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Walid Raad – Scratching on Things I Could Disavow: A History of Art in the Arab World

Wiener Festwochen / T-B A21, Vienna

The form of this project is an exhibition / performance. In other words, the project consists of an exhibition accompanied by a series of walk-throughs (or guided presentations) by Walid Raad. Each presentation will unfold with a small audience consisting of a maximum of 30 people. During times when the presentations are not taking place, the space is open and the sets are presented as artworks in an exhibition.

Exhibition Walk-throughs
Premiere 26 May, 7:30 p.m.
Subsequent presentations
27, 30, 31 May, 1, 3, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 14, 15 June, 7:00 p.m.
28, 29 May, 2, 4, 5, 11, 12, 13 June, 6:00 and 9:00 p.m.

Exhibition Walk-throughs in English by Walid Raad
May 26–28, June 7–10, June 11 at 6:00 p.m., June 12
Exhibition Walk-throughs in German by Markus Reymann (T-B A21)
May 29–June 6, June 11 at 9:00 p.m., June 13–15

Tickets: € 15,--
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DURATION: May 26 - June 15, 2011

OPENING:
Thursday, May 26 at 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.

IN ABSENTIA
A CONVERSATION BETWEEN
WALID RAAD AND JALAL TOUFIC

May 27 at 4 p.m.

OPENING HOURS:
Mon to Fri (workdays), 12 to 7 p.m.
Sat, Sun, holidays, 12 to 6 p.m.

LOCATION: Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary