My Name
Andreas Widmer

Address
Born
Bütziackerstrasse 48

8406 Winterthur

 

1967  
Phone
Fax
+41 076 5122340  
 
Email
My Website / Links to Friends
andreaswidmer@gmx.ch  
http://commeunlieu.hautetfort.com/
http://www.andreasmarti.ch
http://www.likeyou.com/corneliaheusser
http://www.soulworks.ch
http://commentcontinuer.hautetfort.com/

Education
2004
Fine Arts - University of Arts and Design, Zürich 
1995
art education - University of Arts and Design, Zürich 

Solo Exhibitions
2008  
Vebikus/Kammgarn, Schaffhausen
 
kollaborativ, Berlin
 
Akademia Sztuk Pieknych, Lodz (PL)
2007  
Galeria DLA, Torun Poland
2006  
„simple things“ Kunstverein Bruchsal (D)
2005  
„too much mountain to see the wall“ Plattformelf Gallery, Zürich with Cornelia Heusser
2004  
„im Himmel ist der Schnee dunkel“ Artothek, Zürich
2003  
„unterm Kirschbaum“ Installation im „PARK“, Zürich
 
„Tagwerk“ Installation im „Depot“, Zürich
2001  
Höchhuus Gallery, Küsnacht (CH)
2000  
community admministration building, Buch am Irchel with Claudia Lorenz
 

Group Exhibitions
2012  
Contact 2nd, M54 Basel  
 
Catch of the year, Dienstgebäude, Zürich  
2011  
Herzschlag 2, Zündwerk Rapperswil  
2009  
"hell of things" Galeria Kronika, Bytom (PL)  
 
Dienstgebäude, Zürich (mit Edit Oderbolz, Thomas Hauri, Quinh Dong)  
2008  
Nachtgalerie Zürich,Örlikon  
 
BWA Studio, Wroclaw (PL)  
2007  
PGR-ART, Gdansk (PL)  
 
KiK - Kunst in der Kirche, Aarau (CH)  
 
4th biennal for contemporary art Tashkent/Usbekistan  
2005  
Burg Frankenstein, (D) with „Wolkenhain“ Project  
 
„Luxuskunst“ Museum Bellerive, Zürich  
2004  
„Design – Art?“ Kunstmuseum Langenthal, (CH)  
 
Schloss Villa Ludwigshöhe, Edenkoben (D)  
2002  
„State of affairs “ groupshow in running second hand shop, Tigel – Seefeld, Zürich  
2001  
„the site of exhibition“ Kunsthalle Winterthur (CH)  

On-Site Art
2010  
Taufbaum, Ref. Kirche Bülach  
2007  
"Knoten" Club NRD, Torun/Poland  
2003  
"Knoten", City Hospital Waid, Zürich  

Residencies
2004  
trianglearts Workshop, NYC  

Grants & Prizes
2008  
Prix Arts+, Kulturpreis der schweiz. evang. Allianz  
2007  
III. prize, 4th Tashkent Biennale  
2003  
LVMH-Prize, Stipendium Paris  

Choice of Work Title of Work



Immigrant, 2009 holes in existing wall





Wonderland, 2008 mirror, string, frame



unabhängig (independent), 2008 curtain, laquer



Point de vue, 2008 cut curtain, IWC Headquarter Schaffhausen (CH)



no title, 2008 drill, metal stick, motor on backside



Interventions 2008 Fotos









Tashkent fountain 2007, metal bucket used by cleaning staff on pedestal. Water dripping into it from cealing. Water source invisible



Gravity and Grace, 2007 candle with 30m wick. Through hole in vaults.



mimetic desire, 2007, ties, double side mirror, stand



bodyguard, 2007 stand, shoes



wwhhiittee ccluubbe 2007, glossy and mat white on medium glossy white. According to viewpoint you see white wall or either the expression "white cube" or "white club"

wwhhiittee ccluubbe 2007, detail Groupshow: The exhibitions topic refers to the often problematic, yet necessary dependence of artspaces on clubs in Poland



keep open, 2006 wooden doors



selfportrait, 2006 my most important books, sandals, screws



Clock, 2006 Clockwork, extended minute hands, clock turns around itself, hourhand works normal



mapping the wall, 2006 videoprojection

mapping the wall, 2006 detail



inside the white cube 2004 project drawing



don`t cry!



seismograph project drawing 2009 (in Bytom/Poland the ground underneath city is moving due to intense mining activities)



table, 2004 wood



Knoten (nach Leonardo da Vinci), 2003 electric cable, cableholder, plug, socket, elecric power

Knoten (nach Leonardo da Vinci), 2003 detail



Jacobs ladder, 2005 stairs suspended and turning in wind, polyurethanfoam

Jacobs ladder, 2005 detail. Suspended on threads and center string. Repeating shape of existing stairs in castle tower



Fall 2007 Central Museum Tashkent/Uzbekistan, polyurethanfoam



no title, 2003 matchboxes



vorstellen, 2004 pedestal, plasticfigure, plaster (in german the term "vorstellen" literally means: " to put something in front of yourself")

vorstellen, 2004 detail



unterm Kirschbaum, 2003 gardenhose, cablebinder, shower, wire

unterm Kirschbaum, 2003 Detail



the second hand shop, 2001 Group exhibition in running second hand shop. Fresh food displayed throughout the shop. For sale.



balcony for christoph, 2002 cardboard, wood transforming industrial building into palace; and indicating directors office



box I, 2001 tape



blue in an empty room, 2001 Tape transforming the light on the passage in-out

Movies Movietype and Size
Film: selfportrait, 2006 my most important books, sandals, screws quicktime, size 539 kb
Film: crossing 2008 quicktime, size 3775 kb


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