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Riehen

(rē`ən), city (1990 pop. 19,914), Basel-Stadt canton, N Switzerland, on the Wiese River. It is a residential suburb of Basel.
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the schulheim guten hostel, aeussere baselstrasse 180, 4125 riehen, is a listed, public building, built at the beginning of the 20th century and extended in the 1930s.
A lo largo de la ruta 24 Pasos, el artista contemporaneo Tobias Rehberger trazo un recorrido con igual numero de "estaciones", la via Rehberger-Weg, formada por objetos de arte que gozan los caminantes cuya senda natural arranca en la campana del Vitra Campus y verdea a cinco kilometros, unificando Alemania y Suiza; cruza el Rhin y desemboca en la campana de la Fundacion Beyeler (museo concebido por el genoves Renzo Piano) en Riehen.
A short tram ride from Basel's main station to Riehen will take you to the Fondation Beyeler, which feels a million miles from the thronging Messeplatz.
On display are paintings by Wassily Kandinsky, Pablo Picasso, Egon Schiele and Ferdinand Hodler that are on loan from the Centre Pompidou in Paris, the Fondation Beyeler in Riehen and the Aargauer Kunsthaus in Aarau.
Artist Markus Soukup, above; and, below, Claude Monet's Water Lilies (Nymphas) 1916-19, courtesy Fondation Beyeler, Riehen, Basel Amanda Drew and Sam Troughton Matthew Bourne's Nutcracker; and, inset t, Samantha Womack in South Pacific - both shows are coming to the Empire
1917-19, lent by the Albertina, Vienna, and Water Lilies 1916-19, lent by Fondation Beyeler, Riehen, Basel, will join three other Monet paintings - Water Lilies 1916 from The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York; Water Lilies 1907 from G|teborgs Konstmuseum in Sweden; and Water Lilies after 1916, on loan from the National Gallery to the Tate Collection.
Art lovers visiting Basel must also take time to visit Foundation Beyler in nearby Riehen, a bus ride away.
She was working on a small piece of communal land in Riehen, near the northern city of Bale, when she suddenly saw a fox running off with her handbag in its mouth.
But by nightfall Monday, workers in Riehen, Switzerland, had uncovered two-thirds of the exhibit, the Beyeler museum said.
Herzog & de Meuron's design of a house for the Kochlin family at Riehen, in the leafy suburban outskirts of Basel, is yet another demonstration that the language of Modernism, when applied by imaginative hands to the design of the private dwelling, is as supple a vehicle for individual expression as it ever was.
Located in the towns of Buchrain (canton of Luzern), Riehen (canton of Basel), Bern, the capital of Switzerland, and Zurich, these sports centers, equipped with multi-functional stadiums, were looking for the highest standards in matter of surfaces in order to satisfy the requirements of local, national as well as international sports teams.
Address : Mobilitt Und Umwelt, Wettsteinstrasse 1, 4125 Riehen, Schweiz