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Exhibition«Art treasure from the town»

Exhibition«Art treasure from the town»

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Taken place at the Town House Dietikon from 5th till 19th of October 2014.

http://www.oltnertagblatt.ch/limmattal/region-limmattal/kunst-als-kreative-zeitzeugin-aus-dem-stadthaus-128433089

At The exhibition in the council hall of Dietikon was presented forty-five artworks painted by their urban artists. The collected pictures have been painted over the last sixty years.

Exhibition«Art treasure from the town»

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Taken place at the Town House Dietikon from 5th till 19th of October 2014.

http://www.oltnertagblatt.ch/limmattal/region-limmattal/kunst-als-kreative-zeitzeugin-aus-dem-stadthaus-128433089

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At The exhibition in the council hall of Dietikon was presented forty-five artworks painted by their urban artists. The collected pictures have been painted over the last sixty years.

This was agreat opportunity for the open public to seeartworks, which are owned by the city. Opening speech by city council Mr Jean–Pierre Balbiani has started the event.
Chosen pieces came mainly from the city archives or from closed premises of city hall. Some of them belong to a health care facility Ruggacker and a Local Museum Dietikon.

,,The city buys artworks according to theirs artistic quality.The pieces has to contain quality of artistic craftsmanship and a certain statement or a message.”

(Maya Herzik, Secretariat of culture)

Some of the presented works were from artists such as Bruno Weber, Gody Fäschs, René Gehrig, Gaby Hübscher, Arnold Dürst, Petra Burek und Christa Jordi-Frey.