The Content of Form

Accompanying Program

May 17, 2013 6 p.m. (German)
Curatorial tour
Helmut Draxler, art historian, curator of the exhibition

7 p.m. (English)
The Content of Form – A Reading by Ian Wallace
Lecture by Ian Wallace, artist, followed by a conversation with Helmut Draxler

June 22, 2013 5-7 p.m. (English)
The Curatorial. A Philosophy of Curating
Lecture by Jean-Paul Martinon, philosopher followed by a conversation with Helmut Draxler

On Collecting Critical Art Practices
Hal Foster, art historian, art critic in conversation with Helmut Draxler

June 26, 2013, 5–8 p.m. (German)
The Value of the “Exhibition Value”

Walter Benjamin opposes the exhibition value to the cult value without offering a more precise definition. The symposium ventures a variety of readings in the attempt to determine the historical and systematic place of this concept between the values of the collection and the value of the work.

Kathrin Busch, philosopher, cultural theorist
Eva Kernbauer, art historian
Gregor Stemmrich, art historian
Moderation: Helmut Draxler

Free admission