Adolf Dietrich / Richard Phillips at Swiss Institute New York Art opening Wednesday May 5th 2010

Painting and Misappropriation Swiss Institute is pleased to present an exhibition pairing historical paintings by the late Swiss artist Adolf Dietrich (1877–1957, lived in Berlingen) with recent paintings by American artist Richard Phillips (1964, lives in New York). The encounter results in a complex, multi-layered dialogue beyond categorizations. Adolf Dietrich is characterized as one of […]

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A Brief History of MANON Part IV She Was Once Miss Rimini, 2003 at SWISS INSTITUTE NYC through to June 30th

She Was Once Miss Rimini, 2003 In her latest installation, She Was Once Miss Rimini, Manon again engages a parade of multiple personalities, this time with changed conditions: with aged bodies and all traces of life furrowed in their faces. The artist slips into the skin of invented characters; she projects images from everyday life […]

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