Christoph Büchel Images

  • Piccadilly Community Centre
    2011
  • LAST MAN OUT TURN OFF LIGHTS
    2010
    Installation
    Dimensions variable
    Installation view Tramway, Glasgow, Scotland
  • DER KUNST IHRE KUNST - DER FREIHEIT IHRE ZEIT
    2010, Secession, Vienna, Austria
  • Give Peace A Chance (in vitro)
    Project proposal, Herzliya Biennale, 2010
    Live in-vitro-fertilization of a Palestinian human ovum and Israeli semen. The zygote will be inserted into the uterus of an American surrogate mother. The participants are citizens of the respective countries and act by free will. If the immaculate conception process fails initially, it will be repeated until successful.
  • INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, 2009–2010
    Concept: Auction/sale of all past, present and future intellectual property (IP) of the artist as one single lot/entity on the international IP market.
  • Deutsche Grammatik, 2008
    Installation
    Dimensions variable

    Installation view at Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel/DE
    Photo: A. Burger
  • Dump, 2008
    Installation
    Dimensions variable

    Installation view at Palais de Tokyo, Paris/FR
    Photo: A. Burger
  • Training Ground for Training Ground for Democracy, 2007
    Installation
    450 x 400 x 800 cm

    Installation view Art Basel Miami Beach, 2007
    Courtesy the artist and Nationalgalerie, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin / gift of the Friedrich Christian Flick Collection/DE
    Photo: Ch. Büchel
  • Memorial, 2007
    Installation consisting of 1) a drug administration room (powdered drugs and body ashes of victims of war for insufflation) 2) a waiting room and 3) an empty exhibition space (white cube)
    Dimensions variable

    Installation view at ICA, London
    Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth Zürich London
    Photo: Mike Bruce
  • Simply Botiful, 2006
    Installation view at Hauser & Wirth Coppermill, London, England
  • Salzburg bleib frei, 2006
    Project for Kontracom Festival Salzburg

    Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth
    Photo: Ch. Büchel
  • Hole, 2005
    Installation
    Dimension variable

    Installation view at Kunsthalle Basel, Basel/CH
    Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth Zürich London
    Photos: Stefan Meier except image one in sequence, Ch. Büchel
  • Close Quarters, 2004
    Installation
    Dimensions variable

    Installation view at Kunstverein Freiburg, Freiburg/DE
    Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth Zürich London
    Photo: Ch. Buchel
  • Tribunal, 2004
    Installation
    550 x 1220 x 488 cm
  • Guantanamo Initiative, 2004–2005
    In collaboration with Gianni Motti

    Dimensions variable

    Installation view at the 51. International Art Exhibition, La Biennale di Venezia, 2005
    Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth Zürich
  • MINUS, 2002
    Installation
    Dimensions variable

    Installation view at Kunstverein Hannover, 2003
    Courtesy the artist and Migros Museum, Zürich
  • Invite Yourself, 2002
    Project for Manifesta 4

    Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth Zürich London
  • Terminal
    2000 - 2012 (ongoing)
    Permanent Installation
    Mojave Desert, CA
    Project sketch (DC-9), 2000
  • Homeless Depot, 1999
    Installation
    Dimensions variable

    Installation view at White Columns, New York, 2000 and at Four Walls, San Francisco CA, 1999
    Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth Zürich London
    Photo: Ch. Büchel
  • Home Affairs, 1998
    Installation
    Dimensions variable