aus seinem Herzen keine Mördergrube machen
In this work, Sara Grütter writes about not turning the heart into Mördergrube. Will she succeed?
Sammeln im Wandel der Zeit. Das Museum Faesch im Kupferstichkabinett, Kunstmuseum Basel 10. Juni – 19. Nov. 2023
At least once a year, during Art Basel, residents of the city on the banks of the Rhine are inevitably confronted with the question of why rich people actually collect art.
EXPERIMENTAL ECOLOGY - Kunst x Wissenschaft im Dialog, Kulturstiftung Basel H. Geiger 25. Aug – 29. Okt 2023
Zheng Bo is everywhere thanks to work that perfectly captures the zeitgeist. His "Pteridophilia" series shows young men erotically encountering plants in forests. In other words, they fuck the bushes.
Niko Pirosmani, Fondation Beyeler (mit Baselitz Raum) 17. Sept 2023 – 28. Jan 2024
To what extent does an artist still have to perform brilliant technical feats themselves today, or to what extent is it enough to "just" present a good idea?
Kunstkredit Basel-Stadt 2023 - Leave a Hello, Kunsthalle 24. Sep – 08. Okt 2023
I recently tried to explain to a group of sixteen-year-olds why it makes a big difference whether a video work is projected or shown on a screen. I don't think I've convinced them.
Swiss Performance Awards 2023, Kunsthaus Baselland 23. Sept – 24. Sept 2023
When I started studying art, a friend from Manchester asked me: "What do they teach you first? Colours or shapes?"
Learning From Basel
Basel, probably the whole of Switzerland, is not easy to understand for someone from the outside. Quirin Brunmeier shhares his experience with us.
The Render Farm’s Humming
Rendering a digital image as part of artistic production bristles with massiveness. Time for a hymn to the render farm from an artist who dreams in digital images.
Mosquitoes and other thieves in the tropical institute
The art collective Hotel Simplon was part of Neubau Tropeninstitut in Basel and reports on the development process and context of the exhibition as well as a criminal case interwoven with it.
My Sweet and Sweat
This short text is a recollection of memories awaken by the buzzing paintings hanging in our shared studio, and a couple of visits to mosquitoes white labs at the Tropen Institut in Basel.
No Time, No Money, No Train Ticket, No Battery, No Problem
Jacob is an artist. And as such, he naturally a) lives from hand to mouth and b) knows how to get out of trouble.
Alternative Exhibition Views Of "Neubau Tropeninstitut" At Rhythmus Messy Cambio exhibition space
These exhibition views of Neubau Tropeninstitut are generated by the software DALL-E. The originals you can find on www.rhythmusmessycambio.earth
Ice hockey with Mickey Mouse and Adam Green
Kunstkritik ist in der eitlen und argwöhnischen Kunstbubble eine Kunst für sich. Der Shark nähert sich leise, und beisst meist auf schnoddrige Art zu.
I'm Maxi Pongratz, 35 years old, a musician. For you Baslers/readers who don't know me, it doesn't matter. For those who know me: it's me.
Untitled (bridging language)
Charlotte Horn, Arbesa Musa, Anastasia Pavlou, Noemi Pfister, Nicola Spycher and Kathrin Siegrist, assembled by Kathrin Siegrist
A collective brainstorming between Charlotte Horn, Arbesa Musa, Anastasia Pavlou, Noemi Pfister, Nicola Spycher and Kathrin Siegrist on practices and experiences of the artists working in the space.
Here we have LuYang's flashy exhibition whispered directly into your ear. This is not only pleasant, but nice.
Generation UI - For Jacob
Author Ary Coach is good at laughing. She still understands irony - in contrast to the youth of today.
Daniel Turner ASMR
Johannes Willi's ASMR walkthrough of the artist's recent exhibition at Kunsthalle Basel will tickle your ears and tingle your scalp
The toil before the sport
Interacting with something new takes effort - in the kitchen, in art, or when making children. The effort is worth it: rewards await. For example, sports results.
Der Politjournalist Philipp Loser (Tages-Anzeiger) ist der Installationskünstlerin Hannah Weinberger begegnet – vor allem mit den Ohren.