Media art is concerned with the critical analysis, playful appropriation, and prospective development of technologies, tools, and codes of global information networks. The results do not offer simple answers, but are aimed at interpreting economic, ecological, and technological aspects of social development. Embarking on process-orientated modes of practice, speculative and experimental methods of artistic research stir critical debate on pertinent issues of our time.
In the “Angewandte Showroom” teaching staff and graduates from the Institute of Fine and Media Art at the University of Applied Arts Vienna provide insights into both their “digital studios” and artistic strategies through changing exhibitions, presentations and discussions.
Curators: Ruth Schnell, Tommy Schneider (curating since January 2015), Wolfgang Fiel (curator from September 2011 till December 2014), Lydia Lindner (curator from the beginning of the project in November 2009 until August 2011) and visiting curators.
Curation: Ruth Schnell and Tommy Schneider
Opening Exhibition: 24.05.2017, 19:00 (The artist will be present)
Duration: 25.05.2017 - 21.07.2017
Opening hours: 10:00 - 22:00
Location: Schauraum Angewandte - quartier 21 im MQ, Museumsplatz 1, A-1070 Wien
Koordination & Realisation: Ruth Schnell, Gabi Pichler, Tommy Schneider, Maria J. Trucker
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