Hibou Pèlerin
For many years, Hibou Pèlerin has been flying to historical and cultural exhibitions. For the blog of the Swiss National Museum, Pèlerin picks one or the other goody and presents them here.

3. July 2019

Nature | 20th / 21st century | Society | Culture | Review | Featured

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Design as a band-aid for nature

Under the title ‘Broken Nature’, the XXII Triennale di Milano showcases original contributions to the climate debate from the perspective of design, art and applied science.

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22. March 2019

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Earplugs alone are not enough

The Museum of Communication is rethinking the limitations of what can be exhibited with an interactive listening circuit at its exhibition on silence.

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24. January 2019

20th / 21st century | Culture | World of museums | Review | Featured

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Feeling the heartbeat of the museum

His idiosyncratic aesthetic has made film director Wes Anderson famous. Now, working with Juma Malouf, he has set up an exhibition at the Kunsthistorisches Museum in Vienna. The result: a contemporary cabinet of curiosities.

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14. December 2018

War/battle | 20th / 21st century | Politics | Review | Featured

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From Buchenwald to the Zugerberg

After the Second World War, young survivors of Nazi concentration camps were brought to Switzerland to recover. The Burg Zug Museum is exhibiting drawings by the so-called “Buchenwald children” for the very first time.

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14. December 2017

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Opulence and openness

A cultural history of opera at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.

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