Symposium ‚Why this World‘

Kubik Gallery, Lytomysl, Czech Republic

1. - 7. September 2019

on invitation from Lorenzo Benedetti uad Adam Budak

Stefan Burger, Katalin Deér, Habima Fuchs, Jitka Hanzlovà, Sara Masüger, Ilona Ruegg, Katerina Vincourovà

Curator Adam Budak

Equation - Ilona Ruegg
new work produced during the Symposium, Equation of Loss, Ilona Ruegg

Art and Architecture 2020

I am happy to announce winning competition for Art and Architecture

ERZ Work Yard Herdernstrasse, Zurich Ausser-Sihl


POOL Architects, Zurich
Execution Art Foundry St. Gallen

What remains in the waste recycling chain are metallic and mineral substances. From them, two skips are cast in a special open casting process. These are positioned in an open part of the building exposed to the weather.

DRIVER - Ilona Ruegg
Double container, cast out of its content, obtained materials from recycling process




From Mid November to January 2019 I have spent in the Guest Studio in Gitterwerk, St. Gallen. We have been working on my project ERLKING with test casts in the Foundry. Also works on paper have come about in the series of HOME PLOT

DRIVER - Ilona Ruegg
aluminium cast of card board, covering wall part of hunting stand

Art and Architecture 2017

I am pleased that my project FUND has been successful in the competition Art and Architecture (by invitation) of the upper school Weiden, Jona.

Architects: Karamuk + Kuo, Zürich and atelier tp, Rapperswil Jona

9 Beton Blocks, which had been removed from the old base plate, have been coated in parts. In October they will be placed in groups of three on the new base plate (recreation area) which had to be adapted to the new extension building.

ON THE ROAD - Ilona Ruegg
FUND models with fractures and core drilling holes

HOT SPOT _ work grant 2017

I am pleased that my work HOT SPOT has received a work grant from the City of Zurich.

The show in the Museum Helmhaus is still on until 27th of August.

ON THE ROAD - Ilona Ruegg

Conference 2 _ work grant 2016

I am pleased to announce that my work CONFERENCE 2 has received a work grant from the Kanton Zürich.

ON THE ROAD - Ilona Ruegg