Alain LAIN Schibli is a Swiss artist and designer. Currently residing on Earth. He holds a Master of Arts in Design, Field of Excellence Trends & Identity from Zurich University of the Arts (ZHdK) and almost finished his Bachelor of Arts in Media Arts at Academy of Art and Design (FHNW).

What & Why

Visual comments on daily life to create Aha-, Haha- and Hää-moments. And T-Shirts.


Contact: Lain@photoshoplifting.com


Instagram: @Lainone

What others say
«I stole most of his jokes.»

Banksy, Artist

«He is one hell of an artist.»

Elena Yankulo, Art Dealer

«Two beavers are better than one.»

Peter Morrow, Art Buyer

Art Exhibitions / Ausstellungen



2022; When I’m in the flow I’m a flower. Kramer Artspace, Aarau, CH

2021; It takes a muscle. Love is the answer, Windisch, CH

2016; Welcome to Paraside. Rathaus, Aarau, CH

2013; Stay alive or die tryin’. Soon Gallery, Bern, CH

2010; Steal & Copy. Galerie Bleifrei, Aarau, CH


GROUP EXHIBITIONS (a selection):

2021; Happy Switzerland. Kolly Gallery, Zurich, CH

2021; Auswahl21. Aargauer Kunsthaus, Aarau, CH

2021; Knotenpunkt. Galerie Affenfaust, Hamburg, DE

2019; Tidal Artshow, Riders, Laax, CH

2018; Auswahl18. Aargauer Kunsthaus, Aarau, CH

2018; ArtXFour. Galleria Sacchetti, Ascona, CH

2018; Swiss Design by ProHelvetia. Milano, IT

2017; Dubai Design Week. Dubai, UAE

2015; Jungkunst X. Winterthur, CH

2013; Knotenpunkt. Galerie Affenfaust, Hamburg, DE

2011; Artyou. Imprimerie, Basel, CH

2009; Ink on your floor. Forum Stadtpark, Graz, AT

2008; Urban Feedback. Basel, CH

2008; Atelier Romanza. Kunstraum Aarau, CH




Atelieraufenthalte / Auszeichnungen


2013: Atelier Rue des Partants, Paris
2021: Beforest, Vordemwald, Artists in Residence an Schulen, Kultur macht Schule, mit Michael Husmann Tschaeni
2023: AIR, Riders, Laax

2017: Preis der Hochschulleitung, Beste Masterarbeit, ZHdK





The other LAIN:
Graphic Design / Illustration / Art Direction – www.L-A-I-N.com