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Helvetia Art Collection, Switzerland
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Hans Danuser: Joggeli, 2014.
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Pipilotti Rist: Aufgeweckter Rosenscheitel, 2014
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Claudio Moser: Wallside, 2002 © 2017, ProLitteris, Zurich
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Eva Aeppli: Venus, 1975/76
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Helvetia Art Foyer in Basel

About the collection

Exhibition public space:

Helvetia Art Foyer

Steinengraben 25

4051 Basel

 

open to the public every Thursday

4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Website:
www.helvetia.com/ch/content/en/about-us/commitments/art/art-collection.html


Launch year:
1943

Number of artworks:
1700

Artistic domain:

Paintings, sculptures, photos, drawings.

Status of collection:
National

Commission program / Site-specific order(s) :

- Pipilotti Rist
- Hans Danuser
- Daniel Robert Hunziker

Prize(s):

Helvetia Art Prize
(formerly Nationale Suisse Art Prize)

Conditions of eligibility:
The Helvetia Art Prize, launched in 2004, is intended to give a helping hand to graduates in visual and media arts from the Swiss universities of applied sciences. It emphasizes the long-term commitment of the company to Swiss art.

Reward:
The Helvetia Art Prize consists of prize money of  CHF 15,000, plus the opportunity for the artist to exhibit his/her work at the international art fair LISTE, Art Fair Basel

Name of the last laureates:

2017: Andriu Deplazes

2016: STELLA
2015: Dijan Kahrimanovic
2014: Thomas Moor
2013 : Michael Meier and Christoph Franz
2012 : Kathrin Affentranger
2011 : Josse Bailly
2010 : Elisa Larvego

Helvetia Versicherungen, Switzerland

Launch year:
1858

International presence:
Switzerland, Germany, Austria, Spain, Italy, France

Profile of the company:
Insurance.

Annual revenue:
CHF 7 767 Mio. (2014)

Number of employees:
7 012