Munich_at Kustverein; a vernissage for a window display “Impressions of Youth in an Epoch of Death”…
by Venetia Kapernekas
24 September to 2 November 2014
A small vernissage last night at Kunsteverein (Tuesday 23 September 2014, 7.00pm) in the window display of Kunstverein München
‘Impressions of Youth in an Epoch of Death: The Beginnings and Ends of Vetjylien N’gyrz’
For the inaugural event in Kunstverein München’s new Autumn series k.m codex, artist’s Veit Laurent Kurz and Julien Nguyen have created a special window display dedicated to their fictitious character, the crypto-polymath Vetjylien N’gyrz.
An aged rock wall is installed as the backdrop for materials relating to the character’s early life as a botanist on the cusp of a formative moment that leads him to perverse thought and experimentation. Fashioned in the style of a grotto or early Christian catacomb, the display is infused with rusty tech, scepters and a veneration icon of a young N’gyrz.
and of course I walked away with a small present by Kunstverein
a beautiful and warm evening
more here http://www.kunstverein-muenchen.de/de/vetjylienngyrz