Exhibition programme for the year 2021

  • Jonas Burkhalter «Distance Black», April 9 – May 8, 2021
  • Nicole Biermaier / Aglaia Haritz «Wege der Opponentinnen», June 11 – July 10, 2021
  • Lorenz Olivier Schmid, August 27 – October 2, 2021
  • Talaya Schmid, November 26, 2021 – January 8, 2022

Winter impressions by Claudio Rasano

For once, when Claudio Rasano cannot travel, he portrays his homeland in Switzerland.

«Nahe Basel», 2021
Photography, 76 x 80 cm

→ more about Claudio Rasano and his works

Claudio Rasano's works in Teo Jakob home story

Photographs by Claudio Rasano, who lives in Basel, complement a spacious Biel city loft. To see in a feature about furnishing of the Swiss furnishing company Teo Jakob.

Video «In einem Moment zu Hause»

Book presentation by Rudolf Steiner

On November 6, the artist from Biel will present his book «Ricochet», published by Vexer Verlag. High-resolution photographs, taken in the Jura countryside, which, through the image capturing process, lead to strangely beautiful images.

Friday, November 6, 2020, from 6 p.m. Conversation with Theresa Gruber at 7 p.m.

At our Gallery
Rudolf Steiner
Book available here

König Büro at the Art Fair Kunst 20

With «Längizyti - Longing for Sunshine» the König Büro will be represented at Kunst 20 in Zurich from October 29th to November 1st. We present a concise show on the themes of longing and idyll. We are looking forward to your visit!

You can find us at booth B5.

Hall 550, Ricarda-Huch-Strasse, 8050 Zurich. Former factory buildings behind the Zurich-Oerlikon railroad station.
Art Fair Kunst 20 Zurich

«Skonografien» by Lorenz Olivier Schmid

Lorenz Olivier Schmid's book «Skonografien» has just been published by Vexer Verlag, with photographs of the mysterious reverse glass preparations.

Lorenz Olivier Schmid
Book available here

Architectural Art / Sitespecific Works by Lorenz Olivier Schmid

Two works by Lorenz Olivier Schmid can be seen in the new Schulzentrum Schöftland, opened on 11. August 2020 «Schwarzkümmel», a behind-glass preparation and «Laubbläser», an installation made of different types of hardwood. Worth seeing.

→ Neues Schulzentrum Schöftland, Dorfstrasse 26, 5040 Schöftland.

Nicole Biermaier at the Berlin studio

Nicole Biermaier's research sketch from the Berlin studio.
 An update with an excerpt from «Berlin Alexanderplatz–Frankfurter Tor – Research Sketch #1».

Exhibition programme for the season 2020

We are looking forward to the upcoming exhibitions:

  • Milva Stutz «Good Boys», August 29–October 3, 2020
  • Marcel Freymond «Staring at the Sea, Staring at the Sand», December 4, 2020–January 9, 2021

Gallery opening on August 27

We are opening a gallery for young Swiss art. The exhibition program's main focus: contemporary positions which convince through the autonomy and authenticity of the works as well as the way they capture and understand the zeitgeist.

Opening with the exhibition «Good Boys» by Milva Stutz on August 27/28, 4–8 p.m., Birmensdorferstrasse 299, 8055 Zurich, Switzerland.

Aglaia Haritz: Through the glass bell

Aglaia Haritz and her daughter are gardening. They observe plants and animals in their garden near Locarno. The artist allows a glimpse, according to the circumstances only through the glass bell.

See video

Antshi von Moos: «Brother, move on» from the sofa

Film festivals take place virtually because of the situation. Antshi von Moos' short film «Brother, move on» will be shown at the Brooklyn Film Festival, May 29 – June 7, 2020. The second possibility: Oklahoma City's 20th Annual deadCenter Film Festival, June 11–21, 2020. The artist collaged her personal recipe for a chai for personal viewing.

Brooklyn Film Festival
Oklahoma City’s deadCenter Film Festival

Claudio Rasano awarded with Meitar Award

Claudio Rasano receives the Meitar Award for Excellence in Photography from PHOTO IS:RAEL. Congratulations!

Corona Boring Day

Claudio Rasano's view from the balcony during the Corona crisis. A meaningful image that precisely captures the global reality of the lockdown: The balcony as the only open space. The reduction of the perspective on the immediate surroundings.

Lorenz Olivier Schmid: "Ricinus communis"

The miracle tree's seed capsule, a reverse glass preparation from a series of pressed flowers. Lorenz Olivier Schmid's wall picture «Ricinus communis» from 2019 is given an astonishing topicality by the media presence of coronavirus illustrations.

Antshi von Moos: Best Film in New Delhi

Congratulations to Antshi von Moos. Another award for her short film «Brother, move on». This time it was chosen as Best Film in the Fairer & Fearless category at the New Delhi International Film Festival.

Marcel Freymond 10: Thanksgiving

Finished paintings. These are ready to be exhibited.

Presentation at the Hybrid Art Fair in Madrid

König Büro attended the Hybrid Art Fair in Madrid on March 1st. Within the framework of the «Talking Independent» discussion Susanne König presented the activity of König Büro as well its specific services in the art sector as an addition to the traditional gallery. There was a vivid exchange with the international audience about innovative collections and new platforms for the presentation of art.

→ Hybrid Art Fair

Marcel Freymond 09: Alternative Perspective

Sometimes we have to look at a work from a bird’s eye view to gain clarity.

Nicole Biermaier receives award of Sternstunde Kunst

Nicole Biermaier wins the Prize of Sternstunde Kunst at the Solothurn Film Festival. With her project to investigate the increasing influence of women in the art market. Bravo!

Marcel Freymond 08: The Big Formats

Marcel Freymond doesn't only concentrate on the details, but is also secure on big formats.