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"Armand Schulthess, Il giardino enciclopedico" (Armand Schulthess, the encyclopedic garden) at the Museo d'arte della Svizzera italiana, Lugano, from March 19 to June 19, 2016

19.03.2016 - vie

At the age of fifty, Armand Schulthess left his job as a government clerk to settle in the Ticino. Here he went on to...

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Shedding some light on the "La petite brute" Collection

17.03.2016 - recherche

LA PETITE BRUTE [a play on the term "art brut] features not only naive and "brut" art pieces but, too, unusual folk...

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Changing Life: a show by Alexis Forestier with André Robillard

15.03.2016 - general

The "Art et déchirure" Festival - Maison de l'Université Mont-Saint AignanChanging Life: a show by Alexis Forestier...

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New edition of "L'Art Brut" by Michel Thévoz

15.03.2016 - recherche

Nowadays, art brut is firmly entrenched in art history: the collection that Jean Dubuffet initiated, housed in...

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Mister John's Tours

13.03.2016 - general

Throughout the entire year, Romain Daroles, an actor graduate of "La Manufacture" (French-speaking Switzerland's...

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Seminar "De la trinité en déroute au sinthome"

12.03.2016 - recherche

"De la trinité en déroute au sinthome" [from the routed trinity to the sinthome] SeminarSeminar led by  Lise...

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Anniversary celebration weekend at the Collection de l'Art Brut!

08.03.2016 - vie

Celebration weekend at the Collection de l'Art Brut!On Friday March 4th, some 600 people flocked to the Opening...

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"Special encounters" throughout the year 2016 at the Collection de l'Art Brut

05.03.2016 - general

Throughout the year 2016, the Collection de l'Art Brut will be inviting outstanding figures from the realm of culture...

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Anniversary weekend

04.03.2016 - vie

Museum entry and activities free of charge.March 4, 6PM: Opening Reception for the exhibition, open to the...

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La Narration du quotidien: exposition au f'ar lausanne

03.03.2016 - general

Jeudi 3 mars 2016, à 12h, l’exposition la narration du quotidien ouvre ses portes au forum d’architectures, aunuméro...

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02.03.2016 - general

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The newspaper 24 heures pays tribute to the Collection de l'Art Brut

27.02.2016 - vie

"En un mot, c’est LA collection!" (In short, it is THE collection!)Just when art brut has become all the rage, the...

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Call for contributions: Art Brut News and Critical Stakes

16.02.2016 - recherche

A colloquium on the continuation of the Interdisciplinary PhD Program at the University of Lausanne (Fdi, UNIL),...

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february 16: closed for renovation

16.02.2016 - vie

February 16th: closed for renovation***Thank you for your understanding***

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Art Brut Week end at cinema City Club Pully

06.02.2016 - general

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Archives cantonales vaudoises [Canton of Vaud archives] : 2016 Annual exhibition and conference series

25.01.2016 - recherche

Psychiatric archives: "Should one see the doctor ?" Contribution for the debate on personal data protectionArchives...

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The French creator Michel Nedjar honored the Collection de l'Art Brut with a major bequest in late 2015.

19.01.2016 - vie

Last year, the Collection de l'Art Brut received a major bequest by the French creator Michel Nedjar. Thus, one...

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Art Brut in America: The Incursion of Jean Dubuffet exhibition in New York and Swiss press

15.12.2015 - vie

New York Times, Dubuffet’s Art Brut Outsiders, on View at the American Folk Art MuseumObserver/ culture, 12 Things to...

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Buy X-Mas presents at the Collection de l'Art Brut boutique

15.12.2015 - vie

Looking for Xmas gifts?Blackstock 2016 calendar CHF 29.-Blackstock 500pce puzzle CHF 29.-Available at the museum...

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Lucienne Peiry signs her latest book: Bonhomme d'Art Brut [Art Brut bloke]

02.12.2015 - general

Lucienne Peiry signs her latest book,  Bonhomme d'Art Brut, at Payot LausanneWednesday, December 2nd, from 4:30...

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