Just published! Secession 1898-2018

The richly illustrated book Secession 1898-2018 provides an overview of the history of the Secession building, the artists association and Gustav Klimt’s Beethoven Frieze.
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#antheahamilton

Thank you for the many photo posts of the exhibition by #antheahamilton on Instagram! We would like to show you the best photos of our visitors.
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Artist book by Anne Speier

An artist book by Anne Speier was published on the occasion of her exhibition at the Secession, with illustrations of forty-nine paintings and eight sculptures, thirty-two pages with original screen prints, and a text by Inka Meißner.
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Artist book by Anthea Hamilton

Anthea Hamilton has conceived and designed an artist book to be published with the Secession, which comprises a series of images collaged from personal photographs, found images and computer-based drawings.
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Artist book Leslie Thornton, Event

The artist book Event, in which Leslie Thornton applies her technique of montaging imagery and textual material to the book medium, is published in conjunction with the exhibition Crossing by James Richards & Leslie Thornton. “This is the book, EVENT. Each photograph is an event, each page is an event, each individual encounter with such a […]
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Exhibition James Richards & Leslie Thornton, Crossing

James Richards and Leslie Thornton are showing their first collaborative project Crossing (2016) at the Secession. This video installation materializes an intense phase of exchange between the artists who belong to two distinct generations and contexts. Thornton, a media artist who herself was influenced by Paul Sharits, Yvonne Rainer, and Joan Jonas often deploys projections complicated by […]
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Exhibition Anne Speier

In her exhibition in the Secession’s sublevel gallery, Anne Speier intertwines painting and sculpture in a kind of utopian architecture, short-circuiting its spatial premises with its metaphorical purport. The show examines the challenges that teachers and students at art schools face along images and installations that limn psycho-emotional topographies. They counter the distrust of art […]
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Exhibition Anthea Hamilton, The New Life

For her first solo exhibition in Austria, in Secession’s iconic gallery space, Turner Prize nominee (2016) Anthea Hamilton has developed an immersive site-specific installation. The artist has occupied the space by covering it with an all-over pattern, namely a Hamilton tartan. The tartan’s squares echo a strong element of the space’s design itself – the […]
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