New Swiss Performance Now: Grand Final

Ariane Koch & Sarina Scheidegger, Everybody Is Leaving, We Are Showing Up, 2018. Photo: Gaspard Weissheimer

Yves Scherer, Nail Care, 2012, (performance), Times Bar, Berlin, 2012. Courtesy the artist. Photo: Yves Scherer

Mai-Thu Perret, Figures, 2014, (performance), Biennale de l’Image en Mouvement, Centre d’Art Contemporain Genève, 2014. Photo: Annik Wetter

Johannes Willi, I Like The Universe And The Anthropocene Likes Me, 2017, Paramo. Photo: Flavia Mielnik

Steven Schoch, TALKING AROUND A (SUBJECT) WITH ACCENT (DEATH), (performance), 2016. Photo: Christoph Bühler

For the grand finale of the exhibition New Swiss Performance Now Florence Jung, Sophie Jung, Ariane Koch & Sarina Scheidegger, Mai-Thu Perret, Yves Scherer, Steven Schoch, Ramaya Tegegne, and Johannes Willi present their performances and carry us into the night of «Morgestraich», the beginning of the Basler Fasnacht, Basel’s very own collective performance.

performance times:

11 am – 5 pm, 7 pm – 12 am
Florence Jung, Jung59, 2018

11 am – 5 pm
Ariane Koch & Sarina Scheidegger, EVERYBODY IS LEAVING, WE ARE SHOWING UP!, 2018

7 pm – 2 am
Yves Scherer, Nail Care, 2018

7 – 8:30 pm
Johannes Willi, Yypfyffe, 2018

9:15 – 9:45 pm
Mai-Thu Perret, Figures, 2014

10 – 10:35 pm
Ramaya Tegegne, Version #18: Adrian Piper, 2018

11 pm – 12 am
Sophie Jung, Paramount VS Tantamount, 2018

0:30 – 2 am
Steven Schoch, TALKING AROUND (SUBJECT) WITH ACCENT #3, 2018

Daily and over the whole duration of the exhibition Marta Margnetti presents her new work Dispositivo di protezione (protective device), 2018, and every Thursday to Sunday Jérôme Leuba presents battlefield #132. An overview of all performance times of the exhibition can be found here.