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Through Walls and Layers. Cross Sections in Art and Science
2 May – 30 June 2019

  Press release: Through Walls and Layers
  Figures and caption: Through Walls and Layers
  List of exhibited works


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Gritsch Querschnitte Pollack Graphische Sammlung ETH Zürich
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Fig. 1

Stefan Gritsch (*1951)
ORGAN, 1990-2019
Acrylic volumes (two-piece), 14 x 9.5 x 9 cm
© Courtesy of the artist
Emch Querschnitte Pollack Graphische Sammlung ETH Zürich
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Fig. 2

Peter Emch (*1945)
Stieleiche / Quercus robur (split version), 2000
print from the cycle: Holzdrucke, woodcut on Japan paper
133 x 97 cm
Graphische Sammlung ETH Zürich / © Peter Emch
Ramelli Querschnitte Pollack Graphische Sammlung ETH Zürich
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Fig. 3

Copper engraving after Agostino Ramelli (1531-1600), from:
Le diverse et artificiose machine del Capitano Agostino Ramelli, Paris, 1588
27.5 x 36.4 cm
Graphische Sammlung ETH Zürich
Ramelli Querschnitte Pollack Graphische Sammlung ETH Zürich
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Fig. 3

Copper engraving after Agostino Ramelli (1531-1600), from:
Le diverse et artificiose machine del Capitano Agostino Ramelli, Paris, 1588
27.5 x 36.4 cm
Graphische Sammlung ETH Zürich
Merian Graphische Sammlung ETH Zürich
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Fig. 4

Maria Sibylla Merian (1647-1717)
Hand-coloured copper engraving from:
Veranderingen der Surinaamsche Insecten / De Europische Insecten, Amsterdam, 1730
51.5 x 37.1 cm
Graphische Sammlung ETH Zürich
Thomas Mnnn Querschnitte Pollack Graphische Sammlung ETH Zürich
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Fig. 5

Agate slice, polished
from Thomas Mann's desk 18 x 6.5 x 2 cm
Thomas Mann Archives ETH Zurich
Sternwarte Querschnitte Pollack Graphische Sammlung ETH Zürich
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Fig. 6

Gottfried Semper (1803-1879)
Observatory of the Swiss Federal Polytechnic in Zurich, 1861
North-South section, pencil, pen and ink, watercolour painting in red, ochre and yellow on drawing paper, 62.2 x 87.6 cm
gta-Archiv, Institute for the History and Theory of Architecture, ETH Zurich
Ungerer Querschnitte Pollack Graphische Sammlung ETH Zürich
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Fig. 7

Tomi Ungerer (1931-2019)
Print from the series Fornicon, 1970
Offset in black on graph paper
38 x 29 cm
Graphische Sammlung ETH Zürich / © Tomi Ungerer
Bourgery Querschnitte Pollack Graphische Sammlung ETH Zürich
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Fig. 8

Nicolas Henri Jacob (1782-1771)
Hand coloured lithograph after a drawing by Nicolas Henri Jacob (1782-1771), from:
Jean Baptiste Marc Bourgery: Médicine Opératoire, Paris, 1840
31.2 x 42.1 cm
Graphische Sammlung ETH Zürich
Escher Querschnitte Pollack Graphische Sammlung ETH Zürich
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Fig. 9

Arnold Escher (1807-1872) and Albert Heim (1849-1937)
Profile relief of the Säntis Mountains, 19th c.
Scale: 1:25,000
Earth Science Collections ETH Zurich

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Archive

2019

 Press release: Ding/Unding
 Figures and Captions: Ding/Unding
 List of exhibited works:_Ding/Unding

2018

List of exhibited works: Sweet Nothings by Thomas Schütte
Press release: Sweet Nothings. Print series by Thomas Schütte
Figures and captions: Sweet Nothings. Print series  by Thomas Schütte
Press release: RELAX (chiarenza & hauser & co)
Figures and captions: RELAX (chiarenza & hauser & co)
Press release: Irene Kopelman
Figures and captions: Irene Kopelman
Press release: Turning Points
Figures and captions: Turning Points

2017

Press release: Learning to draw
Figures and captions: Learning to draw
Press release: On Series, Scenes and Sequences
Figures and captions: On Series, Scenes and Sequences
Press release: Reaper
Figures and captions: Reaper
Press release: Eternal Present
List of works:_Eternal_Present

2016

  Press release: The true treasure of a banker
   List of works: The true treasures
  Press release: Bryan Cyril Thurston – WHO CAN TURN SKIES BACK AND BEGIN AGAIN
  Press release: Karl Friedrich Schinkels – Collection of Architectural Design
  Press release: André Thomkins – The Zurich Years
  Press release: Della Grafica Veneziana – The Age of Anton Maria Zanetti (1680-1767)

2015

  Press release: ANDY WARHOL – THE LIFE YEARS 1949-1959
  Press release: Daniel Breu – Pencil on paper
  Press release: Réflexions sur l’espace et le temps – Works on Paper by Érik Desmazières
  Press release: Matt Mullican – Prints and drawings

2014

  Press release: A Feast for the Eyes – Eating, Drinking and Table-Talk
  Press release: Annelies Štrba – Madonnas
  Press release: MIREILLE GROS – OUVRIR LES ARCHIVES
  Press release: Erik Steinbrecher – Books & Prints

2013

  Press release: Dialogue with Drawings – 15th to 18th Century Works from the Robert Landolt Collection
  Press release: Shadow Journeys – Etchings by Peter Bräuninger
  Press release: Faces of Distinction – Anthony van Dyck and his portrait of a illustrious circle
  Press release: Fischli & Weiss and Friends

2012

  Press release: Between the Lines – Series of Graphics by Louise Bourgeois
  Press release: IAN ANÜLL – EDITIONS
  Press release: The letter as art – The works of  Imre Reiner