LUMAS Zurich – Night Lights Exhibition

Photo: ©Sandra Rauch, www.lumas.ch

If you enjoy photography this is one not to miss! From 19th October to the 4th November, LUMAS Zürich is hosting an exhibition featuring photography that highlights the mysterious interplay of darkness and light in the most dazzling cities of the world. The normal daytime city streets and architecture become exciting and colourful after dark offering an insight into a different world. This fabulous photographic exhibition takes the visitor on a journey through the world of the night by six artists, H.G., Esch, Christophe Jacrot, Stephen Haley, Sandra Rauch, Horst & Daniel Zielske in a most fascinating way. The gallery is in Marktgasse 9 in Zurich and the opening times are Monday to Friday 10 – 7pm , Saturday 10 – 6pm and Sunday 1pm – 6pm. The Vernissage takes place on Thursday 18th October from 7pm – 9pm. Entry free. For more information (in German) and to view the website click here.

Photo courtesy: http://www.Lumas.ch
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14th International Art Festival in Zurich 12th – 14th October

If you love art, photography, graphic design, sculpture and more this is the event for you! Starting on the 12th October you have the chance to visit the International Art Festival which is taking place at the Kongresshaus in Zurich.

This annual Art Show creates an amazing exhibition space and becomes an interactive venue for artists, gallery owners, collectors and all those interested in art. There is a huge variety of art on display including a vast array of modern and contemporary art  –  something for every taste. If you live in Zurich or are just passing through do take the opportunity to visit!

The opening hours are as follows:

  • Friday 12 October: 11:00 a.m. – 20:00 p.m.
  • Saturday 13 October: 11:00 a.m. – 20:00 p.m.
  • Sunday 14 October: 11:00 a.m. – 20:00 p.m.
  • Vernissage/Opening: Thursday 11 October, 18:00 p.m. – 22:00 p.m.

Entrance prices

  • Day ticket: CHF 16.00
  • Day ticket reduced: CHF 10.00 (pupils, students, pensioners)
  • Wheelchair user: CHF 10.00 / 1 escort person: CHF 10.00
  • Season ticket CHF 55.00 / reduced: CHF 35.00
  • Vernissage: CHF 25.00 (no reduction)
  • Children up to 16: free
  • Photos: Art International

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