Galerie Michael W. Schmalfuss

Carlo Borer

(Swiss, born 1961)

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Carlo Borer

402, 2009

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Carlo Borer

Cloud 2

Biography

Timeline

1961
Born in Solothurn, Switzerland
1981
Matriculation in Solothurn, Switzerland, since then freelance
1986
Works made of polyester and electric light
1989
Werkjahrbeitrag of the cantons Solothurn, Switzerland
1990
Chrome steel objects, Rotation Bodies
1991
Objects in aluminium, aircraft construction
Audience award Weihnachtsausstellung, Solothurn, Switzerland
1998
First objects by use of CAD
2003
Objects made of copper, complex objects in virtuality
2005
Start of NoReadymades series

Exhibitions

2012
Thinking Shape, Kulturforum Würth, Chur, Switzerland (solo)
Nord Art 2012, Büdelsdorf, Germany
Triennale Bad Ragartz, Bad Ragartz, Germany
Espace d’une sculpture, Nyon, France
Art Container, Steffisburg, Switzerland
Art Sculpture, Wil, Switzerland
Skulptur Urschweiz, Ennetbürgen, Switzerland
Thinking Shape, Kulturforum Würth, Chur, Switzerland (solo)
ARTA. Utrecht, The Netherlands
AAAF Brussels, Artitled! Conteporary Art, Belgium

Public Collections

Dr. Andreas Bänziger
Rutger Hauer, Malibu, USA
Dr. Martin Hess
BIZ, Basel, Switzerland
Diverse, canton Solothurn, Switzerland
Ambasadoren Hof, City of Solothurn, Switzerland
BBZ, Grenchen, Switzerland
Güdel AG, Werk 1&2, Langenthal, Switzerland
Roviva AG, Wangen an der Aare, Switzerland
Gysi AG, Wolfwil, Switzerland

Literature

2013
Monograph published by Stämpfli Verlag
2011
Kunst, Skulptur aus einer anderen Wirklichkeit
2010
Catalog AB Gallery
2009
Bad Ragartz, exhibition catalog
Atmosphère, Dynamik in Stahl, Carlo Borer
Skulpturschweiz, Bucher Verlag, Wien
2008
Sculpture, USA, Peculier Geometries, Text von Dr. Peter Lodermeyer
Ceasar, Retro-Futurism
Exhibition catalog "Fixed To Torsion", Haus der Kunst
2007
Catalog „All Lies About Gravity"