993)

7 March @ 18:00 - 21:00
Kunsthaus Zürich, Heimplatz 1, Zürich, 8001 Switzerland + Google Map

Bewogen Koper/Brass Unbound (NL, 1993) 106 min English, Subtitles in English Director and Screenplay: Johan van der Keuken Montage: Jan Dop and Johan van der Keuken Sound: Nosh Van der Lely Brass Unbound is the fruit of an interaction between the filmmaker and anthropologist Rob Boonzajer Flaes. It tells the tale of brass instruments – a symbol of the cultural yoke imposed by colonial forces from Indonesia to Nepal, from Ghana to Surinam – and their appropriation by colonized populations.…

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