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ACFNY SUPPORTED | EXHIBITION
Christian Kosmas Mayer and Sonia Leimer
FRIDAY JUN 16, - FRIDAY JUN 30
Verlag für moderne Kunst hosts an exhibition by Austrian artists Sonia Leimer and Christian Kosmas Mayer at 33 Orchard Gallery from June 16–30, 2017. Join in on Thursday, June 29, 6–9 pm at 33 Orchard gallery for a reception celebrating Sonia Leimer’s catalogue "Autoterritorium" and Christian Kosmas Mayer’s vinyl record (in collaboration with Alexander Wolff under their band's name "Essachai Vow"). Alongside these two publications, Verlag für moderne Kunst will present a broad selection of books.
ABOUT THE ARTISTS
Sonia Leimer lives and works in Vienna. She studied architecture at the Technical University and the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna. Leimer exhibited her work internationally at numerous art institutions and museums. She is currently artist in residence at the International Studio and Curatorial Program (ISCP) in Brooklyn, NY.
To find out more about Sonia Leimer, click >>>here.
Christian Kosmas Mayer lives in Vienna and works with photography, video, sculpture, installation and performance. Known for his engagement with questions of memory, preservation and rediscovery, his works have been shown in numerous international institutions.
To find out more about Christian Kosmas Mayer, click >>>here.
Verlag für moderne Kunst works closely with artists, galleries, and museums to produce books that can stand alone as objects in their own right and whose contents and forms engage with leading topics, manifestations, and protagonists in contemporary art. It has published award-winning publications, among others Yoshimoto Nara’s first catalogue, “Yoshitomo Nara: Lullaby Supermarket,” in 2001, before he became internationally known. Other well-established names include Richard Artschwager, Mark Bradford, William S. Burroughs, Francesco Clemente, Jeremy Deller, Marcel Duchamp, General Idea, Rainer Gahnal, Robert Gober, Subodh Gupta, Keith Haring, Emily Jacir, Kiki Kogelnik, Robert Mangold, Gordon Matta-Clark, David Reed, Terry Winters, Lee Lozano, Ree Morton and Doug Aitken.
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