Frédéric Moser & Philippe Schwinger
Since 1988 Frédéric Moser (b.1966) and Philippe Schwinger (b.1961) have been collaborating, directing first an independent theatre company "l'atelier ici et maintenant" in Lausanne. Between 1993 and 1998 they studied at the Geneva University of Art and Design. They won the Swiss Art Award 3 times in a row (1998-99-2000) as well as the Providentia Young Art Prize. In 2001 they received the 6 month Scholarship from the Akademie Schloss Solitude in Stuttgart and in 2002 the One Year Studio in Berlin from the Swiss Federal Office of Culture. In 2003 they were invited to the first residence program at the Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle in Warsaw. They represented Switzerland at the 26th International Biennal of Contemporary Art of São Paulo in 2004. They participated in the exhibition “History Will Repeat Itself” held at Kunst Werke Berlin, traveling to Dortmund, Warsaw and Hong Kong in 2007. Solo exhibitions include Kunsthaus Zürich, Cornerhaus Manchester, Mamco Geneva and Bétonsalon Paris. They presently live in Neuchâtel.