Leonard Fendler-Moser, Flora Fritz, Gesa Kolb, Raphaela Vogel
December 21 2023 - February 24 2024
A place can be a means of connection, a common interest. It can be a mark on a path. An orientation. But
a place is also changed by our outlook and perspective on it. Like a room appearing smaller in hindsight.
Empty, like a small town during summer break, a certain feeling of being lost in absolute freedom. Being
located yet lost. Ennui Paradiso can be understood as a randomly accuring point in which the traces of
the participating artists are temporarily overlapping. The exhibition opens up to this fragile connection.
(When I was younger, I would bite my sister in the foot,
and say she’d hit her toe on my tooth.
there were rules to be learned f ex
Don’t laugh at the names of people who have recently died.
Every time a slut tells a joke, an angel cries.
But I thought
Why not be honest with your callousness.
I’d see an old man sitting outside on a chair,
wearing an eyepatch and a colostomy bag,
and I’d be in love with him all summer long.)
What a pleasure to have something, like Vanessa Paradis, to occupy your thoughts.
(Now the future entails:
A balcony as health risk and benefit,
possibly shooting at people who’d call you thoughtless and special,
trust-falls with the highly paranoid,