KUNSTRAUM LLLLLL, VIENNA (AT)
the viewer the physical space has the meaning of an object, and
therefore he / she perceives it absolutely passive - considering only
the objective architectural and visual features.
The position of the artists is opposite - it is active and in this sense it is manipulative.
"false" initial inspiration by the objective perception is
very quickly changed by the subjective artistic desire to transform
the object into a subject. Thus the position of the artist is
definitely critical. The personal artistic presentation goes through
the process of critical reflection and creation of dialogic
The exhibition explores the whole process of a subjective "takeover" of the objectivity of the space. Of course the strategies are different.
Andreas Heller tries to look at different kind of little objects - to find an archetype for every basic aspects of objects in general. He creates a personal mythology associated with them.
Through her sculpture Luiza Margan activates the relation of the gallery and the street, between private and urban space and the power positions (of viewing and being viewed) that they apply.