Opening: October 12, 6.30 pm
Greeting: Hemma Schmutz
Introduction: Nora Leitgeb


photo credits: kozek hörlonski in collaboration with Alexander Martinz, Demonic Screens – Uninvited, making-of, Klagenfurt 2017, photo: Peter Kozek, Bildrecht Wien 2017

kozek hörlonski gemeinsam mit Alexander Martinz, Dämonische Leinwände - Uninvited, Making-of, Klagenfurt 2017, Foto: Peter Kozek, Bildrecht Wien 2017
October 12 until November 24



kozek hörlonski in collaboration with Alexander Martinz
"Demonic Screens – Uninvited"


Demonic Screens is conceived as a three-part project. Each part features film images presented in the context of an installation. The artists have oriented the content and aesthetics of their imagery on the horror film genre along with its many variants, subgenres, and hybrid phenomena, with each part of the project evoking horror films from a different era. These historical references play out before the background of contemporary issues in society, politics, and the respective local scene.

Part 1 – Uninvited, produced for Kunstraum Lakeside, takes its cue from the “classic” era of silent film and the early talkies, using the narrative strategies and tropes popular in the period. To create the moving images, kozek hörlonski and Alexander Martinz first embarked on an artistic journey through the Austrian province of Carinthia. ...>>