Galerie Annick Zufferey
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- Annick Zufferey
StatementA Jewel, A Story
Motivated by an urge for independence and a highly-developed aesthetic sense, Annick Zufferey has chosen to set up her contemporary jewellery gallery in Carouge, a neighbourhood to which she has been attached since childhood.
Initially there was the desire to create objects. This need travelled and finally led her to the creation of jewellery, and then on to valorising jewellery creators. In 1995, she inaugurated galerie A, which was specialized in contemporary jewellery. Then, in 2003, she opened her shop Place des Charmettes where she has set her heart on presenting the works which appeal to her, move and inspire her, and passing them on to whoever is ready to discover the stories they tell.
The Gallery is dedicated to artists’ creations, which is an artistic discipline in its own right. This implies a creation whose independent spirit has blossomed outside the manufacturing context - meaningful, poetic and original. It moves along the side-lines, light years away from conformist ‘classical’ or ‘luxury’ jewellery… luxury here is something else.
The jewel cannot be summed up simply as a decorative element, or an accessory with no practical purpose. It represents an area of endless research which, thanks to new-found freedom since the 1960s, enables creators to explore meaning, function and use and to experiment with innumerable techniques and substances. It is a terrain close to contemporary art.
Presenting the work of Swiss and international artists, a permanent collection gives an idea of the incredible creativity and diversity of this avant-garde discipline.
Every year, the Gallery organizes several solo exhibitions for well-known artists as well as for promising new talents.
Artist listBrigitte Adolph, Iris Bodemer, Sophie Bouduban, Esther Brinkmann, Chp...?, Florie Dupont, Annette Ehinger, Sophia Epp, Pia Farrugia, Tanja Friedrichs, Carole Guinard, Sophie Hannagarth, Catherine Hauser, Susanne Klemm, Dominique Labordery, Claudia Millic, Sabine Müller, Christina Pauls, Ulrike Poelk, Mathilde Quinchez, Nora Rochel, Heidi Roethlin, Fabrice Schaefer, Silke Spitzer, Striffler & Krauss, Erik Urbschat, Guillemette Vulin, Nicole Walger
Tuesday - Friday 2 pm / 6:30 pm
Saturday 11am / 5pm
and by appointment.
In December, the gallery will also be open Sunday 7th, 14th and 21st from 11am - 5pm.
Exhibition 05 Nov 2016 - 26 Nov 2016 Rise like a Phoenix by Tamara Grüner.
Exhibition 24 Sep 2016 - 15 Oct 2016 Feathers in the head by Géraldine Rohrer.
Exhibition 25 Jun 2016 - 23 Jul 2016 Jewellery by Isabelle Hertzeisen.
Exhibition 29 Oct 2015 - 28 Nov 2015 New Works by Dominique Labordery.
Exhibition 19 Sep 2015 - 27 Sep 2015 Where does the whiteness go when the snow melts? by Magdalena Gerber.
Exhibition 20 Jun 2015 - 20 Jul 2015 The last offices by Florie Dupont.
Exhibition 28 Feb 2015 - 21 Mar 2015 Jewellery by Iris Bodemer.
Exhibition 01 Nov 2014 - 22 Nov 2014 Boxes by Sabine Müller.
Exhibition 05 Jun 2014 - 28 Jun 2014 Haze of the Sun by Silke Spitzer.
Exhibition 15 Mar 2014 - 29 Mar 2014 A draft Gijs Bakker by CHP...?.
Exhibition 02 Mar 2013 - 23 Mar 2013 Lipstick by Sophie Hanagarth.
Exhibition 28 Sep 2012 - 23 Oct 2012 Fairy Tale by Florie Dupont.
Exhibition 02 Jun 2012 - 23 Jun 2012 Solo Exhibition by Katja Schlegel.
Exhibition 28 Jan 2011 - 28 Jan 2011 Spins and Brindilles by Carole Guinard.
Exhibition 06 Dec 2010 - 27 Mar 2010 Frozen by Suzanne Klemm.
Exhibition 09 Oct 2010 - 23 Oct 2010 Dominique Labordery.
Exhibition 05 Jun 2010 - 10 Jun 2010 Valentine Dubois and Sophia Epp.
Exhibition 28 Feb 2009 - 21 Mar 2009 Beppe Kessler - Ocean of time.
Exhibition 25 Sep 2008 - 08 Oct 2008 Solo Exhibition by Heidi Roethlin.
Exhibition 01 Mar 2008 - 19 Mar 2008 Solo Exhibition by Sophie Bouduban.
Exhibition 22 Sep 2007 - 07 Oct 2007 PCC 2007: Antje Brauer, Diana Dudek, Rian De Jong, Manon Van Kouswijk, Julie Usel and Andrea Wagner.
Exhibition 03 Mar 2007 - 04 Apr 2007 Solo Exhibition by Fabrice Schaefer.
Exhibition 15 Nov 2006 - 15 Nov 2006 Niessing.
Exhibition 11 Feb 2006 - 08 Apr 2006 History by Margrit Linder.
Exhibition 08 Oct 2005 - 25 Oct 2005 PCC 2005: Katja Prins and Rian de Jong.
Exhibition 22 Jun 2005 - 22 Jun 2005 Limited Edition by Guillemeette Vulin.
Exhibition 09 Apr 2005 - 07 May 2005 Solo Exhibition by Ela Bauer.
Exhibition 03 Sep 2004 - 28 Sep 2004 Le Sentier du Recyclage.
Exhibition 04 Jun 2004 - 03 Jul 2004 Jewellery.
Exhibition 03 Feb 2004 - 26 Feb 2004 At Your Fingertips by Monika Brugger.
Exhibition 23 Jan 2004 - 21 Feb 2004 Solo Exhibition by Jacomijn van der Donk.
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