Art news from ‘Kunsthaus Graz’

Kunsthaus Graz: James Benning- Decoding Fear

James Benning Decoding Fear 07.03.-01.06.2014, 10:00 AM – 05:00 PM  Opening: 06.03.2014, 7 p.m. Curator: Peter Pakesch With James Benning. Decoding Fear, the Kunsthaus Graz continues its involvement with moving images in space. Remarkable positions on this theme have already been presented a number of times in such exhibitions as Videodreams (2004), Diana Thater. gorillagorillagorilla [...]

Kunsthaus Graz – Ilya and Emilia Kabakov Utopia and Reality

Opening: Feb 06, 2014, 7 p.m. In cooperation with the Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven (NL) Curated by Charles Esche, Ilya Kabakov and Emilia Kabakov Co-curated by Peter Pakesch, Katrin Bucher Trantow and Willem Jan Renders El Lissitzky and Ilya Kabakov are representatives of the former Soviet Union, who stand for the two generations to follow that [...]

Kunsthaus Graz: Who’’s that Guy? Tell me more about Guy de Cointet

Who's That Guy? Tell Me More about Guy de Cointet 20.01.2014, 07:00 PM  The event is a co-production with the Grazer Kunstverein. Who's That Guy? Tell Me More about Guy de Cointet (2011) is a portrait of Guy de Cointet, a French-born artist based in California who created text and sculptural works, often combining these [...]

Kunsthaus, Graz/ Culture:City

Culture:City Cultural Buildings from Bilbao to Zeche Zollverein Opening: June 27, 2013, 6 pm Curator: Matthias Sauerbruch (Berlin) Co-curators: Wulf Walter Boettger, Caroline Wolf In collaboration with the Akademie der Künste, Berlin Cultural range and its physical manifestation in the form of buildings are the driving force and content of innovative city development and planning. [...]

Kunsthaus Graz: Untitled (Project Room)

Heimo Zobernig: Untitled (Project Room), 2013 – one year project Kunsthaus Graz, Space01, 30.08, 18:00 Heimo Zobernig: Untitled (Project Room), 2013 / planning. Eric Kläring With Untitled (Project Space), the Austrian artist Heimo Zobernig creates the end of his solo exhibition (that until 1st of September can be seen in Space01), a sculpture, inside which [...]

Kunsthaus Graz: Heimo Zobernig

Heimo Zobernig 07.06.-01.09.2013, 10:00 AM – 05:00 PM, Space01 Heimo Zobernig, exhibition view Photo: UMJ / N. Lackner Curator: Peter Pakesch Exhibition organized by the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia and the Kunsthaus Graz In over 30 years of exhibition activity the Austrian artist (born in Mauthen in 1958, lives in Vienna) has

Kunsthaus Graz @ Slow Art Day

Slow Art Day Saturday, April 27, 2013 from 12:00 AM to 2:00 PM Slow Art Day is a worldwide celebration of art that encourages people to look at art SLOWLY – and thereby experience art in a new way. You can see more about Slow Art Day and the mission behind it on our website: [...]

Kunsthaus&Neue Galerie, Graz: PANORAMA

Josef Dabernig Panorama 01.03.-28.04.2013, 10:00 AM – 05:00 PM Kunsthaus Graz, Lendkai 1, Space01, 8020 Graz Neue Galerie Graz, Ground Floor, Joanneumsviertel, 8010 Graz Curator: Katrin Bucher Trantow Exibition view Kunsthaus Graz, Needle Photo: UMJ/ N. Lackner The panorama has appeared in Josef Dabernig’s work since 1989. A ritual that has turned into somewhat of [...]

Kunsthaus Graz: In the Flesh

Berlinde De Bruyckere In the Flesh 14.02.2013, 07:00 PM  Duration: February 15–May 12, 2013, Space01 Curator: Katrin Bucher Trantow Berlinde De Bruyckere, Actaeon IV (Miami), 2012 Photo: Mirjam Devriendt Private Collection Washington The body as evidence of our existence, as a witness to ourselves, is a shell to all that makes us move.  Flemish artist [...]

Cittadellarte: Sharing Transformation

Opening: 29th September 2012, 1 pm Space01 Curators: Katrin Bucher Trantow, Juan Esteban Sandoval, Paolo Naldini A co-production of Kunsthaus Graz and Cittadellarte, in co-operation with steirischer herbst. Inspired by the works of Michelangelo Pistoletto, to whom the Neue Galerie Graz will be devoting a solo exhibition showing a large portion of his work, the [...]

Kunsthaus Graz: media.art.collecting

Ernst Caramelle “Projekt: Video-Landschaft (White Line)” 1974, Courtesy des Künstlers media.art.collecting Perspectives of a collection Duration: 16.06.-28.04.2013 Curators: Günther Holler-Schuster, Katrin Bucher Trantow, Katia Huemer Audiovisual Messages – the 1973 edition of the Trigon Biennal – placed a major emphasis on media art, putting local artists in direct relation to international developments. This exhibition marked [...]

Kunsthaus Graz: 1395 DAYS WITHOUT RED

Šejla Kamerić & Anri Sala, 1395 Days without Red, 2011 1395 Days without Red – The exceptional circumstances of Sarajevo's besieging in film Film screening and discussion with Šejla Kamerić at Kunsthaus Graz, film screening Anri Sala at KIZ RoyalKino 15.05.-20.05.2012 Launch event: May 15, 2012 6pm, Kunsthaus Graz, Space02: Screening of Šejla Kamerić's film, [...]

Kunsthaus Graz: BIX Entertainment System

BIX Media Facade Communicative display skin for the Kunsthaus Graz www.bix.at http://bixcam.kunsthausgraz.at/ realities: united conceived, designed and realised a 900 m2 large media installation made of light rings for the facade of the Kunsthaus Graz. BIX – the title of the installation – was mounted beneath the acrylic glass surface of the building facing the [...]

Kunsthaus Graz: Liu Xiaodong

Liu Xiaodong 06.06.-02.09.2012 Opening: 5th June 2012, 7pm Curator: Günther Holler-Schuster Kunsthaus Graz, Space01 Lendkai 1 8020 – Graz, Austria Program 10:00 AM – 05:00 PM, Space01

Kunsthaus Graz: Condensing in the Artistic Process

Michael Kienzer, Metal Poem Vol. 3, 2011 (Detail) Photo: amt_project, Bratislava Condensing in the Artistic Process Discussion with the artist Michael Kienzer 06.05.2012, 11:00 AM Galerientage Exhibition "Michael Kienzer. Logic and Self-Will" In the context of the exhibition Michael Kienzer. Logic and Self-Will In co-operation with the Galerientage (Gallery Days) Together with Michael Kienzer, the [...]

Kunsthaus Graz: Cut A-A’

Sofie Thorsen, Cut A-A‘ 03.03.-06.05.2012, 10:00 AM – 05:00 PM  Opening: 02.03.2012, 7pm Curators: Katrin Bucher Trantow, Katia Huemer  Cooperation with Diagonale 2012  The exhibition has been developed as a collaboration with the Diagonale and the Kunsthaus Baselland. 

Kunsthaus Graz: Logic and Self-Will

Michael Kienzer Logic and Self-Will Duration: 3rd March–6th May 2012 Space01 Curator: Katrin Bucher Trantow Michael Kienzer (*1962) marks a significant position in contemporary Austrian art. His work examines and at the same time looks to break away from accepted viewing habits using a minimalist inspired sculptural idiom that is taken apart into its tactile, [...]

Kunsthaus Graz: Simon Starling & Superflex

10.06.2011-30.04.2012 Universalmuseum Joanneum, various locations Curator: Adam Budak A cross-departmental, pan-Styrian, polyphonic project directed by Simon Starling & Superflex, with Super Eggs by Piet Hein designed in light of a mathematical formula by Gabriel Lamé set within a museum founded by Archduke Johann of Austria following an elliptical epiphany by Johannes Kepler. Midway through its [...]

Kunsthaus Graz: The World of Gimel. How to Make Objects Talk

Antje Majewski, The Guardian Of All Things That Are The Case Duration: 01.10.2011–15.01.2012 Curators: Adam Budak, Antje Majewski The alchemy of things is at the core of a multimedial project by the German artist, Antje Majewski (*1968) which aims at rethinking the representation and meaning of objects in the form of a highly personal and [...]

Ai Weiwei at Kunsthaus Graz

Ai Weiwei, "Dropping a Han-Dynasty Urn," 1995 (detail).© Ai Weiwei. Interlacing 17 September 2011–15 January 2012 Opening: 17 September 2011, 11am Curators: Urs Stahel, Ai Weiwei The first large-scale exhibition of Ai Weiwei's photographic and video work—taken over from the Fotomuseum Winterthur—puts the spotlight on Ai Weiwei the communicator and indefatigable remembrancer, the documenting, analysing, [...]