S.O.S. DADA – The World Is A Mess –  Collective Experiments: June 4th – 6th, 2015

 

Salon Suisse is the event program accompanying the participation of Switzerland in the 56th Annual International Art Exhibition, la Biennale di Venezia. It was initiated and organized by the Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia. Salonniers 2015: Stefan Zweifel & Juri Steiner.

June 4th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia "S.O.S. Dada" in Venice. Palazzo Trevisan is ready for the Salon Suisse from June 4th – 6th, which is themed upon "Collective Experiences".

June 4th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia „S.O.S. Dada“ in Venice. Palazzo Trevisan is ready for the Salon Suisse from June 4th – 6th, which is themed upon „Collective Experiences“.

June 4th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia "S.O.S. Dada" in Venice. The World Is A Mess", Opening soirée of the event "Collective Experiments" by and with the members of the online forum TERPENTIN. Stefan Neuner, Pathimini Ukwattage, Markus Klammer, and Niels Olsen (v.l.n.r.) are in search of the future of art and discuss Heimo Zoberning's "Schrauben im Nichts" (Screws into Nothingness), the incarnate and the fragrance composition by Pamela Rosenkrantz, and Herman de Vries' nudism.

June 4th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia „S.O.S. Dada“ in Venice. The World Is A Mess“, Opening soirée of the event „Collective Experiments“ by and with the members of the online forum TERPENTIN. Stefan Neuner, Pathimini Ukwattage, Markus Klammer, and Niels Olsen (v.l.n.r.) are in search of the future of art and discuss Heimo Zoberning’s „Schrauben im Nichts“ (Screws into Nothingness), the incarnate and the fragrance composition by Pamela Rosenkrantz, and Herman de Vries‘ nudism.

June 4th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia "S.O.S. Dada" in Venice: For the Salon Suisse, Giovanni Mancuso from the Venice conservatory interprets pieces by Luciano Berio as well as John Cage, plays personal compositions and a ragtime tune by Paul Hindemith.

June 4th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia „S.O.S. Dada“ in Venice: For the Salon Suisse, Giovanni Mancuso from the Venice conservatory interprets pieces by Luciano Berio as well as John Cage, plays personal compositions and a ragtime tune by Paul Hindemith.

June 5th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia "S.O.S. Dada" in Venice. Waiting for Fredi Murer with and excerpt from "Sadis-Fiction" (1969).

June 5th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia „S.O.S. Dada“ in Venice. Waiting for Fredi Murer with and excerpt from „Sadis-Fiction“ (1969).

June 5th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia "S.O.S. Dada" in Venice: Salonnier Stefan Zweifel is there in person on the second evening for the Situationist shoot-out by Guy Debord.

June 5th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia „S.O.S. Dada“ in Venice: Salonnier Stefan Zweifel is there in person on the second evening for the Situationist shoot-out by Guy Debord.

June 5th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia "S.O.S. Dada" in Venice. Waiting for Fredi Murer with and excerpt from "Sadis-Fiction" (1969).

June 5th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia „S.O.S. Dada“ in Venice. Waiting for Fredi Murer with and excerpt from „Sadis-Fiction“ (1969).

June 5th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia "S.O.S. Dada" in Venice. The Salon has been turned into a cinema: Fredi Murer checking photos before the guests arrive on the second evening.

June 5th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia „S.O.S. Dada“ in Venice. The Salon has been turned into a cinema: Fredi Murer checking photos before the guests arrive on the second evening.

June 5th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia "S.O.S. Dada" in Venice. Group photo with the grande dame from the movie "In girum imus nocte et consumimur igni" (1978) by Guy Debord.

June 5th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia „S.O.S. Dada“ in Venice. Group photo with the grande dame from the movie „In girum imus nocte et consumimur igni“ (1978) by Guy Debord.

June 5th, 2015. Salon Suisse at Pro Helvetia's "S.O.S. Dada" in Venice. Venecian salonnier Matteo Bertelé with Guido Magnaguagno und Stefan Zweifel following the panel discussion: Does anyone know where Gianfranco Sanguinetti is? Where is Brodski's book?

June 5th, 2015. Salon Suisse at Pro Helvetia’s „S.O.S. Dada“ in Venice. Venecian salonnier Matteo Bertelé with Guido Magnaguagno und Stefan Zweifel following the panel discussion: Does anyone know where Gianfranco Sanguinetti is? Where is Brodski’s book?

June 5th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia "S.O.S. Dada" in Venice. The Serenissima reflected in the grand piano of Guy Debord's inner passion.

June 5th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia „S.O.S. Dada“ in Venice. The Serenissima reflected in the grand piano of Guy Debord’s inner passion.

June 5th, 2015. Salon Suisse at Pro Helvetia's "S.O.S. Dada" in Venice. Venecian salonnier Matteo Bertelé with Guido Magnaguagno und Stefan Zweifel following the panel discussion: Does anyone know where Gianfranco Sanguinetti is? Where is Brodski's book?

June 5th, 2015. Salon Suisse at Pro Helvetia’s „S.O.S. Dada“ in Venice. Venecian salonnier Matteo Bertelé with Guido Magnaguagno und Stefan Zweifel following the panel discussion: Does anyone know where Gianfranco Sanguinetti is? Where is Brodski’s book?

June 5th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia "S.O.S. Dada" in Venice. Guido Magnaguagno and Fredi Murer are watching "Chicorée" (1966) by Fredi Murer and Urban Gwerder. The flashback is written all over their faces.

June 5th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia „S.O.S. Dada“ in Venice. Guido Magnaguagno and Fredi Murer are watching „Chicorée“ (1966) by Fredi Murer and Urban Gwerder. The flashback is written all over their faces.

June 5th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia "S.O.S. Dada" in Venice. A guest couple photographed before the film "Chicorée" (1966) by Fredi Murer and Urban Gwerder begins.

June 5th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia „S.O.S. Dada“ in Venice. A guest couple photographed before the film „Chicorée“ (1966) by Fredi Murer and Urban Gwerder begins.

June 6th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia "S.O.S. Dada" in Venice. Third evening: just setting off on a tour of Venice. 

June 6th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia „S.O.S. Dada“ in Venice. Third evening: just setting off on a tour of Venice.

June 6th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia "S.O.S. Dada" in Venice. Where are we? Who am I?

June 6th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia „S.O.S. Dada“ in Venice. Where are we? Who am I?

June 6th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia "S.O.S. Dada" in Venice. "The Rape of Venice" after closing hours at Museo Mocenigo.

June 6th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia „S.O.S. Dada“ in Venice. „The Rape of Venice“ after closing hours at Museo Mocenigo.

June 6th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia "S.O.S. Dada" in Venice. Styrofoam or marble? Pleasure or pain? 

June 6th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia „S.O.S. Dada“ in Venice. Styrofoam or marble? Pleasure or pain?

June 6th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia "S.O.S. Dada" in Venice. A streetcar named Dérive and its tail end: "La Poppa".

June 6th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia „S.O.S. Dada“ in Venice. A streetcar named Dérive and its tail end: „La Poppa“.

June 6th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia "S.O.S. Dada" in Venice. Dérive meets the youth at "Punto Croce" (cross-stitch).

June 6th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia „S.O.S. Dada“ in Venice. Dérive meets the youth at „Punto Croce“ (cross-stitch).

June 6th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia "S.O.S. Dada" in Venice. Dérive dérivandi.

June 6th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia „S.O.S. Dada“ in Venice. Dérive dérivandi.

June 6th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia "S.O.S. Dada" in Venice. Vertical goes horizontal, time and space melt, ping finds its pong at the club Ai biliardi – 2 o'clock in the morning.

June 6th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia „S.O.S. Dada“ in Venice. Vertical goes horizontal, time and space melt, ping finds its pong at the club Ai biliardi – 2 o’clock in the morning.

June 6th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia "S.O.S. Dada" in Venice. In girum imus nocte spirals on and on...

June 6th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia „S.O.S. Dada“ in Venice. In girum imus nocte spirals on and on…

June 6th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia "S.O.S. Dada" in Venice. Charon on the deserted Canal Grande.

June 6th, 2015. Salon Suisse at the Pro Helvetia „S.O.S. Dada“ in Venice. Charon on the deserted Canal Grande.

 

 

6. Juni 2015. Salon Suisse der Pro Helvetia „S.O.S. Dada” in Venedig. Schaum oder Stein? Glück oder Schmerz?