Vernissage "Hommage an Gottfried Honegger"

Guido Magnaguagno, Cornelia Hesse-Honegger, Ingrid Adamer, Ruedi Christen, Bettina Egger, Wilhelm Otten

 

 

Vernissage "Geometrie.Poesie.1"

Ingrid Adamer, Armin Rupprechter, Marie-Antoinette Courtens, Josefine Otten, Wilhelm Otten

 

 

Opening "Eight without Object"

Ilse Aberer, Franz Türtscher, Hubert Lampert, Maria Jansa,

Tone Fink, Doris Fend, Norbert Pümpel

Cultural Get-together

Landesrat Harald Sonderegger, Wilhelm Otten

Cultural Get-together

School Project Marienberg, Bregenz

Opening "Transcriptions. Six Artists from Moscow" (Part Two)

Elena Preis, Wilhelm Otten, Jelena Hahl-Fontaine  

Opening "Transcriptions. Six Artists from Moscow" (Part Two)

Wilhelm Otten, Elena Preis

Opening Transkriptions

Opening "Transkriptions. Six Artists from Moskow (Part One)
Wilhelm Otten, Alexander Konstantinov, Alexandra Mitlyanskaya, Valery Orlov, Ingrid Adamer

Opening "Transkriptions. Six Artists from Moscow" (Part Two)

Opening "Transkriptions. Six Artits from Moscow" (Part Two)

Open House 2012

Open House
Saturday, 5 May 2012

Opening and Birthday Celebration: 34.699 Days – Gottfried Honegger

Opening and Birthday Celebration:
34.699 Days – Gottfried Honegger
Tuesday 12 June 2012

Opening and Birthday Celebration: 34.699 Days – Gottfried Honegger 2

Opening and Birthday Celebration:
34.699 Days – Gottfried Honegger
Tuesday 12 June 2012

Opening and Birthday Celebration: 34.699 Days – Gottfried Honegger

Opening and Birthday Celebration:
34.699 Days – Gottfried Honegger
Tuesday 12 June 2012

Long Night of the Museums 2012

Long Night of the Museums
Saturday, 6 October 2012

Long Night of the Museums 2012

Long Night of the Museums
Saturday, 6 October 2012

Opening "Karl-Heinz Ströhle

Opening "Karl-Heinz Ströhle.
Ornament and Aformation"
Tuesday, 27 September 2011

Long Night of the Museums 2011

Long Night of the Museums
Saturday, 1 October 2011

Open House 2

Open House
Saturday, 26 March 2011

Long Night of the Museums
Saturday, 2 October 2010

Lecture by Dr. Bettina Egger

Lecture by Dr. Bettina Egger
Wednesday, 26 May 2010

Open House, 2010

Open House
Saturday, 20 March 2010

Long Night of the Museums 2009

Long Night of the Museums
Saturday, 3 October 2009

Ottenkunstraum Open House 2009

Open House
Saturday, 21 March 2009

Vernissage: Hommage an Gottfried Honegger

Samstag, 14. September 2017

 

Als Hommage an Gottfried Honegger wurde im Otten Kunstraum eine Ausstellung eröffnet, in der frühe Malereien sowie Skulpturen, Collagen und Grafiken aktuellen Reliefs gegenübergestellt werden. Kuratorin Dr. Ingrid Adamer führte in die Ausstellung ein, im anschließenden Dialog mit Dr. Guido Magnaguagno und Ruedi Christen, zwei Wegbegleitern von Gottfried Honegger, wurden den zahlreichen Besucherinnen und Besuchern die Persönlichkeit und das Wirken des 2016 im hohen Alter von 98 Jahren verstorbenen Künstlers lebendig nähergebracht.

 

 

 

Eröffnung: Geometrie.Poesie.1

Dienstag, 21. April 2015

 

Kann Geometrie mehr sein als Ordnung und Strenge? Wie viel Poesie steckt in geordneten Strukturen und Gesetzmäßigkeiten? Kuratorin Dr. Ingrid Adamer führte in die Ausstellung mit Werken von 14 internationalen Kunstschaffenden ein. Zur Eröffnung eigens aus Holland angereist war die Künstlerin Marie-Antoinette Courtens, die ebenso wie der Vorarlberger Bildhauer Armin Rupprechter gerne auf Fragen der BesucherInnen einging.

 

 

 

Opening: Eight without Object

Tuesday 29 April 2014

 

The exhibition Eight without Object offers exciting insights into the multi-facetted spectrum of non-objective art. The numerous visitors at the opening showed great interest in the diverse approaches to non-objectivity an took advantage of the opportunity to speak to the artists with roots in Vorarlberg.


 

 

Cultural Get-together

Monday 25 November 2013


Landesrat Harald Sonderegger invited numerous artists and persons engaged in the cultural sector to the Otten Kunstraum in Hohenems for the last cultural get-together of the year. Following an introduction by art collector Wilhelm Otten, curator Ingrid Adamer gave a tour through the current exhibition Transcriptions. Six Artists from Moscow.

 

 


Presentation: School Project Marienberg, Bregenz

Tuesday 8 October 2013


Based on the works in current exhibition Transcriptions. Six Artists from Moscow, students of the Marienberg in Bregenz developed interdisciplinary works such as paintings, postcards, texts, and spatial installations. These successful works as well as a performance were admired by the students´ teachers and parents at the presentation. The spatial installation by the students can be seen until the end of the exhibition on 5 December 2013 in the foyer.

 

 

 

ORF Long Night of Museums

Saturday 5 October 2013


Numerous visitors showed great interest in the remarks of curator Ingrid Adamer and Wilhelm Otten on the works in the second part of the exhibition Transcriptions. Six Artists from Moscow. Musical accompaniment was provided by the pianist René Frühwirth and Hans Reinhardt.

 

 

 

Opening: Transcriptions. Six Artist from Moscow (Part 2)

Thursday 5 September 2013

 

On the occasion of the opening of the second part of the exhibition "Transcriptions. Six Artist from Moscow", Wilhelm Otten welcomed the artist Elena Preis, Vasily Kandinsky´s grandniece, who travelled to Hohenems from Moscow to attend this event, as well as the art historian and Kandinsky expert Jelena Hahl-Fontaine. Numerous visitors used the opportunity to view the abstract works of the Russian artists Oleg Kudryashov, Vasily Pavlovsky, and Elena Preis.

 

 

 

Opening: Transcriptions. Six Artists from Moscow (Part 1)

Tuesday 23 April 2012

 

 

 

Alexander Konstantiov, Valery Orlov, and Alexandra Mitlyanskaya travelled all the way from Moscow to celebrate, together with numerous visitors, the opening of the first part of the exhibition “Transcriptions. Six Artists from Moscow” at the Otten Kunstraum. The guests were impressed by the diversity of the works by the artists who are connected to the spiritual heritage of the Russian Avant-Garde, yet who “transcribe” this by means of their choices of technique and forms of expression. Photographs are shown in the foyer of the Otten Kunstraum, and the former oil tank is the venue for an impressive installation.

 

 



ORF Long Night of the Museums at the Otten Kunstraum

Saturday 6 October 2012

 
95 year old Gottfried Honegger embraced the opportunity to come to Hohenems from Zurich in order to take part in the ORF Long Night of the Museums at the Otten Kunstraum and to speak to the visitors. “La Viseur”, the game developed by Honegger in order to help children develop creative vision, met with great interest. This stimulating form of creating one´s own pictures captured the attention of many adults, and several teachers took advantage of the offer to borrow “Le Viseur” free of charge for use in their classes.

 

 

 

 



Opening and Birthday Celebration:
34,699 Days – Gottfried Honegger

Tuesday 12 June 2012


The opening of his current exhibition at the Otten Kunstraum became a celebration of Gottfried Honegger. The private museum invited numerous guests on the occasion of the Swiss artis´t´s 95th birthday.
The many visitors enjoyed the reliefs and sculptures from Gottfried Honegger´s most recent creative period. The new book, Gottfried Honegger, 34699 Tage gelebt. Eine autobiografische Skize, published by Limmat Verlag Zürich and a publication of the Otten Kunstraum, was also presented on this evening. Among other things, the remarkable talk given by the artist on this special occasion is printed in this book. The presentation of the sculpture edition “Z 231” in cooperation with the Rotary Club Vorarlberg met with overriding public interest. Gottfried Honegger provided the design for the sculpture free of charge. The piece was then accordingly produced in an edition of 20 pieces. The proceeds from the sale go to “Tischlein deck dich” in Vorarlberg.



Open House

Saturday 5 May 2012


Numerous visitors attended the “Open House” and took the opportunity to meet the artist Karl-Heinz Ströhle and become acquainted with his works. Together with Wilhelm Otten and Ingrid Adamer, the artist guided visitors through the exhibition and gave insights into the process of producing his works. The dancer Tom Hanslmaier presented a choreography developed exclusively for the Otten Kunstraum. In the performance “Gregor Samsa” he interacted intensely with Karl-Heinz Ströhle´s flexible sculptures.



ORF Long Night of the Museums at the Otten Kunstraum

Saturday 1 October 2011


This year the Otten Kunstraum presented itself with the recently opened exhibition “Karl-Heinz Ströhle. Ornament and Aformation”. The artist himself was present and discussed his works with curator Ingrid Adamer. Special attractions for the visitors of the “ORF – Long Night of the Museums” were the impressive presentation of a video piece by Karl-Heinz Ströhle in the former oil tank at the Otten Kunstraum as well as the musical framework by the artist who put on his favorite music.



Opening: Karl-Heinz Ströhle. Ornament and Aformation

Tuesday 27 September 2011


The opening of the multi-media exhibition in the Otten Kunstraum attracted a large number of art lovers. Karl-Heinz Ströhle, who represents one of Austria´s most interesting artistic positions, shows paintings, video works, and seemingly fragile objects made of spring steel strips in the private museum in Hohenems. Ströhle impressively demonstrated how flexible and versatile his chosen medium is by putting the sculptures into gentle motion before the eyes of the viewers. The artist, who lives in Vienna, created the commissioned work “drop” on the occasion of the exhibition. The sculpture, 3.9 meters high, will remain installed in the Otten Kunstraum´s outdoor space.



Open House

Saturday, 26 March 2011


Numerous visitors took advantage of the opportunity to explore and discover, together with curator Ingrid Adamer and Wilhelm Otten, the visual relationships between textiles created in various cultural areas for many different reasons and non-objective works from the Otten Collection.


Opening: Beauty as Necessity. Weavings and Paintings from the Otten Collection

Saturday, 2 October 2010


The Otten Kunstraum presented its third exhibition, “Beauty as Necessity. Weavings and Paintings from the Otten Collection” on the Long Night of the Museums. In addition to hourly guided tours through the exhibition, world music by “Majimaz” rounded off the evening at the Otten Kunstraum.


Lecture by Dr. Bettina Egger

Wednesday, 26 May 2010


To celebrate the 10th anniversary of "Art Therapy in Hohenems", the work of Heilgard Bertel and Mariann Linsi, the Atelierhaus Spitzenegg and the Otten Kunstraum invited guests to a lecture by Dr. Bettina Egger. The internationally renowned art- and psychotherapist placed her lecture, "Art and Art Therapy - Ways to Inner Order", in the context of the exhibition of works by Gottfried Honegger and his call that art have a social-political mission.


Open House

Saturday, 20 March 2010

Gottfried Honegger attended the presentation of both the book and film accompanying the current exhibition. The drawings created by the artist especially for this occasion and offered at a special price met with great interest. All proceeds go to the Hilfswerk der Stadt Hohenems, the relief organization of the City of Hohenems. Children, teenagers and the young at heart were invited to play with La Viseur, developed by Gottfried Honegger.


Opening: Gottfried Honegger. Art as a Social Responsibility

Saturday, 3 October 2009


The exhibition "Gottfried Honegger. Art as a Social Responsibility" opened on the occasion of the Long Night of the Museums 2009.


Open House

Saturday, 21 March 2009


Several works have been changed and rehung in the opening exhibition and were presented in a new constellation to the public for the first time. As a special attraction: Alexander Konstantinov's "Haus unter der Linde" was inhabited by fire.


Opening Otten Kunstraum

Saturday, 4 October 2008


Long Night of the Museums.