Architect Markus Miessen makes a plea for the incompetent master. Curator Tenzing Barshee on the young Swiss art scene, mixing lo-fi with clean surfaces. Fionn Meade and American photographer Roe Ethridge discuss everything from still lifes to fashion photography. Sarah Rifky asks what role an Egyptian art institution can play during a time of upheaval. Jonas Zakaitis discusses language and material in the work of Jimmie Durham.