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The art galleries in Zurich are very lively and enjoy a network of national and international artists. The Zürcher Galleries offer a three-day tour after summer break in august. The association Zürcher Galleries currently represents 62 galleries, mainly in the art sector of contemporary art.

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October 2017
Free

Bernd and Hilla Becher

13 October - 22 December
Hauser & Wirth, Limmatstrasse 270, 8005 Zürich Schweiz + Google Map

14 Oct – 22 Dec 2017, Hauser & Wirth Zürich Opening: Friday 13 October 2017, 6 – 8 pm

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Free

El Planeta de los Toros – Miquel Barceló

13 October 2017 - 2 February 2018
TOBIAS MUELLER MODERN ART, Waldmannstrasse, 8, Zürich, 8001 Switzerland + Google Map

13 October 2017 - 2 February 2018 The exhibition "El Planeta de los Toros" will exclusively present a new series of works by Miquel Barceló featuring the bullfight theme. It will be accompanied by a fully illustrated book with photographs by François Halard.

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Walter Pfeiffer

13 October - 25 November
Galerie Gregor Staiger, Limmatstrasse 268, Zürich, 8005 Switzerland + Google Map

Walter Pfeiffer QUIET NIGHTS OF QUIET STARS Curated by Martin Jaeggi october 13 — November 25, 2017

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Stories

21 October - 26 November
ART FORUM UTE BARTH – Galerie für Moderne & Zeitgenössische Kunst, Kartausstrasse 8, Zürich, CH-8008 Switzerland + Google Map

Exhibition with Meike Entenmann, Ute Haecker, Anna Handick, Mahroo Movahedi, Eberhard Ross

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Free

Banz & Bowinkel – BIOS

26 October - 22 December
Roehrs & Boetsch, Bachstrasse 9, Zürich 8038 Schweiz + Google Map

Giulia Bowinkel & Friedemann Banz generate scenarios of the juxtaposition of nature, texture, body and space, mass, form and substance. The artist duo generates reflective moments that shift between moving images, virtual scupltures and snapshots.

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Free

Martin Kollar

27 October - 25 November
Galerie & Edition Stephan Witschi, Zwinglistrasse 12, Zürich, 8004 Switzerland + Google Map

OPENING WITH MARTIN KOLLAR on Friday the 27th of October from 6 pm in the gallery Stephan Witschi / Zurich. And on Sunday the 29th of October at 11am we show his film "5th October" at Houdini followed by a small brunch: http://www.stephanwitschi.ch

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Free

Judy Millar and Fabian Treiber

27 October - 23 December
Galerie Mark Müller, Hafnerstrasse 44, Zürich, 8005 Switzerland + Google Map

We are very happy that Judy Millar and her latest works made it all the way from the other side of the globe to the gallery. Parallel to her paintings 'from outer space', German artist Fabian Treiber shows his unorthodox take on still-life-painting... Both artists will be present at the opening, we hope to see you Friday!

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November 2017
Free

Talisa Lallai – Lento Violento

2 November - 16 December
BolteLang, Limmatstrasse 214, Zürich, 8005 Switzerland + Google Map

Talisa Lallai - Lento Violento 3rd November - 16th December 2017 Opening Reception 2nd November, 6 - 8 pm https://www.boltelang.com/exhibitions/current/ _____ BolteLang Limmatstrasse 214 8005 Zürich Switzerland T +41 44 273 00 10 F +41 44 273 00 12 info@boltelang.com http://www.boltelang.com Gallery hours: Wednesday - Saturday, 12 - 5 pm

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Thomas Ritz – The reality of images

2 November - 25 November
Fabian & Claude Walter Galerie, Rämistrasse 18, Zürich, 8001 Switzerland + Google Map

Award ceremony & opening of the solo exhibition The Keller Wedekind Foundation (KWS) hands over the KWS Art Prize 2017 to the Swiss painter Thomas Ritz. Thomas Ritz was born in Basel in 1966 and studied there at the School of Design. Ritz's work "questions our relationship to perception and thus to reality," explains Detta Kälin, Vice President and Curator of the Keller Wedekind Foundation, on the awarding of the prize. "Through multiple layers applied with different glazing, his paintings…

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Matt Mullican – Representing That World

2 November - 23 December
MAI 36 GALERIE, Rämistrasse 37, Zürich, 8001 Switzerland + Google Map

Artist Reception: 2.11.2017 18.00h Mai 36 Galerie is delighted to present the latest groups of works by American artist Matt Mullican, whose oeuvre encompasses such diverse media as painting, drawing, sculpture and photography alongside video, installations and performances. In this, his ninth solo exhibition at Mai 36 Galerie, two groups of new rubbings and glass works will be shown. The Mai 36 Galerie exhibition title Representing That World can be read in two ways: on the one hand, it relates…

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Free

Armen Eloyan

3 November - 23 December
Galerie Nicola von Senger, Limmatstrasse 275, 8005 Zürich Schweiz + Google Map

Press release Armen Eloyan The gallery Nicola von Senger is pleased to present the Armenian artist Armen Eloyan, in his first solo exhibition at the gallery. Armen Eloyan’s physical appearance is one to be remembered. It brings to mind an Egyptian prince mixed with a Japanese Yakuza and an American gang member, who tattooed his affiliation and origin on his body. Eloyan’s body can be read as well. Numerous motives adorn it, some of which appear in his paintings too.…

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Free

Flurina Rothenberger with Aristite Kouamé & Axel Sinzé

3 November - 25 November
Tart, Gotthardstrasse 54, Zürich, 8002 Switzerland + Google Map

3. November – 25. November 2017 VERNISSAGE: 3. November 2017, 6PM Flurina Rothenberger (1977) is a Swiss photographer raised in Zuénoula,Côte d’Ivoire. She has spent most of her career photographing the continent where she grew up, Africa. Her photographs focus on the expanding urban landscape, often based in some of the fastest growing economies in the world, and the people that move within it, from fashionable teenagers to savvy businessmen. They paint a picture of a continent in rapid development…

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Willie Doherty

3 November - 22 December
Galerie Peter Kilchmann, Zahnradstrasse 21, Zürich, 8005 Switzerland + Google Map

Galerie Peter Kilchmann is pleased to present what is now the eighth solo exhibition by the artist Willie Doherty. He was born in 1959 in Derry, Northern Ireland. Today he lives and works in Donegal. His video works explore the artistic possibilities of the apparatus of film and in an era of 'post-truth' question what is real and what is unreal, what is true and what is false. Doherty’s latest two-channel video installation, which he produced in 2016 for the…

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Raffi Kalenderian

3 November - 22 December
Galerie Peter Kilchmann, Zahnradstrasse 21, 8005 Zürich Schweiz + Google Map

Galerie Peter Kilchmann is pleased to present the fifth solo exhibition of the American artist Raffi Kalenderian. He was born in Los Angeles in 1981 and the Californian metropole is now the centre of his artistic production. Kalenderian’s paintings and drawings explore the possibilities of the portrait genre and range between reality and poetic illusion. For the exhibition Kalenderian is presenting a newly created work group consisting of large and medium-format oil paintings on canvas (150 x 122cm, 122 x…

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Free

Movement – Nicolas Sperisen & Yolane Rais

4 November - 27 December
We Show Off, Usteristrasse 14, Zürich, 8001 Switzerland + Google Map

We are moving through space and time. We get lost in our thoughts and create moments by moving our body or our mind. The two photographers Nicolas Sperisen and Yolane Rais capture these moments by putting them on film. Nicolas Sperisen captures movement by finding the moment, the one moment of everyday life that is filled with melanchony. Yolane Rais finds them through moving her body over the swiss mountains, capturing those gloomy moments that every wanderer knows and enjoys.…

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Free

Conrad Meier – O.T. / Tamas Konok

4 November 2017 - 13 January 2018
GALERIE WENGER Zürich, Mühlebachstr. 12, 8008 Zürich Schweiz + Google Map

On display are new works by Conrad Meier and in the cabinet works by the Hungarian artist Tamas Konok. 16.30h live performance by Andrina Bollinger & Marena Whitcher as ECLECTA

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“Playtime”

9 November - 25 November
The Trace Gallery, Militärstrasse 76, Zürich, 8004 Switzerland + Google Map

We cordially invite you to the opening of "Playtime". Pictures of Peter Pfister from the concert series Ensemble 5 Wednesday 4 + 1. Concert with Ensemble 5 from 20:00: Heinz Geisser - drums & percussion Fridolin Blumer - double bass Robert Morgenthaler - trombone Roberto Domeniconi - piano

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Free

Pierre Pirlot ‘Plastication’

10 November - 16 December
Living Sculptures, Maschinenstrasse 11, Zürich, 8005 Switzerland + Google Map

PIERRE PIRLOT (Belgien) 'PLASTICATION' Vernissage November 10, 2017, 6 - 8 pm Exhibition November 11 - December 16, 2017 Opening hours Friday, 11am - 7pm & Saturday, 11am - 5pm __________________________________________________________________ The relationship of man with his own self, In the face of the infinite, By experiencing And by allowing time to act on the material, Intention towards irresolution, Leading to the concept of ‘matièretemps’ The sculptures and objects are made from recycled plastic materials, the choice of a medium…

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Free

Gary Kuehn «Rational Procedures»

15 November 2017 - 13 January 2018
Häusler Contemporary München | Zürich, München | Zürich + Google Map

Häusler Contemporary Zürich is pleased to present both early «Black Paintings» by Gary Kuehn as well as selected recent work from this series, in context of the artist’s sculpture. This juxtaposition highlights Kuehn’s conceptual and process-based approach, and his significant contribution to the historical shift in 1960’s sculpture towards a material, procedural methodology. Our exhibition points to the themes that he has been grappling with throughout his career: the relation between geometry and natural forces, between limitation and freedom.

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Salon

16 November - 16 December
Galerie Hauser & Wirth, Limmatstrasse 270, Zürich, 8005 Switzerland + Google Map

Hauser & Wirth Zürich is pleased to present our year-end group exhibition 'Salon', a curated presentation of modern masters and contemporary work. Over a period of four weeks, 'Salon' will transform the ground floor exhibition spaces into a meandering display with classic pieces of furniture, books and works by artists including Louise Bourgeois, Martin Creed, Leon Golub, Rodney Graham, Richard Jackson, Allan Kaprow, Bharti Kher, Takesada Matsutani, Fabio Mauri, Paul McCarthy, Fausto Melotti, Ken Price, Pipilotti Rist, Dieter Roth, André…

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Free

Look Closer – PopUp Show by Galerie SOON

17 November - 12 December
Barbara Seiler Gallery, Limmatstrasse 270, Zürich, 8005 Switzerland + Google Map

Galerie SOON is pleased to present the two upcoming Swiss artists, Peter Baracchi and Till Könneker, in the gallery space of Barbara Seiler at Löwenbräu Zürich (1st Floor, next to JRP Ringier). The exhibition will officially be opened on Friday, November 17. Kunsthalle, LUMA Westbau and Migros Museum will have their grand openings on the same evening. The artists will be present. Please also check for special events during the next month. We’ll have drinks and more… Opening hours: November…

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Free

Charity Pop Up Exhibition x Roule Petit Ougandais

23 November - 25 November
Kolly Gallery, Seefeldstrasse 56, Zürich, 8008 Switzerland + Google Map

This year Kolly Gallery decided to involve and support a charity program. Kolly Gallery teamed up with Roule Petit Ougandais (R.P.O) Association to raise money to give children in Uganda the possibility to learn skateboarding in their free time. Therefore Kolly Gallery reached out to many graffiti and street artists around the world to contribute customized skateboard decks. Kolly Galley is proud to present almost 50 customized decks in a pop up exhibition from November 23 to 25, 2017. All…

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Delphine Reist / Matthew Feyld

23 November 2017 - 27 January 2018
Galerie Lange + Pult, Limmatstrasse 291, Zürich, 8005 Switzerland + Google Map

Opening at Galerie lange + pult, Zurich Delphine Reist Matthew Feyld thursday 23 november, 6 pm exhibition 24 november 2014 - 27 january 2018

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Sternschnäppchen 13

24 November 2017 - 12 January 2018
Galerie 16b, Ausstellungsstrasse 16, 8005 Zürich Schweiz + Google Map

Sternschnäppchen 13 - place of happy gifts. Art and kitsch for amazement and shopping. Opening hours: Wed.-Sat. 5 pm-8pm

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Free

Sam Pulitzer – Shadow of the Problem as Such

24 November 2017 - 19 January 2018
Galerie Francesca Pia, Limmatstrasse 268, Zürich, 8005 Switzerland + Google Map

November 25, 2017 – January 19, 2018 Opening November 24, 6-8 pm

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Free

Olives Sculptures by Constantinos Valaes

25 November - 21 December
Galerie Karouzou, Kernstrasse 31, Zürich, 8004 Switzerland + Google Map

Lovers of art, On Saturday the 25th of November at 2 pm the exhibition "Olives" by Constantinos Valaes will take place in my gallery. The artist will be present. Constantinos Valaes began his studies of fine arts early on. He was taught by Nicholas Kalamvokis (Hagiograph) and Elena Binioti (Professor of the School of Fine Arts) in painting and hagiography. The technique he adopted most was the silversmith and metals sculpture, for which he has a state degree. He is…

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We Flash Safu!

25 November
We Show Off, Usteristrasse 14, Zürich, 8001 Switzerland + Google Map

Safu does it all - Street art, painting, prints and we are proud to show it all off in our gallery. On the 25th of November, next to her powerful artwork, she will open up our eyes wide and flash us with her amazing street art skills. While you admire her art on paper she will be creating a stunning mural on the large window walls. Don’t miss the chance to watch this power woman bringing life to big and…

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PAM-Art Charity Sales – Europa Donna Breast Cancer Swiss Forum

30 November - 13 December
Peyer Art Gallery, Pfalzgasse 2, Zürich, 8001 Schweiz + Google Map

DEAR ARTISTS, ART LOVERS AND FRIENDS SAVE THE DATES 30 NOV-13 DECEMBER 2017 SAVE THE PLACE PFALZGASSE 2 8001 ZÜRICH NEXT ART EVENT IN ZURICH WILL BE 30 NOV-13 DECEMBER 2017 THIS TIME IT WILL BE AN EXHIBITION OF TWO WEEKS WE WILL WORK WITH TWO ORGANIZATIONS - Europa Donna, Schweizer Brustkrebsforum (European Breast Cancer Coalition - Swiss Forum) and Swiss Red Cross

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Saint Clair Cemin – Even Banks Have Souls

30 November 2017 - 24 February 2018
Plutschow Gallery, Waldmannstrasse 6, Zürich, 8001 Switzerland + Google Map

PLUTSCHOW GALLERY is pleased to present „Even Banks Have Souls", the first solo exhibition of Brazilian artist Saint Clair Cemin in Zurich.

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Marlis Spielmann & Simon Heusser

30 November 2017 - 26 January 2018
KATZ CONTEMPORARY, Talstrasse 83, Zürich, CH-8001 Switzerland + Google Map

MARLIS SPIELMANN Female Patterns SIMON HEUSSER Reliefs of a Dreamer CABINET Anya Belyat-Giunta Analytical Engine 1 December 2017 – 26 January 2018 OPENING 30 November 2017, 6 – 8 pm

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Felipe Pantone – Afterimage

30 November 2017 - 6 January 2018
Kolly Gallery, Seefeldstrasse 56, Zürich, 8008 Switzerland + Google Map

„The digital space is real, there is definitely more behind the curtain than what we see.“ Felipe Pantone, 2017. Velocity, technology and motion are key elements that characterize Felipe Pantone’s creative practice. The fast and ephemeral digital evolution reflects the zeitgeist of the present day. For this year’s fulminant finale Kolly Gallery is proud to present Felipe Pantone’s solo exhibition Afterimage from November 30, 2017 to January 6, 2018. The title of the exhibition is a metaphor referring to the…

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December 2017
Free

KKADE (Schwarzmaler, CH) “Broken Fonts II”

1 December 2017 - 31 January 2018
The Trace Gallery, Militärstrasse 76, Zürich, 8004 Switzerland + Google Map

1th December 2017 "BROKEN FONTS II" KKADE (SCHWARZMALER) | Solo-Exhibition at The Trace Gallery, Zürich Broken Fonts II is the second solo exhibition at The Trace Gallery from Bern-based typographer and founder member of the Schwarzmaler collective Pascal Flühmann, a.k.a. KKADE. The artist had his first ever solo show at the gallery in the summer of 2013; since then he has been increasingly sought after in commercial and urban art contexts. This exhibition demonstrates the intervening evolution in KKADE’s craft…

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Sarah Plimpton – Crossings

5 December
ART FORUM UTE BARTH – Galerie für Moderne & Zeitgenössische Kunst, Kartausstrasse 8, Zürich, CH-8008 Switzerland + Google Map

Meet New York Poet and Painter Sarah Plimpton for a reading and discussion.

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Free

SPC Photo Awards

7 December - 14 December
Foxx Galerie, Rämistrasse 33, Zürich, 8001 Switzerland + Google Map

SPC Photo Awards now in Zurich! Come and see the amazing submissions, cast your votes, meet the photographers and enjoy complimentary wine and tapas serving.

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Free

miniatures and landscapes

10 December
BALTSprojects, Bernerstrasse Nord 180, 8064 Zürich Schweiz + Google Map

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…

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