Michael Blum (Vienna)

Michael Blum is an artist based in Vienna. After studying history in Paris and photography at ENP Arles (F), he developed a body of work - videos, publications, installations... - that aims at critically re-reading the production of culture and history. Recent projects include The Monument to the Birth of the 20th Century (O.K Centrum, Linz, 2004 ; Revolver Verlag, 2005), A Tribute to Safiye Behar (9th Istanbul Biennial, 2005) and Lippmann, Rosenthal & Co. (De Appel, Amsterdam, 2006).  www.blumology.net


>> Exhibition: 23.09. - 15.10.2006


>> Lectures/ Presentations/ Panel

Sunday, 24.9., 12 a.m. - 19 p.m.

Moderation: Marina Gržinić (Vienna /Ljubljana)

17:45 -19:00 p.m. Panel


bankleer (Berlin), Michal Blum (Vienna), Ursula Mayer (London/ Vienna), Artists Without Walls (Israel/ Palestine)

Starting from their own works the artists presented in the exhibition discuss whether there are still places which are surrounded by an aura of innocence.