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FOCUS ON: Sasha Pirker

Event Label
Organisational Units
Fine Arts
Location Description
Breitenseer Lichtspiele
Breitenseer Straße 21
1140 Vienna

The series FOCUS ON: ín the Breitenseer Lichtspiele provides insight into the work of the film artist Sasha Pirker, Studio for Video and Videoinstallation, who with her pointed short films has for many years occupied a fixed position at renowned international film festivals and in exhibition contexts.

Two programs will present a selection of her works - from 60 Elephants. Episodes of a Theory (AT 2018), a portrait of the French architect and humanist Yona Friedman, to LIVEPAN, an experiment in humor as resistance, to her latest film gewesen sein wird (AT 2022), a search for clues in the apartment of the artist Heinz Frank, who died in 2020.

DO, 20.4.2023, 18:00 | Programm 1

POETRY (AT 2007, 2:30)
identical (AT 2017, 5 min)
These Walls were built by Donald Judd (One chapter, in Texas) (AT/USA 2015, 6 min)
Car Appel, Upwards (AT 2010, 2:15)
Es gibt Bilder, weil es Wände gibt – ein Prolog (There are pictures because there are Walls) (AT 2013, 10 min)
Me and Ma and Everything and Nothing (AT 2022, 12 min)
gewesen sein wird/will have been (AT 2022, 17 min)

DO, 20.4.2023, 20:15 | Programm 2

LIVEPAN (AT 2013, 2 min)
The Future will not be Capitalist (AT 2010, 19 min)
Cornelius Kolig, Anleitungen an die Ewigkeit oder/or Don´t Fuck with Paradise (AT 2011, 15 min)
Actually - a Summer Film (AT 2020, 9 min)
60 Elephants. Episodes of a Theory [mit Michael Klein], (AT 2018, 22 min)

Following the two film programs, Lotte Schreiber will moderate an audience discussion with Sasha Pirker.