Sara Gassmann

Sara Gassmann (b. 1980, Dagmersellen, Switzerland), lives and works in Basel, CH. She graduated in 2013 from the Hochschule der Künste in Bern with a Master in Contemporary Arts Practice.

Solo exhibitions: Wetterleuchten, VITRINE, Basel, CH (2017); Sonnenblende, SODA MOSA, La Chaux-de-Fonds, CH (2016); The Hierarchy of Gaze, Collaboration with Verena Issel, SPACE ONE, Seoul, KR (2015); Sara Gassmann & Francisca Silva, STADTGALERIE Bern (2014); Die Netze des Himmels sind weit, FELIX, Liebefeld, CH (2014); Sara Gassmann & Paul Lipp, AKKU, Emmenbrücke, CH (2014); Schneeschmelze, LA PLACETTE, Lausanne, CH (2013); Zu Besuch in Nichtberühringen, GALERIE KRETHLOW, Bern (2012).

Group exhibitions include: La Grande Place, CENTRE D‘ART CONTEMPORAIN, Yverdon-les-bains, CH (2016); Open Studio, SWATCH ART PEACE HOTEL, Shanghai, CN (2016); Cantonale Berne Jura, KUNSTMUSEUM Thun | LA NEF, Noirmont, CH (2012 und 2015); Ortstermin, STADTMÜHLE, Willisau, CH (2015); Die Basis, KUNSTHAUS Langenthal, Langenthal, CH (2015); Jahresausstellung Zentralschweizer Kunstschaffen, KUNSTMUSEUM Luzern, Luzern, CH (2012 und 2014); 50 Jahre Ateliergenossenschaft Basel, KUNSTHALLE Basel, Basel, CH (2014); The Openness, INSIDE – OUT ART MUSEUM, Beijing, CN (2014); Werkbeiträge 14 Kanton und Stadt Luzern, KORNSCHÜTTE, Luzern, CH (2014); show me show me show me, CENTRE PASQUART, Bienne, CH (2013); el museo de la resistencia, GALERIA DANIEL MORON, Providencia, CL (2012); Bonjour Monsieur Duchamp, KUNSTPAVILLON, Munich, DE (2012); Die Folgen von Venedig, PROGR, Bern (2012).

Awards and Residencies include: Künstlerresidenz Atelier Mondial, New York, USA (2017); Residenz am Swatch Art Peace Hotel, Shanghai, CN (2016); Residenz am Art Space Geumcheon, Seoul, KR (2015); Werkbeitrag Kanton und Stadt Luzern, Luzern CH (2014); Marti Clerici Foundation, Chur, CH (2014); Residency at Inside – Out Art Museum, Beijing, CN (2013); Marti Clerici Foundation, Chur, CH (2013). Publications: La Placette: 111, Lausanne, CH (2014); Transhelvetica: N° 16 Kauz, CH (2013); Manuel Fanzine: N°3, Lyon/Lémania/Paris, FR (2013).

Sara Gassmann, WÜNSCHELRUTEN, 2016. Glazed ceramic. Dimension variable. Unique edition

Sara Gassman, Wetterleuchten, 2016. Installation view. VITRINE, Basel. Photographer Nici Jost

Sara Gassman, Wetterleuchten, 2016. Installation view. VITRINE, Basel. Photographer Nici Jost

Sara Gassman, Wetterleuchten, 2016. Installation view. VITRINE, Basel. Photographer Nici Jost

Sara Gassman, Wetterleuchten, 2016. Installation view. VITRINE, Basel. Photographer Nici Jost

Sara Gassmann, BÜHL, 2016. Acrylic, acrylicspray, ink on cotton. 160 cm x 160 cm

Sara Gassmann, DIE RATTEN MÜSSEN WEG I, II, 2016. Acrylic, acrylicspray, ink on cotton. 160 x 16 cm each

Sara Gassmann, ENTENMUSCHELN, 2015. Acrylic on canvas. 90 x 90 cm

Sara Gassmann, DIE NETZE DES HIMMELS SIND WEIT, 2014. Installation view. Felix, Liebefeld

Sara Gassmann, WENN PLATTEN IM ERDINNERN VERSCHLUNGEN WERDEN, 2013. Installation view. CabaneB, Bümpliz Bern

Sara Gassmann, FÖHNWIND, 2013. Installation view. Ion, Zürich

Sara Gassmann, DAS PLÖTZLICHE LAND II, 2012. Acrylic, clay, styrofoam, branches, cardboard, wood. 104 x 190 x 146 cm