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GASTHOF 2022 "OPEN HOUSE"

Event, 9 July 2022

Hassan Khan: The Infinite Hip-Hop Song Live!

Konzert, 9 July 2022, 21:30–22:45

Gasthof at Robert Johnson

Party, 7 July 2022, 22:00

MEDIUM RARE — Absolventenausstellung 2022

Exhibition, 2 – 17 July 2022

ALMOST ALIVE—Graduate Party

Event, 1 July 2022, 23:00

‘Absolventen’ prizes

Information, 1 – 10 July 2022

Asad Raza: Metabolisms

Lecture, 21 June 2022, 19:00

Anthony Huberman: Bang on a Can

Lecture, 13 June 2022, 19:00

Sung Tieu: Ghosts In The Machine

Lecture, 7 June 2022, 19:00

Lecture: ruangrupa

Lecture, 31 May 2022, 19:00

Lecture: Neïl Beloufa

Lecture, 10 May 2022, 19:00

Lectures Summer Semester 2022

Lecture, 26 April – 28 June 2022, 19:00

Summer semester 2022

Information, 11 April – 15 July 2022

Daniel Birnbaum: Notes on the frames of art

Event, 10 April 2022, 15:00–17:00

Jochen Lempert at Portikus

Exhibition, 12 March – 5 June 2022

Term break 2022

Information, 21 February – 10 April 2022

Rundgang Award Winners

Information, 18 – 20 February 2022

Judith Hopf Class: Grand Nizza Show

Class Project, 18 February – 11 March 2022

Rundgang 2022

Exhibition, 18 – 20 February 2022, 10:00–20:00

Pan Daijing

Online Lecture, 10 February 2022

Jordy Rosenberg: Lift Rift

Online Lecture, 2 February 2022

Ulrike Müller: Moving More Parts

Online Lecture, 25 January 2022

Park McArthur

Online Lecture, 18 January 2022

Sam Durant: Public Discourse?

Online Lecture, 11 January 2022

Jos de Gruyter & Harald Thys, White Suprematism, Installation view, Portikus, Frankfurt/Main. Photo: Diana Pfammatter. Courtesy: Portikus, Frankfurt/Main.Jos de Gruyter & Harald Thys, White Suprematism, Installation view, Portikus, Frankfurt/Main. Photo: Diana Pfammatter. Courtesy: Portikus, Frankfurt/Main.

Jos de Gruyter & Harald Thys: Ein äußerst wichtiges Gespräch

Lecture3 November 2016, 19:00Aula, Städelschule, Dürerstraße 10, 60596 Frankfurt am Main

Concert
Jos de Gruyter & Harald Thys: The Frigate
Thursday, 3. November 2016, 17 Uhr, Portikus
Composer: Erik Thys 
Performed by: Benjamin Saurer


Lecture
Jos de Gruyter & Harald Thys: Ein äußerst wichtiges Gespräch

Accompanying their exhibition „White Suprematism“ at Portikus (until until 20. November 2016) the artists are in conversation with Fabian Schöneich to talk about their work, their past, and their inspiration, while also showing some videos.

In more than 25 years of collaboration, Jos de Gruyter & Harald Thys have created a diverse body of work. For their exhibition at Portikus they show both small- and large-scale white-coated steel sculptures.

Once again, it is the terrifying and the banal nature of the everyday that the artists take as their subject. De Gruyter & Thys take up this development that (unconsciously) affects us all and, in this way, their works become a darker and more intense representation of everyday life. Their artistic approach is characterised by the tragicomic and the uncanny, as well as claustrophobic moments and situations, which assume a central role in their video works and performances, often resurface in their sculptures and drawings, and which are also recognizable in their site-specific installations.

Jos de Gruyter (b. 1965) and Harald Thys (b. 1966) live and work in Brussels. White Suprematism was initially presented at Contemporary Art Centre (CAC) in Vilnius, April 15–May 29, 2016. The exhibition at Portikus functions as a continuation, including new works. Recent solo exhibitions include CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts in San Francisco (2015), MoMA PS1 in New York (2015), Raven Row in London (2015), Kunsthalle Wien in Vienna (2014), and M HKA in Antwerp (2013).