Scent Festival – Festival der Düfte
- October 17 – 22, 2017
The Schloss Wildegg in Aargau, Switzerland, is literally covered in scent for a few days. Experts are recreating the history of the castle with different scents in each room. Get all the info on the Festival Website. The teatime-illustrator Lawrence Grimm added cartoons for the brochure and has a little exhibition of original scent cartoons in the bistro. Get a taste (or let's say a scent) of the illustrations right here:
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That's all Folks! / More to come...
- April 9, 2017
The exhibition of "Teatime for a Universe" in the gallery "sam scherrer contemporary" is over. It was well visited, lots of cartoons found their way to new owners, and the whole thing was rounded up with an insightful artists' talk.
"Teatime for a Universe" is now planning the next steps towards its future.
Invitation to the Finissage with a "Künstlergespräch" – Teatime with Laura de Weck and Lawrence Grimm
- April 8, 2017
During the finissage of the current exhibition in the gallery sam scherrer contemporary Laura de Weck and Lawrence Grimm talk about his cartoons and the connection to film and theatre (they both attended the same youth theatre group many years ago).
P.s. Check out the exhibition catalog with lots of cartoons and an introduction by Dr. phil. Rudolf Velhagen.
Visit the current Exhibition in the Zurich Gallery sam scherrer contemporary
- March 11 – April 8, 2017
- Opening hours
Thu – Fri 14.00 – 18.00, Sat 12.00 – 16.00
Mon – Wed anytime by appointment
- Details: www.samscherrer.ch
- (This event is over:)
The cartoonist is present during opening hours – for tea-tours through the gallery
Saturday, March 25, 12.00 – 16.00
Last Night's Vernissage
- March 11, 2017
Last night, March 10, was the vernissage of the new exhibition of "Teatime for a Universe" in the gallery sam scherrer contemporary. Lawrence Grimm (with a striped pullover on the foto) explained the "Butterfly Wall" to the numerous audience, whereas not only the frames are mirrored on the right and left, but also the themes, e.g. if there's a cat-cartoon on the right, there's also one one on the left in the same distance from the center... (however, it's unclear if these cats know each other).
- March 9, 2017
Read what the "Züritipp" says about the current exhibition here | by Paulina Szczesniak
Online Cartoon Kaleidoscope with over 100 Cartoons
- February 25, 2017
The whimsical illustrations of "Teatime for a Universe" are now tea-tagged and categorized in a cartoon kaleidoscope, so they can be explored from multiple angles. To make this possible cartoonist Lawrence Grimm and developer Fabian Thommen have created this new website. To see all cartoons scroll down the main page.
sam scherrer contemporary presents Lawrence Grimm – Teatime for a Universe
- Coming up March 2017
Lots of new cartoons about life, love, loops and loners, a light lagoon glowing in the dark and a robot riding towards destiny...
- Vernissage: gallery sam scherrer contemporary
Friday, March 10, 2017, 18.00 – 20.00
The event is listed on Facebook
March 11 – April 8, 2017
- The cartoonist is present
Saturday, March 25, 12.00 – 16.00
Saturday, April 8, 12.00 – 16.00 including:
- "Künstlergespräch" Teatime with Laura de Weck and Lawrence Grimm
April 8, 15.00 – 16.00
Accompanying text: Lawrence Grimm, born in Zurich 1978, is of Australian, German, Swiss nationality. After being involved in acting for years, he studied film at the Zurich University of the Arts, won various short film prizes and was voted Student Academy Award finalist for his diploma film. The experience of telling stories in pictures he has transferred to the world of cartoons and illustrations, scribbling moments of life, love, loops and loners in black ink. His cartoons have been displayed in exhibitions and are online. www.teatimeforauniverse.com
Thank you: The Acostas, Eric Andreae, Laura de Weck, Rolf, Claude Hess, Andreas Müller, Kati Rickenbach, Mike Rutman, Conrad Schmallfuss, Gregg Skerman, Rudolf Velhagen, buildup helpers, the Strapaziners and Sam Scherrer's team
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