Talks



Friday, January 30 | from 8.45 pm
Filmscreening and talk: Places in Portrait


with the artists Bianca Baldi, Gunter Deller, Andrew de Freitas, and Anita Beckers (Gallery Director with focus on video art)

in the context of „Friday on my mind”
Frankfurter Kunstverein

This small film series will feature further films of the artists of the exhibition. The artists themselves will be present and will, provide further informations on their work.
The talk will partially be held in english.


Friday, February 20 | from 7 pm
Talk: Conquering space


with artists Sandra Kranich, Jol Thomson, Sofi Żezmer, Tracer, Vytautas Jurevicius, Raphaela Vogel, Stefan Stark and Elke Gruhn (Director Nassauischer Kunstverein)

in the context of „Friday on my mind”
Nassauischer Kunstverein Wiesbaden

This discussion centers on artists whose works address the topic of space. With their installations, sculptures and performances the artists and explore diverse spatial concepts – media related, philosophical or indeed physical – as well as the interface between public and private/institutional space.
The talk will partially be held in english.


Friday, February 20 | from 8.30 pm
Talk and concert: Where the music plays

with artists Andrew de Freitas, Bernhard Schreiner, Ben Patterson, Anne Imhof, Kristallo (Jonathan Penca, Charlotte Simon and Zink Tonsur)
Jessica Sehrt, and Stefan Fricke (Hessischer Rundfunk)

in the context of „Friday on my mind”
Nassauischer Kunstverein Wiesbaden

With increasingly blurred lines between individual genres (a development that stems from the 1960s), come the formation of a close relationship between the visual arts and music. In the discussion/concert “Where the music is a(r)t” the attending artists talk about what role the use of music, be it art or Pop music, plays in contemporary artistic practice and discuss their personal relationship with the “time medium” of music.

from 10 pm
Fluxus Cocktails in BEN’S BAR with Ben Patterson

Ben Patterson's environment “BEN’S BAR” is only complete with its legendary cocktails. To round off the evening we will be serving a small sample, mixed by Fluxus pioneer Ben Patterson himself.


Friday, March 6 | from 7 pm
Talk: On painting


with artists Dorothee Diebold, Helga Schmidhuber, Jonas Weichsel and Gunther Reski (Prof. at HfG Offenbach)

in the context of „Friday on my mind”
Frankfurter Kunstverein

Various forms of painting will be on display in the exhibition: large-format figurative oils, abstract monochrome images and paintings centering on digital techniques. A number of painting positions from the exhibition will be presented in the discussion with painter and Professor at the Offenbach University of Art and Design, Gunter Reski.


Friday, April 17 | from 7 pm
Talk: About performance

with artists Vytautas Jurevicius, Anne Imhof,
Jonathan Penca (Kristallo), Markus Walenzyk and Fabian Schöneich (Curator Portikus)

in the context of „Friday on my mind”
Frankfurter Kunstverein

This discussion focuses on the works of the performance artists participating in the exhibition and their respective working methods are detailed.






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