Kategorie: Residency

how to turn a man into a melon

Exhibition OpeningTuesday, October 20th 2020, 7:00pm The phrase „out of touch“ or „out of touch with reality“ stands for a feeling of incapacity to understand, or to feel/touch something anymore: a symptom that may also describe our current relationship to technology. In the seemingly dematerializing world, we engage more and more with immaterial and territorially […]

Reliquia de las disciplinas geograficas

Last September, bb15 hosted the artist Nieves de la Fuente in the course of an artist residence. During her stay, de la Fuente worked on a long-term project of hers entiteled “Reliquia de las disciplinas geograficas”, initiated in 2014 and based on a short story by Argentinian writer Jorge Luis Borges. In collaboration with „Grand […]

TRANSOCEANIC

Exhibition & Performance Opening hoursJune 16th – 23rd, 3 – 6 pmAlso open by appointment. Performance (with GrainField)On the 16th and 17th of June at 4 pm and 6 pmLimited to a maximum of 15 people. Registration is requested (office@bb15.at).Please bring a fully charged smartphone, it will be part of the performance.Please be aware that the […]

Tunnel Boring Machine

Exhibition OpeningNovember 21st 2019, 7:30pm Opening HoursNovember 22nd – 28th, 3 – 6pmSaturday and Sunday close. Also open by appointment. Tunnel Boring Machine is a performance-film shot on an action camera fixed to the artist’s chest, while she walks twice and in opposite direction the entire length of a train crossing the Euro Tunnel, during a […]

The Amateur Naturalist

Exhibition OpeningSeptember 3rd 2019, 7:30pm Opening HoursSeptember 4th – 10th, 3 – 6pmSaturday and Sunday close. Also open by appointment. As I live in a city I sometimes crave to live within a naturally wild environment. I wonder if it is some kind of nature romanticism typical to city dwellers? When I have stayed in […]

The Dis/ease/s of the Ear

Exhibition Opening and PerformanceJune 26th, 19:30 Opening HoursJune 27th – July 3rd, 15:00 – 18:00 Saturday / Sunday closed Steve Bates is an artist and musician living in Montréal. His work listens to boundaries and borders, points of contact and conflict. Thresholds are explored, stretched and, at times, completely broken. Information and signal feed back […]

As long as there is time to sleep

‘It started from being a night owl.’ Sleep is, naturally, incompatible with what the world of uninterrupted operation demands and promotes as an ideal norm. It is overlooked and everyday, to such a degree that it could be presented as banal and sinful. Yet this biological banality common to all living animals has an intrinsic […]

Searchlights

Susannah Stark focuses on the mystical qualities of the voice and its placement in urban spaces, to question how images are used in a technology-driven, digital and capitalist culture. She has an interest in the mouth as modulator which shapes and organises culture, both as a bodily organ and a machine. With many works questioning […]

A Vocabulary of Noise

Public Working SessionSeptember 23rd, starting at 14:00 Final EventSeptember 26th, 19:30 In the framework of a group residency at bb15, Jan Adriaans (NL), Monique Hendriksen (NL), Marie-Andrée Pellerin (CA) and FAXEN collective (AT) develop a multi-event project in Linz that approaches the notion of noise and randomness on a conceptual level. Communication is considered as […]

Clouds (working title)

Exhibition Opening:September 5th, 19:30 Opening Hours:September 6th – 12th, 15:00 – 18:00 Saturday/Sunday closed Pio Rahner was born in Offenburg. He lives and works in Bremen. Pio Rahner’s works oscillate between conceptual photography and installation-sculpture. One of the main focuses of his practice is balancing his concentration on a specific object with the realization, production […]