Urs LÜTHI (b. 1947)

Urs Lüthi (b. 1947, Lucerne, Switzerland). In the '70s, he explored the 'self' through a series of photographs that aimed to create a dialogue between the artist and his feminine 'other', and by exploring notions of failure contingent to the self-portrait genre. Recent solo shows include MACRO, Rome (2010) and Centre Culturel Suisse, Paris(2011).