Art without a society to talk about it, to engage with it, and to also live it, would be an art scarcely worth auctioning. For this reason, it is important for us to put on various events—whether it is vernissages, guided tours, presentations, openings, or brunches—that provide a salon-like setting in which the enjoyment of art and the purchase of art become one of the most pleasurable things in the world.
18 March: Press conference, 11 a.m.
"Turning real into fake - Is an artist allowed to do that?"
At the press conference, the news from the current court proceedings on the case of the allegedly forged Arnulf Rainer works will be announced.
18 March: Expert round, 1 p.m.
Distancing oneself from one's own work and the question of how far rejection of one's own work may go form the topic of discussion for this expert panel.