Zurich - Exhibition

Collection on Display: Communities, Rules and Rituals

Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst

18 Feb 201705 Nov 2017

Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst presents the exhibition in three parts “Collection on Display: Communities, Rules and Rituals”, curated by Nadia Schneider Willen: featuring well known and unreleased works from the collection of the Museum, the first exhibition deals with the theme of communities as social groups defining themselves by views and values, meanwhile the following two exhibitions revolve around rules (or “social norms”) and rituals as fundamental bases for the operation of the communities, promoting “security” and “sense of unity”.

Communities
18 February – 7 May 2017
Opening:
Friday, 17 February 2017
Featuring works by Lothar Baumgarten, Phil Collins, Alicia Framis, Daniel Knorr, Steve McQueen, Cady Noland, Shirana Shahbazi, Wu Tsang

Rules
20 May – 13 August 2017
Opening: Friday, 19 May 2017
Featuring works by Carl Andre, Angela Bulloch, Douglas Gordon, Susan Hiller, Eva Kot’átková, Matt Mullican, Cady Noland, Luis Pazos, Elodie Pong, Markus Schinwald, Niele Toroni, Uri Tzaig, Carey Young

Rituals
26 August – 5 November 2017
Opening: Friday, 25 August 2017

  • Atelier van Lieshout, AVL-Shakertable, AVL-Shakerchair, AVL-Men, 1999. Courtesy of the artist and Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst. Photo Credits: Stefan Altenburger Photography, Zurich.Atelier van Lieshout, AVL-Shakertable, AVL-Shakerchair, AVL-Men, 1999. Courtesy of the artist and Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst. Photo Credits: Stefan Altenburger Photography, Zurich.

Related Artists

Lothar Baumgarten

Phil Collins

Alicia Framis

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Daniel Knorr

Steve McQueen

Cady Noland

Shirana Shahbazi

Wu Tsang

Curators


Special Events

Destination: Zurich
Where: Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst
Type: Opening
Admission: Free

Opening of “Communities”, the first part of the exhibition “Collection on Display: Communities, Rules and Rituals”.

On view from 18 February – 7 May 2017

Destination: Zurich
Where: Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst
Type: Opening
Admission: Free

Opening of “Rules”, the second part of the exhibition “Collection on Display: Communities, Rules and Rituals”.

On view from 20 May – 13 August 2017

Destination: Zurich
Where: Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst
Type: Opening
Admission: Free

Opening of “Rituals”, the third part of the exhibition “Collection on Display: Communities, Rules and Rituals”.

On view from 26 August – 5 November 2017

Contacts & Details

OPENING:
tue, wed, fri 11:00 am - 6:00 pm; thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm; sat, sun 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

CLOSING DAYS:
mon

ADMISSION:
Ticket

ESTABLISHED:
1996

OWNER/DIRECTOR:
Munder Heike


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