Performance

ImPulsTanz 2018: Valerie Oberleithner & Magdalena Chowaniec - iChoreography – Conversations

Jul 20 2018
Heldenplatz
1010 Wien Vienna
18:00
free
Jul 22, 18:00
Friday, July 20, 2018
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In the theatre the body is being prepared for what is to be done outside in the public space. That is the premise under which a group of people from different generations walks to Heldenplatz to examine the sound installation The Voices by Scottish Turner Prize winner Susan Philipsz. Its delicate, flowing sounds refer to the martial spectacle of Adolf Hitler’s speech delivered there in 1938. As a counterweight to the violence of historical events Chowaniec and Oberleithner bring a choreographic score to this charged place.

Free admission
Duration: 45 min

In cooperation with Haus der Geschichte Österreich

Note: Twice a day and until November 2018 the Haus der Geschichte Österreich invites to summerly art talks on Heldenplatz.
Date: 26 June, 31 July, 28 August, 25 September and 30 October, 18:15–approx. 18:45
Meeting point: Main entrance of the Austrian National Library, Heldenplatz

Susan Philipsz, The Voices, 2018.
Four-channel sound installation, wireless transmission
until 12 November 2018, daily at 12:30 and 18:30