Art. Culture. People
The Swiss Embassy together with Sommer Contemporary Art is happy to launch
a series of meetings with prominent figures in contemporary Swiss art and culture
In collaboration with SWISS
The relationship between Israel and Switzerland is growing stronger and stronger with time, as both countries have become leaders of innovation and creativity in arts and science. This series is celebrating these booming dynamics by launching a new and unique cultural initiative in Israel.
Starting September 22, the Swiss Embassy in Israel, in collaboration with Sommer Contemporary Art Gallery and Swiss International Air lines will launch a series of unique meetings with Swiss arts and sciences icons.
The meetings, held in Sommer Contemporary Art Gallery in Tel Aviv, will each be dedicated to a different topic.
Entrance and refreshments are included.
Kickoff event: September 22, 2018, at 20.00 pm, with the Director of the Kunsthalle Zurich, Daniel Baumann.
October 25th, Talk with the artist and wine expert:
"My Colorful Life, Unexpected Swiss Design"
November 6th, Talk with the author:
In cooperation with the Goethe Institute Tel Aviv and publisher 'Am Oved'
January 22, Maggie Tapert, Sexologist and Pleasure Activist,
(Dates to be determined)
Prof. Christian Cajochen
Psychiatric University Clinics Basel
Head, Centre for Chronobiology
Suzanna Vock, Founder and Chairwoman, GWAND
Sustainable Fashion Festival
Madleine Schuppli, director Kunsthaus Aargau;
Richard Wherlock, choreographer Ballet Basel
Daniel Dreifuss, watchmaker
Photo: Neta Cones
Photo: Lens Productions
Photo: Shooka Cohen