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During his lifelong research on graffiti as an ephemeral phenomenon Thierry Furger developed his iconic style called Buffed Paintings. For the new series at Kolly Gallery Furger buffs famous quotes form 13th to 18th Januar 2020.

Press Release

Since 2007 Thierry Furger has been researching the transience and aesthetics of illegal tags and pieces. During his research on the ephemeral phenomenon, the series Buffed Paintings developed. As an artist and observer of society, Furger explores the aesthetic forms of graffiti culture.
During Furger’s long-term observations of the aesthetics of graffiti the cleaning traces inspired Furger’s own …

Since 2007 Thierry Furger has been researching the transience and aesthetics of illegal tags and pieces. During his research on the ephemeral phenomenon, the series Buffed Paintings developed. As an artist and observer of society, Furger explores the aesthetic forms of graffiti culture.
During Furger’s long-term observations of the aesthetics of graffiti the cleaning traces inspired Furger’s own formal aesthetic characteristics. Furger’s artistic practice is explained as follow- ing. First, he sprays tags, throw up and pieces on metal or aluminium boards. Afterwards, they are cleaned or …

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Seefeldstrasse 52
Zürich, Zürich, CH
Monday, Sunday, Closed
Tuesday–Friday, 11am–6pm
Saturday, 11am–2pm