Swiss artists, art museums, art galleries

Art in Switzerland: Swiss artists, art museums and galleries; a guide to websites


Art Basel

Art galleries *

Art galleries in Switzerland.

Art galleries in Switzerland, a web directory from

Artists *

Swiss artists. 
Works on display in art museums.  Artcyclopedia

Swiss artists, a list from Wikipedia.

A gallery of Swiss artists.

Sculptors from Switzerland, a list from Wikipedia.

Association des Musées Suisses

Basel *

Art Basel


LISTE young art fair.

Museen Basel

Kunst Museum Basel

Museum Jean Tinguely

The Next Generation Art Fair, a platform for presenting the vision ofcontemporary art galleries of global repute whose artists represent new and relevant positions for curators and collectors alike.

Bern/Berne *

Kunsthalle Bern

Zentrum Paul Klee

Contemporary Swiss artists. 


Daros Collections of contemporary and Latin-American art, Zurich.

Davos *

Kirchner Museum Davos

Festivals *

The visual arts festival Images is an open-air photography festival in Vevey. The festival is also an opportunity to introduce the winning projects of the two competitions it organises: the Vevey International Photo Award and the European First Film Award.

Festivals in Switzerland, a directory.

Locarno International Film Festival

The Menuhin Festival, Gstaad.

Verbier Festival

Zurich Film Festival

Galerie Tschudi, Glarus, Zurich. 

Geneva/Genève *

Galleries and museums in Geneva.

Galleries and art institions in Geneva.

Centre d´Art Contemporain Geneve

Musées d’art et d’histoire 

Palais de l’Athéné (Société des Arts).

Musée d’art moderne et contemporain (MAMCO).

Lausanne *

Art galleries and art institutions in Lausanne.

MUDAC – Musée de design es d`arts appliques contemporains

Collection de l’Art Brut

Fondation de l’Hermitage

Lucerne/Luzern *

Art galleries and art institutions in Lucerne.

Museum of Art Lucerne

Sammlung Rosengart Lucerne

Lugano *

Museo Cantonale d’Arte


Montreux *

Foire d’art contemporain. Montreux Art Gallery

Museums *

Swiss art museums, galleries, exhibitions.

Museums in Switzerland
A list from Wikipedia.

Lucerne Art Museum


News from Switzerland.


Rainer Maria Rile Foundation
La Fondation Rilke a pour but de mieux faire connaître Rainer Maria Rilke et son oeuvre, à travers son musée, des expositions, des conférences, des publications et un festival.

Swiss art news, listings of contemporary art exhibitions.

Swiss Institute, New York.

Zurich *

Foundation E.G. Bührle Collection

Hauser & Wirth gallery of contemporary art.

KUNST International Contemporary Art Fair

E.G. Buhrle Foundation Collection

Kunsthaus Zurich

Daros Exhibitions

Kunsthalle Zurich

Migros Museum

Museum Rietberg

Zurich Museum of Design

Museum für Gestaltung
Museum of Design

Swiss National Museum

Zurich Opera House

Zurich Museums Association

Well-known Swiss Artists *

Fuseli, John Henry (Johann Heinrich Füssli)

Fuseli, John Henry. Henry Fuseli
Henry Fuseli. WebMuseum
John Henry Fuseli Online
Henry Fuseli
Wikipedia entry.

Giacometti, Alberto

Alberto Giacometti. MOMA
Alberto Giacometti
Text from Edward Lucie-Smith, and links to images on the web.
Alberto Giacometti Website
Alberto Giacometti. The Tate Gallery
Works by the sculptor including historical notes.
Alberto et Annette Giacometti’s website
The Giacometti Foundation
Giacometti Bronze Sets Auction Record at Sotheby’s
Giacometti, Kunsthaus Zürich

Kauffmann, Angelica

Angelica Kauffmann
Angelica Kauffmann Online
Angelica Kauffman
Olga’s Gallery
Angelica Kauffman
Olga’s Gallery
Angelica Kauffman
State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia.

Klee, Paul

Paul Klee
Paul Klee
Pauk Klee
Paul Klee Online

Rist, Pipilotti

Pipilotti Rist’s website.

Pipilotti Rist. Hauser & Wirth

Pipilotti Rist. UBUWEB

Pipilotti Rist. Wikipedia entry.

Tinguely, Jean

Tinguely-Museum in Basel

hJean Tinguely works of art in art museums. Artcyclopedia

Jean Tinguely. Wikipedia entry.

Pablo Togni and Christian Rebecchi, Switzerland. The Nevercrew group work on murals, graphics and other forms such as sculpture, illustrations, designer toys, photography and video. In their most recent works can be found the graphic elements of collage, the lettering and imagery that often exploits the atmosphere and the structure of the metropolis as well as a vintage and surreal taste.


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