Compilation of the first six stations of the BLOCH art project:
Urnäsch – St.Gallen – Bern – Berlin – Shanghai – North Dakota (2011-2014).
Bloch is currently on display @ Hjemkomst Center / Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County in Moorhead / Minnesota USA (until March 10).
Bloch is part of the exhibition “Fremd bin ich ausgezogen” at Heidelberger Kunstverein/Germany (until Feb. 1, 2015) which takes a look at a specific habitus of the artist, that of a travelling existence. It thematizes conditions, strategies and specific working methods of travelling artists. – including works by Guy Ben-Ner, EVA & ADELE, Jürgen Minus Delta t, HA Schult and others.
They show all Bloch videos together with six folk art paintings by Marc Trachsler.
The latest painting of folk artist Marc Trachsler:
Bloch in North Dakota (in the style of Appenzell Senntumsmalerei)
We are happy to present BLOCH North Dakota, a video summary from the 6th station of the Bloch World Tour. As always beautifully shot and edited by Fabian Kaiser.
With artworks by Izu Becic, Pieper Bloomquist, Rex Cook, Eldeen Geist, Dakota Goodhouse, John and Margaret Gross, Eddie Gudmundson, Dean Hagen and Apprentices, Christian Hansen, Dan and Owen Jerome, Morgan Johnson, Frank Kunz, Bud Larsen, Larry Longtine, Molly McLain, Bill Lowman, Vaishali Mohite, Linda Olson, Guy Paulson, Ruth Severson, Michael Strand, Dawn Summerall, Maureen Williams, Drex Young, Laura Youngbird, Marvin Youngman (all from North Dakota)
Pieper Bloomquist from Grand Forks painted to Bloch adventures in an amazing Dalmalling (Swedish Dala Painting) on Canvas.
Coverage about Bloch’s US adventures in the local Swiss newspaper “Appenzeller Zeitung”. download
Marc Trachsler did it again. His latest painting of the Bloch journey features the printing action at Kunstgiesserei St.Gallen. Find the movie here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2wHBJrkGrr8