Performance art is the art style, which is strongly inspired by the theater. A temporary representation of the work of art involves the artist, who, so to speak, perform the work of art. The art of performance can be found in Zurich, especially at the Zurich Moves, Festival for Contemporary Art in Performance Art.
Music plays a key role in the work of Abraham Cruzvillegas. He began writing song lyrics as an aside from sculpting in 2007 and has now composed over 50. Some have been set to music specially for the exhibition by Swiss bands and will be performed live on Thursdays. The first band is the electronic department of The Pussywarmers & Réka with forgotten synths, analogue filters and hypnotic samples. The bands have been selected and concerts organized in association with…Find out more »
‘Immer wieder sonntags’ by and with Sandra Knecht Sandra Knecht’s Immer wieder sonntags takes place on one Sunday a month at the Chnächt barn in Basel. It’s a dining and cookery format for 30 people with five courses and one schnapps, and costs CHF 100. Each dinner is devoted to one animal, plant or method of preparation. The dishes have never been prepared the same way before and never will be again. For once, Sandra Knecht is bringing her exclusive…Find out more »
A meditative drift cinema experience! - Christoph Brünggel, Benny Jaberg and Pascal Arnold climb into abandoned, slowly collapsing buildings; they are factories, cellars, residential and cultural buildings that are hogged by flora and fauna. They use highly sensitive cameras and microphones to explore and document these rooms during the day and also at night. The (always) black and white images collected across the globe are mixed with field recordings and their own sound compositions to create an audio-visual live show.…Find out more »