fabienne.ruppen@uzh.ch

 

Education

Since 2011

Ph.D. candidate at the University of Zurich, Dept. of Art History

Dissertation project: “Paul Cézanne’s Loose Sheets” (working title)

Advisers: Wolfgang Kersten (UZH), Bettina Gockel (UZH), Richard Shiff (UT Austin)

 

2004–2010 – Lizenziat (Master of Arts) in Art History, Russian Literature, and Ethnology at the University of Zurich

2007 – Humboldt University, Berlin (Erasmus student exchange)

 

Awards & Fellowships

University of Zurich, Forschungskredit (2017)

Edith O’Donnell Institute of Art History at the University of Texas at Dallas, Dissertation Writing Fellowship (2016)

Fulbright Visiting Student Researcher at Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, Dept. of History of Art & Architecture, and at the University of Texas at Austin, Dept. of Art and Art History (2014/2015)

Janggen-Pöhn-Stiftung, St. Gallen, Research grant (2014)

 

Teaching

„Identifying Cézanne“ – University of Zurich, colloquium of the Dept. of Art History, lecture series co-organized with Bettina Gockel (fall 2017)

„Salon du Dessin. Französische Zeichnungen des 19. Jahrhunderts in aktuellen Ausstellungen und Schweizer Sammlungen“ – University of Zurich, undergraduate seminar (fall 2017)

 

Other engagements

Ars Graphica Network – co-head of the Swiss Satellite together with Joachim Sieber (since 2017)

Catalogue raisonné of Carl Schuch – research assistant to Roland Dorn (2008–2015)

„Armin Hofmann – Color“, Gallery Susanna Kulli, Zurich – co-organization of the exhibition together with Christof Nüssli (2012)

Gallery Susanna Kulli, Zurich – assistant (2005–2011)

Various past engagements at the University of Zurich, Dept. of Art History; internships at Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, and Temporäre Kunsthalle Berlin; guide at Cabaret Voltaire, Zurich

 

Presentations in relation to Cézanne

„Bitte wenden! Cézannes Versos“ – Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe, in connection with the exhibition „Cézanne. Metamorphoses“ (January 25, 2018)

„Cézannes lose Blätter“ – University of Zurich (December 13, 2017)

„Puzzling Cézanne“ – Symposium „The Hidden Cézanne. From Sketchbook to Canvas“, organized by eikones NCCR Iconic Criticism, University of Basel, and Kunstmuseum Basel, in connection with the exhibition of the same name at Kunstmuseum Basel (September 1, 2017)

„Cézanne’s Still Life with Apples on a Sideboard“ – Object Talk, Dallas Museum of Art (October 25, 2106)

„Approaching Cézanne. Material, Technique and Motifs“ – Workshop Talk, Edith O’Donnell Institute of Art History, University of Texas at Dallas

 

Publications in relation to Cézanne

“On Margins and Versos. Hidden Interrelationships among Cézanne’s Works on Paper,“ in Cézanne. Metamorphosis, exh. cat., Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe, ed. Alexander Eiling, 84–99. Munich/London/New York: Prestel, 2017.

Paul Cézanne’s Loose Sheets in the Kupferstichkabinett of the Kunstmuseum Basel.“ In The Hidden Cézanne. From Sketchbook to Canvas, exh. cat., Kunstmuseum Basel, ed. Anita Haldemann, 220–231. Munich/London/New York: Prestel, 2017.

“Reassembling Cézanne. Material Evidence for a New Sketchbook.“ Master Drawings 55, no. 2 (Summer 2017): 211–224.

 

Other publications

“Carl Schuch am Saut du Doubs. Ein Nachtrag zur Schweizer Kunstgeschichte. In Zurich Studies in the History of Art. Georges Bloch Annual 19, ed. Wolfgang Kersten, 225–267. Berlin: Akademie Verlag, 2013.

Dorn, Roland, and Fabienne Ruppen. “Carl Schuchs Briefe an Mathilde Leibl.“ In Rein malerisch. Wilhelm Leibl und sein Kreis, exh. cat., Würzburg, Kulturspeicher, ed. Henrike Holsing and Marlene Lauter, 188–193. Petersberg: Michael Imhof Verlag, 2013.

Dorn, Roland, and Fabienne Ruppen. Carl Schuch in Venedig 1876–1882. Vol. 1 of Carl Schuch-Studies, ed. Carl Schuch-Society. Frankfurt am Main: J. P. Schneider jr. Verlag, 2012.

Ruppen, Fabienne, and Christof Nüssli (Ed.). Armin Hofmann – Color. Texts on the Exhibition. Gallery Susanna Kulli, Zurich. August 30 – September 28, 2012. Zurich: n. p., 2012.