REPORT FROM ZURICH
by Aoife Rosenmeyer
Despite its modest size, Zürich has an art scene that would make a much larger city jealous, which no doubt counts toward it’s coming in at the top of the list for quality of life year after year. For more than a decade, the city has had one lodestone for contemporary art, the Löwenbräu Areal
. This former brewery (hence the Löwenbräu in the title), a long brick building on Limmatstrasse, became a gallery center in 1996, part of a municipal scheme to improve the area.