Swiss artist Beni Bischof revels in a gleeful perversion of the art industry. His latest exhibition, Me, Myself & I at Tableau Zurich has been curated by art director and designer Marcus Kraft and represents the artist’s incursion into a space traditionally demarcated ‘graphic design’. Tableau Zurich is something of an ‘anti gallery’, presenting works in a public space using a series of outdoor poster hoardings, located not far from Stadelhofen train station and Kunsthaus Zurich. The project is founded and curated by Kraft and Bischof’s exhibition is the second in an ongoing programme of six-monthly installations.
Bischof is not an artist who’s work is restrained to a single medium, quite the opposite — you’re as likely to encounter mashed potato and mutilated found objects as a dissident approach to traditional painting in his art.