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11 Whimsical Animal Drawings by Leupin

Leupin’s cheerful and brightly colored posters had a stunning visual impact, and the new approach became enormously successful in commercial art...
Street Art in Zurich - Cowboy

15 Pictures of Street Art in Switzerland

Street art has been thriving in Switzerland as of lately. A five minute train ride through any urban area is guaranteed to reveal less than a dozen un-sprayed surfaces anymore...

A Primer on Naïve Swiss Art from Appenzell

Switzerland is not particularly known for its art, but one of the most recognizable art styles in Switzerland is called naïve art...
Salon du Chocolat - Thomas Müller Chocolatier

The Latest Chocolate Innovations from Switzerland

How come Zürich never had a chocolate exhibit like the Salon du Chocolat before? This simple question hunted me the entire night at the opening event as I wandered among the melting chocolate flavors and finger-licking samples...

25 Swiss Nobel Prize Laureates

While the definition of what constitutes a Swiss Nobel Prize Winner can be tricky, the fact is that Switzerland boasts an astonishing number of Nobel Prizes per capita...

Beautiful Origami Art Made in Luzern

Scissors and glue are two items which cannot be found in Sipho Mabona’s studio in Luzern, Switzerland. Because this artist was born with a natural gift which requires no tools other than his fingers: Paper folding.

Swiss Netflix for Art

If you have some high-profile guests coming to your apartment,…

Urban Renewal - One LEGO Brick at a Time

Buildings in Switzerland are constructed to last for centuries. I don’t think this is too bold of a statement. But even the most sturdy building sometimes needs some tender love and care, which is exactly what dispatchwork is providing...

Real Fiction Cinema in Zürich (Video Inside!)

So we checked out the number 1 free thing to do in Zürich yesterday,…