Joséphine Kaeppelin — Would you rather push the line or cross the line?

Opening, September 27, 2018, 7 pm Exhibition, September 28 – November 2, 2018 Systems, programmed environments, and the phenomenon of automation as driving forces behind society form the springboards for Josephine Kaeppelin’s artistic practice. She researches the technological, social, and visual aspects of work contexts to explore what role humans assume in the interaction between…

Statement #02 | An Onghena — Performance for the Book

Performance, July 5, 2018, 3 – 7 pm Performers: An Onghena and Tom Exelmans “A book is a sequence of spaces. Each of these spaces is perceived at a different moment – a book is also a sequence of moments.” —Ulises Carrión, 1975 Over four decades ago, in his manifesto The New Art of Making…

Statement #01 | Edith Payer — On Things

Performance lecture, June 28, 2018 2 pm, Discourse #01: The Thing about Things 3 pm, Discourse #02: Fragmented Realities 4 pm, Discourse #03: Interpretation and Meaning Culture is not only constituted by things which are collected, kept and conserved, and presented to the public in museums on pedestals and under glass panels. Culture is also…

Johannes Porsch — Tropology

Opening, May 8, 2018, 7 pm Exhibition, May 9 – June 22, 2018 Johannes Porsch investigates in his artistic practice how certain elements combine to form a structure and how they interact with one another. Terms like “relation,” “reciprocity,” and “processuality” serve as springboards and premises for his work. In installations, sculptural settings, and spatial…

Agnes Fuchs — Robustesse et perfection

Opening, March 15, 2018, 7 pm Exhibition, March 16 – April 27, 2018 Program of events, April 13, 2018, from 4 pm The Long Night of Research, Lakeside Park and University of Klagenfurt In her artistic practice, Agnes Fuchs appropriates a specific historical field and explores the after-images it is still producing today. Using painting, video,…

“Statements 2018” — Open call for performative pieces

Kunstraum Lakeside invites cultural practitioners and researchers to participate in the 2018 program by submitting their own “Statement.” We are looking for performative pieces that relate to the annual topic while experimenting with modes of representation in the visual arts in the context of an institution at the interface between art, science, and technology. Kunstraum…

Christoph Schäfer — Bostanorama

Opening, November 30, 2017, 7 pm Exhibition, December 1, 2017 – January 26, 2018 The Hamburg-based artist Christoph Schäfer takes a conceptual approach to addressing urban development and gentrification issues. In his work, he develops counter-models to the commodification of the cities and especially their centers, reflecting on specific urban situations and potential changes, often…

kozek hörlonski, with Alexander Martinz — Demonic Screens—Uninvited

Opening, October 12, 2017, 7 pm Exhibition, October 13 – November 24, 2017 Demonic Screens is conceived as a three-part project. Each part features film images presented in the context of an installation. The artists have oriented the content and aesthetics of their imagery on the horror film genre along with its many variants, subgenres,…

Sandra Man + Moritz Majce — Choros III (Koroška)

Opening, September 7, 2017, 7 pm Exhibition, September 8 – October 6, 2017 The author/choreographer Sandra Man and the visual artist/choreographer Moritz Majce, who both live in Berlin, have been working together since 2010. What distinguishes their collaboration is that they view and produce choreography not from the perspective of the performing arts but rather…

Art and Nation (group exhibition)

Opening, September 29, 2016, 7 pm Exhibition, September 30 – November 25, 2016 Works by Pia Lanzinger / Michael Hauffen, Sascha Reichstein, Christina Werner, Anna Witt The paradigmatic guidelines for the international group exhibition involve materials used in the search for a national cultural identity coupled with a critical discussion of the question of what…

Siegfried Zaworka — Maniform Suspension

Opening, March 10, 2016, 7 pm Exhibition, March 11 – May 6, 2016 For his first solo exhibition in Carinthia, Siegfried Zaworka has created a complex scenario in three parts consisting of drawings, an installation and a film. In Maniform Suspension, the artist sets out in search of a mania-like, exceptional state of limbo that…

Anna Witt — Passion, Power, Performance

Opening, November 26, 2015, 7 pm Exhibition, November 27, 2015 – January 29, 2016 Anna Witt’s performative interventions and video installations deal with the repetition of the cultural habitus of the individual and with the stereotypical constructs that are determined by family values, everyday politics and the mainstream communication media in Western society and their…

So wilde Freiheit war noch nie—For Christine Lavant (group exhibition)

Opening, July 3, 2015, 7 pm Exhibition, July 4 – August 14, 2015 Works by Werner Berg, Maria Bussmann, Peter Fritzenwallner, Bruno Gironcoli, Nilbar Güreş, Karl Karner, Maria Lassnig, Markus Proschek, Gerhard Rühm, Julia Zastava, Siegfried Zaworka The year 2015 marks what would have been Christine Lavant’s 100th birthday. After experiencing many setbacks in her…

Ioana Păun — Natalia turn the light on

Opening, May 14, 2015, 7 pm Exhibition, May 15 – June 26, 2015 Ioana Păun focuses in her work on making visible the undocumented services performed by migrants, many of them unregistered aliens working for low pay in European households. In the project Natalia, turn the light on calorie counters are used to symbolically store…

Nicole Six & Paul Petritsch — The Monument

Opening, March 19, 2015, 7 pm Exhibition, March 20 – May 8, 2015 In their new project The Monument, the artist duo Nicole Six and Paul Petritsch raise questions of memory and history. They are shooting a film about the province of Carinthia. Which symbols or monuments are suitable for expressing the lasting impression of…

L.A. Raeven — Ideal Individuals

Opening, November 28, 2014, 7 pm Exhibition, November 29 – January 17, 2014 Twin sisters Liesbeth and Angelique Raeven began their artistic collaboration under the generic name of L.A. Raeven in 1999. Their work rests on investigations surrounding the notion of “the ideal individual,” which they analyze through videos, drawings, installations and performances. L.A. Raeven…

Ulrike Müller

Opening, May 22, 2014, 7 pm Exhibition, May 23 – July 5, 2014 Ulrike Müller’s work complicates the usual definition of the role of ‹artist› in a number of ways. First of all, she very frequently operates in the context of a group. Secondly, in her work as a painter and a draftswoman, she destabilizes…

A Sense of Place (group exhibition)

Opening, October 17, 2012, 7 pm Exhibition, October 18 – November 30, 2012 Works by Eva Engelbert, Ann Guillaume, Karin Hasselberg, Katrin Hornek, Johanna Tinzl / Stefan Flunger, Kay Walkowiak, Hannes Zebedin, Josef Zenzmaier The work and livelihood of young artists today, particularly those who do not produce according to the whims of the market,…

Inge Vavra — LATENT MATERIAL—undisclosed memory

Opening, 31 May, 2011, 7 pm Exhibition, June 1 – July 9, 2011 “The simultaneity of the non-simultaneous (and vice versa) / In the beginning: the artist watches a television documentary; a film scene in it evokes the memory of a childhood experience. The memory manifests itself as a picture, resembling a still-existing photograph from…

Martin Beck — Social Abstraction

Opening, November 17, 2010, 7 pm Exhibition, November 18 – December 23, 2010 “This series of works from 2010 is held together by an interest in the emergence of utopian socialities. An important ­reference and point of departure for developing this new body of work was research into the history of communal ­living, in particular rural…

Nada Prlja — Wild and cultivated fruits market

Opening, March 23, 2010, 7 pm Exhibition, March 24 – May 12, 2010 “Why do empowered ones, or the domestic population of any European country persist with the stereotypical interpretation of the other—the immigrants? Why does this interpretation of the foreigners lure on the margins to become a folkloric reading? For example, what might be…

We do it. The Isola neighborhood in two inadequate descriptive systems (group exhibition)

Opening, November 11, 2009, 7 pm Exhibition, November 12 – December 20, 2009 Works by Adrian Paci, Andrea Sala, Bert Theis, Christoph Schäfer, Danilo Correale, Enzo Umbaca, Yang Jiechang, Maria Papadimitriou, Mariette Schiltz, Millepiani magazine, Museo aero solar (Tomas Saraceno), OUT (Office for Urban Transformation), Paola Di Bello, Stefano Boccalini, Undo.net, Wurmkos 
 “The city is…

Tanja Widmann — Making oneself similar in this sense.

Opening, December 4, 2008, 7 pm Exhibition, December 5, 2008 – February 13, 2009 In her artistic and theoretical work Tanja Widmann explores language in its conventionality and regularity by tracing its leaps and breaks, its propensity for ambiguity and thus its basic openness. Language thus demonstrates a belonging to certain discourses, actors or genres,…

Josef Dabernig / Deimantas Narkevičius — Rules of the Game

Opening, May 29, 2008, 7 pm Exhibition, May 30 – July 4, 2008 The nice thing about football is the way it lets us legitimately enjoy forgetting. Germany, a Summer Fairytale, reminded us of this fact in 2006. “We are European champions” was the headline already chosen months in advance of the Euro 2008 cup…

Ricardo Basbaum — la société du spectacle (& NBP)

Opening, September 19, 2007, 7 pm Exhibition, September 20 – November 30, 2007 “The project la société du spectacle (& NBP) proposes a temporary intervention at the Kunstraum Lakeside space, using some of the visual tools I have been employing in my recent work. The purpose is to point to some of the aspects present…

Dorit Margreiter — zentrum

Opening, May 3, 2007, 7 pm Exhibition, May 4 – July 6, 2007 The exhibition zentrum is a fictitious albeit real document with several strands of narration, using the linear narratives of some mass media translations to tell the story of how a disintegrating neon sign on a façade in Leipzig metamorphed into a new…

Ines Doujak — Victory Gardens

Opening, October 12, 2006, 7 pm Exhibition, October 13 – December 1, 2006 “Political and social hegemony has always extended to control over water, food and land. Transnational corporations are the ones now appropriating and exploiting nature and native knowledge of how to utilize it—a practice known as biopiracy. This refers to genetic or biological…

Mario Navarro — The New Ideal Line

Opening, May 10, 2006, 7 pm Exhibition, May 11 – June 2, 2006 “My work has been developed mainly from fragile materials, low priced, with very little weight and, as a consequence of this, easily moved and installed. I have worked with different materials and techniques, such as mural charcoal drawings, sculptures, videos and public…

Ernst Logar — Non Public Spaces

Opening, April 19, 2005, 7 pm Exhibition, April 20 – May 5, 2005 The exhibition Non Public Spaces deals with spaces which are usually not open to ordinary citizens. These chosen places have a special political, economic or social significance. At first, these spaces seem irrelevant to our lives, but on closer inspection we become…

Archive 2005–2017

The current website displays ongoing projects as well as a selection of highlights from the program of Kunstraum Lakeside spanning the years from its inception in 2005 to 2017. To browse the entire archive of exhibitions, performances, lectures, and other events, just use the following link: www.archiv.lakeside-kunstraum.at   Kunstraum Lakeside Lakeside Science & Technology Park…