Picasso
Tickets
 

16.02.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

17.02.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

18.02.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

19.02.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

20.02.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Burlesque with Anja Pavlova

In her poetic performances, Anja Pavlova combines classic burlesque – the art of undressing – and 20th-century American jazz and blues dance. 

In her poetic performances, Anja Pavlova combines classic burlesque – the art of undressing – and 20th-century American jazz and blues dance. 

Her breathtaking costumes are inspired by Art Nouveau. Anja Pavlova is the recipient of numerous awards and has performed worldwide on stages in Saint Petersburg, San Francisco, Stockholm and Beirut. Minimum admission age: 16.

 
 

21.02.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

22.02.


Rose Hour

One Friday a month, the Fondation Beyeler organises a morning meditation at the museum. Friday 22 February, 29 March, 12 April and 3 May 2019, 9.00–9.30am

One Friday a month, the Fondation Beyeler organises a morning meditation at the museum. Friday 22 February, 29 March, 12 April and 3 May 2019, 9.00–9.30am

MIND IN Meditation guides participants through the meditation to help them sense and perceive the effect of the colour pink. The exhibition can then be viewed in a relaxed atmosphere before the museum opens its doors to regular visitors.  Price: CHF 10.– plus admission to the museum The number of participants is limited.

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

23.02.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

24.02.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

25.02.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

26.02.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

27.02.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

28.02.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

1.03.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

2.03.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

3.03.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

4.03.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

5.03.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

6.03.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

“Le beau est toujours bizarre” with Ballett Theater Basel

From black swan to tantalising tango to fiery flamenco – the dancers of Theater Basel take their audience on a journey into a strange and erotic, dark dreamscape.

From black swan to tantalising tango to fiery flamenco – the dancers of Theater Basel take their audience on a journey into a strange and erotic, dark dreamscape.

In the spirit of Charles Baudelaire’s motto “Le beau est toujours bizarre”, choreographer and ballet director Richard Wherlock creates a panopticon of dance fantasies full of contradictions and sensual turmoil, in which existential and universal themes such as love, lust, ecstasy and melancholia find their expression.

 
 

7.03.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

8.03.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

9.03.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

10.03.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

11.03.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

12.03.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

13.03.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Blue & Rose Strolls

During the “blue hour”, young experts invite visitors to spontaneous tours of the young Picasso’s visual world.

During the “blue hour”, young experts invite visitors to spontaneous tours of the young Picasso’s visual world.

The strolls last 10 to 20 minutes and provide an open format in which to focus on one to three works in the exhibition.

 
 

14.03.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

15.03.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

16.03.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

17.03.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

18.03.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

19.03.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

20.03.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Signature cocktails from the Les Trois Rois bar with jazz music by Taschenorchester

Thomas Huhn, Chef de Bar at the Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois, beguiles guests with sophisticated classic cocktails served in the unique atmosphere of the Café Parisien.

Thomas Huhn, Chef de Bar at the Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois, beguiles guests with sophisticated classic cocktails served in the unique atmosphere of the Café Parisien.

The band Taschenorchester brings musical stories to life with great humour, playfulness and depth.

 

Blue & Rose Strolls

During the “blue hour”, young experts invite visitors to spontaneous tours of the young Picasso’s visual world.

During the “blue hour”, young experts invite visitors to spontaneous tours of the young Picasso’s visual world.

The strolls last 10 to 20 minutes and provide an open format in which to focus on one to three works in the exhibition.

 
 

21.03.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

22.03.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

23.03.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

24.03.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

25.03.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

26.03.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

27.03.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

28.03.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

29.03.


Rose Hour

One Friday a month, the Fondation Beyeler organises a morning meditation at the museum. Friday 22 February, 29 March, 12 April and 3 May 2019, 9.00–9.30am

One Friday a month, the Fondation Beyeler organises a morning meditation at the museum. Friday 22 February, 29 March, 12 April and 3 May 2019, 9.00–9.30am

MIND IN Meditation guides participants through the meditation to help them sense and perceive the effect of the colour pink. The exhibition can then be viewed in a relaxed atmosphere before the museum opens its doors to regular visitors.  Price: CHF 10.– plus admission to the museum The number of participants is limited.

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

30.03.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

31.03.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

1.04.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

2.04.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

3.04.


Flamenco with Sara Pérez (Casa Patas, Madrid) (Kopie 1)

The fiery show of Madrid-born dancer Sara Pérez displays the many facets of flamenco.

The fiery show of Madrid-born dancer Sara Pérez displays the many facets of flamenco.

A traditional combination of vocals (cante), dance (baile) and music (toque), flamenco joined UNESCO’s list of intangible cultural heritage in 2010.

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

4.04.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

5.04.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

6.04.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Variety Night

Freaky, sexy, swanky, strange – anybody nostalgic for early 1920s bohemia should attend. Price: CHF 150.– including welcome drink and tapas. Reservations: events@fondationbeyeler.ch

Freaky, sexy, swanky, strange – anybody nostalgic for early 1920s bohemia should attend. Price: CHF 150.– including welcome drink and tapas. Reservations: events@fondationbeyeler.ch

uests can look forward to an unforgettable evening including a tour of the exhibition followed by a colourful and artistic dance, acrobatics and music show. The ticket price includes admission to the museum, the show, delicious tapas and a welcome drink. In cooperation with Mr. Samigo & Family.

 
 

7.04.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

8.04.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

9.04.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

10.04.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Dragshow with Violet Chachki

American drag queen Violet Chachki is renowned for her sophisticated and captivating performances, and ranks among the most sought-after practitioners of her art. 

American drag queen Violet Chachki is renowned for her sophisticated and captivating performances, and ranks among the most sought-after practitioners of her art. 

She won the 7th season of the successful TV show “RuPaul’s Drag Race”, has walked the runway for Moschino and attended Jean-Paul Gaultier’s fashion shows as a guest. Glamorous, chic, artful, seductive and charming – an unforgettable evening awaits. Admission from 16 years, includes nudity.

 
 

11.04.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

12.04.


Rose Hour

One Friday a month, the Fondation Beyeler organises a morning meditation at the museum. Friday 22 February, 29 March, 12 April and 3 May 2019, 9.00–9.30am

One Friday a month, the Fondation Beyeler organises a morning meditation at the museum. Friday 22 February, 29 March, 12 April and 3 May 2019, 9.00–9.30am

MIND IN Meditation guides participants through the meditation to help them sense and perceive the effect of the colour pink. The exhibition can then be viewed in a relaxed atmosphere before the museum opens its doors to regular visitors.  Price: CHF 10.– plus admission to the museum The number of participants is limited.

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

13.04.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

14.04.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

15.04.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

16.04.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

17.04.


“Le beau est toujours bizarre” with Ballett Theater Basel

From black swan to tantalising tango to fiery flamenco – the dancers of Theater Basel take their audience on a journey into a strange and erotic, dark dreamscape.

From black swan to tantalising tango to fiery flamenco – the dancers of Theater Basel take their audience on a journey into a strange and erotic, dark dreamscape.

In the spirit of Charles Baudelaire’s motto “Le beau est toujours bizarre”, choreographer and ballet director Richard Wherlock creates a panopticon of dance fantasies full of contradictions and sensual turmoil, in which existential and universal themes such as love, lust, ecstasy and melancholia find their expression.

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

18.04.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

19.04.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

20.04.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

21.04.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

22.04.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

23.04.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

24.04.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

“Picasso’s artistic practice in the Blue and Rose periods”: lecture by Dr Marilyn McCully

Art historian Marilyn McCully provides fascinating insights into Picasso’s artistic activity during the Blue and Rose Periods: his studios, the significance of his models, his choice of materials and the role of drawing. 

Art historian Marilyn McCully provides fascinating insights into Picasso’s artistic activity during the Blue and Rose Periods: his studios, the significance of his models, his choice of materials and the role of drawing. 

As a Picasso expert, Marilyn McCully has curated international exhibitions and published numerous articles and essays. The lecture will be held in English.

 
 

25.04.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

26.04.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

27.04.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

28.04.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

29.04.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

30.04.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

1.05.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Lydie Auvray Trio – accordion and vocals

Accordionist and singer Lydie Auvray presents her new album “Musetteries” at the Café Parisien.

Accordionist and singer Lydie Auvray presents her new album “Musetteries” at the Café Parisien.

The “grande dame of accordion” offers a surprisingly fresh and authentic sound that transcends popular and traditional accordion playing. Her audience can expect an atmospheric journey across wide-ranging soundscapes, from tango to swing and African rhythms, as well as charming explanations of the poignant French lyrics.

 
 

2.05.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

3.05.


Rose Hour

One Friday a month, the Fondation Beyeler organises a morning meditation at the museum. Friday 22 February, 29 March, 12 April and 3 May 2019, 9.00–9.30am

One Friday a month, the Fondation Beyeler organises a morning meditation at the museum. Friday 22 February, 29 March, 12 April and 3 May 2019, 9.00–9.30am

MIND IN Meditation guides participants through the meditation to help them sense and perceive the effect of the colour pink. The exhibition can then be viewed in a relaxed atmosphere before the museum opens its doors to regular visitors.  Price: CHF 10.– plus admission to the museum The number of participants is limited.

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

4.05.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

5.05.


10 a.m.–6 p.m.

FAMILY DAY “PICASSO“

Guided tours, workshops and museum games, as well as admission for children, teens and young adults up to 25 years, are free of charge. Adults pay the regular museum admission.

Guided tours, workshops and museum games, as well as admission for children, teens and young adults up to 25 years, are free of charge. Adults pay the regular museum admission.

 

 

12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

6.05.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

7.05.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

8.05.


Blue & Rose Strolls

During the “blue hour”, young experts invite visitors to spontaneous tours of the young Picasso’s visual world.

During the “blue hour”, young experts invite visitors to spontaneous tours of the young Picasso’s visual world.

The strolls last 10 to 20 minutes and provide an open format in which to focus on one to three works in the exhibition.

 

Absinthe delights with the Cocktaileers

The Cocktaileers will thus devote a full evening to absinthe-based cocktail creations.

The Cocktaileers will thus devote a full evening to absinthe-based cocktail creations.

The figure of the absinthe drinker inspired many artists, including Picasso during his Blue Period – the so-called “green fairy” is a recurrent theme of fin-de-siècle painting and literature, as exemplified among others by Édouard Manet, Charles Baudelaire, Edgar Degas and Vincent van Gogh.

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

9.05.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

10.05.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

11.05.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

12.05.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

13.05.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

14.05.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

15.05.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

«Le Sage et Le Fou» – Tarek Halaby und Simon Thierrée (Kopie 1)

A cabaret within a cabaret! Inspired by the aesthetics of 1920s and 1930s Paris, dancer Tarek Halaby and musician Simon Thierrée reflect and parody the art world with humour and light-hearted irony.

A cabaret within a cabaret! Inspired by the aesthetics of 1920s and 1930s Paris, dancer Tarek Halaby and musician Simon Thierrée reflect and parody the art world with humour and light-hearted irony.

Inspired by Picasso’s art, their movements, music, stories and jokes move back and forth between science and abstract madness.

 
 

16.05.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

17.05.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

18.05.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

19.05.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

20.05.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

21.05.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

22.05.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

23.05.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

24.05.


Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

25.05.


12–12:45 a.m.

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 

Public Guided Tour Picasso (in DE)

 
 

26.05.


10 a.m.–6 p.m.

Rudolf Stingel

The Fondation Beyeler will devote its summer exhibition 2019 to contemporary painter Rudolf Stingel (born in 1956 in Merano, Italy, he lives and works in New York and Merano).

The Fondation Beyeler will devote its summer exhibition 2019 to contemporary painter Rudolf Stingel (born in 1956 in Merano, Italy, he lives and works in New York and Merano).

Like few other artists, he probes and interrogates the status quo of painting. From his very beginnings in the late 1980s, Rudolf Stingel has approached painting in a conceptual and self-reflexive manner, exploring its possibilities and media-specific limits through the interplay of artistic strategies, materials and shapes. Alongside various series of abstract and photorealistic paintings, he creates large-scale works made of styrofoam, cast wall hangings, as well as participative spaces covered in carpets or insulation foil that may be touched and treaded on. His works manifest both the random traces of time and deliberately placed references to their own process of production. 

 

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