Kategorie: Residency

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 […]


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 […]

Dead Plants and Living Objects

Sound Performance July 18th, 19:30 Tin cans, whistles, locomotive suspension springs, porcelain bowls, compressor top bells, ping pong balls, agave dry leaves, sponges, steel wires, branches, paper foils, plastic bags, silver papers, pink gloves, piano, balloons, buckets, feathers, water, scraps, peebles, flower pots, guitar, metal tubes, paulownia tree seeds, pearls, bamboo sticks, logs, bones, stones, […]

Collect / Diffuse

Exhibition Opening and SoundwalkApril 4th, 19:00 Opening HoursApril 5th – 7th, 15:00 – 18:00 This work will be presented in two parts, a soundwalk and installation. The soundwalk will explore the diverse soundscapes of Linz through walking and listening. Participants are invited to join on an intuitive walk through the city whist attending to the […]

Synchrony Collapse

Exhibition OpeningJanuary 31st, 19:00 Opening HoursFebruary 1st – 7th, 15:00 – 18:00Sa/Su closed Three video-works explore human selfhood in its evolutionary context. By drawing a parallel with the animal, the set of constraints we are subjected to become more apparent. If we take these constraints into account, how can we redefine human agency, will, and […]

The Beheading of the Fruitfly (initialized)

Exhibition Opening and Sound PerformanceDecember 13th, 19:00live stream: https://www.awdio.com/live-stream-bb15-linz-13th-dec-2016/3996qzrr3b-the-beheading-of-the-fruitfly-initialized-/players Book Presentation‚What if a counter proof makes any proof an illusion?‘                                                                             The artist in conversation with curator Marijana Schneider  December 16th, 19:00 Opening HoursDecember 14th – 21st, 15:00 – 18:00Sa/Su closed In July 2015, the United States publicised their plans to gain the number one position in […]

Losing Chorus

Exhibition Opening                                                                                                                    September 20th, 19:30 Finissage with Artist Lecture                                                                                                       September 27th, 19:30 Opening […]

Folly 2 / Igman Hotel

Folly 2 / Igman Hotel addresses the failure and collapse of political systems and the subsequent human tragedies that today are increasingly present. The new-media installation is inspired by a hotel, originally built for the Olympic Winter Games of 1984, near Sarajevo. During the acts of aggression within the war of 1992 – 1995, the […]