Heimspiel 2018
Art from AR, AI, GL, SG, TG, FL and Vorarlberg

15th December 2018 – 10th February 2019

Exhibition View, André Bless: Dripdraw II (from the Series Steamy Windows), 2017 Inkjetprint
102x82cm; 
Dripdraw I (from the Series Steamy Windows), 2017
Inkjetprint; 82x62cm; 
Loop, 2017 HD-Video, 5’ 13“. Photo: Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, Stefan Jaeggi

Exhibition View, Thi My Lien Nguyen: Hiếu tho – With love and respect, 2017 Inkjetprints, Dimensions variable. Photo: Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, Stefan Jaeggi

Exhibition View, Ilona Ruegg Holding the Given, 2017, Radiator, Heating Pipes 75x155x68cm. Photo: Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, Stefan Jaeggi

Exhibition View, Simon Kindle thinking in circles, 2017, Performance, Wood, Metal und Felt, Dimensions variable. Photo: Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, Stefan Jaeggi

Exhibition View, Vera Ida Müller, Vocabulary 1-40, 2017 – 2018, Oil, Acrylic, Pencil und Half chalk primer on canvas, 40 Images each 75.2 x 63.2 cm. Photo: Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, Stefan Jaeggi

Exhibition View, Urs August Steiner, Super Cool X-1000, 2016, Fuse on Chrome Steel, pured in epoxy resin, each Ø 80 cm. Photo: Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, Stefan Jaeggi

Exhibition View, Herbert Weber Chair, 2017, MDF-Podium, framed Photographies, 86 x 37 x 47 cm. Photo: Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, Stefan Jaeggi

Exhibition View, Monica Ursina Jäger, accumulations (observations on mineralized ideas and petrified words), 2017, Ink on Paper, 250 x 660 cmPhoto: Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, Stefan Jaeggi

Exhibition View, Herbert Weber, Time Machine, 2017, MDF-Shelf, framed Photographies, 38 x 65 x 40 cmPhoto: Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, Stefan Jaeggi

Exhibition View, Stefan Vollenweider, Safe Place, 2018, Tripod frame supports, Wood, Carton, Digital Print, 200 x 366 x 260 cmPhoto: Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, Stefan Jaeggi

Exhibition View, Jiajia Zhang, Before I got my eye put out (1-6), 2018, modified Doors, Dimensions variable. Birgit Widmer, become undone, 2018, Steel Pins, Thread, Aspen and Basswood, Dimensions variable. Photo: Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, Stefan Jaeggi

Exhibition View, Marc Norbert Hörler environment, 2018, Performance, Poetry, Swimming Trunks, Diffuser, Shoes, Carpet, Pan Flute, Dimensions variablePhoto: Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, Stefan Jaeggi

Exhibition View, Philipp Leissing, Inhaltsbasiert gefüllt (Playtime), 2018, HD-Video with Sound 126’. Photo: Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, Stefan Jaeggi

Exhibition View, Stefan Inauen, the frame, 2018; schlemihlshangover, 2018; two sun one fountain, 2018; noon, 2018; window with a view with rushideggleston, 2018. Photo: Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, Stefan Jaeggi

Exhibition view, Simon Kindle, thinking in circles, 2017; André Bless, Dripdraw II (from the series Steamy Windows), 2017; Dripdraw I (from the series Steamy Windows), 2017; Loop, 2017; Anita Kuratle, Skizze mit Velos, 2017; Ilona Ruegg, Holding the Given, 2017
Photo: Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, Stefan Jaeggi

Exhibition view, Vera Ida Müller, Vocabulary 1-40, 2017-2018; Jiajia Zhang, Before I got my eye put out (1-6), 2018 (detail); Urs August Steiner, Super Cool X-1000, 2016 (detail)
Photo: Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, Stefan Jaeggi

Exhibition View, Andy Guhl, Imitator 2, 2018. Photo: Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, Stefan Jaeggi

Exhibition view, Ilona Ruegg, Hot Spot, 2017; Monica Ursina Jäger, accumulations (observations on mineralized ideas and petrified words), 2017
Photo: Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, Stefan Jaeggi

Opening: Friday, 14 December 2018, 6 p.m.
Guided Tour I / Introduction for Teachers:
Tuesday, 18 December 2018, 6 p.m.
Art Lunch: Thursday, 10 January 2019, 12 noon
Art Snack: Thursday, 31 January 2019, 12.30 p.m.
Painting Afternoon: Wednesday, 6 February 2019, 2 p.m.
Guided Tour II: Sunday, 10 February 2019, 3 p.m.

The public art competition ‘Heimspiel’ (‘Home Game’) takes place every three years and provides a comprehensive insight into contemporary art from the cantons of St.Gallen, Thurgau, Appenzell Ausserrhoden, Appenzell Innerrhoden, Glarus as well as Liechtenstein and Vorarlberg with a broadly based exhibition. Kunstmuseum Appenzell and Kunstraum Dornbirn are also participating as exhibition venues for the first time along with Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen and Kunstmuseum St.Gallen.

Among 360 submissions, the jury has chosen 75 artists in 68 positions, of which the following will present their works at Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen:

André Bless (*1950), lives in Feuerthalen
Andy Guhl (*1952), lives in St. Gallen
Marc Norbert Hörler (*1989), lives in Gonten
Stefan Inauen (*1976), lives in Weissbad
Monica Ursina Jäger (*1974), lives in Zurich
Simon Kindle (*1983), lives in Adligenswil
Anita Kuratle (*1967), lives in Riehen
Philipp Leissing (*1983), lives in Wien
Vera Ida Müller (*1979), lives in Berlin
Thi My Lien Nguyen (*1995), lives in Winterthur und Amriswil
Monika Rechsteiner (*1971), lives in Basel
Ilona Ruegg (*1949), lives in Zurich
Christoph Rütimann (*1955), lives in Müllheim
Urs August Steiner (*1980), lives in Zurich
Stefan Vollenweider (*1950), lives in Rapperswil
Herbert Weber (*1975), lives in St. Gallen
Birgit Widmer (*1964), lives in Gais
Jiajia Zhang (*1981), lives in St. Gallen

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