Programme

The programme connects the entire Val Bregaglia (Switzerland-Italy) and continues to focus on this year's theme ‘Architecture and Gardens’.

The offer is also present in the MUVA App. Download the Graubünden Culture App and start navigating in Bregaglia: www.muva-app.ch

Booking via our website is required by 20:00 the previous evening.

Individual guided art tours will also be organised in Italian, German, French, Romansh or English.

Reservation requests for groups (schools or individuals) can be sent by e-mail to kunstvermittlung@biennale-bregaglia.ch


Opening ceremony: With aperitif, speeches, live music and free guided art tours

You are cordially invited to the opening ceremony of the BIENNALE BREGAGLIA 2024 in Bondo!

Greeting: Fernando Giovanoli, Mayor of the Municipality of Bregaglia.

Acknowledgements: Davide Fogliada, President Progetti d'arte in Val Bregaglia.

Introduction to the exhibition: Misia Bernasconi, curator BIENNALE BREGAGLIA 2024.

Musical accompaniment: CINZIA & Band, Scuol.

In case of rain, the opening will take place in the St. Martin's Church nearby.


Guided art tour (DE) free of charge

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE) free of charge

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (EN) free of charge

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in English.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT) free of charge

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


TiM/TaM guided tour (IT/DE) free of charge

The artistic interventions are viewed from a personal perspective together with Ursula Fogliada-Salis from Bergell.

This experience will be recorded in the museum with two photos and a new story in the spirit of TiM - Tandem.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian and/or German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE) free of charge

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE) free of charge

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (EN) free of charge

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in English.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT) free of charge

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE) free of charge

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE) free of charge

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (EN) free of charge

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in English.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT) free of charge

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE) free of charge

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (EN) free of charge

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in English.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE) free of charge

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT) free of charge

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


TiM/TaM guided tour (IT/DE) free of charge

The artistic interventions are viewed from a personal perspective together with Ursula Fogliada-Salis from Bergell.

This experience will be recorded in the museum with two photos and a new story in the spirit of TiM - Tandem.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian and/or German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


The gardens of Bondo: from the palace garden to the edge of the forest and back (DE/EN)

In 2009, the Salis Gardens in Bregaglia were awarded the Schulthess Garden Prize by the Swiss Heritage Society. What plant treasures grow in and around Bondo? Landscape architect and Bondo resident Jane Bihr-de Salis takes us on a journey of discovery through the green spaces of the Alpine village.

In collaboration with: Jane Bihr-de Salis, landscape architect BSLA.

This guided tour is conducted in German and English.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Ecology, nature reserves and artificial architecture (DE)

Isola is the first fraction of Bregaglia after the Engadin and is located halfway along Lake Sils. How do you live in a protected area? How is it looked after? Discussion about nature and landscape conservation as well as tourism, everyday life and agricultural use. Between the past, the present and the future.

In collaboration with Pro Lei da Segl.

Isola can be reached by boat in 15 minutes and on foot in approx. 1 hour from Maloja.

This event will be held in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Architecture Maloggia: Which masterplan? Conference, exhibition opening and book launch (IT/DE)

To mark the opening of the temporary exhibition in the studio of the Italian painter Giovanni Segantini (1858-1899) and Open Doors Engadin, we would like to present the new book dedicated to the Segantini House (Skira 2024) and reflect on spatial planning in Maloja.

The talk will take place amidst the extraordinary architecture of the Atelier Segantini, which was designed for a panorama of the Engadine Alps on the occasion of the Paris World Exhibition (1900).

Afterwards we invite you to an aperitif in the beautiful garden.

In collaboration with: Atelier Segantini, Maloja.

This event will be held in Italian and German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Concert Festival da Jazz St. Moritz

In the summer of 2024 Festival da Jazz takes place for the 17th time. Festival da Jazz St.Moritz is characterised by a closeness to the artists that is now rare.

Stars and legends such as Al Jarreau, Chick Correa, Diana Krall, Nigel Kennedy and many others have performed in this extremely intimate setting.

Thanks to a now long-standing collaboration with BIENNALE BREGAGLIA, jazz returns to St Peter's Church with the great Richard Galliano.


Lecture and exhibition: The Baroque garden (IT/DE)

Lecture from the perspective of a traveller on the fantastic places «Palazzo Castelmur» in Coltura and «Nossa Dona» near Promontogno. On the occasion of «Festival da Jazz», the audience is invited to a small aperitif in the garden of the B&B Pontisella which was originally designed as a baroque garden. There will also be an exhibition presenting copies of the original plans of the garden.

In collaboration with: Società Storica Bregaglia.

This event will be held in Italian and German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


The architecture of Bondo - a guided tour (DE)

The alpine village of Bondo offers numerous secular building typologies: the farmstead, the stable, the detached, semi-detached and multi-family house, the manor house, but no high-rise building. Rare, sacred building typologies such as a church, single and double water sources and various access systems such as alleyways, paths, streets, squares and suspension bridges characterize the townscape. On a guided tour, you will learn how the architecture in Bondo has developed and how it approaches history and the future.

In collaboration with: Christian Stoffel, Denkmalpflege Graubünden, Chur.

This guided tour will be held in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


The gardens of Bondo: from the palace garden to the edge of the forest and back (DE/EN)

In 2009, the Salis Gardens in Bregaglia were awarded the Schulthess Garden Prize by the Swiss Heritage Society. What plant treasures grow in and around Bondo? Landscape architect and Bondo resident Jane Bihr-de Salis takes us on a journey of discovery through the green spaces of the Alpine village.

In collaboration with: Jane Bihr-de Salis, landscape architect BSLA.

This guided tour is conducted in German and English.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Sociality - Friability. Grey - green. Stone - vegetation. Everyday life in Bergell (IT/DE)

How do people live in Bregaglia? What have people done here in the valley; what do they do today and what will they do in the future? How does nature move? What effect does nature have on people? To get to know everyday life in Bregaglia a little better, a meeting with some personalities from the local population is proposed.

This event will be held in Italian and German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (EN)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in English.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Artist Talk with Lea Schaffner (IT/DE)

Bondo, the main venue of the BIENNALE BREGAGLIA 2024, has attracted the artist Lea Schaffner. Here, she is continuing her ongoing project "Willfilness Archive". Inspired by Sara Ahmed's theory of "idiosyncratic archives", she is researching new ways of expanding the conventional archive and questioning structures of memory. What did the artist find in Bondo after the landslide in 2017? A panel discussion will delve deeper into her work "Eigenwillige Archiv von Bondo".

In collaboration with: Lea Schaffner.

This event will be held in Italian and German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (EN)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in English.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


The architecture of Bondo - a guided tour (DE)

The alpine village of Bondo offers numerous secular building typologies: the farmstead, the stable, the detached, semi-detached and multi-family house, the manor house, but no high-rise building. Rare, sacred building typologies such as a church, single and double water sources and various access systems such as alleyways, paths, streets, squares and suspension bridges characterize the townscape. On a guided tour, you will learn how the architecture in Bondo has developed and how it approaches history and the future.

In collaboration with: Christian Stoffel, Denkmalpflege Graubünden, Chur.

This guided tour will be held in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


The gardens of Bondo: from the palace garden to the edge of the forest and back (DE/EN)

In 2009, the Salis Gardens in Bregaglia were awarded the Schulthess Garden Prize by the Swiss Heritage Society. What plant treasures grow in and around Bondo? Landscape architect and Bondo resident Jane Bihr-de Salis takes us on a journey of discovery through the green spaces of the Alpine village.

In collaboration with: Jane Bihr-de Salis, landscape architect BSLA.

This guided tour is conducted in German and English.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (EN)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in English.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (EN)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in English.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (EN)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in English.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Projection: Amare Gio Ponti (IT)

Few people know that there is a project by the famous Italian architect and designer Gio Ponti (1891-1979) in Bregaglia: the dam keeper's house on the banks of the Mera river in Villa di Chiavenna. The projection of the current documentary film introduces the architect, who realised industrial and social projects in nearby Valchiavenna during the Second World War, and explores questions of architecture and its integration into nature.

In collaboration with: Molteni&C, Giussano.

This event will be held in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (EN)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in English.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (EN)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in English.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (EN)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in English.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (EN)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in English.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Botany and archaeology: the valorisation and enhancement of a heritage (IT/EN)

How is immovable historical heritage preserved and made accessible to the public? What are the challenges that need to be overcome politically? The panel discussion with actors from politics, culture and tourism will provide an insight.

In collaboration with: Consorzio Turistico Valchiavenna, Chiavenna; City Council for Culture, Chiavenna; Italian-Swiss Association for Excavations in Piuro; Manuel Janosa, Graubünden Archaeological Service.

This event will be held in Italian and English.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Performance, Body of Nature

The Bergell, which stretches from Isola along the river Maira or Mera in Italian, ends or begins in Chiavenna in Italy. The supporting programme of the BIENNALE BREGAGLIA 2024 ends in Chiavenna. In the performance by Silvia Del Grosso (*1978), visual art, cultural heritage and memories come together in the body of the Italian artist.

Event in collaboration with Piero Del Bondio (1947-2024) and Silvia Del Grosso.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Finissage with autumnal snack

We cordially invite supporters and lovers of contemporary art to the library of Progetti d'arte in Val Bregaglia to enjoy the last day of the BIENNALE BREGAGLIA accompanied by a delicious autumn snack.


The architecture of Bondo - a guided tour (DE)

The alpine village of Bondo offers numerous secular building typologies: the farmstead, the stable, the detached, semi-detached and multi-family house, the manor house, but no high-rise building. Rare, sacred building typologies such as a church, single and double water sources and various access systems such as alleyways, paths, streets, squares and suspension bridges characterize the townscape. On a guided tour, you will learn how the architecture in Bondo has developed and how it approaches history and the future.

In collaboration with: Christian Stoffel, Denkmalpflege Graubünden, Chur.

This guided tour will be held in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


The gardens of Bondo: from the palace garden to the edge of the forest and back (DE/EN)

In 2009, the Salis Gardens in Bregaglia were awarded the Schulthess Garden Prize by the Swiss Heritage Society. What plant treasures grow in and around Bondo? Landscape architect and Bondo resident Jane Bihr-de Salis takes us on a journey of discovery through the green spaces of the Alpine village.

In collaboration with: Jane Bihr-de Salis, landscape architect BSLA.

This guided tour is conducted in German and English.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (EN)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in English.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (DE)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in German.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (EN)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in English.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.


Guided art tour (IT)

The artistic interventions and their connections are explained in detail during the guided walks led by experts.

This guided tour is conducted in Italian.

Registrations are closing at 20:00 the day before.