Having studied at the Academy of Art and Design in Basel, as well as the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Nicolas Vionnet’s sculptural works play with perspective and space – referencing everyday processes and materials.
His extensive exhibition CV includes the Moscow International Biennale for Young Art and the Odessa Biennale of Contemporary Art. A multidisciplinary artist, Vionnet is based in the Zürich Metropolita Area.
Aus Versehen. Coin-operated telescope and tree, dimensions variable, 2013. Location: St Peter-Hofstatt, Zurich. Courtesy of the artist and widmertheodoridis, Eschlikon.
The Wailers. In collaboration with Wouter Sibum, Rotterdam. Air nozzles, air compressor, air hoses, control panel, floating bodies and anchoring systems, dimensions variable, 2015. Location: Strandvejen, Aarhus. Courtesy of the artists and Sculpture by the Sea, Denmark.
Maria wärst du hart geblieben, wär Weihnachten uns erspart geblieben. PVC floor coating, iron and enamel hip bath, bathroom fittings, shower curtain and shower curtain bar, audio dimensions variable, 2016-2017.
Do Not Call Me Painting Again! Patterned fabric on canvas, lacquer and paint splashes (wall and floor), 210cm H x 100cm W x 30cm D, 2013.
Full Of Hot Air. Hot-water bottle (thermoplastic resin), bicycle valve (Sclaverand) and cement, 18cm x 20cm x 32cm, 2018.
Tonale Hypertonie. Blood pressure monitor and vehicle horn, 25cm H x 35cm W x 20cm D, 2016.