Libia Castro and Ólafur Ólafsson in Places of Transition
Libia Castro and Ólafur Ólafsson exhibit in Places of Transition Exhibition
at the MuseumsQuartier Wien
January 24 – March 13, opening January 23 at 17
In search of various forms of contemporary models for living, the exhibition „Places of Transition“ at freiraum quartier21 INTERNATIONAL shows a selection of international works that examine the visual and discursive possibilities of location-specific transition. On the basis of predominantly photo and video installations, the exhibition explores processes of transformation and in narrative form addresses some of the global changes we have experienced in recent years and decades. The exhibition is curated by visual and cultural theorist Gülsen Bal with artist and curator Walter Seidl.
Artists: Libia Castro (ESP) & Ólafur Ólafsson (ISL), Köken Ergün (TUR), Vikenti Komitski (BUL), Aslı Çavuşoğlu (TUR), Marco Poloni (SUI), Oliver Ressler (AUT), Milica Tomić (SRB), Santiago Sierra (ESP), Akram Zaatari (LIB)
In relation to the exhibition, Castro and Ólafsson were invited to be artists in residence in the Museum Quartier complex in quartier21.
The exhibition runs until March 13, 2014.
Places of Transition
freiraum quartier21 INTERNATIONAL/MuseumsQuartier Wien