Annette Amberg is an artist and curator. She is the director of Coalmine – Raum für Fotografie, in Winterthur, where she recently presented solo projects by Jiajia Zhang, Lena Maria Thüring, and James Bantone among others. Amberg has organized exhibitions and held curatorial positions at Kunsthalle Basel, and at Shedhalle and Strauhof, both in Zurich. Her own artistic works have been shown at the Istituto Svizzero, Rome, Kunsthaus Glarus, and Aargauer Kunsthaus, in Aarau. She has been a guest lecturer at ZHdK, Zurich, HEAD – Genève, and the Hochschule für Gestaltung und Kunst, in Basel.
Scientific observation put to the test by photographic observation
In recent years, the Photography Pool of HEAD – Genève has organised two transversal workshops in collaboration with CERN, the EPFL’s Biophore and the Geneva Astronomical Observatory. In 2017-2018, the “Figures” workshop…