EUROPOLY, CONFERENCE # 2 ZAGREB Past, Present and Future of the Balkan Migrations in Countries of Central and Western Europe Opening: 2. May 2017, 7 pm 2. ‒  3. May, conference 2. ‒ 11. May, exhibition 4. ‒  6. May, film screenings Centre for Culture and Information (KIC) Preradovićeva 5 10000 Zagreb  Series of regional conferences EUROPOLY is a multidisciplinary project realized in collaboration with four independent organisations – Bijeli val (Croatia), Krokodil (Serbia), Crvena (Bosnia and Herzegovina) and BLOCKFREI (Austria). It deals with topics of migration, primarily from the area of South-Eastern Europe to the countries of Central and

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EUROPOLY, CONFERENCE # 1 BELGRADE Past, Present and Future of the Balkan Migrations in Countries of Central and Western Europe   Opening: 6. April 2017, 5 pm 6. ‒ 7. April, conference and film screenings 6. ‒ 13. April, exhibition  Museum of Yugoslavia Botićeva 6 11000 Belgrade Thursday, 6. April, 5 pm ‒ Opening Ceremony: Conference participants Boris Buden, Vladimir Ivanović and Želimir Žilnik will symbolically play the game EUROPOLY ‒  The European Union Identity Trading Game (an art installation from 2004 made in the format of a social game like Monopoly) by Serbo-Austrian artist Dejan Kaludjerović. Created in the form of a social game inspired by Monopoly, this piece

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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 – 2 pm 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

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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, 5:30 pm 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

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Opening: 02 October, 5:30pm 03. – 13. October 2015 Trg Nikole Pašića 11000 Belgrade The exhibition Vienna/Serbia Raw – Our new neighbours is a result of photography workshops with migrants, which took place between May and July 2015 in two cities in Serbia (Subotica and Belgrade) and Vienna. The workshops were based on the artistic practice of the established photo collective Belgrade Raw from Serbia in cooperation with BLOCKFREI. Belgrade Raw was joined for these workshops and field work by a documentary film director - Srđan Keča. The participants had the opportunity to reflect upon/exchange their

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9. August 2015, 20.30h Square in front of the St. Peter's Church Korčula, Croatia In the warmest month of the year, on 9 and 10 August, Šušur! brings literary treats to Korčula for the fourth time with the hot topic of Love & Mystery novels, reserving for each genre one evening of literary debate in the surroundings of the picturesque medieval old town of Korčula in Dalmatia, Croatia. During the discourse the authors will share with the audience their interpretation of these genres. Authors: Ante Tomić, Želimir Periš, Rumena Bužarovska and Mirjana Novaković. August 2015,

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After Berlin, Amsterdam, Belgrade and Basel - The International Summit of Cheap Laser Graphics brings art to Vienna for only one Euro! Opening: 14. November 2014, 7 pm 14. - 15. November 2014 Künstlerhaus Karlsplatz 5 1010 Vienna After a successful tour across the Balkans and Europe, the Vienna-based organisation BLOCKFREI and Künstlerhaus bring the International Summit of Cheap Laser Graphics to Vienna. During two nights from 14th until 15th of November, we join forces to transform the Künstlerhaus building in a pop-up gallery that offers accessible artwork for all. This year's International Summit of Cheap Laser

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