giancarlo e danna

a collection in progress

nature is what we see
29.03.2019 — 16.06.2019
curated by
Danna Olgiati, Diego Cassina
Archived exhibition
exhibitions archive

Collezione Giancarlo e Danna Olgiati reopens to the public in Lugano with the arrival of Spring, as usual. This year the museum features a new exhibition of a selection of works by great masters and internationally successful young artists in dialogue with one another. Nature is what we see, a famous line by American poet Emily Dickinson, is the title of this year’s exhibition presenting nature in all its forms through the work of about thirty artists, 
including important recent acquisitions by Harold Ancart, Tauba Auerbach, Vincenzo Agnetti, Nairy Baghramian, Roberto Cuoghi, Enrico David, Michael Dean, Günther Förg, Pino Pascali, Alessandro Piangiamore, Markus Raetz, Ugo Rondinone, Remo Salvadori, Garth Weiser and Christopher Wool.

Vincenzo Agnetti

Harold Ancart

Tauba Auerbach

Nairy Baghramian

Roberto Cuoghi

Enrico David

Michael Dean

Jean Dubuffet


Günther Förg

Roni Horn

Jannis Kounellis


Markus Lüpertz

Mario Merz

Pino Pascali

Giuseppe Penone

Alessandro Piangiamore

Seth Price

Markus Raetz

Ugo Rondinone

Sterling Ruby

Remo Salvadori

Salvatore Scarpitta

Garth Weiser

Christopher Wool