TONSPUR for a public space
Sound works at MQ in Vienna
A project by Georg Weckwerth and Peter Szely

Finnbogi Pétursson [ISL]*
Border 2017, 2017
8-channel soundwork, 7-part series of images
Duration endless
Recordings, composition, photographs: Finnbogi Pétursson
Production: TONSPUR Kunstverein Wien for the series
TONSPUR für einen öffentlichen raum
*64. TONSPUR-Artist-in-Residence

TONSPUR_passage / Q21/MQ Wien
Museumsplatz 1, 1070 Wien
Daily 10am to 8pm
Opening: Su 19.02.2017, 5pm
Opening words:
Georg Weckwerth [artistic director TONSPUR Kunstverein Wien]
in conversation with the Finnbogi Pétursson.

A border between different cultural worlds, mornings and nights, clouds, palms and Cubans, thoughts, lakes and lovers, brains and vacuum, elbows, fighting, refugees, U.S. and A, untold stories, countries, plants and cells, Syrians, bricks and ignorance, colours, humble rhythms, the tide, religions, barbed wire and freedom, gates, boats, hamburgers, mental health and madness, numbers, fruit, cords and diamonds, dreams, funerals, dealers and football, exhalation, equality, truth, insurance, life or death, volcanoes, humour, money, weeds, black and white, bricks, pigs, Muslims and Christians, kisses, torture, transsexuals and politicians, animals, fights, walls, zombies, dictators and the rest of the world.

Finnbogi Pétursson, born in Reykjavík, Iceland in 1959, lives and works in Reykjavík.

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