Thursday, March 30, 2017

Printed Matter Presents the Fifth Annual L.A. Art Book Fair

February 22, 2017 by  
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Printed Matter’s L.A. Art Book Fair is a unique event for artists‘ books, art catalogs, monographs, periodicals and zines presented by over 300 international presses, booksellers, antiquarians, artists and independent publishers. The following Swiss Publishing Companies will be present: a/b Books / CPRESS / Edition Patrick Frey / Hakuin Verlag / Innen, Zug Magazine / […]

Art in a Former Cotton Factory

September 4, 2016 by  
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One of the coolest art galleries can be found in the hip city of Leipzig in a somewhat unlikely venue: a former cotton mill. For their Grand Autumn Tour the Spinnerei’s 15 galleries will stage new exhibitions, ranging from contemporary art to photography to sculptures. The longer openings hours will enable visitors to gain a […]

CA/L.A.: Studio UBERMORGEN at LACMA

July 17, 2016 by  
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July 19, 2016 – 7 PM Swiss-Austrian-American artist duo UBERMORGEN and writer cum producers Chris Cantwell and Chris Rogers discuss media hacktivism in practice and as depicted in popular culture. lizvlx (AT, b. 1973) and Hans Bernhard (CH/USA, b. 1971) are European artists who work in installation, video, code and performance. They are doing strange […]

Grindelwald – Grand opening of the Glacier Gorge

July 15, 2016 by  
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Summer is finally here and we can look forward to some hot summer days.Fantastic alpine landscapes, exciting events and a huge range of adventure and hiking possibilities await you in the Jungfrau Region. Action and thrills are guaranteed. Just so you don’t miss out on our best summer happenings, we have put together some highlights […]

CA/L.A.: Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce Event

July 10, 2016 by  
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July 13, 2016 – 6 – 9 PM The Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce jointly with the Swiss Business Hub, USA Are pleased to invite you to “Swiss Innovation” a Networking Forum hosted by the Consul General of Switzerland. The Hon. Jean-François Lichtenstern At his Residence in Hancock Park. Location: 424 S Windsor Blvd, Los Angeles […]

Murren – Thrill Walk Birg

June 29, 2016 by  
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The new Thrill Walk leads from the Birg terrace down to the vertical walls of the imposing rock massif. The 200 meter long steel structured design clings to the rocks and then swings under the observation deck and below the cable car station. The cliff path will include a variety of sections; an interplay of […]

Swiss Chef Restaurant – Celebrate Father’s Day on June 17th, 18th, and 19th

June 12, 2016 by  
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June 17, 2016 – June 19, 2016 Come and celebrate Father’s Day by treating your Dad to his favorites from the Swiss Chef Restaurant! In addition to our regular menu, we will be serving specials like:  Ribeye steak, Sausage Plates, Roasted Pork Shank and more! Treat Dad to his favorite Cold Draft German Beer! A […]

Zürich News – June 2016

June 12, 2016 by  
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Dada – Between Madness and Nonsense 2016 marks not only the centenary of Dada, but also the 20th anniversary of the Festspiele Zürich. In this jubilee year, the Zurich Festival ? held from June 3–26 – follows the trail of the Dada myth. Featuring over 150 events, the Festspiele reflect the rich diversity of the […]

Europe breathes ‘sigh of relief’ after Austria’s presidential election

May 24, 2016 by  
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May 24, 2016 German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier on Monday responded positively to news that former Greens party leader Alexander Van der Bellen had won Austria’s presidential elections after absentee votes were counted. Van der Bellen had run as an independent, but with massive backing from the Greens party. “The whole of Europe has heaved […]

LA: Screenings of “Journey in Sensuality – Anna Halprin and Rodin” by Swiss Filmmaker Ruedi Gerber

May 6, 2016 by  
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May 9, 2016 – 7.30 PM Following the award winning Breath Made Visible by Ruedi Gerber, Journey in Sensuality looks, for the first time, into the creative process of 95 year-old dance pioneer Anna Halprin. To an original score by Fred Frith, this poetic film melds Rodin’s sculptures and quotes with stunning footage of nude […]

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