[dip] contemporary art wishes to provide an innovative forum for contemporary art.

Through exhibitions, education and debate [dip] aims at  promoting the appreciation and understanding of art and artists while being a stimulating platform for exploring new developments in international contemporary art, across a range of practices and media.

[dip] stands on simple founding principles:

  • to present a broad range of art to the widest possible audience;
  • to stimulate artistic debate, understanding and creation;
  • to offer opportunities of education to the next generations;

Representing a range of international artists with many different perspectives, [dip] shares a deep commitment to art and a strong belief in the contribution that artists make to the world.

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The diversity of the exhibitions programme sets [dip] as the original home both for well-known names, as for discovering your new favourite artists, providing the public with a perspective on a selection of international artists, while promoting them in Switzerland and Europe. [dip] mission includes setting in motion a dynamic number of initiatives, promoting art and launching an exciting dialogue challenging the existing dynamics and participating to the improvement of human relations, thanks to projects exploring global issues, such as environment, gender, education, multiculturalism. Its interdisciplinary approach, pertaining a critical discourse in various spheres, aims at including collaborations with Universities, institutions and organizations aiming at developing awareness and understanding, building a bridge between art and society, raising public attention on the issues that inspire and challenge our society.
To accompany the exhibitions, an education programme and an ongoing series of artists films, feature films and lectures takes place.

[news & events]

November

December 2019

January
Events for December

1

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

2

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

3

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

4

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

5

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

6

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

7

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

8

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

9

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

10

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

11

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

12

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

13

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

14

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

15

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

16

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

17

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

18

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

19

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

20

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

21

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

22

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

23

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

24

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

25

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

26

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

27

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

28

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

29

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

30

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

Events for December

31

Kawita Vatanajyankur. LOOPING PARADOXES

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

[dip] at Wopart 2019

[dip] will be present at Wopart 2019 which will be held in Lugano exhibition centre. A selection of works on paper, three generations, three continents. Brazil, China, Italy. Different historical, political and artistic periods. Different social and urban contexts. Through their works, these artists depicts expressions of a visual vocabulary that refers to continuous interconnections between art and society

The art fair: September 20th – 22nd, 11.00h – 19.00h

Booth A15

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[dip] summer pop up

From June 22 to August 31, 2019, [dip] goes to Italy.
You can find us in our temporary location with the photography exhibition ALL THINGS LEFT BEHIND, by Carolina Sandretto.

ALL THINGS LEFT BEHIND. Installation view. Pietrasanta

In this exhibition photographer Carolina Sandretto, takes the viewer to Cuba, Svalbard and Antarctica to explore the idea of time and it’s passing and what it signifies for the landscape of things that belong to us. Traces of time.

Jun 21st – Aug 31st
Pietrasanta, Vicolo Lavatoi 10

 

 

 

 

 

 

[ongoing]

KAWITA VATANAJYANKUR

LOOPING PARADOXES

Opening: September 21st 2019, 11.00h – 13.00h
On view: Seprember 22nd, 2019 – January 05th, 2020

To inaugurate its new premises, [dip] contemporary art is delighted to present Thai artist Kawita Vatanajyankur for her first solo show in Switzerland. Protagonist of the contemporary Asian, Australian and American art scene, Kawita investigates the vulnerable female condition, provoking questions surrounding the place of cultural identity, feminism, women’s work, consumerism and lived experiences – classified through a lens of hypercoloured realism and the intensity of physical versus material composition and abandonment. LOOPING PARADOXES features works from three different series, developed since 2015 and ongoing: Performing Textiles, Work and Splash.

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