Current Exhibitions

Beyond the Panorama: On the Construction of Landscape

2. March – 28. November 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. March – 28. November 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

Ernst Ramseier: Kopflandschaften

6. March – 16. May 2021


Ernst Ramseier (b. 1936, Langnau im Emmental, d. 2020, Unterseen) was a painter, graphic artist and poet. His highly expressive depictions of individual figures and dense groups have... more