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Painting is not lacking in the city of Zurich. The galleries show mostly contemporary painting, the Kunsthaus Zürich owns a collection of different epochs, which in the respective exhibition again get to the surface.

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October 2017
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Anton Bruhin: Demons

12 October - 22 December
TABLEAU ZURICH, Stadelhoferstrasse 28, Zürich Schweiz + Google Map

No.9 ANTON BRUHIN: DEMONS The Swiss artist Anton Bruhin has created "demons" in a playful manner with the help of a strict grid. Abstract grimaces are displayed which, while they look grim, are at the same time quite funny and sympathetic. Anton Bruhin (* 1949) has been known as an artist, musician and poet since the late 1960s. As a visual artist, he moves in the tension between digital screen, sculpture and traditional painting. In 2014 he was awarded the…

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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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CHF16

Aurélie Nemours

26 October 2017 - 14 January 2018
Museum Haus Konstruktiv, Selnaustrasse 25, Zürich, 8001 Switzerland + Google Map

The Museumhaus Konstruktiv is dedicated to the French artist Aurélie Nemours (1910-2005), who will present the different creative phases of this Grande Dame of geometric-abstract art, thanks to collections from private collections.

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Julije Knifer

26 October 2017 - 14 January 2018
Museum Haus Konstruktiv, Selnaustrasse 25, Zürich, 8001 Switzerland + Google Map

The Museumhaus Konstruktiv is pleased to be able to realize a comprehensive exhibition of works by the Croatian artist Julije Knifer (1924-2004). The exhibition, which was developed in close collaboration with the artist's daughter, presents a selection of Knifers' day books in addition to paintings and works on paper.

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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

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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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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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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Julian Burkhard

9 November - 17 December
DIE DIELE, Sihlhallenstrasse 4, Zürich, 8004 Switzerland + Google Map

THE DIELE SHOWS JULIAN BURKHARD VERNISSAGE: 09.11.2017 // 18:00 EXHIBITION UNTIL 17.12.2017 Sihlhallenstrasse 4 8004 ZURICH http://WWW.DIEDIELE.CH http://WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/DIEDIELE

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CHF23

Praised and ridiculed French painting 1820 – 1880

10 November 2017 - 28 January 2018
Kunsthaus, Heimplatz 1, 8001 Zürich Schweiz + Google Map

Romanticism, Realism, Naturalism, ‘plein air’ painting, Impressionism – these are still the main stylistic labels attached in the German-speaking world to French painting of the 19th century. The artists working in those styles – figures such as Géricault, Delacroix, Corot, Daumier, Millet, Courbet, Manet, Sisley, Monet and Renoir – turned their backs on the officially sanctioned painting of the era, with its academic and neoclassicist style. Yet despite their revolutionary approaches, many of them still adhered to tradition. Highly controversial…

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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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Showcase “the big fish”

25 November
Geyst, Buckhauserstrasse 40, 8048 Zürich Schweiz + Google Map

SAVE THE DATE for the first edition of the showcase: An event in Zurich, where art lovers meet, celebrate, chat, admire and buy art. Entry is free. WE WAIT FOR YOU - art exhibition "the big fish" by Dario Desiena - live music - food, drinks and good vibes ABOUT THE ARTIST All in all, Dario Desiena has one thing in common: A cross and creative mind blessed with a lot of imagination, who has set himself the goal of…

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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
CHF12

Emil Michael Klein: Darkotic

16 December 2017 - 18 February 2018
Kunsthalle Zürich, Limmatstrasse 270, 8005 Zürich Schweiz + Google Map

Works of the artist, who grew up and settled in Switzerland. Paintings and sculptures.

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March 2018
CHF23

Visionäre Sachlichkeit

9 March 2018 - 8 July 2018
Kunsthaus, Heimplatz 1, 8001 Zürich Schweiz + Google Map

The development of abstract art was a central process of modern art. But also artists and artists, who oriented themselves on the stylistic means of the representational art, significantly influenced modernity. This is shown by masterpieces - and sometimes rarely - by the collection.

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August 2018
CHF23

Robert Delaunay und Paris

31 August 2018 - 18 November 2018
Kunsthaus, Heimplatz 1, 8001 Zürich Schweiz + Google Map

Robert Delaunay (1885 - 1941), one of the most important pioneers in the art of the early 20th century, is honored with this most extensive presentation in Switzerland. The exhibition highlights two important paintings from the Kunsthaus Zürich collection, namely "Formes circulaires". Soleil, lune ", 1913 - 1931, as well as the monumental image of" Formes circulaires "from 1930. The visually extremely attractive exhibition gives the audience an opportunity to experience the broad spectrum and the prognostic nature of Delaunay's…

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