Musée Visionnaire in Zurich is concerned with the art genre of Art Brut and the question of what makes this art form the so-called Outsider art. The world of outsiders is immeasurably large and multifaceted, and to communicate and make it accessible to the public is the mission of Musée Visionnaire.
INSIDER - OUTSIDER9. NOVEMBER 2016 - JUNE 11, 2017 The exhibition INSIDER - OUTSIDER shows over 100 works by important representatives of the art of outsider. It is common to all the protagonists and protagonists that their works are attributed either to the kind of breed, to the kind of Naïve or to the outsider art. But what does that actually mean? Who is an outsider here? Is the term Art Naïve still contemporary? When is an artist a kind…Find out more »
What is outsider art? What is Art Brood? What naive art? The new exhibition at the Musée Visionnaire will address these questions. More than 100 works will be shown, which could not be more different. They illustrate how much the charm of this art lies in the versatility of artist biographies, expression and form. Individuality comes before mass. Driving force is the inner creative impulse - beyond artistic ambitions. We show works by: Paul AMAR, André BAUCHANT, Ulrich BLEIKER, Camille…Find out more »
Serpentina Hagner drew the adventurous life story of Father Emil Medardus Hagner. A story full of wit, tragedy and cunning. They have opted for the transitories that were in the first years of the 20th century. One of the main characters of this biography, Emil Hagner's grandmother Pauline, fascinates with her unrivaled temperament, her energy and her perversity with which she fights a rich industrialist. Serpentina Hagner, * 1956, lives in Zurich and has been drawing comics since 1993 as…Find out more »