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  • Palais Trauttmansdorff,
    Burggasse 4, A-8010 Graz

    Opening hours:
    Wed–Sun 12:00–18:00

    grazerkunstverein

    (Exhibition)

    The Weight of the Concrete

    EZIO GRIBAUDO

    in a scenography by

    DAVIDE STUCCHI

    08/12 – 02/03/2024

    01

    The Weight of the Concrete marks the first monographic exhibition of Ezio Gribaudo (Turin, 1929-2022) in Austria.

    (Performance)

    Avoiding The Genius / Blackbirds

    JESPER LIST THOMSEN

    29/02, 18:30

    02

    Responding to Il Peso del Concreto, Jesper List Thomsen is set to deliver readings from two texts, Avoiding The Genius (2017) and Blackbirds (2018), each unraveling the complex ties binding body, language, and image.

    (Conversation, Presentation)

    Of Muscular Movements and Mental Forms

    ANDREA DI SEREGO ALIGHIERI

    29/02, 18:30

    03

    Andrea di Serego Alighieri will focus on the distinct recto/verso format of Il Peso del Concreto [The Weight of the Concrete], as the book presents a unique duality: one side of the page showcases Gribaudo's artwork, while the opposite side features an anthology of concrete poetry composed by the poet Spatola.

    (Conversation, Presentation)

    Women in Concrete Poetry: 1959–79

    MÓNICA DE LA TORRE, ALEX BALGIU

    01/03, 18:30

    04

    Mónica de la Torre and Alex Balgiu will present their 2020 publication, Women in Concrete Poetry: 1959-1979, an influential anthology that assembles concrete poems by women from the early stages of this avant-garde movement.

    (Performance)

    Dance for Nothing (revisited)

    ESZTER SALAMON

    01/03, 20:00

    05

    Choreographer and filmmaker Eszter Salamon revisits John Cage's Lecture on Nothing (1949), a piece she initially engaged with in 2010 through her choreography Dance for Nothing, which paired Cage’s words with her movement.

    (Sound)

    The Weight of the Tongue

    Katalin Ladik, Tomaso Binga, CAConrad, Susan Howe and David Grubbs, Nat Marcus, Bryana Fritz, Hanne Lippard, Patrizia Vicinelli

    08/12 – 02/03/2024

    06

    The Weight of the Tongue is a sound program that is presented in the framework of The Weight of the Concrete by Ezio Gribaudo.

    (Exhibition)

    CURTIS CUFFIE

    06/04 – 01/06/2024

    Opening 05/04, 18:00

    07

    Further information forthcoming.

    08

    (Exhibition) The Weight of the Concrete EZIO GRIBAUDO in a scenography by DAVIDE STUCCHI 08/12 – 02/03/2024 (Performance) Avoiding The Genius / Blackbirds JESPER LIST THOMSEN 29/02, 18:30 (Conversation, Presentation) Of Muscular Movements and Mental Forms ANDREA DI SEREGO ALIGHIERI 29/02, 18:30 (Conversation, Presentation) Women in Concrete Poetry: 1959–79 MÓNICA DE LA TORRE, ALEX BALGIU […]