Exhibitions

Kunsthalle Basel presents Lynette Yiadom-Boakye‘s first exhibition in Switzerland. In this exhibition the artist shows a selection of new paintings from her prolific practice. In her first institutional solo exhibition in Switzerland, Lynette Yiadom-Boakye (b. 1977 in London; lives and works in London) fills the majestic, skylit upstairs galleries of Kunsthalle Basel with all new paintings, lush and vibrant reflections on perception, painting, and the figure. At once traditional in her approach to form, line, and color, and decidedly contemporary in her self-reflexivity about her medium, the British-Ghanaian writer, poet, and painter represents a bold and beautiful cast of black figures... Read More
Lynette Yiadom-Boakye, Complication, 2013. Courtesy of the artist and Kunsthalle Basel
Kandinsky, Wassily, Improvisation 31, 1913
For the first time in thirty years, a comprehensive exhibition in Switzerland will be devoted to the fascinating chapter in modern art known as “Der Blaue Reiter”. The Munich exhibition in 1911 and the art movement of the same name... Read More
Jackson Pollock, Stenographic Figure, 1942, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Bareiss Fund (Photo: © 2016 Digital Image MoMA, New York/Scala, Florenz).
“When you’re painting out of your unconscious, figures are bound to emerge,” Jackson Pollock said in a famous conversation with Selden Rodman in 1956. Yet the American painter is actually best known for his abstract drip paintings. Far... Read More
Karl Horst Hödicke Little snake charmer, 1983
“Whoever renders directly and authentically that which impels him to create is one of us.” Thus reads the manifesto of the “Brücke” artists as drafted by Ernst Ludwig Kirchner in 1905. If we query the notion of “directness”,... Read More
Sebastian Mejia, Botellitas, 2016. Courtesy of the artist and blazer projects.
Balzer projects presents Sebastian Mejia’s solo show entitled “Botellitas”. The exhibition keenly taps into the political context and evaluates landscape as concept. Utopian scenarios are explored, ranging from the architectural... Read More

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Ausstellungsraum Klingental Basel
balzer art projects Basel

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CRAC Alsace

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Depot Basel, Forum for an Attitude,Exhibition View

Depot Basel

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deuxpiece

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DOCK

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