An analysis of the present in moving pictures
The mobile pavilion is the link connection SHOWING STYRIA to the regions. With its monumental video room installation, it engages with the variety of Styria through the medium of moving images.
The panorama display in the pavilion enables an exceptional overview of landscapes under analysis, as well as a spectacular presentation of Styria as a location chosen for art.
Styria is always described as a province of great variety. In this, reference is mostly made to the different landscapes in terms of nature and culture. But the special variety characterising Styria is also shown in its social diversity, in the rich art created and the variegated landscape of ideas.
The mobile pavilion of SHOWING STYRIA is a plea for art. The disassociation that sets in when looking through the lens of art allows one to break out of one’s established patterns of thoughts and ideas.
who we are
Styria is a province of art. The variety of prominent artistic positions is outstanding, especially in the younger and middle generations. This forward-looking breadth and strength is what makes the Styrian art scene special. In SHOWING STYRIA mobile pavilion, 23 unusual, fascinating and unexpected angles on Styrian artists can be found.
Taking the perspective of research and innovations, informative films offer short insights into and surveys of the varied forms of art and new trends in the region, as well as the bio-diversity of the cultural landscape, the plethora of languages, and also contaminated landscapes.
In this way, these films expand the cultural area with knowledge of Styria, and illustrate the spirit of innovation found in Styria.
With its monumental video installation, the mobile pavilion will tour throughout the province as a travelling branch of SHOWING STYRIA.
Vienna: 07 to 18 April 2021
A physical visit to the mobile pavilion at Vienna's Heldenplatz is currently not possible due to the current Covid guidelines.
Hartberg: 08 May to 04 June 2021
Spielberg: 05 to 25 July 2021 (24 to 27 June and 01 to 04 July 2021 exclusively with Formula 1 ticket)
Schladming: 14 August to 05 September 2021
Bad Radkersburg: 25 September to 31 October 2021
‘As part of SHOWING STYRIA, the mobile pavilion as a travelling branch of the Universalmuseum Joanneum re-defines the format of provincial exhibitions. Covering the various regions of the province, using a large-format panorama of films and moving images, it tells of Styria as a province of art, which manifests itself as an essential component in all areas of life.’