Filmfestival

Crossing Europe
Tribute to VALIE EXPORT

21 – 26/04/2020
MOVIEMENTO & City-Kino, Linz

On the initiative of the VALIE EXPORT Center Linz CROSSING EUROPE will focus on the wide-ranging cinematographic oeuvre in a selection of the feature and experimental films by the artist from Linz. Her dealings with the societal role of the woman, her experiments with new media, and the changed perception through it, make VALIE EXPORT an international pioneer of media art and feminist art.

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Conference

ANAGRAMMATIC BODIES
Hommage à VALIE EXPORT

Concept Sabine Folie
14 – 15/05/2020
VALIE EXPORT Center Linz

In 1999, VALIE EXPORT drafts a screenplay titled The Virtual Body. From the Prosthetic to the Post-biological Body, where she compiles insights, visions, and projections regarding the history of the (virtual) body from the Middle Ages through to the present. However, lack of funding prevents its becoming a reality. This script is now available, edited, provided with an extensive annotation apparatus and richly illustrated, and gives occasion for an assessment.

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exhibition

Hommage à VALIE EXPORT

Curator Sabine Folie
from 20/05/2020
LENTOS Kunstmuseum Linz

Today, VALIE EXPORT is internationally considered to be one of the most important exponents of conceptual media, performance and cineastic art. In honour of her 80th birthday, the LENTOS, whose holdings of works by VALIE EXPORT were substantially enlarged in 2015 when the museum purchased the artist’s pre-death estate, will present a selection of outstanding works.

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Event

Enter the Center_ Exklusiv ins Archiv

02/03/2020, 17.00
VALIE EXPORT Center Linz

We would like to accommodate the great interest in the Center with the format Enter the Center_ Exklusiv ins Archiv, and provide a preliminary look at the oeuvre and the premature legacy of the Linz-born media and performance artist VALIE EXPORT.
Enter The Center_ Exklusiv ins Archiv takes place every first Monday of the month, 17.00, in the VALIE EXPORT Center Linz.

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Exhibition

Archival Glimpses, Take 8
The Artist and the Voice as a Medium

01/12/2019 – 29/02/2020
VALIE EXPORT Center Linz

Two display cases at the VALIE EXPORT Center Linz with contents that change every three months provide insights into the Archive on the basis of physical documents from the premature legacy.

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Reseach

Reference Library

Tuesdays from 13.00 to 17.00
VALIE EXPORT Center Linz

Support by the Library of the University of Art and Design Linz ensures that all of VALIE EXPORT Center Linz's publications can be publicly researched.

Acquisitions by the VALIE EXPORT Center Linz which are to illustrate contemporary discourses in the fields of performance, media and visual studies, film, psychoanalysis, feminism, and philosophy will also be entered on an ongoing basis.

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Research

Professorship Performance Art and Time-related Media Art

Start summer semester 2020
University of Art and Design Linz

At the University of Art and Design Linz the 2020 summer semester will see the beginning of teaching within the framework of the university professorship Performance Art and Time-related Media Art. Sabine Folie holds the professorship.

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PhD Junior Fellowships

Scholarship holders

Start summer semester 2020
University of Art and Design Linz

The scholarships for doctoral students at the VALIE EXPORT Center Linz, announced by the University of Art and Design Linz, are starting their research activities.

Two Junior Fellowship scholarships were announced last summer. The candidates selected by a jury of experts have convinced with their dissertation projects.

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