Hermann Nitsch | 20th Painting Action

19 April - 20 July 2022

Galerie Kandlhofer announces a major exhibition of artist Hermann Nitsch (b. 1938, Vienna), presented by Helmut Essl’s private collection in collaboration with Zuecca projects, featuring 20th painting action, which was originally created and presented at the Wiener Secession, Vienna in 1987. The 20th painting action is the artist’s only painting action to remain in one collection, and the exhibition marks the first time that the works will be seen together in Italy since their original creation and exhibition. The exhibition will be on view from 19 April to 20 July 2022 at Oficine 800 on the island of Giudecca, Venice during the 59th Venice Biennale.


Made possible by Helmut Essl and Hermann Nitsch

Organised by Zuecca Projects and Galerie Kandlhofer

With the kind support of the Hermann Nitsch Foundation

Hermann Nitsch is represented by Galerie Lisa Kandlhofer and Pace Gallery