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Monica Ursina Jäger

Monica Ursina Jäger

Monica Ursina Jäger

ZHAW School of Life Sciences and Facility Management
Institute of Natural Resource Sciences
Grüentalstrasse 14
8820 Wädenswil

+41 (0) 58 934 57 30

Work at ZHAW

Position at the ZHAW

Research Associate Sustainability Communication, Narrative Environments

Education and Continuing education

Expertise and research interests

Narrative Environments, Drawing and Installation, artistic Research, communication in art and culture, art history and theory (Modernist visions and utopia, landscape, architecture and Urbanisation, nature and aesthetics

Professional milestones

since 2016 Research Associate Sustainability Communication, Narrative Environments

since 2006 Solo and group shows in international Museum and Galleries i.e. Kunstmuseum Thun, Haus Konstruktiv Zurich, Kunsthalle Dusseldorf, Arroniz Art Contemporaneo, Mexico and Galerie Pilar, Sao Paulo.

2000-2015 Lecturer Art and Environment Silviva ZHAW

2007 Swiss Art Award

since 2004 Lecturer Institut for Natural Ressource Sciences ZHAW

since 2003 visual Artist

since 2001 Art Lecturer

Educational background

2006-2008 MA Fine Art, Goldsmiths, University of London
1999 LaSalle College of the Arts Singapore
1997-2000 BA University for Art and Design, Lucerne, Switzerland, BA Art and Education,

Membership of networks



Articles in scientific journal, peer-reviewed
Book parts, peer-reviewed
Oral conference contributions and abstracts

Publications before appointment at the ZHAW

2015 'Dystopie', Kulturplatz SRF1 und 3Sat
2014 'Leben für die Kunst' Dokumentarfilm von Antonia Meile für Sternstunde Kunst SRF
2014 Topographies, Monica Ursina Jäger, Kodoji Press, Baden
2013 100 London Artists, Volume 2: 50 Other Media, iBook
2011 RAISING – 100 Artists to Keep an Eye on, Daab Köln
2010 IBK Art Award‘Drawings’
2007 Swiss Art Award, Bundesamt für Kultur