Location: 21er Raum
Black culture, hip-hop, basketball and Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf: Mathias Pöschl forms his exhibition in the 21er Raum out of these elements. With drawings, prints, collages, and installations he creates a dense network of artworks, pared down in reference to Minimal Art yet also countering this with their socio-political content. you must learn is the artist’s title and he could prove to be right.
Mathias Pöschl, born in 1981, lives and works in Vienna, where he studied at the Academy of Fine Arts until 2008. His recent exhibitions include: FAcES, Burgenländische Landesgalerie, Eisenstadt (2012), Galleri Ping-Pong, Malmö (2011), Fine Line, Georg Kargl Fine Arts, Vienna (2010), Confligere, Kunstverein Schattendorf (2010), heute geschlossen, morgen geöffnet, swingr, Vienna (2006).