Exhibition : 29/11/13 to 24/01/14, Fridays 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m
The recipients have the problem of not being able to use the gift. The givers see giving as a problem. You have everything in industrialized nations. What does “gift” mean then? What are we giving today? The market produces one every year unsustainable amount of things. A wasteful amount of energy and material is expended in their manufacture, Promotion and even for their recycling, their destruction, storage from the store to our cellars.
Her works show a critical view of the unsustainable situation. Installation, painting, object, performance, video, collage and photo: Daniela Nasoni , david turner, Edouard Steinhauer, Enes Zuljevic , Javier Pérez-Lanzac , Ilan Katin, Lenara Verle , Leonid Dutov , Riiko Sackinen and Katja Tukiainen , Sarah Bolte , Sonja Horning and Richard Pettifer , Sonja Trabandt , Steffen Kasperavicius , Stephan Gross , Sven Again
Program gifts as a problem
Vernissage (Video 1:27): Friday, November 29, 2013, 7:00 p.m. with Phillip Müller-Hohenstein, electric guitar, improvisation on the theme of the exhibition
The artist Ilan Katin is always present and draws his gifts for visitors.
Conversations : “Artist Talk” and “The Dinner” (performance). Friday, December 6th, 2013, 7:00 p.m.
The participating artists talk about their work. Moderated by Javier Pérez-Lanzac.
“The dinner”, December 6th, 2013, performance by Sonja Hornung, Richard Pettifer and Carrie McIlwain. Press article
Closing : Closing + concert by songwriter Deborah Di Nauta. Friday, January 24, 2014, 7:00 p.m