Zürich Contemporary Art Weekend 2014 slideshow

Highlights of Zürich's pre-Basel art weekend, in pictures

9. 14. 16. 17. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 10. 11. 12. 13. 15.

Zürich Contemporary Art Weekend, 14–15 June 2014


1. Nicolas Party, Pastel, 2014 (installation view, Gregor Staiger)

2. Opening reception for Nicolas Party, Pastel, at Gregor Staiger, Löwenbrau

3. Anna Bolte Lang of BolteLang at the opening for Charlotte Herzig, Tobias Spichtig, Henning Strassburger, Limmatstrasse 214

4. Escher-Wyss Platz

5. Damian Christinger of Christinger De Mayo gallery, Ankerstrasse 24

6. Clare Goodwin, Bradford’s Jolly, 2014 (installation view, Christinger De Mayo)

7. Thomas Chapman, Flow, 2014 (installation view), Florian Christopher, Gotthelfstrasse 37

8. Florian Christopher in his apartment-showroom, with a work by General Idea

9. Haim Steinbach, Shelf with Picnic Set, 1983 (installation view, Once Again the World Is Flat, 2014, Kunsthalle Zurich, Löwenbräu)

10. Haim Steinbach (centre) in conversation with CCS Bard director (and ArtReview contributor) Tom Eccles and artist Helen Martin on the occasion of Steinbach’s Once Again the World Is Flat, Kunsthalle Zurich

11. The exterior of RaebervonStenglin’s second space, Pfinstweidstrasse

12. David Renggli, Sorry – Irgend – Ueben (detail), 2013, Maag-Areal, a three-part neon installation in the Gasträume 2014 public art series installed across Zürich through mid-September. Work by Renggli can also be seen in the current exhibition of artists in the collection at Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Löwenbräu

13. Valentin Carron, Ciao Muddy Plain, 2014 (installation view, Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zahnradstrasse 21)

14. Mark Bradford with his work Single Umbrella, 2014, on view in My Head Became a Rock, 2014, at Hauser & Wirth, Löwenbräu

15. Matt Mullican, 5 Worlds 12 Benches (detail), 2013, on Paradeplatz, part of an eight-part installation in the Gasträume 2014 public art series installed across Zürich through mid-September

16. Thomas Rehberger’s Bar Oppenheimer, a replica of a bar in Frankfurt, installed in the LUMA/Westbau space, Löwenbräu

17. Football fans celebrate on Langstrasse following Switzerland’s win against Ecuador on Sunday evening


All photos: David Terrien

16 June 2014