ANTON CEPKA - KINETIC JEWELRY
March 14, 2015 – June 7, 2015
The jewellery and object artist Anton Cepka is one of the most important jewelry makers of the 20th century. Born in 1936 in Sulekovo, Czechoslovakia – now Slovakia – Cepka was a leading exponent of the modern jewelry after World War II. Today he is respected as the doyen of both Slovakian and Czech jewelry artists.
FAMILY MATTERS: COHEN, LAMBL. DESIGNERS’ CHOICE
February 21, 2015 - May 17, 2015
Specialising in highly sophisticated woodworking, the Italian family-owned company Mattiazzi is in the process of redefining itself. The extended ‘family’ of internationally renowneddesigners such as Konstantin Grcic, Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec, Jasper Morrison, Sam Hecht, and Nitzan Cohen have all contributed their designs and specific manufacturing knowledge to the company.design.
DANNER ROTUNDA. NEW. CURATED BY OTTO KÜNZLI
from March 15, 2014
The Danner Rotunda illustrates the stylistic appoaches of more than one-hundred jewelry artists from the world over. For the first time one of the most varied contemporary forms of artistic expression has found a permanent home in a museum of this kind, in the interdisciplinary context of art, architecture, graphic art, and design.
THE DOWRY OF THE PRINCESS OF TREBIZOND
Display | September 25, 2014 - April 12, 2015
Seven large stelae stand for the seven most beautiful cities in the small empire of Trebizond on the Black Sea: mythical, majestic beings from a distant time.