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Art = Sentient World

Institute Art Gender Nature, FHNW Academy of Art and Design, Basel

Apply by 15 February 2023

Apply by 15 March 2023

The Commissions

Sergio Rojas Chaves
Green Thumb Syndrome

Curated by Roman Kurzmeyer

With readings by Gabriela Aquije Zegarra, Filipa Ramos, and Sergio Rojas Chaves
Thursday 1 December 2022, 6.30 pm

Exhibition 2 – 11 December 2022

25 years of Fondation Beyeler

Friday Beyeler
I Hear a New World – 14 Miaows of the Future

Performances, films, talks, music, poetry and dance  
Curated by Chus Martínez

Every Friday 6 – 10 pm 
16 September – 16 December 2022
Fondation Beyeler, Riehen / Basel



Curated by Elise Lammer 
On Thursdays during the semester at 5.30 pm

Art Taaalkssss is an on-site and online series of Public discursive events. It adopts many formats, from lecture, to keynote, to panels discussions, and performances.


Chus Martínez
LIKE THIS. Natural Intelligence As Seen by Art


Our Exhibitions

Art production and exhibition plays an important role in the activity of the lecturers, students and alumni of the Institute Art Gender Nature. Not only do we present special commissions from international artists and alumni at der TANK — our exhibition space on the Campus of the Arts —, we also produce numerous shows and projects involving people related to the Institute Art Gender Nature in other places in Switzerland and abroad. This section of our website provides an overview of current and past projects.


Peace or never

«Next Generation»
Graduation Exhibition Bachelor and Master Institute Art Gender Nature HGK FHNW

Curated by Fernanda Brenner and Chus Martínez

Exhibition 21 – 28 August 2022

Kunsthaus Baselland

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Corona Kino

An online film platform

Corona Kino has been specially created to host two clusters of films: Managing Life and Ocean Nature. The contributions of Managing Life are about life and were filmed and produced primarily by students as well as alumnae and alumni of the Institute Art Gender Nature. Ocean Nature is a series of new commissions about the ocean produced by TBA21–Academy.