Novus ordo seclorum
KARIM EL SEROUI
2016, Ink on paper, 72,5 x 52,5 x 4 cm (WxHxD), incl. wooden frame, behind glass, size of artwork: 59 x 42 cm
The title of this work is Latin and stands for "a new order of the ages".
In his works, the artist Karim El-Seroui deals, among other things, with the power of large corporations and their influence on our daily lives. This work in particular deals with the influence of large corporations on our food.
About the artist
KARIM EL SEROUI
He is Chairman of the art and cultural association LIFESPAN, for which he also curated the exhibition ‘Barrierefreiheit im Kopf’ in 2015.
Since 2017 he is the artistic director of the Creative Cluster "Traktorfabrik", an independent multi-disciplinary art incubator with currently 40 artists working on 2,000 m2 in the premises of the former tractor factory Vienna (built in 1905). Furthermore, the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna is cooperation partner and represented on site with 15 graduates in the context of a one-year studio program.
2018 VIENNA ART WEEK - special project Crea Traktorfabrik - group exhibition - Vienna, Austria
2018 PARALLEL VIENNA - Art Fair - Vienna, Austria
2018 GOTO World Tour - group exhibition, Klagenfurt, Austria
2018 Die andere Seite - group exhibition, Dark City K8, Klagenfurt, Austria
2018 CREA Traktorfabrik - group exhibition - Vienna, Austria
2018 SOHO IN OTTAKRING - group exhibition - Vienna, Austria
2017 IKEBANA International, art intervention, WUK Vienna, Austria
2017 MAF Metropolitain Art Fair, Vienna, Austria
2017 DECELERATION, art intervention, Musikverein, Vienna, Austria
2017 DISTRICTA #23 - group exhibition - Creau, Vienna, Austria
2017 VOYNICH III - group exhibition - Herentals, Belgium
2016 DARKROOM EXZERPT - solo exhibition - Ateliertheater - Vienna, Austria
2016 DARKROOM EXZERPT - solo exhibition - AA Collection - Vienna, Austria
2016 SOHO IN OTTAKRING - group exhibition - Vienna, Austria
2016 HOGALLERY goes Loos Haus - group exhibition - Vienna, Austria
2016 DARKROOM DEMOKRATIE - Le Cornell - solo exhibition - Vienna, Austria
2015 BARRIEREFREIHEIT IM KOPF - group exhibition - Vienna, Austria
2015 VOYNICH II, group exhibition PODIUM 0950 Rotterdam - Netherlands
2014 VOYNICH I, group exhibition - Korenbeurs Schiedam, Rotterdam - Netherlands
2014 SHANGHAI ART CONTEMPORARY - Art Fair - Shanghai - China
2014 SWDZ - Solo Exhibition, Vienna - Austria
2014 LUMINA GALLERY, solo exhibition, Vienna - Austria
2014 Thanner Gallery, solo exhibition, Vienna - Austria