Statement #09 | Michaela Schwentner — re-ASSEMBLY

Performative setting, May 18 – 20, 2020 Presentation, May 21 – June 10, 2020 Historical, political, and social mechanisms are subject to a process of constant transformation. If you look at the details, certain movement patterns in society come to the fore. The performative installation re-ASSEMBLY by Michaela Schwentner investigates how these processes can be…

Doing Homework — Art, Research, and Ethics

Anette Baldauf The turmoil started one day before the opening: On March 16, 2017 the art critic Jerry Saltz previewed the Biennial at the Whitney Museum, posting a picture of Dana Schutz’s painting Open Casket and calling it beautiful. A trail of comments called the descriptor “beautiful” into question, as the painting referred to a…

Statement #08 | Stefan Riebel — Performing an Artspace

Performance, January 16, 2020, 2 pm – 8 pm With students of the Academy of Fine Art Leipzig Leon Galli, Frida Zack, Franziska Pätzold, Shuangshuang Liao, SeungLok Paik, Felix Almes, Yannick Harter, Lydia Marx, Lisa Kirchhoff, Tobias Fabek The Kunstraum Lakeside is designed to be a place of production and presentation of contemporary international art…

Statement #07 | Ralo Mayer — The Tower, the Expo, the Echo, the Cell

Performance, January 9, 2020, 6 pm Duration approx. 1 hour Artistic research not only informs an artist’s aesthetic experience but also creates the necessary framework for reflecting on relevant artistic practice beyond the bounds of one’s own endeavours while keeping an eye on one’s own actions. Ralo Mayer‘s extensive studies are defined by the concept…

Notes on Landscape (…)

Opening, November 19, 2019, 7 pm Exhibition, November 20 – December 20 2019 Works by Paula Bruna Pérez, Mercedes Mangrané Mora, Francisco Navarrete Sitja, David Ortiz Juan The exhibition Notes on Landscape (…) presents four artists who see the commonplace term “landscape” and the imaginary images linked to it not simply as a given but…

Ignacio Uriarte — 210 × 297 mm

Opening, October 1, 2019, 7 pm Exhibition, October 2 – November 8, 2019 The daily office routine is actually not that different from the typical workday in the artist’s studio; in both cases, a wide array of materials on a specific theme are brought into the desired form. The Spanish-German artist Ignacio Uriarte is familiar…

Statement #06 | Anna Vasof — Useless Machine

Performance and screening, July 4, 2019, 5–8 pm Today, the development of digital technologies, and devices and software we call “smart” or “intelligent”, is influencing our everyday lives more than ever. The fusion of analogue and digital realities and the associated hopes for a society that is thoroughly interconnected and therefore, or nonetheless, open is…

Statement #05 | Ulrich Nausner — The Visitor

Performance, June 27, 2019, 7 pm Duration approx. 20 minutes Our analogue world is closely linked to the internet, which at once bundles and fragments knowledge—a kind of digital memory that is available to us as a matter of course, anytime and anywhere, for obtaining information and disseminating that same information. As we search in…

Ricarda Denzer — To Tell A Story

Opening, May 7, 2019, 7 pm Exhibition, May 8 – June 14, 2019 In Ricarda Denzer’s artistic practice the narrative form is open-ended in every conceivable direction. The artist’s video works, performances, and expansive installations are dominated by acoustic motifs and revolve around phenomena such as the human voice, the spoken word, and the speech…

Kathi Hofer — Cabin Essence

Opening, March 21, 2019, 7 pm Exhibition, March 22 – April 26, 2019 Kathi Hofer takes up in her work pre-existing, “used” materials and ideas, processes them thoughtfully, and then re-inscribes them in the production cycle from whence they came. Resembling a recycling process, her artistic endeavors revolve around the procedures deployed in cultural and…

Statement #04 | Markus Hanakam & Roswitha Schuller — PIVOT

Lecture performance January 24, 2019 5 pm, Input: Apparatus–LCD (A–L) 6 pm, Screening 7 pm, Input: Mannerisms–Zapping (M–Z) Images express social conditions, they create conventions and standards—and conversely, the social framework inevitably shapes the visual material it contains. With PIVOT, Markus Hanakam and Roswitha Schuller explore the possibilities for manipulating imaging devices and the visual…

Statement #03 | Alfredo Barsuglia — SPRACHEIST

Performance, January 10, 2019, 7 pm Performers, Alfredo Barsuglia and Jasmin Hoffer Sprache ist S. P.
 Rache! 
Ists.
 Prr. Ach! E! Ist, sprach E! Isst. Language is an arbitrary system. And since the structure and use of language and its vocabulary are based on a social consensus, these conventions can also be overturned to facilitate…

and|or—but, yay* (group exhibition)

Opening, November 13, 2018, 7 pm Exhibition, November 14 – December 21, 2018 Works by Nicoleta Auersperg, Oscar Cueto, Kyungrim Jang, Jakob Kirchweger, Mara Novak, Asher O’Gorman / Anne-Clara Stahl, Lola Pfeifer, David Reiner, Huda Takriti, Ayşe-Gül Yüceil Program of events November 22, 2018, 7 pm Around and about round tables A round table talk…

and|or—but, yeah* (group exhibition)

Opening, October 19, 2018, 6 pm Exhibition, October 22–24, 2018, 10 am–6 pm Works by Nicoleta Auersperg, Oscar Cueto, Kyungrim Jang, Jakob Kirchweger, Mara Novak, Asher O’Gorman / Anne-Clara Stahl, Lola Pfeifer, David Reiner, Huda Takriti, Ayşe-Gül Yüceil Location University of Applied Arts Vienna TransArts – Transdisciplinary Art Vordere Zollamtsstraße 7 1030 Vienna Austria In…

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 and taxonomies, programmed environments and standards, coupled with the ubiquitous phenomenon of automation are the driving forces of today’s society that Josephine Kaeppelin takes as the point of departure for her artistic practice. She starts by researching technological, social, and visual…

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,…

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…

Heidrun Holzfeind — Never Neverland

Opening, March 9, 2017, 6.30 pm Exhibition, March 10 – May 5, 2017 The Austrian artist’s works trace relationships between individual life stories and political realities. For “Never Neverland,“ commissioned by the steirischer herbst festival, Holzfeind traces an arc from an artist community in the Californian desert to experimental lifestyles in Styria and Slovenia. In…

Martin & Werner Feiersinger — Italomodern. Cesenatico – Triest

Opening, December 1, 2016, 6.30 pm Exhibition, December 2, 2016 – January 27, 2017 We’ve invited Martin and Werner Feiersinger to adapt their “Italomodern“ project for Kunstraum Lakeside. Martin, an architect, has for several years been investigating little-known works of postwar architecture in Northern Italy. Based on his extensive research, he and his brother, the…

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…

Jens Goldbeck — Peter Handke’s Settings

Opening, 30. June 30, 2016, 6 pm Exhibition, July 1 – August 5, 2016 Jens Goldbeck is currently working on a photographic project dedicated to locations that figure in Peter Handke’s life and works. For Handke, places often determine the path taken by his writing. These are threshold places: on the outskirts of a city,…

Kris Lemsalu — Afternoon Tear Drinker

Opening, May 12, 2016, 7 pm Exhibition, May 13 – June 24, 2016 Kris Lemsalu uses masquerade as a means of expression when staging her performances and installations. The artist spirits us away to a fantasy world, where she however grapples with universal concerns of today such as desire, sexuality and transformation. Drawing on a…

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…

Spaces and Resources (group exhibition)

Opening, October 1, 2015, 6.30 pm Exhibition, October 2 – November 20, 2015 Linda Bilda, Bureau d’études, Josef Dabernig, Ines Doujak, Karpo Godina, Michael Höpfner, Marjetica Potrč, Christoph Schäfer, Kateřina Šedá Which spaces and resources are still available to us? How do we conceive of the city and of work? Which economy are we willing…

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…

Alice Creischer & Andreas Siekmann — In the Stomach of the Predators

Opening, November 27, 2014, 6.30 pm Exhibition, November 28, 2014 – February 14, 2015 Twelve images and one video tell the story of the monopolization of seeds. This work on the progressive privatization of common property began with the opening of the Svalbard Global Seed Vault in 2008 in Norway. Alice Creischer and Andreas Siekmann…

Sister Europe (group exhibition)

Opening, October 22, 2014, 6.30 pm Exhibition, October 23 – November 22, 2014 Oleksandr Burlaka, Zhanna Kadyrova, Ivan Melnychuk, Lada Nakonechna, Oleksiy Radynski, Mykola Ridnyi, Vova Vorotniov The exhibition presents works by artists from Ukraine, who respond to the events unfolding in the country, study circumstances preceding the change, and envision the new society. The…

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…

Ming Wong — Eat Fear

Opening, March 20, 2014, 6.30 Uhr Exhibition, March 21 – May 16, 2014 During his residency at the Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Ming, who was inspired by the strong Turkish presence in Berlin’s Kreuzberg area, developed his latest video work, “Eat Fear,” a reconstruction of a Fassbinder movie, “Angst essen Seele auf” (1973), which tells the story…

Banu Cennetoğlu & Philippine Hoegen — Masist Gül

Opening, January 23, 2014, 6.30 pm Exhibition, January 24 – March 14, 2014 To make a body of work visible posthumously is a delicate and hazardous task, especially if the artist was not recognized in the context of official art history during his or her lifetime. There is always a risk that the artist, the…

Unsocial Sociability (group exhibition)

Opening, May 15, 2013, 6.30 pm Exhibition, May 16 – June 28, 2013 The Institute for the Art and Practice of Dissent at Home, Cindy Milstein, Erik Ruin, Sarah J Stanley Social relationships as the center of our common life present themselves at the same time under the two opposing aspects of the “propensity to…

On Uncanny States and Bodies (group exhibition)

Opening, March 21, 2013, 6.30 pm Exhibition, March 22 – May 3, 2013 Franz Artenjak, Drew Danielle Belsky, Mareike Bernien & Kerstin Schrödinger, Eva Egermann, Luke Fowler, Roland Gaberz, Philipp Timischl Uncanny states and bodies in the exhibition space. Unusual conditions in the 4th solar system. Various body and “teen issues”, wishes and desires. Endless…

Ghazel — Geopolitics of Roots. No Man’s Land, Part 2

Opening, Decemer 6, 2012, 6.30 pm Exhibition, December 7 – February 8, 2013 The Iranian artist Ghazel has been focusing since the 1990s on issues of migration, exile and (trans)cultural identities. Among the Paris- and Tehran-based artist’s most well-known works are the “Me Series” of very short videos in which Ghazel, dressed in a chador,…

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,…

Hubert Lobnig & Matthias Wieser — This Really Happened Here / Klagenfurt Is Burning

Opening, March 28, 2012, 6.30 pm Exhibition, March 29 – July 6, 2012 “This Really Happened Here” is a largescale research and exhibition project on alternatives for political, social and cultural development in the Austrian state of Carinthia. “This Really Happened Here” is a cooperative project by Kunstraum Lakeside and the Institute for Media and…

Igor Grubić — 366 Liberation Rituals

Opening, December 13, 2011, 6 pm Exhibition, December 14, 2011 – February 2, 2012 366 Liberation Rituals, whose starting point is, among other things, the 40th anniversary of 1968, consists of a series of everyday small rituals which touch upon the problems of the society I live in. With my actions, I evoke youthful enthusiasm,…

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…

Július Koller — Atlas of Fantastic Science (From the Július Koller Visual Archive)

Opening, March 29, 2011, 6.30 pm Exhibition, March 30 – May 20, 2011 Július Koller’s work, which focused on day-to-day reality steeped in a public realm submitted to state oversight and control, was contrasted by the artist’s personal figure—a phenomenon in parallel appears in the work of conceptual artists in Czechoslovakia, Hungary, Poland, Romania, and…

Virginia Nimarkoh — Urban Utopias

Opening, January 11, 2011, 6 pm Exhibition, January 12 – February 25, 2011 “Urban Utopias” is an ongoing series of photographs documenting municipal green spaces like parks, community gardens and city farms in southeast London.These sites are the meeting point for diverse narratives around community, nature, ownership and the city. The project presents these spaces…

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…

Catrin Bolt — Missed the Theme

Opening, May 19, 2010, 6 pm Exhibition, May 20 – July 2, 2010 Does a space only exist when it is defined? Is it only then that the things in it can be recognized for what they are? Is there even such a thing as undefined spaces? We constantly find ourselves in spaces and places,…

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…

What, How & for Whom (WHW) — Ground Floor America

Opening, January 13, 2010, 6 pm Exhibition, January 14 – February 26, 2010 “Ground Floor America” is the title of a travel book by Soviet writer duo Ilf and Petrov, written in 1936. “Ground floor America“ takes Ilf’s and Petrov’s approach as a starting point for questioning the notion of “curatorial research“ within the broader…

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…

Senam Okudzeto — Capitalism and Schizophrenia

Opening , March 18, 2009, 6.30 pm Exhibition, March 19 – July 3, 2009 The city of Fribourg is a small, picturesque university town just to the north of Geneva. Its gently fading economy has been in need of a lift for some years. In order to address this problem, the city council selectively invited…

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…

Pauline Boudry & Renate Lorenz — normal work

Opening, April 24, 2008, 7 pm Exhibition, April 25 – May 23, 2008 The film “normal work” restages four historical photographs of the Victorian house maid Hannah Cullwick in which she takes on poses, crossing various social positions of class, “race,” and gender. The film installation “normal work” asks whether the crossings of social hierarchies…

Tadej Pogačar & P.A.R.A.S.I.T.E. Museum of Contemporary Art in collaboration with DAVIDA — CODE: RED BRASIL, Daspu/Daslu

Opening, March 13, 2008, 7 pm Exhibition, March 14 – April 18, 2008 CODE:RED (since 1999/2000) is an ongoing collaborative, transdisciplinary platform for discussion and research models of informal economy, activism, and self-organization of urban minorities in the context of sex work and human trafficking. The platform encompasses various forms of collaboration with experts, scholars,…

Iris Andraschek & Hubert Lobnig — Cruising Around

Opening, December 13, 2007, 5 pm Exhibition, December 14, 2007 – February 15, 2008 For their exhibition project Iris Andraschek and Hubert Lobnig are cooperating with the Research Seminar for Transportation Informatics, part of the University Institute for Intelligent System Technologies that is located directly over the galleries of Kunstraum Lakeside. Transdisciplinary research has been…

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…

Zeigam Azizov — Hard Spell: A Promise to Generations

Opening, March 15, 2007, 6 pm Exhibition, March 16 – April 27, 2007 With the installation Hard Spell: A Promise to Generations, I would like to problematise the dramatic transformation of radical linguistics into the managerial language of media. The language of media plays an educational role as it increasingly controls the popular consciousness of…

The Park — Investigation in a Post-Productive Cluster (group exhibition)

Opening, December 7, 2006, 5 pm Exhibition, December 12, 2006 – February 2, 2007 Peter Spillmann, Katja Reichard, Marion von Osten Throughout the history of human common areas, the park has played the role of both model and stage, functioning as artificial paradise, as a showcase for innovative technologies, as a masterpiece of the latest…

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…

Economies on the Borderline (group exhibition)

Opening, June 7, 2006, 6 pm Exhibition, June 8 – August 18, 2006 Gülsün Karamustafa, Ursula Biemann, Angela Sanders, Michael Zinganel, Hans-H. Albers, Maruša Sagadin, Michael Hieslmair As borderline between a South that has remained chronically underdeveloped under centuries of colonialism and a North that grew rich on this history, the Strait of Gibraltar embodies…

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…

Sascha Reichstein — Be My Guest

Opening, March 8, 2006, 7 pm Exhibition, March 9 – April 7, 2006 For over 50 years, Hilton hotels have been considered an expression of elite Western life-styles. These days, Hiltons are found almost everywhere, in America and in Asia, in Africa as well as in Europe. The image of these hotels is mainly determined…

Kamen Stoyanov — Bingo Topology

Opening, December 7, 2005, 7 pm Exhibition, December 8, 2005 – January 12, 2006 This project Bingo Topology deals with a concrete place in Sofia, namely, a bingo room and its surroundings. I am interested in the great dynamism of this city, which finds itself in the process of a brutal transformation from a socialist…

Julika Rudelius — Economic Primacy

Opening, November 16, 2005, 7 pm Exhibition, November 17 – 30, 2005 Julika Rudelius explores aspects of human behavior—communication codes, facial expressions, gestures, gender-specific and culturally inflected behavioural patterns. In her videos, Rudelius creates artificial spaces, situations and moods, which serve as settings for interviews or re-enactments of everyday situations. The point of departure for…

Milica Tomić — Reading Capital

Opening, October 27, 2005, 7 pm Exhibition, October 28 – November 8, 2005 After his visit to Mexico in the 1930s, the avant-garde filmmaker Sergei M. Eisenstein planned to film Karl Marx’s groundbreaking Capital. The project was never realized but what remains today are Eisenstein’s Notes for a Film of Capital. Unprecedented as his project…

Michaela Schweiger — A Visit to Themroc

Opening, October 12, 2005, 4 pm Exhibition, October 13 – 26, 2005 A Visit to Themroc draws parallels between the living situations of two “workers” by means of a kind of confrontation between the two men. One sequence is cut from the abstracted scenes of the film Themroc by Claude Faraldo (F, 1973), in which…

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…