Museums

Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst

Established in 1996, the museum has been a site of reflection and production focusing on large-scale productions in close cooperation with the artists.

Since its founding in 1996, Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst has been a site of reflection and production. Focusing on large-scale productions in close cooperation with the artists, Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst approaches contemporary art with a dynamic temporal purpose, showing exhibitions that formulate art history as a moving process, which are open to investigation, corrections and variations.

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

T: +41 44 277 20 50
M: info@migrosmuseum.ch
W: Website

ADDRESS
Limmatstrasse 270

ESTABLISHED
1996
Past Exhibitions
Exhibitions
Laura Lima: Bar Restaurant
Laura Lima‘s works are experimental arrangements that explore our perception along the boundaries...
23 Nov 2013 - 02 Feb 2014
Exhibitions
Toys Redux – On Play and Critique
The exhibition Toys Redux – On Play and Critique brings together artists who use formats and imagery...
30 May 2015 - 16 Aug 2015
Exhibitions
Stephen G. Rhodes “The Law of the Unknown Neighbor: Inferno Romanticized”
Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst‘s exhibition The Law of the Unknown Neighbor: Inferno Romanticized...
09 Feb 2013 - 21 Apr 2013
Exhibitions
News from Nowhere: Zurich Laboratory
The Korean artists Moon Kyungwon & Jeon Joonho create works that address elemental questions concerning...
29 Aug 2015 - 08 Nov 2015
Exhibitions
Resistance Performed
In the extensive group exhibition Resistance Performed – Aesthetic Strategies under Repressive Regimes...
21 Nov 2015 - 07 Feb 2016
Exhibitions
Collection on Display: Experimental Arrangements
The exhibition format Collection on Display presents selected works from the collection of the Migros...
29 Aug 2015 - 08 Nov 2015
Exhibitions
Collection on Display: Momentary Monuments
The exhibition format Collection on Display showcases selected works from the collection of the Migros...
20 Feb 2016 - 16 May 2016
Exhibitions
Ian Cheng: Forking At Perfection
The work of the American artist Ian Cheng (b. 1984) explores the nature of mutation and the capacity...
20 Feb 2016 - 16 May 2016
Exhibitions
Museum Revisited 1996-2016
The Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst undertakes a searching and multifaceted examination of the history...
15 Oct 2016 - 05 Feb 2017
Exhibitions
Karla Black: Principles Of Admitting
Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst presents the room-filling sculpture “Principles Of Admitting” by...
09 Dec 2016 - 05 Feb 2017
Exhibitions
Eva Kot’átková: Collection of Suppressed Voices
Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst exhibits Eva Kot’átková‘s “Collection of Suppressed...
02 Dec 2016 - 04 Dec 2016
Exhibitions
Liz Magor: You You You
Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst presents “You You You”, a solo exhibition, curated by...
18 Feb 2017 - 07 May 2017
Exhibitions
Collection on Display: Communities, Rules and Rituals
Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst presents the exhibition in three parts “Collection on Display:...
18 Feb 2017 - 05 Nov 2017
Exhibitions
Maja Bajevic: Power, Governance, Labor
The gallery presents a solo show by the French-Bosnian artist, with her works from the last ten years...
20 May 2017 - 13 Aug 2017
Exhibitions
Teresa Burga: Aleatory Structures
Curated by Heike Munder, the exhibition by the Peruvian artist Teresa Burga (b. Iquitos, Peru, 1935) features...
26 May 2018 - 12 Aug 2018
Exhibitions
Stephen Willats: Languages of Dissent
This comprehensive exhibition is the British conceptual artist’s largest institutional solo shows...
25 May 2019 - 18 Aug 2019