Lina Furlenmeier – the artist

The well-known artist Lina Furlenmeier has her studio in our building at Birsfelden (Basel) where she creates her modern art paintings.

We asked Lina to paint one of our ISF1-X incubator shakers. She was inspired by the orbital movement of a shaker and the result is a beautiful, brightly coloured machine: the prize for this competition.



  • 1932: Born in La Courneuve/France
  • 1947-1950: Ecole des Arts Appliqués Duperret, Paris
  • 1951-1952: Académie Testard, Paris & Académie de la Grande Chaumière, Paris
  • 1953-1956: Ecole de carthographie à l’Institut Géographique, Paris
  • Seit 1958: Lina Furlenmeier lives and works in Basel

Lina Furlenmeier has taken part in many art exhibitions in Switzerland and also won prizes. She moves with the times and her new paintings are primarily characterised by lines. Lina is planning another art exhibition in the near future.

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