Zurich - Biennial

Manifesta 11 – Parallel Events in Zurich

Various locations in Zurich

11 Jun 201618 Sep 2016

Each edition of Manifesta is accompanied by Parallel Events. Their aim is to highlight various aspects of the local and regional art scenes and to create a dialogue between them and the main exhibition.
The overall co-ordination and realisation of the selected projects is organised by the coordinator of the Parallel Events, Urs Steiner.
The art projects covered by the Parallel Events are integrated into the communication strategy for the overall programme of Manifesta 11. In August 2015, following a public call for proposals, Manifesta 11 received more than 300 applications, from all artistic disciplines and forms of expression, to participate in the programme of Parallel Events. The central premise of the call for proposals was that the individual projects address the subject matter of the motto of Manifesta 11 «What People Do For Money». A jury, composed of Hedwig Fijen (Director M11), Christian Jankowski (Curator M11), Natalia Huser (General Coordinator M11), Barbara Basting (Director Visual Arts City of Zurich), Anna Bürgi (Director of Dance City of Zurich) and Tobias Brenk (Dramatic Advisor for Theatre and Dance, Kaserne Basel, Member of the Dance Commission of the City of Zurich), selected the projects, which will be realised alongside Manifesta 11 in the summer of 2016.

Supported by Manifesta 11: 

Actual Space Group
Zurich Actual Spaces – Experimental city tour

Barbara Weber, Haiko Pfost
The Making of Success – Installation, performance

Dorothee Richter, Eleonora Stassi, Tanja Trampe
OnCurating | Issue: Work, Migration and Personal Geopolitics. Zurich Issues– Debate, publication

Florence Jung
Jung34Performance

Jürgen Krusche (ZHdK), Diana Frei (surprise-Strassenmagazin) & surprise-Verkaufende
surprise@manifesta – Publication

Karin Heberlein, Annette Carle (Pixibar)
Ganz Ohr im Tram – 4

Martin Schick, Agustina Struengmann, Marisa König Beatty
HNC / agency for the new contemporary – Performance

Nele Dechmann, Nicola Ruffo (Kunstverein Zürich), Fabian Jaggi, Katrin Murbach (Ortreport)
How to Waste Time – Performance platform

Simon Heusser
Paradise Retreat – Installation, performance

Slow Spicy Curatorial Practice
Donate to Curate – Social sculpture

Übersetzerhaus Looren
Schreibtische: Übersetzer in Kiew und Zürich – Photo exhibition, event

Vera Ryser, Sally Schonfeldt – Les Complices
Wir fordern! Eine Recherche zum «Manifest ausländischer Frauen» von 1975 – Exhibition

Verein «Foto-Ernst»
«Foto-Ernst» – Haus der analogen Kunst – Photography

Verein Stützlibar
Stützlibar – Social experiment

Verein Zitrone
Schlafen – Happening

Wrongbrothers Inc. – P. Hari, C.E. Meier
ISS HOPE / Galley & Host Lab – Seismograph, social sculpture

Suggested by Manifesta 11:

Angelo Romano, Linda Jensen (Counter Space)
Sourcing Manifesta – Exhibition

Daniel Hellmann (Tanzhaus Zurich, Réunion)
Full Service I Lab – Performance

DZG Verein Die Zürcher Galerien
dzg.ch – Exhibition

Georg Keller, Michael Bieler, Mirjam Varadinis
High/Low Energy – Performance

Johann Jacobs Museum
Gonzalo Díaz – Terras do sem fim– Exhibition
Zheng Mahler – Mutual Aid – Exhibition

Kunst im öffentlichen Raum (KiöR), Stadt Zurich
Gasträume 2016 – Public art

Kunsthaus Zurich
Francis Picabia – Eine Retrospektive – Exhibition

Museum für Gestaltung Zurich
Targets – Fotografien von Herlinde Koelbl – Exhibition

Museum Haus Konstruktiv
Um die Ecke denken: Die Sammlung Museum Haus Konstruktiv (1986–2016) und Gastinterventionen – Exhibition

Palais de Tokyo / ACRUSH AG
Your Memories are our Future – Exhibition

Schweizerisches Institut für Kunstwissenschaft (SIK-ISEA)
Cash and the Canon – During, After and Beyond Artistic Production – Debate

Theater Neumarkt
Talking Straight: Entertainment– Performance
Dada Berlin – Performance

Universität Zurich
Transactions – Exhibition, event

Völkerkundemuseum der Universität Zurich
Von alten Schuhen leben – Strassenhändler in Tansania als Experten der Stadt– Exhibition

Zurich Art Spaces
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Curators

Urs Steiner

Contacts & Details

Zurich, Switzerland