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Galerie Roemerapotheke

Galerie Römerapotheke

A platform and institution rooted in time, contemporary art with a radical edge: such could be the definition of Galerie Römerapotheke. But as precise as it may be in one sense this gallery definition raises many questions. The gallery celebrates the contemporary and yet yields at and promotes lasting quality. Galerie Roemerapotheke celebrates the avantgarde but does not deny its contemporary presentation. Yet ambiguity is part of todays art world and we are not trying to hide that problem, neither are we censuring any means of expression. Instead, by not borrowing too heavily from elements of its ambient reality, which itself borrows elements from art in order to convert them into simple decoration, and instead of risking art to be sucked into a whirlwind race at the end of which it would be everywhere/nowhere, we represent artists with a radical edge. That is: we believe in message, we promote senses, opinions, philosophies, comments and statements. Founded in 2003, the Zurich based gallery is located in the center of the red light district, in a building that used to be a pharmacy (thus –a... [ Read all ]

Zurich

Switzerland
Address:
Langstrasse 136
8004
Phone: +41 43 3171780
Fax: +41 43 3171790
Website: www.roemerapotheke.ch


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Artists Represented

Bruno Augsburger
René Burri
Reto Camenisch
Simon English
Marcel Gaehler
Jana Gunstheimer
Iris Kettner
Vera Ida MĂĽller
John Puhiatau Pule
Caro Suerkemper
Joern Vanhoefen
Felice Varini
Judit Villiger
Christian Weihrauch
Thomas Weisskopf


Current Exhibitions

VOLKER MĂ„RZ
Jan 11 - April 5, 2008


Forthcoming Exhibitions

IRIS KETTNER

Opening 16. 5.
Show 17. 5. - 5. 7.


Previous Exhibitions

VERA IDA MUELLER
Nov 9 - Dec 29, 2007

SIMON ENGLISH / CHRISTIAN WEIHRAUCH
Aug 22 - Oct 20, 2007

JANA GUNSTHEIMER / EVA GRĂśN
Jan 12 - March 17, 2007

CARO SUERKEMPER
Nov 11, 2006 - Jan 7, 2007



Art Fairs

Berlin Preview
Kunst Zurich
DC Duesseldorf
SCOPE Miami, New York, London, Basel


Submission Policy

no CD, no DVD, no mails accepted.
printed only


Press Links

Monopol
FAZ
NZZ
Tages Anzeiger Zurich
Financial Times
Harpers Magazine
New York Times online


News

FILIALE Berlin

RETO CAMENISCH
Feb 1st - March 21, 2008

www.filiale-berlin.de


Location And Getting There

walking distance from Zurich main train station (5 min), bus stop in front of building (busses 31 and 32)


Contact-Directors/Staff

Philippe Rey
Director

Novak Michèle
Novotny Jana


Opening Times

Wed - Fr 2-6.30 pm
Sat 10 - 16 pm

any time on request