With EPHEMEROPTERÆ 2015, Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary launches the fourth consecutive season of the foundation’s summer season spoken-word performance series held in ten prolonged episodes, curated by Daniela Zyman and Boris Ondreička. These unique, open-air acts explore the rich traditions and evanescent articulations of poetry, literature, performance, philosophy, and language-based artistic practice at TBA21–Augarten. EPHEMEROPTERÆ—referring to species which live only for a brief moment—stages the fleeting emergence of singular and truly remarkable voices performing, displaying, and choreographing spoken expression.
With Ann Cotten with Kerstin Cmelka, Pablo Leon de la Barra, T. J. Demos, Discoteca Flaming Star, Ines Doujak with John Barker, Jimmie Durham and Maria Thereza Alves, Anselm Franke, Cesar Garcia, Nastio Mosquito, Ernesto Neto and the Huni Kuin, Emily Roysdon...
On Friday, 19, 26 June, 3, 17, 31 July, 21, 28 August, and 4, 11, 18 September, always at 7pm
Free of charge
For further details check www.tba21.org/ephemeropterae
FRI, 28.08. / 19:002015