Besichtigung der Räumlichkeiten im Stellwerk heute 18.08.2010 um 18:00 Uhr

Interessierte können heute Abend 18.08.2010 um 18:00 Uhr die Räumlichkeiten im Stellwerk besichtigen. Ab heute kann man sich als Mieter für die Räume bewerben. Die Ausschreibung richtet sich an junge Unternehmen aus den Bereichen Mode- und Produktedesign, Graphic und Interior Design und Architektur. *** Stellwerk ist das Zentrum für das aufstrebende und kreative Unternehmertum in…

Dominik Wullimann: Artist Portfolio Now Available for Download on writeronart.com

The artist portfolio for Dominik Wullimann (previously appearing on writeronart.com) is now available for download. It was created by Dominik Wullimann (of course), consulted and with editorial assistance by Michael Schär, writeronart, and designed by Markus Erdmann, esense gmbh. -> Download the portfolio in PDF here (14.8mb) -> Go to the article on Dominik Wullimann…

New Von Bartha Quarterly Out Now

The 6th edition of the Quarterly Report issued by von Bartha in Basel is out. Again, it is a nice and good-looking, informative newspaper with good articles on the art scene around the gallery’s activities and beyond. You will find an article on the new group in the GARAGE containing works by Andrew Bick, Daniel…

Offener Brief: Georg Kreis muss Präsident der Eidgenössischen Rassismuskommission bleiben

Falls Ihr diesen Brief mitunterzeichnen möchtet, genügt es folgende Angaben zu machen: «Name, Vorname, Funktion, Wohnort» und das Einverständnis an folgende Mailadresse zu schicken: samia.guemei@air-mail.cc ******************** Sehr geehrter Herr Bundesrat Burkhalter Wir, die Unterzeichnenden, weisen in aller Form die Aufforderung an Prof. Dr. Georg Kreis, Präsident der Eidgenössischen Rassismuskommission, sein Amt abzugeben, zurück. Wir unterstützen…

Stéphane Belzère-Kreienbühl in IAAB Open Studio Event

On Friday, 4th December from 6pm, the International Exchange and Studio Program in Basel opens the doors of the participating artists for an open studio event. Painter Stéphane Belzère-Kreienbühl’s work revolves around contexts and the different ways of treating them. By concentrating on the detail of a whole and framing it anew, he disposes of…

Thoughts on Culture – Basel is in Need for Action

With Village Sauvage successfully put through, it’s time for a brush-up on the movements in local independent culture scene in Basel. The situation is, frankly speaking, quite poor. Basel profits from an international reputation of being an art capital, certainly due to the annual ArtBasel. However, in terms of acting towards fostering this reputation, the…

Village Sauvage – Fighting for the Right to Culture

This weekend, a big cultural happening has unsettled the conservative establishment’s handling of open cultural space in Basel. As the few remaining open spaces in Basel are being closed down one after another, subculture stands up. This weekend it was Village Sauvage. An entire housing estate subject to demolition was transformed into a huge party…

VISION Design Award – Call for Entries

Attention Young Designers: VISION Design Award has released a worldwide call for entries. The first prize is $10’000.-. Modern Painters magazine and Louise Blouin Media invite designers from all around the world to participate in the VISION Design Award. They are looking for uniquely and innovatively designed products which can redefine the way we live…