Joachim Bandau. Die Nichtschönen, Works 1967–1974

Kunsthalle Basel. 2.3. - 6.6.2021

Photos: Philipp Hänger / Kunsthalle Basel

At once technoid and bodily, minimal and monstrous, often with spouts or hoses that resemble weirdly organic orifices and tentacles, the early sculptural works by Joachim Bandau (* 1936) remain as strange and singular today as when he first made them. An overview of the artist’s still relatively little-known sculptures and drawings from the period 1967 – 1974 will be on view. (

Exhibition venue:
Kunsthalle Basel, Steinenberg 7, CH-4051 Basel
Phone: +41 61 206 99 00

Exhibition link:

January 14, 2021