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Werner Bischof
Swiss, b. 1916 – d. Peru, 1954
To mark the 100th anniversary of Swiss photographer Werner Bischof (1916-1954), Photobastei in Zurich presents from April 8th to 24th the exhibition #Bischof100, curated by Marco Bischof.

The exhibition presents images from his early work in Switzerland (1934-1944), his photographs of Europe (1945-1950), Asia (1951-1952), and North and South America (1953-1954).

May 11, 2016
Kunstfoyer der Versicherungskammer Kulturstiftung, Munich, presents from June 28th to September 11th a retrospective of Swiss photographer Werner Bischof.

On the occasion of the 100th Birthday of Werner Bischof in the year 2016, the Werner Bischof Estate provides for the first time original material from the archive for a very special retrospective. The exhibition features original vintage prints,... More...
May 11, 2016
Stadtgalerie Klagenfurt (Austria) presents from June17th to December 18th the exhibition ‘Werner Bischof Classics’.

This major retrospective of Swiss photographer Werner Bischof is divided into seven sections:
Zurich 1916-1945, Post-war Europe 1945-1950, India 1951-1952, Japan 1951-1952, Korea 1951-1952, Hong Kong and Indochina 1952, North and South America 1953-1954.
It portrays the chief landmarks... More...
Mar 17, 2016
HIllside Forum (Daikannyama, Tokyo) presents the exhibition “Magnum’s First”, from April 26th to May 15th.

Rediscovered in an Innsbruck cellar in 2006, the first Magnum group exhibition, Gesicht der Zeit, was initially presented in five Austrian cities between June 1955 and February 1956. After months of complex restoration work, the original prints and their mounting are now available for presentation.... More...
Mar 17, 2016
To mark the 100th anniversary of Swiss photographer Werner Bischof (1916-1954), Photobastei in Zurich presents from April 8th to 24th the exhibition #Bischof100, curated by Marco Bischof.

The exhibition presents images from his early work in Switzerland (1934-1944), his photographs of Europe (1945-1950), Asia (1951-1952), and North and South America (1953-1954).

More information... More...
Jan 16, 2016
Exhibition Opening on January 26th 2016 at 18h
At the Musee de l'Elysee in Lausanne
Everybody welcome! More...
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