Beyond the Panorama: On the Construction of Landscape

2.3. – 28.11.2021

This exhibition takes a fresh look at the panorama. The heyday of the medium towards the end of the nineteenth century coincided with the first films, which staged reality in a new...more

Thun-Panorama. The oldest preserved round painting in the world

2.3. – 28.11.2021

The Basel artist Marquard Wocher created Switzerland’s first panorama between 1809 and 1814. Fascinated by the Bernese Oberland, he painted a 38-metre-long circular image of the...more

Albrecht Schnider. Pathless Landscape

29.5. – 15.8.2021

Albrecht Schnider (b. 1958, Lucerne) returned from Berlin two years ago to settle down in Hilterfingen, Switzerland, his wife’s hometown. This “homecoming” is reflected...more

Paul Fägerskiöld. Blue Marble

29.5. – 15.8.2021

The first museum exhibition in Switzerland devoted to the Swedish artist (b. 1982 in Stockholm) focuses on his paintings from recent years. Fägerskiöld’s artistic language,...more


Wed 23.6.2021

Public guided Tour

18:15 – 19:15 Uhr Kunstmuseum

Public guided Tour with Helen Hirsch, Director Cost: Admission incl. guided tour Registration required: Please note that the maximum number of participants is limited... more

Wed 30.6.2021

Dialogue tour

18:30 – 19:30 Uhr Kunstmuseum

Tour of the exhibition Paul Fägerskiöld. Blue Marble with Katrin Sperry, cultural scientist, and Ekkehard Stürmer, physicist Cost: CHF 5 + admission Registration required:... more

Sun 4.7.2021

Offenes Zeichnen in der Doppel-Ausstellung «Paul Fägerskiöld. Blue Marble» und «Albrecht Schnider. Entwegte Landschaft»

10 – 12 Uhr Kunstmuseum

Offenes Angebot von und mit den Urban Sketchers Thun, für Alle ab 12 Jahren. Wir treffen uns, um in der Ausstellung zu zeichnen –alleine, gemeinsam, verteilt im Museum.... more