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Erste Bank MehrWERT Art Awards in New York & Vienna // Artist talk with Julia Gaisbacher and Elke Krasny

Foto credits: Julia Gaisbacher, One Day You Will Miss Me, 2017

Oct 19 2018
Hegelgasse 14
1010 Vienna
Phone: +43 1 236 3775
18:00
Free
Friday, October 19, 2018
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6pm
Talk Erste Bank ExtraVALUE Art Awards

Since 2016, Erste Bank has been awarding the ExtraVALUE Art Awards to artists who have either been shown in das weisse haus or have participated in the studio and residency program of studio das weisse haus. Emerging artistic positions are promoted.
Within the framework of this talk, the Erste Bank ExtraVALUE Art Awards will be presented and previous award winners will talk about their experiences.

7.30pm
Artist talk with Julia Gaisbacher and Elke Krasny

Julia Gaisbacher is the recipient of the Erste Bank ExtraVALUE Art Recognition Award 2018 for her exhibition proposal “One Day You Will Miss Me”, an ongoing artistic work which critically engages with a city development project currently taking place in Belgrade. The artist documents the different construction phases in her photographs and refers with her artworks to the neoliberal application and marketing logic of this so called “Waterfront Project”. Above all, the well-founded research, which is based on critical media reports and discussions with supporters of the protest movement, was particularly impressive. In this talk with Elke Krasny, the artist will share insights from her project "One Day You Will Miss Me".