Basel - Exhibition

A Curated Art Show. What?

Design Miami/ Basel

13 Jun 201718 Jun 2017

Expert hands shaping ceramic are Laufen’s reference points: since 125 years the company pursues its engagement linking past generations’ skills and innovation.

On the occasion of Design Miami/ Basel, Laufen presents the traveling exhibition “A Curated Art Show. What?”. Curated by Beda Achermann, the show features seventeen high- tech, abstract and crafty objects. Artistic elements are combined with new technologies to create sculptures formally autonomous, but also forming a strong statement to the fascinating material ceramic.

Artists: Atelier Oï, Stefano Giovannoni, Konstantin Grcic, Alfredo Häberli, Benjamin Dillenburger and Michael Hansmeyer, Toan Nguyen, Ludovica and Roberto Palomba, Patricia Urquiola, SaphirKeramikNissen Wentzlaff, Peter Wirz.

  • Alfredo Häberli Grinding ball. Produced by Laufen Bathrooms AG, Gmunden factory. Courtesy of LaufenAlfredo Häberli Grinding ball. Produced by Laufen Bathrooms AG, Gmunden factory. Courtesy of Laufen

Curators

Beda Achermann

Contacts & Details

OPENING:
tue, wed 10:00 am - 8:00 pm; thu, fri 10:00 am - 7:00 pm; sat, sun 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

CLOSING DAYS:
mon

ADMISSION:
Ticket

ADDRESS:
Messe Basel, Hall 1 Süd Basel, Switzerland