Katja Jug

Visiting Scholar (May 2020-Jul 2020)

Swiss-born Katja Jug is a visual artist and researcher based in Zurich. She holds a BA in Studies in Art, Design and Media from Zurich University of the Arts (ZHdK) and a MA in Contemporary Arts Practice from Bern University of the Arts (BUA). She presents her work as staged photographs, installations, happenings, and artists's books. She has participated in solo and group shows in Switzerland and abroad and has been the recipient of various grants and awards. Her work explores topics relating to everyday life such as climate, food and constructions of identity.

Selected Publications

"Essen und Erinnerung," in SAFARI, Projekte u. Reflexionen zur Kulturvermittlung in der Schule, G. Hamer (eds.), Baden: Hier und Jetzt Verlag, 2019.

"HDB Insights," ARCH+, Journal for Architecture and Urbanism, No. 227, Vietnam, Die Rückkehr des Klimas, Aachen, 2017.

"HDB Insights," FCL Magazine, Natural Ventilation Revisited, Sascha Roesler (eds.), Singapore ETH Centre, 2015.

Hermes Kochbuch, artist`s book, 296 pages, 100 copies, Bern, 2013.

Artistic contribution, in LebensMittel Essen und Trinken in den Künsten und Kulturen, Ottmar Ette / Veronika Sellier / Yvette Sánchez (eds.), Diaphanes: Zurich, 2013.


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Visiting artist Katja Jug holds exhibition: "Artist's Book—Frozen Unfrozen"