The city of Zurich strives for its cityscape and promotes discussions about architecture and urban space.
“Kunst am Bau” (“Art on Construction”) is specifically designed to promote works of art on public buildings.
Exhibition “Phantom Theory” 29 September – 20 December 2017 Opening 28 September 2017, 5.30 pm gta exhibitions, HIL, ETH Zurich, Hönggerberg Introduction by Sylvia Claus Using projects, manuscripts, lecture drafts, models, exhibition concepts and images from the gta Archives, the exhibition presents the rich spectrum of questions and differing narrations with which the institute has been preoccupied over the course of half a century and that have productively shaped architectural praxis. The aspect that connects all of the researchers at…Find out more »
The exhibition miniatures and landscapes shows a series of large-scale models that try to miniaturize the architectural space or space systems. A university building, a residential block, a sports hall - each of these models was built in 1:50, 1:20 or 1:33 scale. A dynamic pole for the presence of the models is the photo projected onto the wall. These show photographs of rurality and urban landscapes. The models move through a series of landscapes. There are spaces and space…Find out more »