Oliver Ressler (AT)

Written by Kalle Pakkala on March 19, 2009.


Oliver Ressler (born 1970 in Austria) organizes exhibitions, projects in the public space and videos which try to blur the boundaries between art and activism. His ongoing project “Alternative Economics, Alternative Societies” was produced in 21 cities around the world, including solo-exhibitions at Galerija Skuc, Ljubljana, 2003; Kunstraum Lueneburg, Germany, 2004; Centro Cultural Conde Duque, MediaLabMadrid, Madrid, 2004; Platform Garanti Contemporary Art Center, Istanbul, 2005 and the Museum of Contemporary Art Belgrade, 2005. A publication on the project was published by the Wyspa Institute of Art, Gdansk in 2007. Ressler is currently preparing the multi-channel video installation “What Is Democracy?”.

More info:

Alternative Economics, Alternative Societies alt.econ.cult - summary of speaker biographies & statements

03. April 10:00 Kiasma Theatre Alternative Economy Cultures seminar
05. April 15:00 Demos Helsinki Office Workshop about Peer-Fundraising


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