For the first time, the astonishing paintings of Margot Bergman (b. 1934 in Chicago) can be discovered on this side of the Atlantic. In association with the Museum Folkwang Essen and Urbane Künste Ruhr, Switzerland’s Museum Langmatt is holding the first solo exhibition of her work in Europe.
Sanatorium Langmatt – A fountain of youthmore
With a touch of humour, this venerable art nouveau villa transforms into a “sanatorium” dedicated to caring for the physical and psychological well-being of its visitors. They become temporary “patients”, wandering through the house and park in search of recovery.
Space Travel III – Live in motionmore
The third edition of Raumfahrt (Space Journey) once again presents snapshots of young Swiss contemporary art. The term “Space Journey” is intended to be taken quite literally: visitors explore diverse cellar spaces not normally open to the public. This year, Space Journey expands to include a new room.
Renée Levi (* 1960 in Istanbul, lives in Basel) is among Switzerland’s most significant artists working in paintings and installations. Her artwork has been exhibited internationally for more than 20 years, and also appears in significant public and private collections at home and abroad.
IF PICTURES COULD SPEAK ... – IMPRESSIONIST MASTERWORKS TELL THEIR STORYmore
The exhibition of works from the collection If pictures could speak … presents selected French Impressionist masterpieces and their astonishing histories, incorporating previously unseen archive materials and historic photographs.