Tag Archives: Swiss Institute


News The Talent
Maja Hoffmann. 

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Swiss Institute Elects Maja Hoffmann as New Board Chair, Effective June 2016

The Swiss Institute’s board of trustees has announced their election of Maja Hoffmann as board chair. Hoffmann, a supporter of the institute since 2008, will assume her new role in June 2016, replacing Fabienne Abrecht, a longtime trustee who chaired … Read More


Art of the City
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From Suzanne Duchamp to Trash in Queens: A Stroll Through New York

Last night there was a standing-room-only crowd at the Swiss Institute in SoHo to hear artist Jamian Juliano-Villani talk about her work. Just back from opening her first solo museum show, at the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, she flipped … Read More


Features
Cai Guo-Qiang’s Black Ceremony, 2011, commissioned by Mathaf:  Arab Museum of Modern Art, Doha, Qatar.

Under Destruction

Playing on the pervasiveness of images of destruction and devastation in the news and in Hollywood movies, artists are making works that range from violent to chillingly disquieting
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