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Programme 2012

Department for modern and contemporary art


Opening: 2nd March 2012

Exhibitions 2012, department for modern and contemporary art

Ai Weiwei
Kunsthaus Graz, Space02, Lendkai 1, 8020 Graz
Duration: until 5th Feb 2012

A Museum for Günter Brus

Neue Galerie, Graz, BRUSEUM
Duration: until April 9, 2012

Hans Hollein
Neue Galerie Graz, Joanneum Quarter
Duration: until 9th April 2012

Modernism: Suicide of Art?
Reflections of the Collection of the Neue Galerie Graz
Neue Galerie Graz, Joanneum Quarter
Duration: until 2nd Sept 2012

Michael Kienzer
Logic and Self-Will
Kunsthaus Graz, Space01

Duration: 3rd March-6th May 2012

Sofie Thorsen
Cut A-A’
Kunsthaus Graz, Space02

Duration: 3rd March-6th May 2012
Cooperation with the Diagonale 2012

Act together – effect together
Collaborations of Guenter Brus with friends since 1970
Neue Galerie Graz, BRUSEUM
Opening: May 11, 2012
Duration: May 11 - Sept 2, 2012

Michelangelo Pistoletto.
Mirror and Minus Objects
Neue Galerie Graz, Upper floor
Opening: June 1, 2012
Duration: June 2-Oct 14, 2012

Liu Xiao Dong
Kunsthaus Graz, Space01, Lendkai 1, 8020 Graz
Opening: June 5, 2012
Duration: June 6-Sept 2, 2012

Styrian Media Art Collection
Kunsthaus Graz, Space02
Opening: 15th June 2012
Duration: 16th June 2012-28th April 2013

Project Cittadellarte
Sharing Transformation
Kunsthaus Graz, Space01
Opening: 29th September 2012
Duration: 29th September-03.02.2013

Literary Estate Donation
Neue Galerie Graz, BRUSEUM, Joanneum Quarter
Opening: 5th Oct 2012
Duration: 6th Oct2012-17th Feb 2013

Collection Exhibition
Neue Galerie Graz, Joanneum Quarter, ground floor and upper floor
Opening: 5th Oct 2012 (ground floor), 16.11.2012 (upper floor)
permanent exhibition

Maria Lassnig
Neue Galerie Graz, Joanneum Quarter
Opening: 16th Nov 2012
Duration: 17th Nov 2012-7th April 2013

The exhibition projects in 2012 focus mainly on the Neue Galerie Graz and the Kunsthaus Graz.



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