THE VISION OF A CITY VIENNA COULD BE VIE CEE
The focus of the work is the vision of a possible Central-Eastern European capital. On tours starting from his center of vital interests, Vienna, the cities Wolfgang Lehrner explores are not longer than a one-day bus trip from Vienna.
The commonalities, the artist sees in these cities are historical, cultural, economic and traffic aspects. Guided by this motto he connects local deterministic observations and draws them into the center of attention. Only on closer inspection, complex interrelationships are visible in the seemingly simple, everyday images: The image of a city that could be Vienna.
QUART MAGAZINE The Souvenir of a Stranger
A vista of the digital visual flood, void of time and place – a fragment of a stranger's life.
21ST CENTURY COSMOPOLITIAN IMAGES World City Starting from a random location outside a city and walking towards the centre, the camera, which is the companion of Wolfgang Lehrner in his explorations, is capturing moments of a journey to what he calls...
...Maybe this investigation can never end, and like a Sisyphus, the production of spaces has to be re-negotiated eternally. What remains for the viewer is a multiplicity of ways to read, look at, and approach World City in an attempt to construct their own understanding of it.
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