Denise Bertschi

Denise Bertschi is an artist based in Switzerland.

RESIDENCIES & PRICES

PRO HELVETIA, South Africa, Johannesburg, Studio Residency (2017)

NAB FÖRDERPREIS, Aargauer Kunsthaus, Auswahl 16 (2016)

NAIRS Contemporary Art Center, Scuol/Engadin, Switzerland (2016)

ACADEMIA

2018
PhD candidate EPFL/EDAR Lausanne in collaboration with HEAD – Genève

2015– 2018
Assistant at Master for contemporary artistic practices, HEAD - Genève, WorkMaster

EXHIBITIONS

2018

MOBILE WELTEN
MKG Hamburg – Museum für unsere transkulturelle Gegenwart
group show
13.4. – 14.10.2018
curated by Roger M. Buergel

ALTE FABRIK, GEBERT STIFTUNG FÜR KULTUR, Rapperswil
24.3. – 6.5.2018
TARNEN, TÄUSCHEN, IMMITIEREN
group show
curated by Josiane Imhasly

LOKAL-INT, Biel/Bienne
28.1.2018
solo show
curated by Chri Frautschi

VERDRÄNGUNG
15.9. – 28.10.2018
Denise Bertschi (CH) and Inas Halabi (Palestine)
ALTE FABRIK, GEBERT STIFTUNG FÜR KULTUR
curated by Josiane Imhasly

2017

JOHANN JACOBS MUSEUM, Zürich
29.08.2017 – 28.01.2018
KAFFEE AUS HELVÉCIA
curated by Marcelo Rezende and Roger M. Buergel

Artist talk in the exhibition:
05.11.2017, 15h
Johann Jacobs Museum, Zürich

ONE GEE IN A FOG, Geneva
04.11.2017
group show, curated by
Camilla Paolina, Bénédicte Le Pimpec, Lucas Cantori

2016

AUSWAHL 16, Aargauer Kunsthaus
2.12.2016

NO TITLES Nr.3
Soulce / Jura, group show, curated by Sophie Yerly

KUNSTVEREIN ZÜRICH
7.7.2016
‚How to waste time‘, parallel program Manifesta 11, Bürkliplatz, Zürich
curated by Nele Dechmann and Nicola Ruffo

NO TITLES Nr.2
13.–19.6.2016
Grenzacherstrasse 84, Basel, group show, curated by Sophie Yerly

FREEDOM
7.5.2016
public space performance within a workshop with Eckhaus Latta, Los Angeles
in collaboration with Arttu Palmio

NO-WHERE? NOW-HERE!
17.3.–17.4.2016
The Molecular Books of Life – Colleges of Unreason, Corner College, Zürich, group show (With Denise Bertschi, Delphine Chapuis Schmitz, Jonas Etter, Henrik Hentschel, San Keller, Petra Elena Köhle & Nicolas Vermot Petit-Outhenin, Julie Sas, Triin Tamm, Riikka Tauriainen, Alexander Tuchaček, Anne Käthi Wehrli, Martina-Sofie Wildberger, Sophie Yerly)

NO TITLES Nr.1
6.2. - 2.3.2016
Schwarzwaldallee, Basel, group show, curated by Sophie Yerly, (with Sarah Burger, Denise Bertschi, Arnaud Wohlhauser, Dauphine Klein, Camille Besson & Vianney Fivel)

2015

COLD.WAR.HOT.STARS
Corner College, Zürich, group show, curated by Dimitrina Sevova

VITRINE 5
Die Diele, Zürich, group show

PROTECTION ROOM
group show, RosaBrux, Bruxelles (BL) (with Denise Bertschi, Doris Boerman, Gitte Hendrikx, Sophie Reble, Martina-Sofie Wildberger)

KENDALL NOTATION
Die Diele, Zürich, with Etienne Chosson

POETICS OF RELATION
WITTS Johannesburg (SA), curated by Uriel Orlow and Bettina Malcomess

TERRITORIES OF ASSEMBLY
LiveInYourHead, Genève, curated by Yann Chateigné

2014

TERRITORIES OF ASSEMBLY
Artsonje Art Center, Seoul (South Korea), curated by Markus Miessen

LA SPACIALISATION DE L’IMAGE
Villa du Parc, Centre d’art contemporain, Annemasse (FR)

MANDATORY PASSIVITY
LiveInYourHead, Genève, curated by Lars Bang Larsen

MAY YOU BE THE ROAD
solo show, Espace TILT, Lausanne (CH)

Education

MA, Contemporary Artistic Practises
Work.Master, HEAD Genève, 2013–2015

BA, Zurich University of the Arts
Zurich University of the Arts/CH, 2009–2012

ARTeZ Arnhem Institute of the Arts/NL, 2011

Publications

2016 – POETICS OF RELATION, Slippery Sessions, Ed. Uriel Orlow & Bettina Malcomess
2015 – STATE FICTION, Helvetia Mediatrix
2014 – THE TREES FOR THE WOOD, THE WOOD FOR THE TREES
2013 – NOMAD THOUGHT

Contact

hello@denisebertschi.ch

Work list

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011