Workshop for adults

Furoshiki, Washi and Co – Wrapping presents Japanese style
28 November 2020 11:00 AM - 16:00 PM
Furoshiki, Washi und Co. – Geschenke verpacken auf japanische Art
Workshop for adults
Furoshiki, Washi and Co – Wrapping presents Japanese style
28 November 2020, 11:00 AM - 16:00 PM

A Japanes furoshiki is a square piece of cloth that is used for different purposes: as a type of lunchbox, as a carrier bag for personal items, or for wrapping presents. Participants are introduced to different knotting and folding techniques for elegantly wrapping objects of different size and shape in either cloth or paper. In this way, the wrap itself already becomes a gift.

> With Regina Mathez, Learning and Programmes

> CHF 95.–

Please, bring with you a picnic for lunch and an item for wrapping.

14 participants at most, please register by Monday 23.11. under 061 266 56 00 or at info@mkb.notexisting@nodomain.comch

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Furoshiki, Washi und Co. – Geschenke verpacken auf japanische Art

Guided tour

Enlightened
29 November 2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Guided tour
Enlightened
The Realm of the Buddhas
29 November 2020, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

What is so captivating about the Buddha? What makes his teachings so appealing? The guided tour offers enlightenment.

> With Sabine Rotach

> In German

15 participants at most, registration possible under +41 61 266 56 00 or at info@mkb.notexisting@nodomain.comch

Admission fee

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Grasping anthropology

Encounters with the Buddha
2 December 2020 18:00 - 19:30 PM
Grasping anthropology
Encounters with the Buddha
2 December 2020, 18:00 - 19:30 PM

What makes Buddhism so popular? What kind of transformations and reinterpretations has the Buddha’s teachings experienced in their more than two-thousand-year history? We invite you to explore the many facets of Buddhism and learn more about it through its imagery and ideas.

> With the curators Stephanie Lovász and Ursula Regehr

> In German

15 participants at most, registration possible under +41 61 266 56 00 or at info@mkb.notexisting@nodomain.comch

Admission fee

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Guided tour

Enlightened
6 December 2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Guided tour
Enlightened
6 December 2020, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Why does the Buddha fascinate so many people? What makes his teachings so appealing? The guided tour offers enlightenment.

> With Sarah Labhardt

> In German

15 participants at most, registration possible under +41 61 266 56 00 or at info@mkb.notexisting@nodomain.comch

Free entry

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Kids and families

Shining lotus blossoms
6 December 2020 13:00 - 17:00 PM
Leuchtende Lotosblüten
Kids and families
Shining lotus blossoms
6 December 2020, 13:00 - 17:00 PM

The lotus is a special flower. All dirt seems to magically pearl off which is why the lotus flower stands for purity in Buddhism. Using paper and colours we make a lotus lamp to guide us through the dark days ahead.

> With Leah Vogler, Learning and Programmes

> Material CHF 5.–

15 participants at the same time at most, registration not necessary.

Free entry

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Leuchtende Lotosblüten

Visitors with special needs

Enlightened
6 December 2020 15:00 - 16:00 PM
Visitors with special needs
Enlightened
6 December 2020, 15:00 - 16:00 PM

What is so captivating about the Buddha? What makes his teachings so appealing? The guided tour offers enlightenment.

> With Lua Leirner

> In German sign language

15 participants at most, registration possible under +41 61 266 56 00 or at info@mkb.notexisting@nodomain.comch

Free entry

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Special event

Artfully wrapped
12 December 2020 12:00 - 16:00 PM
Kunstvoll verpackt
Special event
Artfully wrapped
12 December 2020, 12:00 - 16:00 PM

Our museum shop offers gifts for all ages and occasions. In addition, this weekend we provide a special pre-Xmas service: no matter whether it’s a shawl, jewellery, a book, or a game – we wrap all your gifts Japanese style.

Admission fee

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Kunstvoll verpackt

Guided tour

Enlightened
13 December 2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Guided tour
Enlightened
Die Welt der Buddhas
13 December 2020, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

What is so captivating about the Buddha? What makes his teachings so appealing? The guided tour offers enlightenment.

> With Nadja Breger

> In German

15 participants at most, registration possible under +41 61 266 56 00 or at info@mkb.notexisting@nodomain.comch

Admission fee

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Special event

Artfully wrapped
13 December 2020 12:00 - 16:00 PM
Kunstvoll verpackt
Special event
Artfully wrapped
13 December 2020, 12:00 - 16:00 PM

Our museum shop offers gifts for all ages and occasions. In addition, this weekend we provide a special pre-Xmas service: no matter whether it’s a shawl, jewellery, a book, or a game – we wrap all your gifts Japanese style.

> Calendar
> PDF

Kunstvoll verpackt

Guided tour

Enlightened
20 December 2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Guided tour
Enlightened
Die Welt der Buddhas
20 December 2020, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

What is so captivating about the Buddha? What makes his teachings so appealing? The guided tour offers enlightenment.

> With Sarah Labhardt

> In German

15 participants at most, registration possible under +41 61 266 56 00 or at info@mkb.notexisting@nodomain.comch

Admission fee

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Guided tour

Memory
27 December 2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Guided tour
Memory
Momente des Erinnerns und Vergessens
27 December 2020, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The exhibition playfully reveals practices by which people commemorate important moments in life, but quickly also forget about them again. From birth to death, significant events are passed down by word of mouth, chiselled in stone, or, as the case may be, kept secret.

> With Eli Wilhelm

> In German

15 participants at most, registration possible under +41 61 266 56 00 or at info@mkb.notexisting@nodomain.comch

Admission fee

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05.07.2024
Exhibtion

Memory

Moments of Remembering and Forgetting

as of June 26, 2020

Remembering and forgetting are ever-present features of life. The exhibition playfully reveals the manifold practices people rely on to recall specific moments in life, from birth to death, but also to forget about them. War and peace, colonialism and independence: the exhibits on display show similarities and differences in how significant events in society are passed on by word of mouth, carved in stone, or, as the case may be, never disclosed.


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Picture Gallery
106 Bruchstücke der Berliner Mauer; Berlin, Deutschland; 1989; Stein, Beton, Farbe; Slg. Theo Gantner, Geschenk 1991, VI 64762
400 charro-Totenreiter, Revolutionär; Mexiko-Stadt, Mexiko; vor 1996; Papiermaché, Farbe, Papier, Holz, Eisen; Slg. Robert und Cécile Hiltbrand-Grimmeisen, RH 16137
234 Lintel 3, Tempel IV Tikal; Maya; Tikal, Guatemala; 746/747; Zapoteholz (Achras zapota L.), Farbpigmente; Slg. Carl Gustav Bernoulli 1878, IVb 52.01
264-266 Drei Ahnenmasken; Guarani; San Antonio de Parapeti, Santa Cruz, Bolivien; 1964; Holz, Farbpigmente; Slg. Borys Malkin, Kauf 1966, IVc 10874, IVc 10877, IVc 10878
217 Montage aus 10 numerischen khipu und Einzelschnüren; Peru; 1400-1530; Baumwolle, gezwirnt; vermutlich Slg. Eduard Gaffron, IVc 366.03
314 Erzählaltar kavad; Mewar-Distrikt, Rajasthan, Indien; Ende 20. Jh.; Holz, bemalt und lackiert, Metall; Kunstpalast Düsseldorf, Geschenk 2012, IIa 11492
235 Mapa de Tecamachalco (Lienzo Vischer I); wahrscheinlich 16.-18 Jh., evtl. früher; Region um Tecamachalco, Puebla, Mexiko; Leder, Kalk, Mais-Stärke, Farbe; Slg. Lukas Vischer 1844, IVb 754
Picture Gallery
Impressions
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