Teximus

Teximus 3 rescheduled 15.-18. october 2020

 meanwhile stay at home and stay healthy!

teximus 3 cancelled

Dear Artists, dear friends of TAFch and Teximus,

Following the last ordinance from FOPH about corona virus from March 13th, 2020, we could be able to run the exhibition. As we will probably would not have more than 100 persons present in the Altstadthalle at the same time.

After we carefully examined the situation and some practical considerations we decided not having the exhibition running at the end of March.

The hygiene rules that should be warranted, the mostly elderly visitors and the fact that many people would not have visited the exhibition anyway took us to this hard decision.

We will do anything that the work of the artists, the work of the Jury and as well the work of TAFch has not been done for nothing and twill try to install the exhibition in a later moment.

Actually, we are clarifying the possibilities, we will keep you informed through mails, our homepage, Blog posts and Social Media. You are welcome to share this information’s with your own private contacts.

We trust that you may accept this decision taken with a heavy heart. We all need to give our best to limit the propagation of Coronavirus.

As soon as we have new information’s about a new date for Teximus 3 we will keep you up to date.

Important Information

Dear Artists and dear visitors of Teximus 3,

As we cannot ignore the Corona Virus, we have been in contact with the authorities and have collected the Information’s about the regulations to be able to have Teximus 3 running.

Actually, we have the permission from the authorities of canton Zug to open the exhibition to the public with some conditions:

  • we have to inform the participants at the exhibition aboutthe preventive hygiene measures
  • we have to register detailed addresses of all people visiting the exhibition. You may simplifythe collection of the addresses handing out a business card, or a prepared paper with your complete name, address, phone number and email address.

Every person visiting the exhibition will be asked to register.

People with cough, fever or other symptoms of acute respiratory disease  are asked to not visit us and will be asked  to leave the Altstadthalle immediately.

We will expose the official poster from FOPH about prevention measures and offer a hand disinfection.

We trust in responsible minded  persons that are able to follow a few hygiene rules, that allows us to run the Teximus exhibition that has been planned a long time.

In the case the conditions for the permission changes, we’ll inform you on time.

We’ll send this information to all our email addresses, public them on our website, on our blog and in the social medias.

You may share this information with your private contacts

Invitation

From March 26 to 29, 2020 « Teximus » exhibition will take place in the Altstadthalle in Zug for the third time. TAFch exhibits 45 juried works from 31 artist.

We invite you cordially to visit the exhibition, entry is free.

Al necessary information’s are available here.

Nominated artist for Texius 3

The jurors verified and voted all the 93 registered works for Teximus 3.

45 works from totally 31 artists has been selected for the exhibition.

Certainly, many artists are disappointed about not having any work nominated for Teximus 3. We invite you to try it again and, in any case, to visit the exhibition. During the vernissage and the opening days of Teximus 3 exhibition there are lots of possibilities to meet and exchange with other artists, and this is at the end the target of TAfch.

We asked an experienced artist to design the exhibition. Heidi Arnold is already at work and we are looking forward to an exciting collaboration with her.

It is a pleasure to communicate that following Artist has been nominated for Teximus 3. We congratulate us with them and are looking forward to an attractive and interesting exhibition.

Leena Amin

Verena Vogelsanger

Maja Andrey

Annette Wells Talsi

Sabine Bärtsch-Schnyder

Anna Affolter

Eveline Cantieni

Katja Bächtold

Pia Castiglioni

Patricia Brunner

Martine Edard

Karin Christen

Dominique Eliane Girod

Ursula Anna Engler

Heidi König

Gabriela Giger

Monika Künti

Ruth Ingold - Wöhrle

Marianne Keel

Catherine Labhart

Daniela Melberg

Sabine Mangold

Myrta Moser-Zulauf

Noriko Steiner-Obata

Eva Muff-Steiner

Cilia Unholz

Sabina Schwaar

Nancy van Dijk

Beatrice Streuli

Marianne Vogler

Grietje van der Veen

 

Teximus 3 Jury

We are happy to present te Jury for Teximus 3

  • Selina Baumann, Master of Fine Arts, speciality sculpture.

Selinabaumann.com

  • Giselle Eberhard Cotton, director foundation Toms Pauli in Lausanne 

http://www.toms-pauli.ch

  • Andreas Hofer, artist and professor  Zürcher Hochschule der Künste (ZHdK) and Architecture course Zürcher Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften (ZHAW).

http://www.andreashofer.ch/

  • Christine Läubli, textile designer (federal certificate), installations and objects,

http://www.christine-laeubli.ch

  • Sigrid Wick, intermediary for art and design in adult formation, speciality textil.

https://www.zhdk.ch/person/7765

 

Teximus 2

CatherineLabhart Kalenderblatt 4  Gabriela Giger Fragmente der Judend  Gerda Ritzmann Bestickt Detail  Maja Andrey Blickfaenger Ahorn Detail


The response to our publicity for « Teximus 2 » was just as high as for « Teximus 1 ».  

We were astounded to see so many new artists’ names with so many compelling works.  It was not easy for the independent judges to make their decisions. In the end, 42 works from 31 artists were exhibited in Zug, with an impressive range of expression.

All the works of the artists, as well as some of individual judges and of the organizers collected in the catalogue «Teximus 2». 

 

Download invitation card (in German)

 teximus2 plakatPlakat Teximus 2

Press Report: For the second time, the Altstadthalle in Zug was the setting for the juried exhibition TEXIMUS. The exhibition was organized by the TAFch group who have set themselves the goal of bringing textiles and fiber in art to a wider audience, and to establish and promote networks for focused cooperation. The exhibition has enabled the organizers to make great strides towards their goal. 

There were 42 works by 31 artists to  see and explore. The show lasted 3½ days and attracted over a thousand visitors who came to admire the artwork and to get to know the artists.

It was not only this number that was impressive but also the fact that so many men, as well as young visitors and also people from Zoug found their way to the exhibition.

Beatrice Lanter received the public’s choice award in the amount of CHF 500 for her work „hinten III - bunt“ („Reverse III – Colourful“),

Gewinner Publikumspreis Lanter hinten III bunt   Gewinner Publikumspreis Lanter hinten III bunt Détail

closely followed by Beatrice Streuli with her work „Samen - durchbrochen“ („Seed – Perforated“)

2.Platz Publikumspreis Streuli samen    2.Platz Publikumspreis Streuli samen Détail

and Beatrice Bernasconi with her work „Forgotten Stories“.

2.Platz Publikumspreis bernasconi forgotten    2.Platz Publikumspreis bernasconi forgotten Detail

The judges’ prize in the amount of CHF 500 was awarded to the artist Barbara Thüler Hollenstein for her work „unverbindlich verbunden“ („Unbindingly bound“).

Jurypreis Thüler Hollenstein unverbindlich berbunden    Jurypreis Thüler Hollenstein unverbindlich berbunden Detail

She interprets in an innovative way the connections of an imaginary surface and succeeds in transforming everyday material into a new context. 

Barbara’s work can be remodeled according to the venue in which she is exhibiting. Thus, it is a highly contemporary piece of art offering an analogy for today’s unsettled and often fast way of life; perhaps even with a clever hint of the disconnect between the single individual and the wide-ranging span of society.

In this exhibition were works whose form and content prompted larger and more intensive debate than in the first TEXIMUS three years ago.

Themes were reminiscences, personal journeys, defiance and the precious qualities of life. Borders between classical paintings and textile art were skillfully crossed. Pure textiles were expressively applied. The visitors themselves commented favorably on the sensitive and appropriate way in which the art was displayed.

The organizers are happy with this show in every aspect. Especially worth mentioning is the fact that a fifth of the works were sold! That is not usually the case with such exhibitions.

The team is now accelerating towards TEXIMUS 3 in three years’ time.

There is more in our Blog (in German).

Did you miss the exhibition? You can order the Catalog from us (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) and enjoy the works of art in this way. 

Price: 18CHF plus shiping / economy package : Catalog TEXIMUS1 and TEXIMUS2 for 25CHF

TEXIMUS 1

Exhibition, March 27th - 30th, 2014 in the Altstadthalle in Zug. The works will be judged. The exhibition catalogue can be ordered via our blog.
Blog in German

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