The fascination with Emma Kunz (1892–1963) has never been greater than it is today. At the same venue where her work was discovered in 1973, the oeuvre of the Aargau researcher, healer and artist is presented alongside contemporary artistic practices. The latter reflect on Kunz’ work or particular topics related to her field of activity.
International Archives 1st half of 2021
Exhibition March 2 -
Kunz is once said to have predicted that a time would come when her paintings would be understood. In fact, much of what she anticipated in her holistic thought and practice seems quite natural in today’s art. Living a secluded life far removed from the art scene, she exemplified an expanded concept of art, rejected the idea of art versus non-
On the principle of repetition and appropriation, she also reused finished drawings and re-
Artists : Agnieszka Brzeżańska / Dora Budor / Sirah Foighel Brutmann et Eitan Efrat / Athene Galiciadis / Florian Graf / Athene Galiciadis / Florian Graf / Joachim Koester / Emma Kunz / Goshka Macuga / Shana Moulton / Rivane Neuenschwander / Mai-
© ArtCatalyse International / Marika Prévosto 2021. All Rights Reserved
Sirah Foighel Brutmann & Eitan Efrat, Meeting a Flower Halfway (video still), 2021. HD-