FRÉDÉRIQUE HUTTER art concept is pleased to host a summer exhibition with works from paper by Elisabeth Llach | „Ne t’inquiète pas“ “Don’t Worry” (2006 – 2011), as well as prints from the limited edition François Berthoud | SUPERILLUMAN (2005) in the middle of the old town at Neumarkt 20.
Born 1970 in Neuchâtel, Switzerland, Llach now lives and works in La Russille, Switzerland) and studied at the Ecole cantonale d’art in Lausanne. Her works have already been published in various individual as well Group exhibitions shown at home and abroad. Her work was in the exhibition “Everything will be fine /
Tout ira bien ”, can be seen in the Musée des Beaux-Arts in Lausanne, on which Llach with the Prix du Jury Accrochage 2009 was awarded.
Llach masters the visual vocabulary of cliched feminine attributes and devotes itself exclusively to the representation of the feminine – result are idiosyncratically painted and expressive portraits of women in acrylic paint on paper. She finds her inspiration in Fashion magazines, books, advertising shots and picture finds from art history and broadcasts these images in their works in a new context – they are combined, alienated or even divided. Through a skillfully subtle play with the lighting and a staging of the depicted figures in a stage-like space give Llach’s works a surreal character.
Born 1961 in le Locle, Switzerland, Berthoud now lives and works in Zurich. He is one of the most important fashion illustrators our time. With his works for the fashion magazines “Vanity Fair” and “Vogue” the artist has achieved worldwide fame. His linoleum graphics, drop images and computer graphics are part of Campaigns for fashion and jewelry stores such as “Saint Laurent”, “Bulgari”, “Christian Dior” or “Tiffany”. He uses a wide variety of techniques in his work, old and new, which gives him the opportunity discover new facets of illustration.
Berthoud studied graphic design at the arts and crafts school in Lausanne. At the age of 22 he arrived in Milan, where he worked for the publishing house “Condé Nast” as Art Director. At the same time he received the opportunity to do his illustrations for “Vanity Fair” which proved to be a large stepping stone for his career. After stays of several years Berthoud has been living in Zurich, Milan, New York and Paris for seven years, from where he continues to work for international fashion houses and major magazine titles.
SUPERILLUMAN by François Berthoud (Edition Dino Simonett, 2005) is an edition consisting of one Metal box (48.5 x 63cm) with 97 prints each (signed & numbered) and a removable frame (Lehni) in a limited edition of 50. In addition to the complete edition, there is also a selection of prints at a single price available from CHF 280.-
23.07 - 08.08.2020
23. July– 08. August 2020
Tue – Fri 2– 6pm | Sat 11am– 5pm | and by appointment
Neumarkt 20, 8001 Zürich View on Google Maps
no entrance fee
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