participating artists:

Peter Friedl

Dena Yago

Stewart Uoo

Christian von Borries

George Rippon

Renaud Jerez

Carey Young

Julien Ceccaldi

Kaspar Müller

Cooper Jacoby


curators:

Elisa R. Linn, Lennart Wolff


exhibiton architecture:

Aziz Al Qatami


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opening:

Saturday, July 18, 2015 at 7 pm

performance:

Renaud Jerez

Saturday, July 25, 2015 at 7 pm


talk:

wandering in search of pleasure

Christian von Borries, Ben Kaufmann, Elisa R. Linn, Lennart Wolff

Sunday, September 13, 2015 at 5 pm


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Neuer Aachener Kunstverein

Passstraße 29

52070 Aachen


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Grand Opening Reception is a project at Neuer Aachener Kunstverein, questioning the role of artistic positions in contemporary institutional marketing and the eventisation of cultural production in the form of local identity creation.


The project is conceived in collaboration with Kuwaiti architect and artist

*Aziz Al Qatami, who was commissioned to create the exhibition design. 


*Aziz Al Qatami is an architect and artist, who lives in Kuwait City. He is the founder of the architecture firm Atelier Aziz Al Qatami, and also a member of the artist collective GCC.


supported by:

Sparkasse Aachen, Bundeskanzleramt Österreich, Pro Helvetia, Jugend- Kulturstiftung Sparkasse Aachen, Stadt Aachen

Grand Opening Reception


07/18/2015 - 09/13/2015

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installation view