ANNUAL EXHIBITION OF ARTISTS FROM GRAUBÜNDEN 2021, Bündner Kunstmuseum Chur, 12.12.2021 - 30.01.2022. Opening reception: 11.12.2021, 10-17h.




Flurin Bisig (b. 1982) is a Swiss artist based in Glarus and New York. He works mainly with abstract sculptures, conceptually derived from a fundamental drawing basis. Bisig primarily researches the conditions of sculpture. By constantly questioning their properties and definitions anew, he finds impulses for his considerations everywhere in everyday life. In the latest sculptures Bisig dialogues with classic sculpture by working with such
a traditional material as wood and marble.
Simultaneously the artist also succeeds in skillfully molding his working matter. In addition to his sculptural practice, Bisig‘s drawings and collages not only complement his sculptures but are part of the same artistic process. After his education at the Hochschule für Kunst in Luzern and the Universität der Künste in Berlin, Bisig lived in Brussels. He has been awarded different scholarships and prizes, while also participating in international artistic residences.
Bisig’s work has been shown internationally, in Switzerland, Germany, Italy, Belgium, the
Netherlands, the USA and Brazil.



- Flurin Bisig - The Anarchy of Silence, Gnyp Gallery Berlin, press release by João G. Rizek (english/german)

- SRF2 Kultur: Tandemgespräch mit Lando Rossmaier und Flurin Bisig (german)

- Kunstbulletin 6/2019: In Resonanzbereichen. An den Rändern des Sinns, by Birgit Szepanski (german)



Flurin Bisig (b. 1982, Samedan) grew up in Zuoz and Sörenberg (both Switzerland).
He studied at the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts and at the Berlin University of the Arts.
After graduating he lived in New York, Rio de Janeiro and Belgium.
He currently lives and works in Glarus (Switzerland).
residencies and prizes

International studio and curatorial program (iscp), New York (USA)
HISK Residency Programm, Gent (Belgium)
Barracão Maravilha, Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)

solo exhibitions

The Anarchy of Silence, GNYP Gallery, Berlin (Germany)
Love and Work (2007-today), TICK TACK, Antwerp (Belgium)
Am Saum des Sinnes/At The Seam Of Meaning, Bündner Kunstmuseum Chur, Chur (Switzerland)
This is how I start another day in kingdom, fourseasonsberlin °8, Berlin (Germany)
The seismographical back, Kunsthalle São Paulo, São Paulo (Brazil)
Aus einem steinleichten Schweigen heraus, Hans-Kock Foundation, Kiel (Germany)
Mit dem Rücken zum Publikum, Wäscherei Kunstverein Zurich, Zurich (Switzerland)
The first Rendez-Vous, Playstation at Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam (The Netherlands)
selected group exhibitions

Zentralschweizer Kunstschaffen, Kunstmuseum Luzern (Switzerland)
Face my boost by your ShotSpotter, Hardstrasse 43, Basel (Switzerland)
Swiss Art Awards 2017, Messe Basel (Switzerland)
Eutopia ‚28‘, Cultuurcentrum Strombeek (Belgium)
It takes two to make an accident, HISK Final show, Gent (Belgium)
Now. You are here, Zwartwild, Gent (Belgium)
Aktuelle Kunst, Stadtmühle Willisau, Willisau (Switzerland)
works in public collections
Stedeldijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst (S.M.A.K.), Gent, Belgium (2021)
Graubunden Art Museum Chur / Bündner Kunstmuseum Chur, Switzerland (2019)
Cantonal Bank of Lucerne / Luzerner Kantonalbank, Switzerland (2019)
Art Commission of the Canton of Lucerne / Kunstkommission des Kantons Luzern, Switzerland (2010)
For inquiries concerning prices or further information about the works, please contact:
GNYP Gallery
Knesebeckstraße 96
10623 Berlin

+49 (0) 30 31 01 40 10

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