Manfred Willmann


24.09.-01.11.2005 Neue Galerie Graz

The exhibition gives a survey of what has grown into a multifaceted oeuvre in the course of more than thirty years. more ...


Peter Weibel

the open work 1964 - 1979

25.09.-21.11.2004 Neue Galerie Graz

The exhibition focuses on the 15 years of Peter Weibel's early work from 1964 to 1979. more ...


Ruth Vollmer & Gego

Thinking the Line

03.07.-29.08.2004 Neue Galerie Graz

Playing on the relationship between hollow and solid, transparent and opaque, convex and concave, the works of Vollmer and Gego reconjugate the three-dimensional vocabulary of geometric abstraction. more ...


Hans Kupelwieser

Postmedial Sculptures

08.05.-20.06.2004 Neue Galerie Graz

A combination of the extended use of materials and operation between form and function is the field of analysis in which Hans Kupelwieser moves. more ...


Günter Brus

Work Orbit

26.02.-18.04.2004 Neue Galerie Graz, BRUSEUM

This exhibition - held on the occasion of Günter Brus' 65th birthday - was organised by and shown first in the Albertina, Vienna. After its presentation in Graz it will be shown in Kunsthaus Zug and Galleria d'Arte Moderna in Bologna. more ...


Phantom of Desire

Visions of Masochism in Art

26.04.-24.08.2003 Neue Galerie Graz

In co-operation with Graz 2003 – Cultural Capital of Europe more ...




11.01.-26.03.2003 Neue Galerie Graz

Within the scope of Graz 2003 - Cultur Capital of Europe more ...


Vuk Cosic

History of Art for the Intelligence Community

27.10.-24.11.2002 Neue Galerie Graz

"History of Art for the Intelligence Community" is technically described as a front end for Carnivore, the project that mimics FBI's net surveillance software. more ...


Cosima von Bonin's

Fund-Oriented Equipment

27.10.-01.12.2002 Neue Galerie Graz

Her work is characterised by spontaneity accompanied at the same time by the highest level of concentration and precision. more ...


In search of Balkania

05.10.-01.12.2002 Neue Galerie Graz

In Search of Balkania lifts a long overdue ban on the Balkans as a site of intellectual endeavor and cultural desire. Conceived from the outset as a curatorial operation and artistic experience against expectations, this exhibition confronts a subject full of contradictions, to which everyone brings baggage they can't easily drop. more ...



A Survey (Part 2)

15.06.-25.08.2002 Neue Galerie Graz

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Rudi Molacek

Giverny Graz

13.04.-02.06.2002 Neue Galerie Graz

The latest works developed for his large personal exhibition at the Neue Galerie offer a thrilling insight into his astounding ability to experiment with various materials as technical carrier media. more ...



International Art since 1950 - Collection Ploil, a selection

10.03.-25.08.2002 Neue Galerie Graz

Ever since Jonathan Richardson's praise for the science of the connoisseur in his 1719 paper, “An Essay on the Whole Art of Criticism as it Relates to Painting and an Argument in Behalf of the Science of the Connoisseur”, the genuine collector has been identified with the title of connoisseur. As such the private collector is of central importance in the development of art. more ...



Chromophobia - A general survey (part 1)

02.03.-26.03.2002 Neue Galerie Graz

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Erwin Wurm

Fat Survival

26.01.-31.03.2002 Neue Galerie Graz

In its first phase, the development of sculpture in the 20 century was characterised by detachment from the human body. In Brancusi's work, the human head becomes increasingly geometric and ultimately egg-shaped. This process was called abstraction, meaning abstraction from human dimensions. more ...


Isaac Julien


16.11.-17.11.2001 Neue Galerie Graz

Neue Galerie Graz im Filmzentrum im Rechbauerkino more ...


Im Buchstabenfeld

07.10.-25.11.2001 Neue Galerie Graz

Up until now, our image of literature has been closely tied up with the book, the page, as the medium itself. In the electronic age literature gives us the option of presenting numeric-alphabetic character stings in other media, such as the computer screen, without paper or any link with the book. more ...


Martin Gostner



"dicke Aura Heimat" und "Niederschlag von Volksreden" sind Arbeiten im Studio und im Stiegenhaus der Neuen Galerie, in denen Martin Gostner unter dem Generaltitel "All I See I Cover" zwei Systeme der Materialisierung von Vorstellungen zeigt.   more ...


The Magic Hour

The Convergence of Art and Las Vegas

23.09.-04.11.2001 Neue Galerie Graz

Curator: Alex Farquharson, London Opening: Sat, September 22nd 2001, 7pm Opening Performance: Sermon of Rev. Ethan Acres, Las Vegas Is Las Vegas, capital of the western entertainment industry, also set to become the capital of art? At this historic moment, art is losing the visionary power to... more ...


From Waldmüller to Schiele

Masterpieces of the Neue Galerie in Schloss Eggenberg

19.05.2001-12.01.2003 Neue Galerie Graz

The 19th and early 20th century collection at the Neue Galerie in Graz is one of the most important of its kind in Austria both in terms of quality and quantity. From May 2001 onwards we have the great opportunity to exhibit this special collection in the palace of Schloss Eggenberg. more ...


Moderne in dunkler Zeit

24.03.-15.08.2001 Neue Galerie Graz

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Rudi Gernreich

"Fashion will go out of fashion"

08.10.-26.11.2000 Neue Galerie Graz

The exhibition, the first comprehensive retrospective of the life and work of Rudi Gernreich, portraying the fascinating career of this revolutionary designer, shows how fashion both reflects and anticipates social trends and developments. more ...



The School of Barbizon and its effect on Austrian landscape painting

09.06.-29.10.2000 Neue Galerie Graz

In this exhibition, complementary to the painters of Barbizon, we show a wide range of approximately 200 selected Austrian landscape pictures from the collection of the Neue Galerie, including Schindler, Jettel, Hörmann, Egner, Zoff and Damianos. The show also provides an opportunity to illustrate the effect of the French pleinairism on the domestic art scene of the 19th and 20th centuries with concrete examples. more ...


Olafur Eliasson

"Surroundings Surrounded"

01.04.-21.05.2000 Neue Galerie Graz

The Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson, born in 1967, has dedicated his installations to human perception and physical laws and to the conditions of nature. more ...


Max Peintner: Take off

Perception in the technological era

04.03.-28.03.2000 Neue Galerie Graz

The Neue Galerie dedicates an exhibition in the Graz Künstlerhaus to an extensive retrospective of the work of this important Austrian artist. more ...


Jordan Crandall


29.01.-12.03.2000 Neue Galerie Graz

Drive is a seven-part video installation that combines traditional cinema with military tracking, identifying and targeting technologies. more ...



The Body and Its Medial Construction

10.10.1999-27.02.2000 Neue Galerie Graz

Photography made close-ups possible - parts of the body were isolated and made absolute. Painters responded to this and applied the technique, particularly in surrealism. more ...


Katharina Heinrich

Sculpture Project for Studio and Stiegenhaus of Neuen Galerie


In ihrem Projekt für die Neue Galerie Graz sieht Katharina Heinrich vor, in einem Gesamtkonzept aufeinander referierende Skulpturen zu zeigen, die sich vom Studio im Parterre bis hinauf durch das Stiegenhaus der Galerie ziehen.   more ...

Exhibition, Symposium

Telling Tales

26.09.-02.11.1999 Neue Galerie Graz

It's a matter of discovering the art of a continent more ...


William Kentridge

26.09.-07.11.1999 Neue Galerie Graz

Curators: Piet Coessens (B), Peter Weibel Opening: Saturday, 25 September 1999, 3pm Opening speech: Okwui Enwezor (NIG/USA), director of documenta XI, Kassel The exhibition "William Kentridge", already conceived two years ago, was planned to be shown last year at the Neue Galerie... more ...

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