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FREEDOM WILL HAVE BEEN AN EPISODE
THURSDAY, MAR 05 2020, 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Freedom will have been an episode
MARCH 6, 2020 - MAY 31, 2020
Austrian Cultural Forum New York
11 East 52nd Street, New York
On March 5, 2020 the ACFNY, in partnership with Universalmuseum Joanneum (Graz), will open its new exhibition Freedom will have been an episode, curated by Roman Grabner, director of BRUSEUM at Neue Galerie Graz. Following in the footsteps of pioneering Austrian painter, performance artist, experimental filmmaker, and writer Günter Brus (*1938), four emerging artists and collectives from Austria have developed new site-specific installations that engage with what freedom means today in art and society. The exhibition will run through May 31, 2020.
Michael Haider, Director of the Austrian Cultural Forum New York
Roman Grabner, Curator & Director of BRUSEUM
Wolfgang Muchitsch, Director of Science, Universalmuseum Joanneum
Christopher Drexler, Regional Minister of Culture, Regional Government of Styria
Featured artists include:
Günter Brus, Josef Wurm, Evamaria Schaller, zweintopf (Eva Pichler, Gerhard Pichler), studio ASYNCHROME (Marleen Leitner, Michael Schitnig)
The exhibition has been supported by generous contributions from Land Steiermark, STABILO, SmartFilmPlus and Universalmuseum Joanneum.
Image Credit: UMJ/N. Lackner