Founded in 2007 as an import/export agency by German-born, New York–based artists Kerstin Brätsch and Adele Röder, DAS INSTITUT is an ongoing collaboration that creates hybrid forms of artistic production and reproduction through painting, design, and performance. In September 2009, the Swiss Institute presented the duo’s first solo exhibition in New York, and this past winter their installations were included in “Leopards in the Temple” at the SculptureCenter in New York and as part of Ei Arakawa’s “Non-Solo Show, Non-Group Show” at the Kunsthalle Zürich. Next month a solo exhibition of their

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