Kallio Kunsthalle (Petri Saarikko, Director and Sasha Huber, Artist) hosts Perpetuum Mobile's new series of Perpetuum Labs Curating the Social. The Lab Mentors are Federico Geller (Artist, Buenos Aires-Berlin), Khaled Jarrar (Artist, Ramallah), Matteo Lucchetti (Curator, Milan), Tamara Moyzes (Artist/Curator, Prague-Jerusalem), Marita Muukkonen (Curator, Perpetuum Mobile) and Ivor Stodolsky (Curator/Writer, Perpetuum Mobile).
Announcement: 19th Sydney Biennale Reveals Details and Participating Artists! I participate with the video Louis Who? What you should know about Louis Agassiz. See you there!
11.10.–22.11.2013, Summerhall, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
My solo exhibition: Louis Agassiz (1807–2013): A visitation at Summerhall was curated by Paul Robertson. At the opening event at 8 pm in Summerhall on Friday, October 11th, 2013, there will also be a performance by Thomas Götz, a Swiss actor recently employed by Huber to impersonate Agassiz by having him deliver a lecture on his convictions (text by Agassiz scholar Hans Barth in collaboration with Hans Fässler).
Participation with our video Remedies in the 11th International Festival Signes de Nuit in Paris together with Petri Saarikko.
3.10.2013, 8 pm, neue shed, Frauenfeld
Welcome to the guided tour through my exhibition together with Katja Baumhoff, curator and me.
19.9.2013, 8 pm, neue shed, Frauenfeld
Welcome to the Shedgespräch within my exhibition at neue shed im Eisenwerk with Hans Fässler.
Notice on my solo exhibition in Switzerland on Frame's news page here.
A review of my exhibition: "Louis Agassiz (1807–2013): Eine Heimsuchung" on Thurgaukultur.ch by Brigitta Hochuli (only in German).
7.9.2013, 6 pm, neue shed, Frauenfeld
Welcome to my first solo exhibition opening in Switzerland at the neuer shed im Eisenwerk with premiere of the lecture-performance "Louis Agassiz: My Racism is a Form of Humanism. A lecture." written by Hans Barth with Swiss actor Thomas Götz as Louis Agassiz starting at 7 pm.
The exhibition lasts until 18.10.2013.
Artist residency at Neuer Shed im Eisenwerk followed by my first solo exhibition in Switzerland, my home country! Looking forward to it!
Studio visiting hours are each Friday between 5–7pm until August 30th. More info in German.
31.5.2013 at 7pm, Opening
The Rentyhorn project was invited to be part of the second part of the Research Exhibition „SWITZERLAND IS NOT AN ISLAND #2" at the Shedhalle in Zurich.
The Remedies project that I made in collaboration with Petri Saarikko is introduced on the Italian the Rai Edu Arte & Design website.
APRIL / MAY
April and May 2013
Participation in the group exhibition Contra Escambos in Belo Horizonte, Brazil (April) and Recife, Brazil (May) curated by Beto Shwafaty and Leandro Cardoso. Partners are JACA (Jardim canada centro de arte e tecnologia) in Belo Horizonte and Espaço Fonte in Recife. Press info.
Participation in the Exhibition After the Arc: An Island Findings by Team B curated by Joanna Sandell. The project consists of two exhibitions. The first opens on 13.3. at the Finnish institute in Stockholm and the second on 13.4. at the Botkyrka Kunsthall.
The ARC magazine will display my RENTYHORN monograph at VOLTA NY art fair.
Participation in the exhibition and seminar ”[nordic art] Between Miracles” in Tbilisi, Georgia. The project is produced by Leslie Johnson, Josefina Posch and Wato Tsereteli who will curate and host the exhibition with the CCAT Center for Contemporary Art - Tbilisi in collaboration with local venues and partners; the Georgian National Museum and the Tbilisi State Art Academy and more. The exhibition will open March 7, 2013 and the seminar will take place the following day March 8 and the exhibition will run for 4 weeks. The exhibition will present works of artists living in diverse parts of the Nordic region and is curated by the Georgian artist and curator Wato Tsereteli. The seminar is a day to discuss the expanding role of the artist as entrepreneur.
My video piece I love JaNY was selected to the Tampere Film Festival's program Crocodile Tears - Glamour through the eyes of Media Art.
Again, we bring Kallio Kunsthalle to Super Market, Stockholm's independent Art Fair.
15.1.2013, Neuer Shed, Frauenfeld, Switzerland
Kickoff meeting with curator Katja Baumhoff at NeuerShed where I will be artist in residence from 1.7.-15.9.2013 which will end with my first solo exhibition in Switzerland. I'm very excited about this and started planing and preparing already now. More about the exhibition follows later.