Johann Jacobs Museum
Seefeldquai 17
8008 Zürich
Tue 4pm-10pm, Sat/Sun 11am-5pm
Admission (adults over 25): CHF 7
+41 (0) 44 388 61 90
office@johannjacobs.com

Past, present and future

November 30, 2017 – February 25, 2018:
Layers of Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon)

Exhibition

August 29, 2017 – January 28, 2018:
Utopian Flavor

Exhibition

August 20, 2017, 3-5 pm:
“There is no more land, there is only sand”

Lecture by Milica Topalovic

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May 18 to August 20, 2017:
Stealing the Trapeze

Exhibition

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February 28 to May 14, 2017:
Holy goods. Chinese fire offerings and the cult of globalized consumption

Exhibition

May 9, 2017. 7 pm:
Why do the Chinese burn money?

Lecture by Dr. Petra Martin, Kustodin der Südostasien-Sammlungen
am Museum für Völkerkunde Dresden

November 17, 2016 to February 19, 2017:
“Moonlight shoots into my study“
(Suzhou Documents, 1937-2016)

Exhibition

February 10, 2017, 7.30 pm:
Thomas Bayrle

Artist conversation

February 2, 2017, 7.30 pm:
Suicide as symptom, Prof. Peter J. Carroll

Lecture

November 30, 2016, 7 pm:
"China in 1937", Professor Eugene Wang – Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Professor of Asian Art, Harvard

Conversation with Roger M. Buergel

July 14 to November 13, 2016:
Zheng Mahler: Mutual Aid

Exhibition

August 21 to October 20, 2016:
Suzhou Documents

Exhibition in China

October 6 to 7, 2016:
The Transcultural C lassroom

Exhibition and Conference in Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg

3. September 2016:
The Mountains are High and the Emperor is Far away

Lange Nacht der Zürcher Museen

April 26 to July 10, 2016:
Gonzalo Díaz „Terras do sem fim“

Exhibition

June 16, 2016, 7 pm:
Chile or key experiences of Latin American conceptual art

Francisco Godoy Vega in conversation with Roger M. Buergel

May 27, 7 pm:
The Air Will Not Deny You

Book launch

May 19, 2016, 7:30 pm:
Gonzalo Díaz in conversation with Roger M. Buergel

Discussion

January 21 to April 17, 2016:
Omoshirogara—Japan’s Path to Modernity

Exhibition

March 11, 2016, 7 pm:
The Japanese Layering of Modern Life

Colloquium

March 10, 2016, 2 pm - 6 pm:
Polyphon II

Workshop

February 6, 2016, 10 am - 6 pm:
Inner and Outer Forms of 1930s Japan

Conference

October 1, 2015 to January 17, 2016:
The Haitian Rushes by Maya Deren

Exhibition

January 16, 2016, 2-5pm: Maya Deren — the Haitian Rushes

Colloquium with Martina Kudláček and Michael Oppitz

November 10, 2015, 7 pm: Silvy Chakkalakal:
Frontier runners between art and science

Lecture

October 23, 2015, 8 pm: Federico Siksnys

Concert

July 7 to September 27, 2015:
Waves, or Book, What Could You Possibly Reveal to Me?  

Exhibition

September 25, 2015, 8 pm:
Ahlam Babiliyya - Babylonian Dreams
with Duo Al-Khayyat/Thiele

Concert

September 19, 2015, 2 pm: "The School of the Waves"
with Alina Martimyanova and Damian Christinger

Colloquium

September 10, 2015, 7 pm: Swiss diplomacy and trade,
with Uli Sigg

Talk at the table

September 5, 2015: The Lange Nacht

September 1, 2015, 7 pm:
The migration of form. Roger Buergel

Lecture in english language

July 4, 2015, 2 pm:
"We are not affected" - Switzerland and colonialism  

Colloquium

May 8 to June 28, 2015:
Ines Doujak: Not Dressed for Conquering

Boutique

March 20 to June 28, 2015:
Ines Doujak: Follow The Leader/Seguid Vuestro Jefe

Exhibition

June 23, 24, 25, 26 and 27, 2015, 7:30 pm:
Die Schoko-Oper

Theatre

May 22, 2015, 8 pm: Kova&Zappa Chamber Jazz Duo

Concert

May 18, 2015, 6 pm: Iris Daermann: The Whip

Lecture

May 12, 2015, 8 pm: Salah Ammo

Concert

December 9 to March 15, 2015:
Allan Sekula: The Dockers‘ Museum

Exhibition

February 28, 2015:
Allan Sekula: Ship of Fools/The Dockers‘ Museum

Talks/book launch

December 2, 2014:
Allan Sekula or on the form of the essay in text and image

Lecture

September 30 to November 30, 2014: 3 Sites - Lina Bo Bardi

Exhibition

November 14 and 15, 2014: Javier Ruibal

Concert

October 10 & 11, 2014: When the Present Begins

Conference

June 14 to September 28, 2014:
Lina Bo Bardi, born in Rome in 1914

Exhibition

September 12, 2014: Gramsci at the museum?

Lecture

September 6, 2014: Long Night of the Museums

Dinner

April 12 to June 9, 2014 2014: The Family Silver
(and a film installation by Harun Farocki)

Exhibition

January 21 to April 8, 2014: A Season in Shell
Royce Ng & Daisy Bisenieks

Exhibition

September 7 to January 12, 2014:
Our plans for the future

Exhibition

October 14 to 23, 2013: Otra Mirada

Exhibition