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Yorgos Sapountzis MICHSICH HOTEL

In his installations, videos and performances Yorgos Sapountzis (*1976 in Athens, lives in Berlin) brings new awareness to the places of public life,...

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Marilù Eustachio HEIMAT

In her paintings and drawings Marilù Eustachio reflects on personal experiences as well as thoughts on literature and art. To this day the artist, who...

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Same same but different

April 21 – July 8, 2018: Merano Arte, opening: Friday, April 20, 2018, 7 pm
May 7 – July 22: Museo Civico di Castelbuono, opening: Sunday, May 6,...

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Into the Wild

The group show Into the Wild investigates the ideas and the imagination of nature we have nowadays. Following industrialization and the consequent...

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Architecture of the Modern in South Tyrol 1935-1970

The projects made in South Tyrol by the architect of Veronese origin, Armando Ronca, are of the highest importance when considering the second postwar...

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LORENZO SCOTTO DI LUZIO. In bocca a te ogni cosa muore

Lorenzo Scotto di Luzio (1972 Pozzuoli, lives in Berlin) is a quite sensitive and keen observer of our times and of our society, of man’s small and...

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HELEN MIRRA Walking, weaving

Merano Arte will host two exhibitions: The American artist Helen Mirra (born 1970 in Rochester, New York, lives in northern California) and Gianni...

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GIANNI PETTENA Natural architecture

Merano Arte will host two exhibitions: The American artist Helen Mirra (born 1970 in Rochester, New York, lives in northern California) and Gianni...

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Who is still Austrian?

On the occasion of commemoration of the 700th anniversary of giving the  Municipal Regulations to Merano, the show, curated by Luigi Fassi, introduces...

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EXHIBITION PAINTINGS

In the last few years various artists  have stepped back to study painting in depth as an expressive means, with all the possible alternative...

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Alois Kuperion - Painting is My Purpose in Life

On occasion of the 50th anniversary of Alois Kuperion's death, Merano arte will hold a large retrospective of the life and works of the wandering...

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FRIDA PARMEGGIANI

On occasion of the 70th birthday of the Merano costume designer Frida Parmeggiani, the Salzburger Mozarteum and Merano Arte present a comprehensive...

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Markus Vallazza - The World Illustrator

Eine Ausstellung zum 80. Geburtstag

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Italomodern 1+ 2: Architecture in Upper Italy 1946 – 1976

In 2011, Martin and Werner Feiersinger offered the first comprehensive stocktaking of the postwar architecture in the region of Upper Italy by means...

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CONSTRUCTIVE Alps

On occasion of the third edition of the international architectural award «Constructive Alps», the Swiss Alpine Museum and the Swiss Federal Office...

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GESTURES - Women in action

Body Art is one of the great novelties of the past century. Body language, the approximation of art and performance, the accentuation of the bodily...

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The Architecture of the 1920s and 1930s in Merano

In an intensive cooperation with the municipal archives of Merano, it was possible to sift the projects and put them in the context of the...

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FRANCESCA WOODMAN & BIRGIT JÜRGENSSEN

For the first time, Merano arte presents a double exhibition of works by the Italo-American artist Francesca Woodman (1958 – 1981) and the Austrian...

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RICETTE D'ARTISTA - Between Art and Food

The parallels between art and cooking are not far to seek: both have to do with sensuality, but also with conscious composition and aesthetics. In the...

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FROM & TO

The project series "FROM & TO" was initiated by Merano arte, first held in 2007, and repeated in 2011. In the past, selected Italian artists had each...

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Marco Bolognesi SENDAI CITY

Sendai City is a metropolis, a mise-en-scène, a postmodern, decadent place, a non-place inhabited by cyborgs, created by an artificial intelligence...

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Matthias Schönweger JANUS

The exhibition project "JANUS - 1914 and No End in Sight" commemorates World War I, 100 years ago, taking the opportunity to make a pacifist and...

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Alps Architecture Tourism

Alpine Architecture, Architecture for Tourism, or Architectural Tourism in the Alps: a multi-faceted title.
At any rate, it is about architecture.

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Hans Knapp - What is it like?

With the solo exhibition WHAT IS IT LIKE?, Merano arte is presenting the extraordinary oeuvre of Hans Knapp, with drawings, sketches, and collages...

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Franz Pichler - HAVE NO FEAR

On occasion of his 75th birthday, Merano arte is devoting a first comprehensive exhibition to the artist Franz Pichler, presenting all his works, from...

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Constructive Alps

An exhibition based on the "Alpenweiter Architekturpreis für nachhaltiges Sanieren und Bauen" [Alpine-wide architecture prize for sustainable...

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Walter Moroder

Most of the works by Walter Moroder on exhibition at Merano arte are made of wood: human figures with timeless, empty faces.

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Yacob Ibrahim

Merano arte is exhibiting a number of works by this Syrian artist
 

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The World of Things

Classical still lifes displayed splendor and wealth. What mattered was basically the reality status of pictures of everyday objects that also had a...

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DESIRING the real. Austria contemporary

The exhibition Desiring the Real was launched by the Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Arts, and Culture, Department of International and...

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Sissa Micheli. Fade in the Past! Cut!

At Merano arte, Sissa Micheli will realize a serialized installation that deals with the manner in which photography operates on the interface to...

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Arnold Mario Dall'O - Still.life

The artist Arnold Mario Dall’O, a student of Emilio Vedova at the Venice Academy of Fine Arts, where he studied sculpture, videos, and design,...

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PERSPECTIVES OF THE FUTURE. Merano 1945 - 1965

With more than 300 artworks, most of which are unpublished, the exhibition tells its visitors about the buoyant, varied, and ambitioned cultural scene...

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Jörg Hofer - Geology

In order to understand the tentative manner of Jörg Hofer’s paintings, one ought to keep in mind that he is a convinced adherent of the idea of...

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Martin Pohl - On the Limits of Painting

Martin Pohl’s manner of painting originates from the ‘Postinformal’ of the sixties, which was basically a quest for what is essential, a gesture, and...

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DIE DA DA...

The Merano project of the students of the Academy of Fine Arts Muenster.

In cooperation with ES contemporary art gallery and the youth center Jungle.

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ANNEMARIE LANER - THEY NEVER WONDER

Annemarie Laner’s works are founded on personal as well as anthropological circumstances; they are reflections on our present times, always...

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DENNIS OPPENHEIM - ELECTRIC CITY

One year after his death, Merano arte will be holding the first memorial exhibition in Italy of the great American artist Dennis Oppenheim.

 

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NEW ARCHITECTURE IN SOUTH TYROL 2006-2012

On account of its particular geopolitical and cultural dimension, South Tyrol continues to be a true case history of contemporary architecture.Since...

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The Abandoned Barn

Initiated by: Bündner Heimatschutz (Chur), Jürg Ragetti, Diego Giovanoli, Daniel Ladner
In co-operation with: Gelbes Haus, Flims (CH), Vorarlberger...

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ELLIOTT ERWITT - Icons

The exhibition presents 40 of the best known works of one of the most important 20th century photographers.

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TONY CRAGG - IN 4 D

Tony Cragg is one of the most important sculptors of our times. He made his breakthrough with works made of plastic finds which he connected with...

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FROM & T(W)O

Art interactions: Merano arte presents an artistic dialogue between four artists from South Tyrol and four artists from abroad.

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Living in the Alps

From May 15 to Sept. 12, 2010, Merano arte and Stiftung der Kammer der Architekten [Foundation of the Chamber of Architects] will present the...

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F as Fellin

Retrospective of Peter Fellin (*1920 Revò – † 1999 Merano)

Peter Fellin, born on September 6, 1920 in Revò, Nonstal, is one of the most enigmatic...

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The Delight of Collecting—Selected Works from the Finstral Collection

Merano arte is for the first time presenting a selection of works from the Finstral collection—a comprehensive international collection of...

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URS LÜTHI - ART IS THE BETTER LIFE

ART IS THE BETTER LIFE

is a monographic exhibition dedicated to the works of the Swiss artist Urs Lüthi (* 1947). Presenting a selection of his...

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PLAY > STATION

Play: Inspiration and Reality of Contemporary Art.

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Eduard Habicher - DRAWING SPACE

The sculptural work by Eduard Habicher is an attempt at an interesting synthesis between a minimal intervention in space and a work that nevertheless...

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Contemporary Architecture in Finland

The exhibition Contemporary Architecture in Finland presents selected contemporary Finnish architecture projects that fascinate not only with their...

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FROM AND TO

The local art scene is full of surprises. Not only artists born in the fifties – like Rudolf Stingel and Walter Niedermayer – are internationally...

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Zenzi Glatt: Paintings

Zenzi Glatt – having now reached the ripe age of 99 – has been painting for more than 40 years. What started spontaneously as a hobby, has...

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