Morné Ben Swanpoel
Born 1971 in South Africa. Lives and works in Switzerland since 2006.
Focal areas: Sculpture, Drawing and Art Teaching.

 

Education
2015-2016 Teaching Diploma ‘Werken Sek I’ – Teaching University of Zürich
2008-2010 Master of Art in Fine Arts, Major ‘Art Teaching’ – Teaching Diploma ‘BG Sek II’ – University of Luzern
1998-2000 Bachelor of Art in Fine Arts, Major ‘Sculpture’ – Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Port Elizabeth
1991-1992 Study Graphic Design – Technical University of Cape Town
 

 

Exhibitions
2017-2018 Waldhuus, Zürich
2017 Kunst Auktion, Kunsthalle Winterthur
2017 Seebad Utoquai, Zürich
2016 Halle 1020, Sulzerareal, Winterthur
2016 Villa Flora, Winterthur
2014-2015 Art Dock, Hartplatz, Zürich
2014-2015 Sihlquai55, Inspace, Zürich
2014 Altes Stadthaus, Winterthur
2013-2014 Stadtbibliothek Winterthur
2013 Schlosshalde Mörsburg, Winterthur
2013 Raiffeisen Bank Winterthur
2012 Kabinett Visarte, Zürich
2010 Randegg Schloss, Thayngen, Germany
2010 Kasernenplatz, Lucerne
2009 Projektraum Kreuzberg, Berlin
2008 Gallery Blaues Schild, Winterthur
2008 Kulturpavillion, Psychiatrische Klinik Wil/SG
2008 Sculpture Park Schoenberg Gunten/BE
2007 Gallery Mazzara & Mollwo, Riehen/BS
2006 Amden/SG
2005 Goethe Institut, Johannesburg
2004 f(x) Gallery, Taipei
2002 University of Stellenbosch Gallery, South Africa
2001 Knysna Fine Arts Gallery, Knysna, South Africa
2000 Technical University of Port Elizabeth, South Afrika
1999/2001 EPSAC Gallery, Port Elizabeth South Africa
1999 Carinus Art Centre, Grahamstown South Africa
1997 Primart Gallery, Claremont, South Africa
1995/2000 Bellville Association of Arts, Bellville, South Africa
1995 Sasol Art Museum Stellenbosch, South Africa
1995 Gallery Rust-und-Vreugt, Cape Town
1995 Association of Visual Arts, Cape Town
 

 

Art Awards
2008 Art Stipendium, Foundation Thorens, Basel
2001 Art Stipendium, Eastern Province Society of Arts, South Africa
1998 Prize for Sculptural Design, Vodacom, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
 

 

Sculpture Commissions
2009 Play Park Design & Realization, International School of Schaffhausen
2008 Play Park Design & Realization, Swiss International School, Winterthur
1999 Sculpture Commission, Vodacom Building, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
 

 

Art Teaching
2017-2019 Boarding School Redlikon (School for Special Education), Stäfa
2016-2017 Boarding School Heimgarten (School for Special Education), Bülach
2015-2017 Schule 15Plus (Heilpädagogische Schule Wetzikon)
2013-2015 Primary School Greifensee, ZH
2013-2014 Secondary School Gossau, ZH
2013 Heilpädagogische Schule Wetzikon und Primary School Rheinau, ZH
2012 Secondary School Feld, Winterthur
2008-2012 International School Winterthur
2010 Teachers University Thurgau
2007-2009 International School of Schaffhausen
2007-2008 Swiss International School, Winterthur
2003-2004 Shades of Blue Art Center, Taipei
2002 P.J.Olivier Art Centre, Stellenbosch, South Africa
2001 Russell Road College, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
2001 Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Port Elizabeth, South Africa