Tuesday, 21. November, 6:30pm KUNST HAUS WIEN Untere Weißgerberstraße 13 1030 Vienna, Austria   In the framework of the BLOCKFREI's residency for six international art critics Critics' Agenda: VIENNA 2017 a panel discussion will be held on the Role of Art Criticism. Organized in two consecutive panels lead by AICA France and AICA Austria prize winners Klaus Speidel and Christoph Chwatal, respectively, the discussion provides an insight into the residency program for international art critics Critics’ Agenda: VIENNA 2017 focusing on the participants’ reflections on art criticism and the larger field into which criticism

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CONFERENCE/EXHIBITION EUROPOLY, SARAJEVO #3   Past, Present and Future of the Balkan Migrations in Countries of Central and Western Europe   9. November 2017, 7pm Opening of the 6th OPEN UNIVERSITY SARAJEVO Exhibition opening: Europoly - The European Union Identity Trading Game Artist talk: Dejan Kaludjerović and Jelena Petrović History Museum of Bosnia and Herzegovina Zmaja od Bosne 6 71000 Sarajevo   A third multidisciplinary event in the framework of the project EUROPOLY takes place in Sarajevo, realized in collaboration with four independent organisations – Bijeli val (Croatia), Krokodil (Serbia), Crvena (Bosnia and Herzegovina) and BLOCKFREI (Austria). The intention of the project is to research and map the intense social, cultural and

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Opening: 24. October 2017, 7pm Krinzinger Projekte Schottenfeldgasse 45 1070 Vienna, Austria 24. October – 4. November 2017 Mon – Fri: 3 – 7pm / Sat: 11 – 2pm   Artists: Christina Romirer / Jeannine Jesch / Sarah Bechter / Sebastian Grande / Song Jing / Tina Kult / Verena Zangerle / Veronika Beringer / Živa Drvarič Curators: Bahar Ahu Sağın (Turkey) / Ilaria Goglia (Italy) / Ilethia Sharp (USA) / Lucia Galvez Chico (Mexico) / Malou Solfjeld (Denmark) / Michaela Bear (Australia) / Oleksandra Poliushkina (Ukraine) / Pedro Henrique de Melo (Brasil) / Tan Yue (China)

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CONFERENCE/EXHIBITION/FILM SCREENINGS EUROPOLY, ZAGREB #2   Past, Present and Future of the Balkan Migrations in Countries of Central and Western Europe Opening: 2. May 2017, 7pm 2. ‒  3. May, conference 2. ‒ 11. May, exhibition 4. ‒  6. May, film screenings Centre for Culture and Information (KIC) Preradovićeva 5 10000 Zagreb    A second multidisciplinary event in the framework of the project EUROPOLY takes place in Zagreb, realized in collaboration with four independent organisations – Bijeli val (Croatia), Krokodil (Serbia), Crvena (Bosnia and Herzegovina) and BLOCKFREI (Austria). The intention of the project is to research and map the intense social, cultural and artistic

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CONFERENCE/EXHIBITION/FILM SCREENINGS EUROPOLY, BELGRADE #1 Past, Present and Future of the Balkan Migrations in Countries of Central and Western Europe   Opening: 6. April 2017, 5pm 6. ‒ 7. April, conference and film screenings 6. ‒ 13. April, exhibition  Museum of Yugoslavia Botićeva 6 11000 Belgrade   A first multidisciplinary event in the framework of the project EUROPOLY takes place in Belgrade. Series of regional conferences EUROPOLY is a multidisciplinary project realized in collaboration with four independent organisations – Bijeli val (Croatia), Crvena (Bosnia and Herzegovina), BLOCKFREI (Austria) and Krokodil (Serbia). The intention of the project is to research and map the intense social, cultural and artistic influence

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As a part of the exhibition I WAS HERE TOMORROW at Krinzinger Projekte (28. October – 3. November), organized by 12 international curators at the residency program Curators' Agenda: VIENNA 2016, we invite you to participate in the artist talk expanding on the curatorial concept with focus on the artworks exhibited. 29. October 2016, 12 – 2pm Krinzinger Projekte Schottenfeldgasse 45 1070 Wien The talk will be led by Klaus Speidel Artists Živa Drvarič | Stephan Genser | Gašper Kunšič | Anna Lerchbaumer | Sarah Pedde | Martin Schloegl | Marit Wolters | Hui Ye I WAS HERE

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Opening: 27. October, 7pm Krinziger Projekte Schottenfeldgasse 45 1070 Vienna 28. October - 09. November 2016 Mon-Fri: 3pm - 7pm / Sat: 11am - 2pm   Artists: Živa Drvarič, Stephan Genser, Gašper Kunšič, Anna Lerchbaumer, Sarah Pedde, Martin Schlögl, Marit Wolters, Hui Ye   Curators: Cima Azzam (PS/JO), Aviya Cohen (IL), Mahzabin Haque (BD), Liudmila Kirsanova (RU), Theresa Kneppers (US/GB), Adelina Luft (RO/ID), Erika Martin (CR), Raffaella M. Matrone (IT), Evelin Pál (HU), Lorena Parada (CO), Katarzyna Sobucka (PL/GB), Gabriele Tosi (IT)   The group exhibition I WAS HERE TOMORROW is a joint project of 12 emerging, international curators

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August 2016, 21h Square in front of the St Mark's Cathedral Korčula, Croatia The emphasis of the 5th ŠUŠUR! Festival of Words is on the issues of origin, belonging and identity in which a language/dialect plays a vital role. The audience will have an opportunity to hear personal testimonies, stories, and fragments by writers, travelers, historians with characteristic immigrant status and (im)permanent addresses. They will discuss their positions as migrants, the artistic process that is determined by nomadism and other phenomena of exchange of cultural patterns characteristic for the “life abroad”. Authors: Alida

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Opening: 30. October, 8pm 30. October - 6. November 2015 University of Applied Arts Vienna Oskar-Kokoschka-Platz 2 Lichthöfe A and B 1010 Vienna   Artists: Sebastian Gärtner, Maria-Magdalena Ianchis, Mira Klug, Philipp Kruder, Olena Newkryta, Philipp Renda, Jana Rinchenbachova and Katrin Weidhofer.   Curators: Aidan Li, Alexandra Nitschke, Bruna Grinsztejn João, Federica Brigo, Inês Jorge, Lorena Moreno Vera, Sophie Wallace, Ângela Susana Rodrigues and Teja Rot.   According to Jean Louis Delotte, the inscription of an event becomes a matter of taking place, a trace of memory. In order to claim its existence, such event should be found in time and place.

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Opening: 29. October, 5:30pm 30. October – 14. November 2015 Mariahilferstraße 43 1060 Vienna   The exhibition VIENNA/SERBIA RAW – Our new neighbours is a result of photography workshops with refugees from Middle East and Africa, which took place between May and July 2015 in Subotica, Belgrade and Vienna. The participants had the opportunity to reflect together upon their experience and needs as well as to work with their already existing photographic material in order to depict their background and parts of their journey to Europe. Some of them also produced new material, dealing with their current

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