LINZ FMR 19
Art in digital contexts and public spaces
Wednesday, March 27 – Saturday, March 30, 2019
Donaulände, Linz, Austria
Opening: Wednesday, March 27, 5 p.m., LENTOS Freiraum
LINZ FMR is a format, a platform, maybe even a form of festival, that is pronounced LINZ EPHEMER. It embarks on a search for art that reflects the ephemeral character of a digital and networked present. The ever advancing digitization of the every-day implies intense overlapping and layering of familiar physical, but also finely interwoven digital spaces. In these fast paced multi-dimensional structures the last bastions of clear descriptions of medium and discipline have begun to dissipate within artistic work. Read more
Wed, March 27, 5 p.m. – Opening tour, LENTOS Freiraum
Thu, March 28, 2 p.m. – Symposium on the edge of digital ephemerality, splace am Hauptplatz
Fri, March 29, 9 p.m. – Concerts, Stadtwerkstatt
Sat, March 30, 7 p. m. – Artist Talks, quitch
Sat, March 30, 9:30 p.m. – Closing party, STURM UND DRANG GALERIE
LINZ FMR is a biennial format on art in digital contexts and public spaces, curated and organized by qujOchÖ, servus.at, the Atelierhaus Salzamt, the Department of Cultural Studies of the University of Art and Design Linz and the STURM UND DRANG GALERIE. Read More
The heart of the format is an exhibition in public and open space with works by international and local artists who deal with art in digital contexts.
An art education program with various guided tours and a supporting program with lectures, concerts and talks will accompany the exhibition, to reflect on new approaches, working methods and developments related to art in digital contexts.