Exhibition view, Boesky Gallery 2018. Photo by Object Studies
The exhibition Crescendo will feature a new body of paintings that captures Deininger’s fluid manipulation of color and form, resulting in complex compositions that arise organically as she works the canvas. Driven by both formal inquiry and a deep understanding of physical environment, Deininger will create a holistic experience.
Deininger approaches each exhibition as a distinct moment in time, following a single conceptual thread or inkling until it completes in a discrete body of work. In this way, Deininger is much like a composer, weaving together gesture, color, and line to create an intricacy of texture and rhythm, with each painting bringing a singular note and weight to the overall experience. Suspended between abstraction and figuration, her canvases evoke a range of seemingly intangible sensations—a fleeting dream, a spark of memory, the indiscernible outlines of a place, or an emotion lost but newly felt. These evocations are [...]
Borderline Relation exhibition showcases, on both floors of the gallery, works by Marieta Chirulescu, Felipe Cohen, Svenja Deininger, Caroline Duchatelet, Vlatka Horvat, Željko Jerman, Ivan Moudov, Ulay, Ignacio Uriarte and Ruth Wolf-Rehfeldt. The exhibition offers an opportunity to reflect on the relations between artistic practices that emerged in different temporal, geopolitical, social and economic contexts. This can affect the perception of the concept of a work of art and, above all, the conditions of production in which it is created. This is the reason why the exhibition brings together artists of different generations, some of them being already very famous and holding acclaimed historical artistic positions, while others are emerging of younger generations.
“Through the various artistic approaches involved, Borderline Relation exhibition presents intimate, individual stories that lie behind elements specific to contemporary artworks, and guide [...]
Christian Bazant-Hegemark Bernhard Buhmann Svenja Deininger Stefanie De Vos Daniel Domig Georg Frauenschuh Christian Hutzinger Luisa Kasalicky Alex Kiessling Philip Müller Robert Muntean Katherina Olschbaur Fabian Patzak Drago Persic Katrin Plavcak Alfons Pressnitz Markus Proschek Bianca Regl Alex Ruthner Francis Ruyter Stylianos Schicho Käthe Schönle Martina Steckholzer Maja Vukoje Micha Wille Clemens Wolf Gerlind Zeilner