Kontrastprogramm. The art of scratching · Feb. 10, 2010
Exhibition from 13.2.2010 – 20.6.2010 in Basel, Switzerland.
The Cartoonmuseum highlights the more than one hundred year history of the scratchboard technique with works that oscillate between classical caricature, topical comic and free art: from the woodcuts by models such as Gustave Dore and Frans Masereel, to works by the contemporary artists Hannes Binder (CH), Raphael Boccanfuso (FR), Brian Gallagher (IE), Matti Hagelberg (FI), Line Hoven (DE), Matthias Lehmann (FR), Thomas Ott (CH) and Mark Summers (USA). Opening, Friday 12 th, 2010, 6 pm.
Welcoming speech and introduction by the curator Anette Gehrig. I will be there. You, too?