Program

  • Uta Weber: Blow - Flow - Glow

    Exhibition in the MQ Art Box

    Opening: Thu, Mar 30, 19:00
    Venue: MQ Art Box
    Admission free

    In times where there is hardly a place in which to linger for a while in urban spaces that is not plastered with advertisements and monitors and where every petrol station looks like an epigonic light installation by Dan Flavin at night, the aesthetic fight for attention in public spaces is becoming more difficult. Uta Weber opts for the reverse path of interaction: she quotes shapes from product design and adapts the vocabulary of advertising in order to create spaces of experience that are free of messages and values.

    In her installation “Blow – Flow – Glow” she has affixed translucent foil on the MQ Art Box, and its circular shapes literally appear to be blowing, flowing and glowing. The opaque covering of the spatial body awakens the viewer’s curiosity about this glass “art cuboid” and electric light transforms the architecture into a colourfully luminous light sculpture. What distinguishes Uta Weber’s work is the lightness alluded to in the title: simplicity of form, clarity of colour, precision of the concept, irony of allusion and an unruffled approach to art theory discourses.

    Roman Grabner, 2017
    Universalmuseum Joanneum Graz

    Uta Weber
    Born in Leverkusen, Germany. Lives and works in Burgau, Styria.
    www.utaweber.de

    Curated by Elisabeth Melichar
    www.elisabethzeigt.at

    Mar 06 to Apr 24, daily 00-24:00
    Q21
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  • Sergei Sviatchenko (DNK): SECRETLY

    Wall installation at the MQ Forecourt

    Apr 21, 2016 thru Feb 28, 2017, daily 00-24:00
    Q21
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  • QUERWELTEIN

    Text installation in the Literaturpassage

    Oct 01 to Feb 28, ongoing daily 00–24:00
    Q21
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  • The little neverending vacation

    Installation by Gruppe Or-Om im Raum D / Q21

    Oct 01 2016 thru Mar 31 2017, daily 10-18:00
    Q21
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  • Tom Toro

    Exhibition in Raum 66 of Galerie der Komischen Künste

    Oct 28 to Feb 28, daily 11-18:00
    Q21
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