Artists

Our Artists

John Armleder Born in 1948, John Armleder, a native of Geneva, Switzerland, is an artist, sculptor, painter and art performer who finds his creative inspiration in what he calls a “supermarket of forms.” John Armleder always wanted to be an artist. After graduating from the prestigious Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Geneva and The Glamorgan Summer [...]

Walead Beshty Walead Beshty (*1976, London, lives in Los Angeles) first became known for his large-scale photograms, seemingly abstract images that in fact tell the story of their own making. Using a horizontal color photographic enlarger, the photographic paper is exposed to each of the primary subtractive colors (Cyan, Magenta, and Yellow) in succession. The [...]

Todd Bienvenu Todd Bienvenu (born 1980 in Little Rock, Arkansas, lives and works in New York) paints thick oil and acrylic compositions on canvas. Emerging first from his dense figurative compositions are the power and energy of his strong colors, and their spontaneous movement. His paintings are expressive and uninhibited. The artist begins by applying [...]

Valentin Carron Valentin Carron (born in 1977 in Martigny, Switzerland) is one of the most convincing artists of his generation. His main source of inspiration is the canton of Valais, whose cultural heritage has been significantly influenced by tourism. In inscribing some familiar images of his region in a new context, Valentin Carron creates an [...]

Sylvie Fleury Sylvie Fleury (born 1961 in Geneva, Switzerland) is a contemporary Swiss pop artist known for her installations, sculpture, and mixed media pieces. Her work generally depicts objects with sentimental and aesthetic resonance in consumer culture, as well as the paradigms of the new age. Specifically, much of her work addresses issues of gendered [...]

Dorothy Iannone Since the 1960s, Dorothy Iannone (born 1933 in Boston, lives and works in Berlin) has attempted to represent ecstatic love, the union of gender, feeling, and pleasure. Today her oeuvre, which encompasses painting, drawing, collage, video, sculpture, objects, and artist’s books, is widely recognized as one of the most provocative and fruitful bodies [...]

Scott King Scott King is an artist and graphic designer who has worked as art director of i-D magazine and creative director of Sleazenation. He has produced work for many influential figures including the Pet Shop Boys, Michael Clark, Malcolm McLaren, and Suicide. King’s work has been exhibited worldwide in both commercial galleries and institutions; he has also [...]

Stefan Marx Artist Stefan Marx (born 1979 in Schwalmstadt, lives and works in Berlin) is an actor of the skateboard scene, whose drawings usually adorn productions of his label "The Lousy Livincompany" which was founded 1996. Since then he has worked for numerous Skateboard- & T-Shirt Labels worldwide. His work has been exhibited internationally and [...]

Allen Ruppersberg A pivotal figure of the Californian Conceptual art scene, Allen Ruppersberg (born in 1944 in Cleveland) has, since the end of the 1960s, been pursuing an atypical practice, which favors no medium in particular. The corpus of his works, which the artist describes as “scenes,” thus includes installations, performances, multiples, paintings, sculptures, drawings, [...]

Erik Steinbrecher Erik Steinbrecher (born 1963 in Basel, lives and works in Berlin) is known to a wide international audience, especially since his participation in documenta X (1997), as well as further major institutional presentations such as at Kunst-Werke in Berlin, MoMA PS1 in New York, the Kunsthalle Vienna, the Museum Haus Konstruktiv in Zurich, [...]