Valérie Favre(UN)CERTAIN GROUND – Current Painting in Switzerland03.07. - 04.09.2022
Valérie Favre, *1959 in Evilard, Switzerland
lives and works in Berlin
Photos: (UN)CERTAIN GROUND – Current Painting in Switzerland, Valérie Favre, Exhibition view Kunsthaus Pasquart 2022, Photo: Guadalupe Ruiz8 available works
No other artistic medium has experienced so many positive as well as negative attributions as painting.
No longer a dominant art form, it has nonetheless remained a key reference for non-painting practices and has itself expanded to embrace approaches that used to be associated with other media, such as Conceptual art, institutional critique or performance art. Painting is continually being re-interpreted and is currently enjoying a revival. It is timely, therefore, that this exhibition at Kunsthaus Pasquart, an institution that has continuously presented painting during the last ten years, should now focus on the current status of the medium in Switzerland.Read more