Our activities

Throughout the year, the Association offers trips accompanied by the best specialists, series of courses on contemporary creation, guided tours of exhibitions at the MAMCO and at partner museums, meetings with collectors, visits to artists’ studios, and many other one-off events organized around the MAMCO’s current events.

Traveling

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Traveling

Each year, the Association offers its members several cultural trips, accompanied by a MAMCO curator or external colleagues. These trips are opportunities to discover contemporary art in a privileged way, involving encounters with artists, visits to studios and private collections, each time resulting in enriching exchanges with professionals from different cultures. By sharing its favorites with you, the Association gives you the opportunity to make new discoveries.

In view of the current situation related to the global spread of COVID-19, the Friends of MAMCO committee has decided to postpone the planned trips this year.
This decision follows the cancellation conditions of the various travel service providers and the uncertainty as to the opening to the public of the selected museums and institutions.
Those registered for the trip From Lombardy to Ticino, from 1 to 3 May 2020, will receive a full refund.
New dates will be proposed as soon as the situation is more favorable.

 

Lectures

The Association offers a series of four lectures on contemporary art, given by MAMCO employees and external lecturers, in connection with the MAMCO’s exhibition programming or with their own themes.

The programme is carefully developed by MAMCO’s staff to meet our attendants’ requirement level, while renewing their pleasure of discovery and exchange.

Hours

Monday from 12:15 to 1:45 p.m. or from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. (series 2, 3,4) and according to the defined schedule.
Monday from 12:30 to 1:45 p.m. or from 6:30 to 7:45 p.m. (series 1) and according to the defined schedule.
The Association reserves the right to cancel the evening slot based on the number of registrations.

Location
MAMCO, 10 rue des Vieux-Grenadiers – 1205 Geneva – classroom, 4th floor

Série 1

De mémoire et après
Retour sur la collection du MAMCO

Par Nicolas Garait-Leavenworth

Série 2

Conversations avec un artiste

par Lionel Bovier, Julien Fronsacq, Elisabeth Jobin, Charlotte Morel, Françoise Ninghetto et Charlotte Schaer

Série 3

L’architecture aux USA au XXème siècle

par Bruno Marchand

Série 4

September 2024

Monday 30 September 2024
12h15 – 13h45

Série 1

De mémoire et après
Retour sur la collection du MAMCO

Par Nicolas Garait-Leavenworth

Cours – Série 1 – n°1/6
Accrochage

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October 2024

Monday 14 October 2024
12h15 – 13h45

Série 1

De mémoire et après
Retour sur la collection du MAMCO

Par Nicolas Garait-Leavenworth

Cours – Série 1 – n°2/6
Image

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November 2024

Monday 4 November 2024
12h15 – 13h45

Série 1

De mémoire et après
Retour sur la collection du MAMCO

Par Nicolas Garait-Leavenworth

Cours – Série 1 – n°3/6
Hasard

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Monday 18 November 2024
12h15 – 13h45

Série 1

De mémoire et après
Retour sur la collection du MAMCO

Par Nicolas Garait-Leavenworth

Cours – Série 1 – n°4/6
Peinture

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December 2024

Monday 2 December 2024
12h15 – 13h45

Série 1

De mémoire et après
Retour sur la collection du MAMCO

Par Nicolas Garait-Leavenworth

Cours – Série 1 – n°5/6
Texte

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Monday 16 December 2024
12h15 – 13h45

Série 1

De mémoire et après
Retour sur la collection du MAMCO

Par Nicolas Garait-Leavenworth

Cours – Série 1 – n°6/6
Préférence

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January 2025

Monday 27 January 2025
12h15 – 13h45

Série 3

L’architecture aux USA au XXème siècle

par Bruno Marchand

Cours – Série 3 – n°1/5
L ’architecture aux USA du début du XXème siècle : les gratte-ciels à Manhattan, l’école de Chicago et Louis Sullivan

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February 2025

Monday 10 February 2025
12h15 – 13h45

Série 3

L’architecture aux USA au XXème siècle

par Bruno Marchand

Cours – Série 3 – n°2/5
L’architecture organique de Frank Lloyd Wright

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March 2025

Monday 10 March 2025
12h15 – 13h45

Série 3

L’architecture aux USA au XXème siècle

par Bruno Marchand

Cours – Série 3 – n°3/5
Architecture domestique aux USA dans l’après-guerre

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Monday 31 March 2025
12h15 – 13h45

Série 3

L’architecture aux USA au XXème siècle

par Bruno Marchand

Cours – Série 3 – n°4/5
De l'héritage de Mies aux sculptures architecturales

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April 2025

Monday 14 April 2025
12h15 – 13h45

Série 3

L’architecture aux USA au XXème siècle

par Bruno Marchand

Cours – Série 3 – n°5/5
Postmodernisme et le retour au modernisme architectural

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Other activites

Other activites
Other activites
Other activites
Other activites

The Association organizes several visits to the MAMCO for each exhibition cycle with commentary by the visitors’ service, at noon or in that evening during nocturnes. In the framework of collaborations with other Friends’ associations, it also offers you the opportunity to discover the major exhibitions presented in Geneva. It also organizes visits to artists’ studios accompanied by a MAMCO curator, visits to private collections and many other events depending on the MAMCO’s current events.

September 2024
12.09
Other activites

19.30 Rénovation du bâtiment – Lionel Bovier répond à vos questions !

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December 2024
01.12
Other activites

Les Amis fêtent les 30 ans du musée

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Calendar

The activities marked with are reserved to NextGen’s members, those with , are reserved to Circle’s members.

September 2024
Voyage en Provence – Complet
Biennale Images Vevey 2024
19.30 Rénovation du bâtiment – Lionel Bovier répond à vos questions !
Biennale de Bonifacio
Cours – Série 1 – n°1/6
October 2024
Voyage à la Biennale de Venise – complet
Cours – Série 1 – n°2/6
November 2024
Cours – Série 1 – n°3/6
Cours – Série 1 – n°4/6
December 2024
Les Amis fêtent les 30 ans du musée
Cours – Série 1 – n°5/6
Cours – Série 1 – n°6/6
January 2025
Cours – Série 3 – n°1/5
February 2025
Cours – Série 3 – n°2/5
March 2025
Cours – Série 3 – n°3/5
Cours – Série 3 – n°4/5
April 2025
Cours – Série 3 – n°5/5