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OLFACTORY EXHIBITION #4: HOW DOES EVIL SMELL?
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OLFACTORY EXHIBITION #4: HOW DOES EVIL SMELL?

10. December 2016 – 22. January 2017 Kunstmuseum Thun / Projektraum Enter During the entire year, the question ‘How does art smell?’ was approached differently in the project room enter and presented in the experimental exhibition series Olfactory Exhibition. With works from the collection of the Kunstmuseum Thun, the series devoted itself to fragrance in … Continue reading

Scent Culture Club: Best Strange Fragrances
Scent Culture Club

Scent Culture Club: Best Strange Fragrances

Dear Scent Culture Enthusiasts, We hope you had a lovely break and are enjoying the summer! We’re happy to resume our meetups with a series exploring the Top Ten lists from Turin & Sanchez’s Perfumes: The Guide. We’ll start with the last of these (since it happens to be my favorite): Best Strange Fragrances. What makes a scent “strange” and … Continue reading

17.2m3 Bümpliz
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17.2m3 Bümpliz

Marta Kwiatkowski is currently cuarting the art project 17,2m3 Bümpliz, which uses 3 identical transparent cubes to cultivate and concentrate a kind of collective cultural memory trough the interpretation of smell. The project will take place during the big city festival of Bern in August. The artists are Lea-Nina Fischer, Esther Tellenbach, Tamara Hauser, Selina Hofer, Salima Hänni, … Continue reading

Olfactory Exhibition #3: Collecting Fragrances
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Olfactory Exhibition #3: Collecting Fragrances

27. August – 20. November 2016 Kunstmuseum Thun / Projektraum Enter Opening: 26. August 2016, 18:30 – 21 Uhr In the series Olfactory exhibition, which deals with an experimental arrangement of scents and art, the third exhibition entitled Collecting fragrances focuses on personal olfactory worlds. In a collaboration between Kunstmuseum Thun and Pro Infirmis Bern, the … Continue reading

BEHIND THE SCENES: Schnupperschau 2
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BEHIND THE SCENES: Schnupperschau 2

26. June 2016 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm Kunstmuseum Thun, Projektraum Enter Hofstettenstr. 14, Thun Have you ever wanted to know how a scent-art-exhibition comes about? On Sunday, June 26, go behind the scenes of “Olfactory Exhibition #2: In The Open Air“/«Schnupperschau 2 – Unter freiem Himmel» with a conversation with its curators, Anja Seiler and Ashraf Osman. In English … Continue reading

Scent Culture Club 4: "Diary of Smells – Shards" & Samples Exchange
Scent Culture Club

Scent Culture Club 4: "Diary of Smells – Shards" & Samples Exchange

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 @ 6:00 PM Zentrum Karl der Grosse (Kirchgasse 14, Zürich) @ Terrassenzimmer For the last Scent Culture Club meet-up before the summer break, we will explore a work, “Diary of Smells – Shards“, by Brazilian artist, Josely Carvalho. “Diary of Smells [is] an on-going, multi-sensorial project by Josely Carvalho in which she directly uses natural … Continue reading

Schnupperschau (Olfactory Exhibition) #2 Update
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Schnupperschau (Olfactory Exhibition) #2 Update

We’re happy to bring you some images of the Schnupperschau (Olfactory Exhibition) #2: Unter freiem Himmel (In The Open Air) at Kunstmuseum Thun, Projektraum Enter (14. May – 7. August 2016): ..as well as the exhibition’s text: The exhibition is also featured in the current issue of Surprise magazine; and its co-curator, Ashraf Osman, was featured in … Continue reading