SERVICE UNAVAILABLE

Ulrich Nausner
Memphis Light Box
30/5 — 4/11 2018
Opening
29/5 2018 21h
Service Unavailable is a partially cropped lettering based on the screenshot of a found website. It seems that part of the writing is covered by a white plane or an invisible baseline. The letters become almost abs- tract signs, though the human brain effortlessly adds the missing information, maintaining its legibility. The http error alert itself is displayed deficiently reduplicating the initial error.

Attached the to the front wall of an exhibition space this error warning triggers various associations. Is the exhibition restricted in some way or simply closed? Or is it simply a faulty sign on a facade? The literally shifted baseline in the context of the perception of transformation is the main focus of Ulrich Nausner’s work for the Memphis Light Box.

Ulrich Nausner lives and works in Vienna. In his conceptual works and installations he deals with patterns of perception and contexts of meaning of information and language in various media. From 2001-2006 he studied experimental design at the Art University Linz. His last solo exhibitions were “Null zu Eins”, Material, Zurich, “blank”, Salzburger Kunstverein, Salzburg and “Text”, Österreichisches Kulturforum, Warsaw. He has also participated in numerous group exhibitions such as “A ditto, ditto device”, AIL – Franz Josefs Kai 3, Vi- enna, “Accentisms”, Taxispalais Kunsthalle Tirol, Innsbruck, “Technical Support”, Zeller Van Almsick, Vienna and “5×3”, Kunstraum Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf.

LISTENING SESSION – A MOMENT IN ECHO PARK

A MOMENT IN ECHO PARK

TOGETHER, ANYWAY III

TOGETHER, ANYWAY II

TOGETHER, ANYWAY I

TOGETHER, ANYWAY

0FF8N0FF – Concerts

0FF8N0FF – Spaces Alive #abstract

IN CASE OF UNCERTAINTY

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SHIFTING BASELINES

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SINGLE KEYS

DUST TAPE VOICE

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WHISPERING MIMICRY

SENA BAŞÖZ
LISA TRUTTMANN

LA VOITURE EMBOURBÉE

FUTURE NOW! —
POLITICS OF DIGITAL MASHINES

FUTURE NOW! —
POLITICS OF DIGITAL MASHINES

PARTY PARTICLES

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ESSAY AS A STATE OF MIND

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BORDER, BARRIER, BARRICADE?

FUTURE NOW! —
BORDER, BARRIER, BARRICADE?

FAST NEW HAUTE, MARGARINE.

KLASSENFAHRT ATHENS

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FUTURE NOW! —
THE FUTURE OF WORK

FUTURE NOW! —
THE FUTURE OF WORK

NOTATIONS OF MOVEMENT

GARDEN OF DESIRES

ATHENS @ MEMPHIS

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AIRY PHANTOMS

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WHAT THE HELL IS UP TO US?

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LONGING IS INCURABLE

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PRETTY STRAIGHT FORWARD

THE CITY AND ME

WIR SIND DA.ZUMINDEST ERINNERN WIR UNS DARAN.

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IMMUTABLE MOBILES

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GENERATIONENPFADE – NEREDEN NEREYE

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CONCERT II: PERMANENT EXPEDITION

CONCERT I:PERMANENT EXPEDITION

PERMANENT EXPEDITION

HOHE TÜRME TRIFFT DER BLITZ

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TELEFUNKEN BAJAZZO

SOUNDWWWALK

WITH ANONYMOUS & OTHERS

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