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ZHdK Highlights

A selection of the best works by students of the Zurich University of the Arts is shown.

Revisiting Black Mountain

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.

Protest! Resistance Posters

Globalization, women’s rights, Trump: the poster has established itself as an effective medium for political struggle. 50 years after 1968, the onset of a worldwide rebellion, this exhibition presents around 300 international protest posters.

Oïphorie: atelier oï

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.

Andrea Good: Interiors

The work of photographer Andrea Good dispenses with photographic lenses and consistently uses analogue technology: photograms, luminograms, and pinhole cameras.

Self Promotion

The Museum für Gestaltung Zürich, founded in 1875 as the Kunstgewerbemuseum, has always conveyed its identity to the public using the tools of visual communication. Thus over the course of more than a hundred years the museum has developed a poster collection that warrants its own edition, bringing together illustrious names ranging from Ernst Keller and Max Bill to Ralph Schraivogel.

MyCollection: ‌Stefan Sagmeister

For the latest edition of MyCollection New York-based graphic designer Stefan Sagmeister rummaged through the collections of the Museum für Gestaltung Zürich. In the process he made a selection of outstanding objects and commented personally on them.