100 years Dürrenmatt at the CDN

2021 feiert das CDN den hundertsten Geburtstag von Friedrich Dürrenmatt (1921–1990). Der Schwerpunkt liegt dabei auf dem Dialog zwischen Dürrenmatts bildnerischem und literarischem Werk.

Mit einer erneuerten Dauerausstellung, einem innovativen Schaudepot, Sonderausstellungen und einem neuen Angebot an Führungen lässt Sie das CDN in das facettenreiche Werk von Friedrich Dürrenmatt eintauchen.

Das vollständige Programm zum 100. Geburtstag ist unter folgendem Link verfügbar:

expo permanente

Rediscover Dürrenmatt in a revamped permanent exhibition

The permanent exhibition at the CDN is being transformed to enable everyone to rediscover Friedrich Dürrenmatt and his work, with new features including interactive terminals and an open storage area.

Friedrich Dürrenmatt et la Suisse

Friedrich Dürrenmatt and Switzerland – Fictions and metaphors

March 3rd - July 4th 2021

This exhibition will reveal how Friedrich Dürrenmatt viewed, wrote about and drew Switzerland in the second half of the 20th century.

Friedrich Dürrenmatt et le monde

Friedrich Dürrenmatt and the World

17th July – 21th November 2021

The temporary exhibition follows Dürrenmatt's travels around the globe. Between deep roots in Switzerland and international circulation, the writer and painter's inner and outer worlds are bound together.

caricatures

Friedrich Dürrenmatt – Caricatures

Dates to follow.

This exhibition is devoted to the caricatures of Friedrich Dürrenmatt, who considered this art form a weapon of the human spirit.

Parcours et détours avec Friedrich Dürrenmatt

Wege und Umwege mit Friedrich Dürrenmatt

Jointly published by Steidl, Diogenes and the CDN, a major publication explores the complementary aspects of Dürrenmatt’s pictorial and literary oeuvre. The first of three volumes will appear early 2021.