Opening and Discussion
On June 16th 2021 at 18:00, EDUCULT offers an open invitation to an event that combines a vernissage and discussion as part of the “Salon of Cultures”. In both aspects of the event, the relationship between art and language is dealt with through (artistic) dialogue. In addition to stand-up comedy, photography and visual art will be presented by five artists. A discussion on the subject of multilingualism in art will be integrated into the opening.
Parallel to the live event with audience, the event be streamed on Facebook and YouTube.
The event will be held in two time slots:
Slot 1) 18:00 – 20:00: Welcome, panel discussion, stand-up comedy, exhibition opening
Slot 2) 20:15 – 21:30: Welcome, stand-up comedy, exhibition opening
As the number of participants is limited, please register early for the desired event slot at email@example.com.
Openeing and Discussion: 16 June 2021, 18:00
Exhibition: 16 June – 15 November 2021
Location: EDUCULT, Q21 (in the MuseumsQuartier Vienna), Museumsplatz 1/e-1.6, 1070 Vienna
(Staircase 1.6 in the courtyard of the MQ main entrance, to the right of Café Daily – 3rd floor)
Artists: Oksana Zmiyevska, Inbal Volpo, Yun Wang, Saad al Ghefari, Tamas Vamos
Artistic Direction: Osama Zatar
Greetings: Dr. Aron Weigl / EDUCULT
OPENING AND EXHIBITION: WOS HOST G’SOGT?
In the exhibition curated by Osama Zatar, Ukrainian painter Oksana Zmiyevska, Israeli photographer Inbal Volpo and Chinese visual artist Yun Wang engage in artistic discourse and present their works. At the vernissage, Syrian artist Saad al Ghefari and Hungarian comedian Tamas Vamos will also share stand-up comedy with the audience.
PANEL DISCUSSION: “MULTILINGUALISM IN ARTS”
The discussion will be thematically linked to the exhibition and integrated into the opening. Together with artists and experts from the fields of art, culture, education and science, a panel will consider whether and how artistic creation functions as a linguistic means of expression and can contribute to communication and integration in social settings characterised by diversity and heterogeneity.
In compliance with all official COVID-19 regulations, the event is open to the public by pre-registration at the EDUCULT rooms in Q21 of the MuseumsQuartier Wien.
The 3-G rule applies to participation in on-site events: attendees must be vaccinated, tested or convalescent. The validity of various tests (PCR, antigen, self-test) is based on Ministry of Health guidelines. Vaccinated persons must bring a vaccination certificate, persons recovering from a COVID-19 infection must be able to show a medical confirmation or a certificate of segregation.
In addition, registration is required before the event and during the event, audience members must wear an FFP2 mask and follow distance rules or seating assignments.
We must also point out that prevention measures are subject to change.
People who are ill, feel ill or are not sufficiently healthy are asked to refrain from the event for safety reasons.
Registration and information: firstname.lastname@example.org
Picture: Das gefaltete Universum Nr 1 ©Yun Wang