After a a success debut in 2016, Art Safiental 2018 is underway – a biennale that sees artists create installations and tasks all the way through the Safien Valley in Switzerland. On view thru October 17th, the art work “questions, explores and revises the historic time period Land Art” in accordance with this 12 months’s theme (HORIZONTAL – VERTICAL). Accompanied through a mountain climbing map, a consult with through adventurous artwork enthusiasts guarantees surprising perspectives and an enjoy like no different that can call to mind a discussion with panorama and nature.
This 12 months’s curator (Johannes M. Hedinger) additional explains – “whilst the canonical positions from the yankee west regularly care for the horizontal, representatives of the alpine nations have nearly no different selection geographically than to care for the vertical. on this box of anxiety between mountain and undeniable, lots of the works of this 12 months’s display are re-positioning and reinventing the panorama”
Participants this 12 months come with: Lita Albuquerque (USA), Ueli Alder (CH), Paul Barsch & Tilman Hornig (D), Bildstein | Glatz (A/CH), Mirja Busch (D), Com&Com (CH), DIG Collective (UK), H.R. Fricker (CH), Gabriela Gerber & Lukas Bardill (CH), Bob Gramsma (CH/NL), Ingeborg Lüschere (CH), Marianne Halter & Mario Marchisella (CH), Steve Rowell (USA), Analia Saban (ARG/USA), Roman Signer (CH).
Seen listed below are Albuquerque’s drowsing sculpture, Gramsma’s concrete shell in a lake, Com&Com’s mountain pulpit, Bildstein | Glatz’s ramp, Saban’s rock portray, Lüscher’s circle of yellow sulphur, Gerber/Bardill’s tunnel video set up, and DIG Collective’s hollow.
Photo credit score: Thomas Rickenmann and Ueli Alder.