56th International Art Exhibition - la Biennale di Venezia
09 May - 22 Nov 2015
Juri Steiner and Stefan Zweifel
- Salon Suisse: S.O.S. Dada – The World Is A Mess
2015 | Venice Ar
Stefan Zweifel was born in Zurich, Switzerland in 1967. He studied Philosophy, comparative literary studies and Egyptology at Zurich University. Since 1986 he has been working as a freelance critic. In 2009 he received the Berlin Price of literary critics. He translated works by Raymond Roussel, Blaise Cendrars, J.J. Rousseau and jointly with Michael Pfister "Justine&Juliette" in 10 volumes by the Marquis de Sade. He was a freelance co-curator at the Kunsthaus Zürich with Tobia Bezzola and Michael Pfister of “SADE/SURREAL" (2001/2002) and guest-curated "Les années Labyrinthe: Giacometti - Balthus - Skira" at the Musée Rath, Geneva (2009).
Guest-curators at the Tinguely Museum in Basel and the Centraal Museum in Utrecht (NL): “Die Situationistische Internationale – In girum imus nocte et consumimur igni” (2006/2007), „Balades avec le Minotaure“ for the Centre Dürrenmatt Neuchâtel (2013), „Foray into Happiness“ (2014) and „Dada universal“ for the Swiss National Museum (2016).
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Photo: Juri Steiner and Stefan Zweifel, © Danilo Rüttimann