Categories - Laibach Kunst

LAIBACH WITH RTV SLOVENIA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

THE SOUND OF MUSIC
BOZAR, Brussels
Henry Le Boeuf Hall
9 February 2016; 8.00 pm

In collaboration with RTV Slovenia Symphony Orchestra, mixed choir, young Slovenian composer Anže Rozman, responsible for orchestrated arrangements, and conductor Simon Dvoršak, Laibach will present new interpretations of  songs from Spectre, WAT, Sound of Music and other group’s projects. Special guest Boris Benko (Silence).

www.laibach.org/bozar_brussels
info in Dutch
info in English

TWENTE BIENNALE

Laibach is contributing at the international TWENTE BIENNALE  2013 exhibition in Roombeek, Enschede. This year’s themes is: IDENTIFYING EUROPE .

More info:

http://2013.twentebiennale.nl/en/info/press
www.facebook.com/twentebiennale
www.flickr.com/twentebiennale

BLACK SQUARE – 100 YEARS

Laibach is participating in an exhibition, titled BLACK SQUARE – 100 YEARS, organised by Australian Experimental Art Foundation. The exhibition brings together a group of artists who respond to Malevich’s Black Square painting 100 years after its first appearance as an image, concept and benchmark in the history of 20th Century Western art.

Dates: 14 June to 13 July, opening 13 June. Exhibition is held in a Lion Arts Centre, North Terrace (West End), Adelaide BC, South Australia 5000, Australia.

Laibach is contributing with the work from 1981, titled Gefunden/Sower.

More info here.

LAIBACH IN ATOMIC SHELTER

Laibach was invited to collaborate at the Biennial of Contemporary Art, D-0 ARK Underground, taking place in Konjic, a small Bosnian town, in a Atomic shelter named ARK, which Yugoslav army built between 1953 and 1979. This shelter occupies a space of 6.500m2 and consists of 12 connected blocks. It resembles a complicated labyrinth, with residential areas, conference rooms, offices, strategic planning rooms, and other functional areas. The construction and existence of this bunker was kept secret until the 1990s, when ARK was finally revealed. ARK was built as a military bunker by the former Yugoslav People’s Army (JNA) to function as the Main Read more…

KOHLE IST BROT video clip

See a short clip / visual report from the KOHLE IST BROT underground show in the Coal Mining Museum of Slovenia, in Velenje, October 19th, 2012.

Click here to see the video clip.

Laibach soap, presented in the clip, was part of the LAIBACH KUNST GLÜCK AUF installation in the museum and can be obtained as a souvenir on Laibach WTC (http://wtc.laibach.org/schwitz-aus/) Read more…

YUGOSLAVIA: FROM THE BEGINNING TO THE END

Laibach is included in the ambitious exhibition, titled: YUGOSLAVIA : FROM THE BEGINNING TO THE END, held the Museum of Yugoslav History / Museum May 25 in Belgrade, located next to Tito’s Mausoleum.

Exhibition, which was already opened on 1st December and will run till March 3rd 2013, will form the basis of future permanent exhibition of this institution. The current exhibition will run for three months, with an open invitation for dialogue, and after the reaction of academic and professional public, will result with the permanent exhibition on the history of Yugoslavia. Laibach is presented as one of the phenomenon within the cultural sphere, foreseeing (and foretelling) the end of the country. Read more…

Red, White & Blue

Laibach is contributing to the exhibition at Chelsea Space: “Red, White & Blue: POP / Punk / Politics / Space” in London.

The exhibition runs from 7th November to 8th December 2012.

Read more about the exhibition here.

Official site info.

 

A third Laibach concert in the underground of the Coal Mining Museum

Due to overwhelming interest, announcing a third Laibach concert in the underground of the Coal Mining Museum of Slovenia

On Friday, 19 October 2012, deep in the trenches of the Coal Mining Museum of Slovenia in Velenje, in addition to the already announced Laibach concerts at 18:30 and 20:30, a third concert has been added, starting at 22:30. The first two shows of the event Kohle ist Brot – Industrial Suite, which – for the first time in its history – Laibach will perform almost 200 metres below the surface of the Earth, sold out in just days. Read more…

AUSSTELLUNG LAIBACH KUNST – GLÜCK AUF!

September, Thursday 6th 2012, at 18:00 – November, Sunday 18th 2012

Laibach Kunst installation in Velenje Coal Mining Museum, Koroška cesta – Old Pit (Stari jašek) Velenje

As a part of the Maribor 2012: European Capital of Culture events Laibach will present a site-specific installations and interventions in three historic spaces of the Velenje Coal Mining Museum.

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Tate Modern – Special Extended Show

Laibach is announcing special retrospective concert performance in the Turbine Hall at Tate Modern, London, on April 14th, at 22:00h. The group will partly reconstruct also the historic performance at the Music Biennial Zagreb 83′ and Occupied Europe Tour 83′ sound. Tickets for the show are available here.

Laibach’s performance will be part of the larger event in London, dedicated to the historic collective movement Neue Slowenische Kunst (1984 – 1992) and presenting NSK State Folk Art. More on the event find here. Read more…

BEYOND OCCUPIED IMAGES

Laibach participates at a group exhibition, titled BEYOND OCCUPIED IMAGES at the SKUC Gallery in Ljubljana.

OPENING:
Thursday, March 1st, 2012
Galerija ŠKUC at 8 p.m.

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DORM

Laibach is also participating in DORM exhibition – an artist-collective project -at The Model’s galleries in Sligo, Ireland, which starts on May 1st, 2010.

More links:
http://www.facebook.com/TheModelSligo
http://www.twitter.com/modelsligo

AUSSTELLUNG LAIBACH KUNST – RECAPITULATION ’09

We are delighted to announce the opening of a large-scale Laibach exhibition in Muzeum Sztuki in Łodz (Poland), on May 26th 2009.

In 10 exhibition rooms Laibach will present the 10 Items of Covenant, 10 statements, 10 different installations. The exhibition will be a return to the group’s beginnings in 1980 and span different time periods.

Laibach created some significant exhibitions between 1980 – 1985 and subsequently stepped out of the galleries, exhibiting only sporadically at different occasions, so this will be a great opportunity to draw a line and examine the other, less known, side of Laibach.  Read more…

Kaufhaus des Ostens in Erfurt

Laibach Installation ‘Monumental Retroavantgarde / Monumentalna Retroavantgarda’ was on view at Kunsthaus Erfurt in Germany as part of the international show Kaufhaus des Ostens – KaDeOs.

Installation consists of TV interview XY – Unsolved from 1983, Laibach Einkauf (documentary by Sašo Podgoršek) and mixed media painting Monumentalna Retroavantgarda. On view from April 28th till June 16th 2007.

Laibach Focus in The Hague

Laibach Focus photo retrospective was held at the Stichting Kunstapssage / Ministry of Finance in The Hague (the Netherlands) from 9th until 23rd December 2006. Exhibiton which has been produced byArtiKraak and curated by the Photon Gallery reviewed the past quarter of a century of documentation from Laibach, exhibiting work by a number of Slovenian photographers including Vojko Flegar, Antonio Zivkovic, Bojan Salaj, Joze Suhadolnik and Jane Stravs.