Busan Biennale 2012, Busan (KOR)

22. 09. 2012 – 24. 11. 2012
Group Exhibition
배움의 정원 Garden of Learning
Curator: Roger M. Buergel

Franz Kapfer, Before the Law (3), installation view Busan Biennale










Kapfer’s commissioned work for Garden of Learning takes the North Korean dynasty as its subject. In a slightly abstracted form and with intentionally simple means, the artist recreates key elements from the monuments (including their particular iconography) which  Weiterlesen


MOCAB Beograd (SRB), MUAC Mexico City (MEX), FIC Guanajuato (MEX)

FIC Festival International Cervantino, Guanajuato (MEX), 03. 10. – 21. 10. 2012
MUAC Mexico City (MEX), 30. 06. – 02. 09. 2012
MOCAB Beograd (SRB), 19. 04. – 20. 05. 2012
Group Exhibition
Desiring the Real. Austria Contemporary
Curator: Karin Zimmer

Franz Kapfer, Liebeserklärung








Angrily, the Master of Ceremonies of the soundless performance stomps off the scene. Vienna is supposed to catch fire, but so far it only smoulders. Instead of the gas burner he used before he now brings a can of flammable liquid to make the rather expressively fashioned model of the city go up in searing flames, only to be extinguished Weiterlesen

54. Biennale di Venezia (I)

04. 06. – 27. 11. 2011
Franz West Extroversion
Installation consisting of 43 artworks by Franz West,
his assistants, artist-friends and colleagues

Franz Kapfer, An Druck auf die Eier, Video








F: That the material speaks by itself. Wittgenstein had one particularly opaque sentence: „Everything lives.“ Do you know that sentence?
B: No. Weiterlesen