To mark the opening of the refurbished main building on Ausstellungsstrasse, Swiss design agency atelier oï will be staging several spacious installations in the large hall, which is now once again two stories high.
Graphic designer Juli Gudehus’ amusing version of Genesis presents an approach to the signs of our time that is both cunning and poetic.
Der Zürcher Gestalter Hans Knuchel bezeichnet sich selbst als „Bildingenieur“: Die Betrachtenden seiner Moiré-Installation erzeugen und erleben zugleich dramatische Bildänderungen.
Three-dimensional typefaces are omnipresent and exceptionally di verse. The exhibition focuses on 3D letterings on buildings, which take into account architectural features and their surroundings, thus affording buildings a fitting identity.
The work of photographer Andrea Good dispenses with photographic lenses and consistently uses analogue technology: photograms, luminograms, and pinhole cameras.
How about biding your time while discovering and trying out outstanding Swiss design at the same time? The Swiss Design Lounge at our newly refurbished main building on Ausstellungsstrasse now offers visitors first-hand experience of re-edited Swiss furniture classics as well as of contemporary designs.
Sebastião Salgado depicts the earth as a creation of overwhelming beauty. The exhibition is a dramatic manifesto that not only touches visitors with its opulent black-and-white photographs, but also raises open questions about how we deal with the planet.
Social design is design for and with society — and highly topical. This exhibition presents relevant international projects and discusses the redesign of social systems, as well as of living and working environments.
A selection of the best works by students of the Zurich University of the Arts is shown.
The exhibition presents photographs, films, and documents that explore and illumine the interrelations between the arts, the fusion of art and life, and the very essence of creativity.