GUTAI GROUP 1951-1967

Exhibition duration: 10 July – 20 September 2014

Shozo Shimamoto, Untitled, around 1954/60, mixed media on newspaper, 33,5x42,5cm

Our summer exhibition concentrates on seventeen objects by the Gutai artists of the 1950s and 1960s. Fifteen of the artworks were shown for the first time in 1967 at Galerie Hildebrand in Klagenfurt. Founders of the group like Jiro Yoshihara, Saburo Murakami, Kazuo Shiraga, Shozo Shimamoto are represented, as well as some of the most significant artists of the second phase (1962 to 1972), such as Matsuda Yutaka, Masatoshi Masanobu, Yuko Nasaka, or Michio Yoshihara.

In conjunction with contemporary works of the No!Art movement by Boris Lurie and Sam Goodman, exhibits by Joseph Beuys, Dieter Roth and the Vienna Actionists the exhibition sketches some of the most important international art tendencies after world war II.

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Upcoming Exhibitions/Events

SUMMER BREAK: August 4 – 25, 2014

KCC - KONZETT CONCEPT CONCERT No. 2: DIE ZEIT, DIE ZEIT
 [Time, time]
Art: Rudolf Polansky, Joseph Beuys, Franz West among others;

Music: Marian Marais, Bernd Alois Zimmermann, J. S. Bach, Michael Mautner.
Future concert dates to be announced.

September 25 – October 31, 2014

Viennafair October 2 – 5, 2014
Booth B13
Otto Muehl, Rudolf Polanszky, Franz West
Opening with music-performance, October 1, 7:30 p.m.

Vienna City Center Gallery Tour
October 9, 2014, 4:00 - 9:00 p.m.

ART AND PHOTOGRAPHY

in the framework of “Eyes-on” Month of Photography

November 6 – December 6, 2014

Vienna Art Week November 17 – 23, 2014

KCC - KONZETT CONCEPT CONCERT No. 3:
SATURNALIA

The revival of the “Saturnalia,” which was the most significant annual festival held in ancient Rome on December 17; as an alternative to the common Christmas party so to speak. Large Saturnalia celebration on December 17.

Exhibition archive

KCC - Konzett Concept Concert no 1: Pleasure and pain simultaneously
Concert dates with Michael Mautner: Thurs., 22 May 2014 and Tues., 24 June 2014, 7:30 p.m. Exhibition duration: 23 May – 28 June 2014

BRUS / FUENTES & RENNER / HUSAR
19.11.2013-24.01.2014