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exhibition@museum - Johannes Gees

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artist@museum/downtown - johannes gees

Posted by annie 29May 9:33 PM


Johannes Gees *1960


What are your origins?
My origins are purely Swiss; however, the grandmother of my grandmother is supposed to be immigrated from northern Italy

Officially, you are a citizen of which country?

Where are the places that you have lived for more than 6 months?
Though I did a lot of travelling, I never settled lived in another country

Where do you live and work right now?

Is [the country you are living in now] your final destination? If not, then where else?
Heaven, probably. Maybe hell, but I don’t really think so. Being Swiss, you know

Name 3 changes you would like to see of Switzerland? (please answer even if you don’t live in Switzerland)
a. Send a Roma violin player to the next European Song Contest
b. Let the Swiss soccer team win. For a change
c. Turn Toni Brunner and that slut from the St. Galler Rheintal into gay-lesbian equal rights activists

If you are living elsewhere, name 3 changes you would like to see of that country you are living in now.

What is your favourite recipe?
Spaghetti with meatballs made of fennel sausages from the Macelleria Fulvi at Schöntalstsrasse in Zurich