Pauline Boudry / Renate Lorenz

29.08.2015-08.11.2015
Pauline Boudry / Renate Lorenz
Portrait of an Eye
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Kunsthalle Zürich
Limmatstrasse 270
CH-8005 Zürich

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Opening: Friday, August 28, 2015

The staged films and cinematic installations of Swiss artist Pauline Boudry and German artist Renate Lorenz often begin with a song, a performance, a movie or a script of the past. Their works To Valerie Solanas and Marilyn Monroe in Recognition of their Desperation (2013), Opaque (2014) and I WANT (2015) present a partially fictional and time-encompassing collaboration, that sheds light on the close-knit web of references to experimental film, the history of photography or underground (drag) performance. They develop their own artistic aesthetic, which – through images, objects and relations – reaches a political dimension by challenging rehearsed norms and the relationship to the Other. Their performers are choreographers, artists and musicians that share their longstanding interest in questions of tangible utopia.

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Commissioned by Kunsthalle Zürich and Nottingham Contemporary
Generously supported by Pro Helvetia, Schweizer Kulturstiftung and Volkart Stiftung

September

05 Sa

17 Th

  • 18:30-19:30
    with Yannic Joray / Andreas Selg

27 Su

October

01 Th

04 Su

  • 15:00-16:00
    with Yannic Joray / Andreas Selg

11 Su

18 Su

  • 15:00-16:00
    with Yannic Joray / Andreas Selg

25 Su

  • 11:00-17:00
    mit Lorenz Hegi & Seline Fülscher (Kunstvermittler)
November

01 Su

05 Th

  • 18:30-19:00
    with Yannic Joray / Andreas Selg

07 Sa