Archival Glimpses, Take 5
The Artist as a Teacher

01/03 – 31/05/2019

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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VALIE EXPORT. Research – Archive – Œuvre

15/02/ – 27/04/2019
Curator Sabine Folie
VOX Contemporary Image Center, Montreal

Austrian artist VALIE EXPORT is considered one of the most important figures in the fields of conceptual art, performance and film. Active since the 1960s, she continues to have an ongoing influence on generations of up-and-coming artists with her seminal feminist and media-critical works. VALIE EXPORT. Research – Archive – Œuvre is the latest exhibition in the series of retrospecitive projects hosted by VOX, revisiting major conceptual practices.

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Enter the Center_ Exklusiv ins Archiv

01/04/2019, 17.00

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.

Dates: 01/04/19, 06/05/19, 03/06/19.

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Radio broadcast

Enter the Center aired on Radio FRO

22/11/2018, 17.30
an interview by Pamela Neuwirth

On the occasion of the first anniversary of the opening of the VALIE EXPORT Center Linz Radio FRO asks Dagmar Schink in front of the microphone in the series Kultur & Bildung.

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Unruly Archives. Art and its Paper Trails

Concept Barbara Filser

The international symposium Unruly Archives. Art and its Paper Trails takes a look at the remnants of artistic and curatorial activities that have found their way into archives or special collections. Referring to them as 'unruly' alludes to the notion of 'savage thought', which the French anthropologist Claude Lévi-Strauss contrasted with modern scientific thought as the other mode, finding it, among other places, in the artistic practice.

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