Opening: Laura Lima

«Bar Restaurant»

22.11.2013, 18:00


The artistic practice of Laura Lima (b. Governador Valadares, Brazil, 1971; lives and works in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) is defined by her fascination with the complexity of social relations and forms of human behavior. Her scenarios, in which the human body is often the central medium and driving force, combine performative components with a wide range of media of artistic expression such as drawings, sculptures, and installations. Lima herself never acts in her pieces, instead instructing selected protagonists to enact her dramaturgic designs. The Brazilian artist’s first solo exhibition in Switzerland features Bar Restaurant (2010/13) and The Naked Magician (2008/10/13), a selection of performative installations that focuses on the question of magic. 


We cordially invite you to the opening of Laura Limas first solo exhibition in Switzerland on Friday November 22, 2013:

6-8 pm Opening
6:30 pm Heike Munder, Director, Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, addresses the visitors.



Visitor address
Limmatstrasse 270
CH–8005 Zurich

Mailing address
Postfach 1766
CH–8031 Zurich
Tel +41 44 277 20 50
Fax +41 44 277 62 86

Opening hours
Tue/Wed/Fri 11 am–6 pm
Thu 11 am–8 pm
Sat/Sun 10 am–5 pm
Public Holidays

Adults: CHF 12
Reduced: CHF 8
Thu 5-8 pm: Free admission