Gianna Bärtsch

Focus No Regrets

GIANNA BÄRTSCH ___ No sooner do we take a decision than our mind begins racing. Doubt takes over. This focus reflects on uncertainty, courage, departures, f...

Focus Shush!

GIANNA BÄRTSCH ___ It needs to be endured, extended and savoured: silence. It is far more than empti­ness, nothingness or a white sheet ofpaper. Silence is ...

8 x Silence

Silence is used in many ways in art, design and education. This is also the case in Anna Iphigenia Siradakis’ art education degree project. Painted on porcelai...

Letters and Etherpad

«Initially, we wrote everything by hand and sent each other the texts by post,» Dominic Oppliger about the collaborative writing process. Photograph: Dominic O...

Focus Renaissance

GIANNA BARTSCH ___ A renaissance in 2021: what follows questions the past, outlines new approaches and breathes new life into old ideas. Thus, for instance,...

The myth of man

Abstract sculptures, kitschy costumes and playful, participatory actions: Nicola Genovese’s solo performance «I WAS SHAKING AND IT WAS FINE», Kunstraum Aarau, ...

Home-X

Working from home instead of in an open-plan office: Susanne Schumacher in her own four walls. Photograph: Regula Bearth © ZHdK Studying, teaching, research...

Fresh ideas

Maike Thies, Co-initiator of REFRESH. Photograph: Timo Ullmann Headlong into unknown waters: REFRESH invites visitors to the virtual think tank for four day...