Art Brut Ascona - Into the matter

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The Museo Comunale d’Arte Moderna of Ascona and the Monte Verità Foundation propose three days of meetings, screenings, and workshop dedicated to the Art Brut, as part of the exhibition Art Brut Swiss Made, curated by Mara Folini, in collaboration with the Collection de l'Art Brut of Lausanne.

The program:

Thursday 13th September, Monte Verità 

at 18.00h: La Collection de l’Art Brut e Jean Dubuffet, with Sarah Lombardi, Director of the Collection de l’Art Brut of Lausanne 
at 20.30h: Screening of the film by Armand Schulthess J'ai le téléphone (1974) introduced by the film director Hans-Ulrich Schlumpf

Friday 14th September, Monte Verità 

at 18.00h: Esotismi svizzeri: quella speciale attitudine alla fantasticazione nell'opera di Antonio Ligabue e Adolf Woelfli, with Bianca Tosatti, art historian. During the meeting you will see Il vero naif by Raffaele Andreassi (1962)

Saturday 15th September, Museo Comunale Ascona 

at 11.00h: Opening of the exhibition of Alice Marinoni 
at 14.30h: Workshop for children 
at 16.00h: Workshop for adults 

The workshop are prepared by Federica Dubbini, artist and art therapist; a reservation is needed by calling tel.. 091 759 81 40, or by writing to [email protected].

They are accessible with the entrance ticket to the Museum.

Meetings and screenings are free of charge.

More info: (in Italian only).



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