On Heavy Rotation

 

 

 

With works by

Keren Cytter

Panayiotis Loukas

Matthias Noggler

Malvina Panagiotidi

Vasilis Papageorgiou

Lia Perjovschi

Evelyn Plaschg

Socratis Socratous

Nadim Vardag

Gernot Wieland


Curated by

Severin Dünser & Olympia Tzortzi


Soft opening

on Tuesday, 3 November, 2–10 pm

 

3 November – 12 December 2020

 

The exhibition’s point of departure is a motion, that is constantly accelerated this year: the rotation on one’s own axis. Conditioned by the pandemic and the accompanying limitations, spinning around became a collective experience. Between a steadily repeated mental rotation and a physical reeling off of recurring processes, a dynamic arises, that resembles the experience of a hall of mirrors. Introspection and self-awareness generate a turning point, that affects the individual and – like the dance of a derwish – results in fluctuating between vertigo and contemplative trance. The exhibition follows these rotational movements on the basis of several works and tries to establish intersections between their thematic radii.

 

The exhibition is kindly supported by

 

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