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ART SEEN - Ai Weiwei; art and activism

ART SEEN - Ai Weiwei; art and activism

ART SEEN

For its final exhibition at the Palais de Rumine before the move to Plateforme 10 (the modern urban art district, presently being created next to the station in Lausanne), the Musée Cantonal...

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ART SEEN - The Boomerang Effect

ART SEEN - The Boomerang Effect

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The Boomerang Effect - Aboriginal Arts in Australia A review of the temporary exhibition at the Ethnography Museum of Geneva, by Uli Van Neyghem

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What's on at the UN? Burundi & ghost nets

What's on at the UN? Burundi & ghost nets

UN Roundup

Tomorrow - Tuesday 19th September - will see the UN Human Rights Office Press Conference : Commission of Inquiry on Burundi. The President of the Commission of inquiry on Burundi will meet with the...

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ART SEEN - Bespoke art from Adrien Couvrat for Villa  in Corseaux

ART SEEN - Bespoke art from Adrien Couvrat for Villa in Corseaux

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Visiting the temporary exhibition hosted by the Villa « Le Lac » in Corseaux is an unusual treat, offering a combination of art, architecture and design, and a breathtaki...

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La Bâtie - a festival of music, art, theatre & dance in Geneva

La Bâtie - a festival of music, art, theatre & dance in Geneva

Mid Morning Mix

Boom ! La Bâtie is back! 16 days of art, theatre, music, dance and performance await with some pretty awesome decor thrown in there too. September 1-16, 2017. Just before the 41st editi...

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Our Times at far° festival in Nyon

Our Times at far° festival in Nyon

The TalkTalk Breakfast Show

  far° festival is a live art festival in Nyon. This year far° festival takes place between 9-19 August and there's a performance, in English, to open the event. Our Times...

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Rhy Art Fair Basel - Sabina Gisiger explains

Rhy Art Fair Basel - Sabina Gisiger explains

Mid Morning Mix

The Rhy Art Fair Basel takes place between the 15th - 18th June. It's a 4 day art fair that covers a vast variety of artwork from newcomers and established artists alike. We caught up with S...

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ART SEEN - Towering sculptures and irises in bloom at the Château de Vullierens

ART SEEN - Towering sculptures and irises in bloom at the Château de Vullierens

ART SEEN

What:                       Art in the Open Air Where:                    Jardins des Iri...

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Basel's 'Semi Circle' present Noël Coward's Blithe Spirit

Basel's 'Semi Circle' present Noël Coward's Blithe Spirit

Mid Morning Mix

The Semi-Circle is a non-profit English language theatre group, based in Basel, which operates entirely with volunteers.

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ART SEEN - Controversial art from Balthus at the Gagosian

ART SEEN - Controversial art from Balthus at the Gagosian

ART SEEN

Balthus at the Gagosian Gallery in Geneva: a glimpse into the work of an enigma

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ART SEEN - AQUA exhibition at the Château de Penthes

ART SEEN - AQUA exhibition at the Château de Penthes

Mid Morning Mix

Uli Van Neyghem is a local artist in the Lake Geneva region. This week she's been off to the Château de Penthes to the AQUA exhibition. Here's her review and hot tips as she joins Kat...

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ART SEEN - Tinguely's machines

ART SEEN - Tinguely's machines

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Poetry in Motion - The sculptural work of Swiss icon Jean Tinguely Review by Uli Van Neyghem

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ART SEEN - Friedrich Dürrenmatt

ART SEEN - Friedrich Dürrenmatt

Mid Morning Mix

Always on the lookout for new cultural visits off the beaten track, Uli was excited to read about the Friedrich Dürrenmatt Center and intrigued to learn that apart from his literary career, th...

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ART SEEN - Bernard Garo; paints with crushed marble

ART SEEN - Bernard Garo; paints with crushed marble

Mid Morning Mix

Uli Van Neyghem visits Bernard Garo's studio in Nyon to get a preview of the exhibition opening this Thursday and his book; GARO Déflagration. 

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ART SEEN - Alberto Giacometti; Material & Vision

ART SEEN - Alberto Giacometti; Material & Vision

Mid Morning Mix

Art Seen - a review by Uli Van Neyghem. The beautiful exhibition of Giacometti's work currently on in Zurich's Kunsthaus shows more than 250 masterpieces of Switzerland’s most...

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ART SEEN - Charles Blanc Gatti on painting sound

ART SEEN - Charles Blanc Gatti on painting sound

Mid Morning Mix

Uli Van Neyghem joins us in the studio to talk about her recent visit to the art museum in Pully, where she went to discover their new expo centering around the work of Swiss artist Charles Blanc G...

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Ross Rossin and his hyper-real oil portraits on canvas

Ross Rossin and his hyper-real oil portraits on canvas

Mid Morning Mix

Ross Rossin paints huge, hyper-real oil portraits on canvas.

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Authentic Aboriginal Art in Troinex

Authentic Aboriginal Art in Troinex

Mid Morning Mix

You may think that you have to travel a long way to see authentic Aboriginal Art, but what if I told you that it's on your doorstep in Troinex, 10 minutes outside of Geneva?

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GEDS - Crimes of the Heart

GEDS - Crimes of the Heart

Crimes of the Heart is the latest play from Geneva English Drama Society. Written by Beth Henley, directed by Christopher Bailey.

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Why to say 'yes' to museum spend?- Expats will have a say

Why to say 'yes' to museum spend?- Expats will have a say

At the end of the month voters in the Ville de Geneve will be deciding if tax payers should stump up half of the CHF 130m needed to renovate the Art and History Museum. The money would bring the b...

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A blend of Asian traditional music and progressive rock at ASIMA

A blend of Asian traditional music and progressive rock at ASIMA

Composer Nicolas Fardel has created a show that blends the traditional sounds of Asia and progressive rock.

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Jumping the Shadows | Steven Blatter talks about his film

Jumping the Shadows | Steven Blatter talks about his film

London based musician Wayne Paul returns to his childhood neighbourhoods, where he experienced violence and drugs before he discovered music.

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Anna Dickinson - Harmony in Glass

Anna Dickinson - Harmony in Glass

Anna Dickinson's glassworks are on exhibit at the Musée Ariana until 1 November.

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