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URBAN SUBJECTS
SABINE BITTER | HELMUT WEBER

2017 – 09

Grammar of Urgencies in collaboration
with Sabine Bitter & Helmut Weber participate in
“Fleeting Territories”
Kunstraum Niederösterreich, Herrengasse 13
A-1014 Vienna, Austria
September 28 – December 9, 2017

TALK with Klaus Schafler, RESANITA, Michael Hofstätter, and Bitter & Weber:
SA October 07, 7PM (Long Nights of Museums)

09

Out now!
Sincerity, Camera Austria 139 – 2017
Guest edited by Urban Subjects (Sabine Bitter, Jeff Derksen, and Helmut Weber)

07

“Viele Punkte ergeben noch keine Linie”
with Monika Mokre, Barbara Zehnpfennig, Jochen Becker, and Alice Dittmar, Pia Lanzinger, Sabine Bitter / Helmut Weber, Michael Hauffen, Echo Ho, Zora Kreuzer, Jürgen Kufner, Mohamed Mouaz, and PRINZpod.
Curated by Ingeborg Habereder and Alice Dittmar
Schmugglerzentrale, Innstrasse 3, 4783, Wernstein/Inn, Austria
July 22, 23 – September 10, 2017

07

STRETCHING THE BOUNDARIES
– A PROJECT IN PUBLIC SPACE
by Sabine Bitter / Helmut Weber, and Nicole Six / Paul Petritsch
Curated by Walter Seidl
FLUCA: AUSTRIAN CULTURAL PAVILION
38, Otets Paisiy Str., Plovdiv 4000, Bulgaria
July 15 – August 31, 2017

05

Sabine Bitter & Helmut Weber with Edgar Arceneaux
As a text differs from a book, an image differs from an archive
Mackey Garage Top
1137 S Cochran Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90019
May 11- July 30, 2017

04

Phantastischer Kapitalismus
with Halil Altindere, Sabine Bitter & Helmut Weber, Alice Creischer & Andreas Siekmann, Laura Horelli, Sven Johne, Johanna & Helmut Kandl, Pia Lanzinger, Ralo Mayer, Karina Nimmerfall, Oliver Ressler, Isa Rosenberger, Christoph Schäfer, Kamen Stoyanov, Moira Zoitl, Cinéma Copains, Etcétera
GPL-contemporary
Sonnenfelsgasse 6
1010 Vienna, Austria
April 28 – June 02, 2017

2016 – 11

Sabine Bitter & Helmut Weber: participate in the exhibit
AWAY a project around residencies
Former k. und k. Post- und Telegraph Office Zollergasse 31
1070 Vienna, Austria
November 10 – Dezember 10, 2016

09

“What is left?”
group exhibition curated by Gülsen Bal and Walter Seidl
frei_raum Q21 MuseumsQuartier Vienna
Artists: Halil Altindere (TR), Sabine Bitter & Helmut Weber (A/CAN), Jan De Cock (B), Petra Gerschner (D), Mona Hatoum (PS/GB), Khaled Ramadan* (LB), Sener Özmen (TR), Dimitar Solakov (BG), Nasan Tur (D/TR)
September 23 – November 20, 2016

07

As You Live Here
No. 06 thirstDays: love, intimacy and (com)passion, in a geopolitical context
July 28, 2016 at VIVO, Vancouver
Curated by Urban Subjects (Sabine Bitter + Jeff Derksen + Helmut Weber)
Works from/selected by Lisa Arrastia, Ricardo Basbaum, Raymond Boisjoly, Alice Dittmar, Phinder Dulai, Henry Hills, Souhei Imamura + students of Chiba Institute of Technology, Pia Lanzinger, Suzana Milevska + Sašo Stanojkoviќ, Cecily Nicholson, Anahita Jamali Rad, Fiona Whitty + Jude Anogwih, Cansu Yapici + Mücella Yapici
ThirstDays is a monthly series of video, film, performance and ceremony events. Project curator/artist-in-residence Jayce Salloum

07

Internationale Konferenz:
Wissensräume. Der Campus und seine Architektur

Kunstgeschichtliches Institut Frankfurt am Main
22. und 23. Juli 2016, Frankfurt, Goethe-Universität
Konferenz der Studiengruppe „Architektonischer Affekt und
gebaute Imagination“ des FZHG Frankfurt und des „Atelier de Recherche“ an der Fachrichtung Kunst- und Kulturwissenschaft der
Universität des Saarlandes

07

Architektur.Philosophie.Politik
Gründe haben.

Festwochen Gmunden Schwerpunkt Architektur
16. und 17. Juli 2016
Reflexionen, Gespräche und Begegnungen: Der Themenschwerpunkt versteht sich als
Plattform geistiger Auseinandersetzung im Themenfeld der Architektur: Aus den Blickwinkeln unterschiedlicher Disziplinen werden Fragestellungen zum Thema
behandelt.
Mit Peter Riepl, Dietmar Eberle, Michael Ludwig, Franz Schuh, Bettina Götz, Rudolf Kohoutek, Kristina Schinegger, Lorenz Potocnik, Heinz Plöderl, Sabine Bitter, Helmut Weber und Knut Boeser. Moderation: Günter Kaindlstorfer

06

THE VIENNA MODEL
Housing for the 21st Century City
Aedes Architecture Forum
Christinenstr. 18-19, 10119 Berlin
Opening: Sunday June 12th, 11 AM
Exhibition: June 13 – August 11, 2016

05

Sabine Bitter & Helmut Weber
Trophäen ihrer Exzellenz
Ausstellung im SCHAURAUM Angewandte
quartier21 im MQ, Museumsplatz 1, A-1070 Wien
26.Mai – 3.Jul 2016, tgl. daily 10-22:00
Eröffnung: 25. Mai 19 Uhr
Zur Ausstellung spricht Ruth Horak, Kunsthistorikerin, Wien.

05

Sabine Bitter & Helmut Weber
Habitat, oder “Wie wir wohnen wollen”
BUWOG-Zentrale mit Fassaden-Kunstprojekt
1130 Wien, Hietzinger Kai 131
Mai – Sommer 2016

05

Sabine Bitter & Helmut Weber
Instabile Repräsentationen
Vortrag im
Labor für Kunst und Forschung am Instituts für Kunst und Kunsttheorie / Intermedia der Universität zu Köln
Freitag, 06.05.2016
19:00

04

Sabine Bitter & Helmut Weber
Henri Lefebvre in New Belgrade
solo exhibition at GPLcontemporary Space IV
1040 Vienna, Pressgasse 30
opening April 13, 7 PM
14. April – 28. Mai 2016
Do – Fr 15 – 18 Uhr
Sa 11 – 16 Uhr

04

“Architekturen der Bildungsmoderne: asynchrone Räume des Wissens”
Part of a panel at the symposium
“Un_University”
Heiligenkreuzer Hof
Schönlaterngasse 5, 1010 Wien
April 12, 6pm – 9:30pm

04

Viennese Gallery
GPLcontemporary
announces the new direction of its program: on the occasion of its 55th year anniversary GPLcontemporary will work with new artists who raise crucial social and political questions: Linda Bilda, Sabine Bitter & Helmut Weber, Oliver Ressler and Isa Rosenberger.
1010 Vienna, Sonnenfelsgasse 6

01

Artist Talk: Bitter & Weber
“Die Disziplin der Auflösung”
University of Applied Arts Vienna
Department of Digital Arts
Expositur Sterngasse 13, 1010 Vienna, Austria,
January 21, 2015; 2 PM

2015 – 12

Bitter & Weber together with Maren Richter
join the eighth salon of
“theatercombinat – let’s talk about work, honey!”
LesSOUTERRAINs!, Vienna, Austria,
December 1, 2015

11

Bitter & Weber: 2015 Landeskulturpreis Interdisziplinaere Kunstformen
des Landes Oberoesterreich.
Participation in the exhibition“Preise und Talente”
OOe Kulturquartier, Linz, Austria,
November 18, 2015 – January 16, 2016

10

Urban Subjects, editors:
“The Militant Image Reader”
Edition Camera Austria, Graz
October 23, 2015

10

Urban Subjects contributes to the project
and conference:“Urgent Imagination”
The Western Front, Vancouver, CA
October 2 – 3, 2015

06

Bitter & Weber contribute to “one man- one note” re/calling Siachilaba
at Deutschvilla Strobl, Austria
June 12 – July 19, 2015

06

Urban Subjects joins with “The Militant Image Workshop”
the “Workers Writers Summer School”
on Governor´s Island, NYC
June 13 – 14, 2015

06

Bitter & Weber “The Templeton Five Affair, March 1967”
at Teck Gallery, Harbour Centre, Vancouver
June 3, 2015 – April 30, 2016
Part of “Through a Window: Visual Art and SFU 1965-2015”
SFU Galleries, Vancouver

Urban Subjects contribute to a multi-part poster project in addition to
the “Through a Window” exhibitions.

06

Group exhibition “New Conjunctions and Intersections”
at The United Nations Headquarters in New York
June 1 – 15, 2015

05

Contributing to SOS Mitmensch “Benefizauktion zeitgenössischer Kunst 2015”
Großer Kassensaal der Bawag P.S.K. / Österreichischen Postsparkasse
Georg-Coch-Platz 2, 1010 Wien
May 5, 2015

04

Screening of “NEW, Novi Beograd 1948 – 1986 – 2006” within the film program of the conference WENDEN in den Geistes-, Sozial- und Kulturwissenschaften”
Universität zu Köln
April 17 – April 18, 2015

04

Sabine Bitter & Helmut Weber are at a 3-month artists’ residency from The Arts and Culture Division of the Federal Chancellery of Austria at the Studio Grand Chelsea, New York City
April 2 – June 30, 2015

04

Group exhibition “Informal Paths”
A project by SMU-research and the French writer Philippe Vasset.
At Gallery 2bis
MAXXI National Museum of XXI Century Arts
Via Guido Reni, 4 A, 00196 Roma
April 2 – May 3, 2015

ROUND TABLE -Wednesday, April 1, 2015, 7.00 pm
Hanru Hou | SMU-research: J. Becker, C. Cellamare, C. Hannusek, A. Lanzetta, A. Perin, S.Perin | Philippe Vasset | Alison Crawshaw | Helmut Weber | Hartmut Burggrabe

03

Talk by Reinhard Braun – Camera Austria and Urban Subjects
“Picturing What Is Already Going On, Or The Poetics of the Militant Image”
within the framework of Artistic Research Practices l’ARP-ALBA
Académie Libanaise des Beaux Arts, ALBA
Beirut, Lebanon
Thursday March 19, 2015

02

Group exhibition
“Vienna for Art’s Sake!”

Belvedere, Winter Palace
Himmelpfortgasse 8, 1010 Vienna, Austria
February 27 – May 31, 2015

2014 – 10

Group exhibition “Self Made Urbanism Rome”
part of S.M.U.R, Informal Common Grounds 2014
A project by: S.M.U.R. in collaboration with Teatro Valle Occupato and Metropoliz.
At Goethe-Institut Rom, Via Savoia 15,
and Metropoliz, Via Prenestina 913, Rome
October 22 – October 26, 2014

10

Researching the Militant Image – Workshop by Urban Subjects (CA/AT),
part of steirische herbst Academy 2014
Guests:Reinhard Braun (A), Marina Gržinić (SI), Jaleh Mansoor (CA), Stefan Römer (DE), Sandra Schäfer (DE)
in collaboration with Camera Austria
1st Floor, Festivalzentrum, Paulustorgasse 8
8010 Graz, Austria
October 9 & October 10, 2014

09

Urban Subjects curate “The Militant Image”
in collaboration with Camera Austria
Lendkai 1, 8020 Graz, Austria
September 28 – November 11, 2014

09

Group exhibition “Parallel Borders 1 – Monuments & Shrines to Capitalism”
Forum Stadtpark
Stadtpark 1, 8010 Graz, Austria
September 27 – October 18, 2014

09

Group exhibition “Archives, Re-Assemblances, and Surveys “
Galerija Klovićevi dvori
Jesuit Square 4, Zagreb, Croatia
September 10 – November 2, 2014

Museum of Fine Arts
European Avenue 9, Osijek, Croatia
November 7 – November 16, 2014

07

Group exhibition “Punctum
Reflections on Photography”

Salzburger Kunstverein
Hellbrunner Straße 3, Salzburg, Austria
July 26 – September 21, 2014

03

Urban Subjects at “Visual Activism symposium”
presented by the International Association for Visual Culture
in collaboration with SFMOMA, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
at Brava Theater Center
2781 24th Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
Friday, March 14, 2014, 9am–7pm
Saturday, March 15, 2014, 9am–6pm

02

Group exhibition “I and the others, Collection on Display VI”
Museum der Moderne Salzburg
Mönchsberg 32, Salzburg, Austria
February 1 – May 18, 2014

02

Urban Subjects contribute to the series of talks “Spaces of Contestation”
“What is Already Going On”
SFU Woodwards, Djavad Mowafaghian World Art Centre
149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver,Canada
February 5, 2014, 7pm

2013 – 11

Symposium “Memory acts: Trans-disciplinary Strategies Towards a New Memory Praxis”
Valand School of Fine Arts
Vasagatan 50, Glass house, Gothenburg, Sweden
November 7 – 8, 2013

11

Group exhibition
“In The Future Art Will Be A Lower Class Phenomenon”
Aa collections
Burggasse 68 4-a, 1070 Vienna
November 8 – 16, 2013
Opening November 7, 7pm

10

Group exhibition
“Tensta Museum: Reports from new Sweden”
Tensta konsthall
Taxingegrand 10, 163 04 Spanga, Sweden
October 26, 2013 – May 18, 2014

10

Roundtable:
“Pasolini & Autogestione” with Klaus Ronneberger and Helmut Weber
S.M.U.R. Informal Common Grounds of a Metropolitan Area
at NGBK Berlin, Oranienstr.25, 10999 Berlin
October 19, 2013; 8pm

09

Group exhibition
“Self Made Urbanism Rome”
S.M.U.R. Informal Common Grounds of a Metropolitan Area
at NGBK Berlin, Oranienstr.25, 10999 Berlin
September 14 – November 3, 2013

07

An expanded German version of the essay on “The Spaces and Temporalities of Dual Power and Autogestion in Gramoven, Caracas” by Urban Subjects has been published in “Caracas, sozialisierende Stadt”, edited by Dario Azzelini, Stephan Lanz, Kathrin Wildner
(Berlin: b_books, 2013).

06

Lecture: Sabine Bitter & Helmut Weber
“Occupy Modernity”
within the series of lectures “Potentialitaeten des Urbanen”
UdN – Universität der Nachbarschaften
Rotenhäuser Damm 30 21107 Hamburg-Wilhelmsburg / Reiherstiegviertel
June 13, 2013

06

Solo exhibition: Sabine Bitter & Helmut Weber
“Front, Field, Line, Plane. Researching the Militant Image “
Kunstraum of Leuphana University of Lüneburg
Scharnhorststr.1, D – 21332 Lüneburg
June 7 – July 7, 2013

Based on the research project
“Filling the Weak Points”
by Urban Subjects (Sabine Bitter / Jeff Derksen / Helmut Weber) with students of Leuphana University of Lüneburg in cooperation with Leuphana Arts Program and Kunstraum of Leuphana University of Lüneburg.

04

Group exhibition “The Vienna Model”
Austrian Cultural Forum New York
11 East 52 Street
April 17 – September 2, 2013
Paneldiscussion:
“The Role of Arts in Housing Developments”
April 17, 12pm

03

Group exhibition
“The First Ten Years of Lentos”
LENTOS Kunstmuseum Linz, Austria

03

Group exhibition “The Territorial Complex”
Art Lab / Open Systems

2012 – 10

“Filling the Weak Points” – On ‘autogestion’ and ‘horizontalidad’
by Urban Subjects in cooperation with Kunstraum of Leuphana University of Lüneburg and Leuphana Arts Program.
Urban Subjects (Sabine Bitter, Jeff Derksen, Helmut Weber)
are artists in residence at the Leuphana Arts Program in 2012/2013

10

Group exhibition
EYES ON THE CITY
stadtmuseum graz
Sackstrasse 18, Graz, Austria
October 13, 2012 – March 31, 2013

10

Group exhibition
“An Era of Discontent: Art as Occupation”
Kamloops Art Gallery
465 Victoria Street, Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada
October 12 – December 31, 2012

09

Group exhibition
“Urban Territories”
0gms Gallery
Sofia, Bulgaria
September 28 – November 24, 2012

09

Group exhibition
TIME, PLACE, AND THE CAMERA: PHOTOGRAPHS AT WORK
Kosova Art Gallery, Pristina, Kosovo
September 7 – October 7, 2012

08

Out Now: “Faith Is The Place”
metroZones (Ed.): b_books, Berlin.

05

Group exhibition
“Our Haus”
Austrian Cultural Forum
11 East 52nd Street, New York, NY 10022
Opening:May 16, 7 – 9 PM
May 17 – August 26, 2012

05

SOS Mitmensch kunst:Auktion 2012”
Thursday, May 10, 2012, 7 PM
Großer Kassensaal der Österreichischen Postsparkasse Georg-Coch-Platz 2, 1010 Wien

04

Group exhibition
“Public: Collective Identity | Occupied Spaces”
UTAC, University of Toronto art centre
April 28 – June 30, 2012

04

“Super Students #1”
Billboard-project for Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival 2012:Public at
The Power Plant’s south façade
Harbourfront centre, 231 Queens Quay W, Toronto
April 28 – June 30, 2012

03

Group exhibition
“Autogestion, or Henri Lefebvre in New Belgrade”
Artists project for “Dissenting Histories: 25 Years of The Power Plant”
The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery
Harbourfront centre, 231 Queens Quay W, Toronto
March 24 – June 18, 2012

03

Group exhibition
“Common History and Its Private Stories. Geschichte und Geschichten”
Sofia Art Gallery, Sofia
March 14 – April 15, 2012

02

“A SIGN FOR THE CITY- Calendar
online

02

“Global Prayers – Redemption and Liberation in the City”
Haus der Kulturen der Welt
John-Foste-Dulles-Allee 10, Berlin
February 23 – 26, 2012

02

Group exhibition
“On Screen”
FOTOHOF Gallery
Inge-Morath-Platz 1-3, Salzburg
February 24 – April 7, 2012

01

Group exhibition
“The Urban Cultures of Global Prayers”
Camera Austria
Lendkai 1, Graz
Opening: January 27, 7 pm
January 28 – April 01, 2012

2011 – 12

Group exhibition
ENVISIONING BUILDINGS, Reflecting Architecture in Contemporary Art Photography”
MAK, Applied Arts/Contemporary Arts
Stubenring 5, A-1010 Vienna
Opening: December 6, 7 pm
December 7, 2011 – April 22, 2012

11

Group exhibition
“The Urban Cultures of Global Prayers”
Neue Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst | NGBK
Oranienstr. 25 | D-10999 Berlin
Opening: November 11, 7 pm
November 12, 2011 – January 8, 2012

11

Group exhibition
“Barocco Nova: Neo-Baroque Moves in Contemporary Art”
Museum London, Ontario, CA
October 8, 2011 – Janurary 1, 2012

07

Teaching at the
Salzburg International Summer Academy:
Sabine Bitter & Helmut Weber
Urban Wish – Production
July 18 – August 6, 2011

06

Participating in the Research Project
Global Prayers – Redemption and Liberation in the City:
Workshop BEIRUT

05

Softlaunch:
Sabine Bitter & Helmut Weber
A SIGN FOR THE CITY
The Calendar – Notebook
Saturday May 21, 2011
4pm – 6pm
at the Audain Gallery
149 West Hastings Street, SFU Woodward’s, Vancouver

05

A SIGN FOR THE CITY
May 2011 – April 2012
The a year-long public art project by Sabine Bitter & Helmut Weber
is launched on the occasion of Vancouver’s 125th anniversary.
Presented by The Vancouver Public Art Program.

04

The publication Momentarily: Learning from Vancouver.
is now available online at The Western Front: Media Arts

04

TALK: Neil Smith The Revolutionary Imperative
BOOKLAUNCH Momentarily: Learning from Vancouver
“602,000: works on housing”
Urban Subjects residency and emergent exhibition
at VIVO Media Arts Centre
1965 Main St. Vancouver
Sunday April 17, 7pm

04

Group exhibition
“Communitas. The Unrepresentable Community”
Camera Austria, Graz, Austria

04

NOWISWERE
Issue #9
Contemporary Art Magazine

04

Launch of “Global Prayers-Redemption and Liberation in the City” – a transdidisciplinary, transregionally comparative research and cultural project we are participating in.
The project is initiated by metroZones – Center for Urban Affairs e.V and executed jointly by the Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, and Europa-University Viadrina, Frankfurt/Oder, Germany

02

“602,000: works on housing”
Urban Subjects residency and emergent exhibition
at VIVO Media Arts Centre
1965 Main St. Vancouver
February 25– April 29 2011
Opening: Feb 25 2011, 7-10pm

02

Group exhibition
“Recall: Architecture and its Publicness”
Wallpaper for “WE: VANCOUVER

Bitter & Weber and Urban Subjects with Neil Smith are contributing to
“WE: VANCOUVER. 12 MANIFESTOS FOR THE CITY
at Vancouver Art Gallery
750 Hornby Street, Vancouver
February 12 – May 1, 2011

2010 – 11

Group exhibition
"Critical Complicity" at
Kunsthalle Exnergasse Wien
, Vienna
November 11 – December 18, 2010

10

Contributing to derive – Zeitschrift für Stadtforschung
urbanize!
Internationales Festival für urbane Erkundungen
October 1- October 10, 2010, Vienna
"Die Stadt ins Werk setzen" with Elke Krasny, Klaus Ronneberger, and Bitter/Weber
Presentation of "Autogestion, or Henri Lefebvre in New Belgrade" and screening of "NEW Novi Beograd 1948 – 1986 – 2006" by Bitter/Weber

09

Group exhibition
"Work With, Visual Art Faculty Exhibition"
at Audain Gallery SFU Woodward’s, Vancouver, Canada
September 7 – September 26, 2010
Opening Reception September 24, 5 – 8 pm

09

Group exhibition
"PSYCHOANALYSIS, Gazes on Photo and Video Art from Austria"
Contemporary Art Museum, Kumamoto, Japan
September 18 – November 28, 2010

09

Group exhibition
"2 OR 3 THINGS, WE´VE LEARNED
Intersections of Art, Pedagogy and Protest"
at Galerie IG Bildende Kunst, Vienna, Austria
September 15 – October 29, 2010
(extended to November 5 !)

05

Group exhibition
"PSYCHOANALYSIS"
at Tokyo Wonder Site, Shibuya
May 29 -August 1, 2010
Opening May 29, 11 am – 7 pm

05

Group exhibition Urban Subjects
is contributing to "Dorm" The Model, Sligo, Ireland
May 2 – July 4, 2010

04

Guest Creator Project Program
at Tokyo Wonder Site, Aoyama on "Studies in Metabolism"
April – May 2010

04

Co- presentation with Klaus Ronneberger
"Autogestion, or Henri Lefebvre in New Belgrade"
at Künstlerhaus Stuttgart, Stuttgart
April 8, 2010, 7 pm

03

Solo exhibition
Sabine Bitter / Helmut Weber "The University Paradox" at
Grita Insam Gallery
, Vienna
March 18 – April 24, 2010

03

Group exhibition
"Process Wall, Part 1"
at Künstlerhaus Stuttgart, Stuttgart
March 26 – December 31, 2010

02

Group exhibition "Upon Arrival. Spatial Explorations"
at Malta Contemporary Art, Valetta, Malta
February 11 – March 14, 2010

01

Group exhibition "…in a most dangerous manner"
at SPACES, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
January 29 – March 26, 2010

01

Group exhibition "Learning from Vancouver".
Bik Van der Pol and Urban Subjects
at The Western Front, Vancouver, CA
January 30 – March 6, 2010

01

Co-presentation and panel discussion on
"Differentiated Neighborhoods of New Belgrade"
at Architekturzentrum Wien, Vienna
January 13, 2010, 7 pm

01

Co-Presentation
"Micropolitics_Differentiated Neighborhoods of New Belgrade"
at galerija miroslav kraljevic, Zagreb
January 11, 2010, 7 pm

2009 – 11

Book Launch: "Autogestion, or Henri Lefebvre in New Belgrade"
and "Right, to the City"
at READ Books, Charles H. Scott Gallery, Vancouver
November 24, 2009, 7 pm

11

Contributing to the magazine "Time Festival 09,
TIME IS A BOOK
"
Sint Pietersnieuwstraat 21, 9000
Gent, Belgium
November 13 – November 28, 2009

10

Curating the annual students exhibition
"BestOff 09"
at the University for Art and Industrial Design Linz, A
October 29 – November 15, 2009

10

Group exhibition "The Fragility of Being"
at Museum der Moderne Salzburg, Rupertinum, A
October 24, 2009 – January 10, 2010

10

Contributing to
"metroZones.SALOON 3,
Lefebvre in Neu-Belgrad, Autogestion/Selbstverwaltung & das Recht auf Stadt"
organized by metroZones, at Pro qm bookshop, Berlin
October16, 2009

09

Group exhibition
"Strange Places, Sub/Urban Photography as Alternative Urbanism"
at Stanley Picker Gallery, Kingston, UK
September 30 – November 21, 2009

09

Group exhibition
T.I.C.A.B – Tirana International Contemporary Art Biannual
,
Episode 2, Cities log
curated by STEALTH.unlimited
September 25 – October 22, 2009

09

Group exhibition
"The Matrix, An Unstable Reality"
at Skuc Gallery, Ljubljana;
within the 28th Biennial of Graphic Arts
September 04 – October 25, 2009

07

Soloexhibition
"Sabine Bitter/Helmut Weber
RIGHT, TO THE CITY
"
with a comment by Jochen Becker
at Landesgalerie Linz
Opening: Wed July 08, 2009 7 pm
July 09 – September 13, 2009

06

Group exhibition
"Common History and Its Private Stories.
Geschichte und Geschichten"
at MUSA, Museum auf Abruf, Vienna
Opening: Thu June 25, 2009 7 pm
June 26 – October 03, 2009

06

Contributing to "Global prayers to go;
Salvation and Liberation in the Megacities of the World"
at Haus der Kulturen der Welt and
Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung, Berlin
researchproject by metroZones
June 02 -June 03, 2009

05

Group exhibition "KREUZUNGSPUNKT LINZ.
Junge Kunst und Meisterwerke"
at Lentos, Art Museu, Linz
May 30 – August 09, 2009

05

Group exhibition
"talk talk – Das Interview als künstlerische Praxis"
at HGB Leipzig
May 27 – June 27, 2009

05

Group exhibition
"Fragility of Being. Works from the Collection of the Museum der Moderne Salzburg"
at MNAC, National Museum of Contemporary Art, Bucharest
May 12 -August 16, 2009

05

Group exhibition
"ISLANDS+GHETTOS"
at stadtmuseumgraz, Graz
May 08 -October 04, 2009

05

VIENNAFAIR
w/h Galerie Grita Insam
May 07 – May 10, 2009

03

Group exhibition "ISLANDS+GHETTOS"
at NGBK &
Kunstraum Kreuzberg/ Bethanien
, Berlin
Opening: March 13, 7 pm
March 14 – April 26, 2009

03

Artists Project:
Sabine Bitter and Helmut Weber
for "MORE MILK YVETTE,
A Journal of the Broken Screen"
written and edited by David Berridge, London

03

Screening of "Framing Location" and "Living Megastructures"
within the series of films "Multiple City"
Filmmuseum Muenchen
St Jakobs Platz 1, Munich
6pm, Friday 13, 2009

02

Participating in"1st International SELF MADE CITY Workshop"
at Swiss Institute, Rome
February 01 – February 04, 2009

02

Group exhibition
"STRUCTURES OF RADICALITY"
at OPEN SPACE, ZENTRUM FUER KUNSTPROJEKTE,
Lassingleithnerplatz 2, 1020 Vienna, Austria
December 10, 2008 – January 10, 2009

2008 – 12

Participating in the conference
"The Neoliberal Frontline: Urban Struggles in Post-Socialist Societies"
Community Center Mosor, Zvonimirova 63, Zagreb
December 4 – December 7, 2008

11

Solo Exhibition: "Plugged In, Fenced Out":
Gallery Fotohof
Erhardplatz 3, 5020 Salzburg,
November 5 – December 13, 2008
Opening: November 4, 7pm
Introduction: Stefan Römer

09

Exhibition: "We Declare": Spaces of Housing
Gallery Gachet
88 East Cordova St, Vancouver BC
Opening: September 5, 7 pm
September 5 – September 27, 2008
Artists’ Talk: Bitter / Weber
September 6, 4:30pm

07

Participating in "en face / surface",
Galerie Grita Insam
Opening: July 23rd, 2008, 7 pm
July 24 – September 5, 2008

05

Contributing to "ISLANDS+GHETTOS"
at Heidelberger Kunstverein,
Heidelberg, GER
June 06 – August 31, 2008

04

Contributing to "Differenzierte Nachbarschaften
in Neu-Belgrad"
at kunstraum münchen, Munich, GER
April 29 – May 4, 2008

04

Participating in VIENNAFAIR, Vienna
w/h Galerie Grita Insam
April 24 – 27, 2008

04

Participating in FEMACO, Mexico City
w/h Galerie Grita Insam
April 23 – 27, 2008

04

Part of "TRACES OF LIGHT
PHOTOGRAPHY FROM THE COLLECTION
at Lentos, Museum of Modern Art Linz,
Linz, A
April 18 – December 8, 2008

03

Participating in "Contrapolis;
or, Creativity and Enclosure in the Cities"
at Poortgebouw, Rotterdam, NL
and NAi, Rotterdam, NL
March 26 – 27, 2008

03

Screening of "NEW Novi Beograd"
at a Brown Bag Discussion w/h Stefan Roemer
colourschool, Intersections Digital Studios,
1399 Johnston Street, Vancouver
March 7, 2008 4pm

02

Screening of "NEW Novi Beograd"
4th International Architecture Biennale Ljubljana,
Contemporary Ghetto

04 -18, March, 2008

02

Participating in ARCO, Madrid
w/h Galerie Grita Insam
13 -18, February, 2008

01

Screening of "Framing Location II"
within FOTOFILM:
"FRAMING LOCATION", a film program
conceived by Gerald Weber, SIXPACKFILM
January 22, 2008, 9.15 pm
Metropolis Kino, Hamburg
Introduction by Thomas Tode

2007 – 11

Group exhibition
"Differentiated Neighbourhoods of New Belgrade"
curated by Zoran Eric
Local Community "Dunavski Kej"
November 29 – December 2, 2007,
Novi Beograd, Serbia

09

Group exhibition"The Wall"
curated by James Patten
Art Gallery Windsor
Opening: September 14
September 15 – November 18, 2007,
Windsor, Canada

05

Group exhibition
"21 Positions"
curated by Christoph Thun-Hohenstein
Austrian Cultural Forum NYC
Opening: Monday, May 14, 6 – 8 pm
May 15 – August 25, 2007, New York

05

Solo Exhibition: "Sabine Bitter/ Helmut Weber"
Museum Waidhofen/Ybbs
Opening: May 11, 2007
7 pm: Arch. Prof Franziska Ullmann
May 12 – June 03, 2007
more: www.raumimpuls.at

04

Discussion: "This is a Simulation"
April 26, 19 – 23 pm; Lentos, Linz
Part of "Video as Urban Condition"
organised by Anthony Auerbach and Thomas Edlinger:
April 19 – May 27, 2007 Lentos, Linz
more: www.video-as.org

04

Participating in VIENNAFAIR
w/h Galerie Grita Insam
April 26 – 29, 2007

04

Participating in a sound project"AWWA"
Start: April 4, 2007
11 am: Az W, Muqua, Vienna
more: www.awwa.at

03

Solo Exhibition: "Recent Geographies"
March 23, 2007 – May 5, 2007
Opening March 22, 2007 6 -9 pm
7 pm: Walter Seidl on Recent Geographies
Galerie Grita Insam, Wien

02

Screening of "Framing Location II"
within SIXPACKFILM presents:
"FRAMING LOCATION", a short-film program conceived by Gerald Weber
February 21, 2007, 7pm TOP Kino, Wien

01

Screening of "Democracy Paradox"and
"Living Megastructures" within
" After Architects", a film program
conceived by Maja Naef and Adam Szymczyk, Kunsthalle Basel
for the inauguration of the Swiss Architecture Museum under the new directorship of Francesca Ferguson
January 27, 2007, 7pm "Freezone", SAM, Basel
February 24, 2007, 7pm "Freezone", SAM, Basel

01

Paneldiscussion "wo werden wir wie wohnen?",
organised by Heidi Pretterhofer, Institute for Art and Architecture
within the "Open Days 2007 at
The Academy of Fine Arts Vienna",
January 25, 2007, 6pm
Aula | Academy of Fine Arts Vienna | Schillerplatz 3 | 1010 Vienna

01

Lecture "Gaps and Overlaps", within the
series of lectures on "Transparency",
organised by OEGFA 2006/2007
January 19, 2007 Vienna

2006 – 12

Group exhibition "SIMULTAN",
at Fotomuseum Winterthur
December 2, 2006 – February 18, 2007
Winterthur, Zürich

09

Group exhibition "SHIFT",
Galerie Grita Insam
September 14 – November 11, 2006 Vienna

09

Printedition fro the group exhibition "Belgrade/Vancouver 2006"
with an essay by Clint Burnham for "Architecture
and Disaster",
Western Front

September 8 – October 14, 2006 Vancouver

09

Group exhibition "LAST MINUTE
by Büro für kognitiven Urbanismus,
Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst,gfzk,
September 2 – October 15, 2006 Leipzig

08

Screening of The Democracy Paradox
Videosalon "Out of Disaster ",
August 31 – September 10, 2006 Berlin

07

Group exhibition
Urban Subjects (Sabine Bitter/Jeff Derksen/Helmut Weber)
" A suitcase from Vancouver to Grozny"
part of Emergency Biennale in Chechnya organized by ao Alice Ming Wai Jim
and presented at Centre A
July 8 – August 19, 2006 Vancouver

06

Group exhibition  
"Why Pictures Now", MUMOK,
June 09 – October 01, 2006 Vienna

06

Solo exhibition "bitterweber:live like this!
exhibition at aut. architektur und tirol
June 23 – September 09, 2006 Innsbruck
opening June 22, reading by Raul Zelik

06

Group exhibition  "Urbi & Orbi"
Biennale de la Photographie Sedan
June 09 – July 02, 2006 Sedan

05

Urban Subjects (Sabine Bitter/Jeff Derksen/Helmut Weber) are curating:
"NOT SHEEP: New Urban Enclosures and Commons"
presented at ARTSPEAK Gallery
from May 13 – May 20, 2006 Vancouver

04

Solo exhibition
BitterWeber: LIVE LIKE THIS!
at //plattform//, Berlin
22.April bis 10. Juni 2006 Berlin

04

Group exhibition  "The Urban Conditions"
exhibition at Museum De Paviljoens
April 01 – October 22, 2006 Almere, NL

02

Solo exhibition
B i t t e r W e b e r :  
"VIVIR PARA VER/ LIVE LIKE THIS!"
exhibition at Círculo de Bellas Artes,
February 02 – March 12, 2006 Madrid

01

Catalogue "euroPART. Aktuelle Kunst in Europa", PDF

2005 – 12

Group exhibition in public space"EUROPART. Aktuelle Kunst in Europa"
December 27, 2005 – January 31, 2006
400 Rolling Boards in the public space Vienna

12

Screening and discussion
"LIVING MEGASTRUCTURES"
7th graz biennial on media and architecture
December 01 – 04, 2005 Graz

11

Talk
Sabine Bitter und Helmut Weber
"Nenn es partizipatorischen Modernismus",
zu Gast bei nitribitt/frankfurter ökonomien # 24
Montag, 7.11.2005, 20.00 h
Atelier Frankfurt, Hohenstaufenstrasse 13-27

11

Guest lecture
Sabine Bitter und Helmut Weber
im Rahmen der Lehrveranstaltung
"Projektorientierte Studien/ Kunst im öffentlichen Raum" von Judith Huemer
akademie der bildenden künste
Montag, 28.11.2005, 13.30 – 16.00 h
Projektraum Kurzbauergasse 9
1020 Wien

11

Screening "LIVING MEGASTRUCTURES"
3rd International Architecture Biennale Ljubljana: EUPHORIA
November 17 – 30, 2005
Ljubljana

10

COLLAGE [P]OSTMODERN
OPEN LAB / Tanzquartier Wien

10

Group exhibition
"SIMULTAN", Museum der Moderne Salzburg
15.10.2005-15.01.2006

10

Group exhibition Urban Subjects
" ‘I beg your pardon.’ or The Reestablishing of Cordial Relations," two-day exhibition
curated by Andrea Geyer and organized by
and presented at the Vera List Center for Art
and Politics at The New School on October 15 and 16, 2005. New York City

10

Book presentation
at the Secession Vienna,
October 4th, 19:00:
"Live like this!" Camera Austria and CARACAS, HECHO EN VENEZUELA,
Charles H. Scott Gallery, Vancouver and Revolver, Frankfurt

09

Solo exhibition
"Live like this!"
1.10.-18.11.05
Camera Austria, Kunsthaus Graz
steirischer herbst Graz
opening September 30th 19:00

09

Teilnahme am camp der firma raumforschung
at the palais donaustadt wien,
einem projekt von theatercombinat

07

Publication
CARACAS, HECHO EN VENEZUELA
Charles H. Scott Gallery, Vancouver
Revolver, Frankfurt

06

Solo exhibition
CARACAS, HECHO EN VENEZUELA
June 21. – Sept. 11 2005
Charles H. Scott Gallery, Vancouver

05

Project with symposium and workshops Collage Bucharest:
Postmodernism and the Paris of the East

May 24.-29 2005
Bucharest

05

Screenings
by MAK Center Artists and Architects in Residence
Friday, May 13, 2005, 7 – 10 p.m.
at the Mackey Apartments, Los Angeles

05

Lecture
Thursday, My 5, 2005, 7 pm
CalArts, Los Angeles

03

Presentations by MAK Center Artists and Architects in Residence
Monday, March 21, 2005, 7 – 9 p.m.
at the Schindler House, Los Angeles

03

"Living Megastructures"
Conversations at the Edge
,
Thursday, March 17, 2005, 8.15pm
Gene Siskel Film Center, Chicago

03

Lecture
Thursday, March 15, 2005, 7 pm
UCLA, Los Angeles

2004 – 12

"SuperCitizen"
billboard for Public Speaking, Clockshop, Los Angeles

11

Group exhibition
THE DEMOCRACY PARADOX* by Urban Subjects
GEEP-Atopia Projects#3.99
at Cell 77 project space, Edinburgh
TDP* is a trailer of the forthcoming formation of "UrbanSubject".
US is a collective on global: urban research, initiated by Sabine Bitter, Jeff Derksen and Helmut Weber

10

Group exhibition
the video Living Megastructures
is part of the one-day-exhibit Oct. 23,
"Identify! or Studies on the Political Subject"
at The Vera List Center for Art + Politics, NY

11

Screening of Living Megastructures at filmcasino
Vienna, Sept 14th, 19.00

11

GCongratulations:
the project "smartXtension" @ mulonga.net has won an Award of Distinction
in the 2004 Prix Ars Electronica Digital Communities category.

11

Group exhibition
"susedka – nachbarIn",
Dom fotografie in Popgrad, Slovakia,
initiated by FLUSS, Austria

07

Artists’ insert
"rendering the real"
inderive # 16, magazin

05

Lecture "What is made visible / Was wird sichtbar gemacht",
part of the project by Conceptual (Art) Practices
t4 Performative Kunst und Bildhauerei
,
Akademie der Künste, Vienna, Austria

05

Public Art Intervention
"rendering the real",
contributing to "fluctuated images"
at Fluc, Vienna, Austria

05

Group exhibition
"Formate-(re)constructing the city",
at Galeria Noua, Bucarest, Romania

04

Group exhibition "Super Citizen",
part of "Niemandsland, Modelle für den öffentlichen Raum",
at the Künstlerhaus Vienna

03

The publication
"Made in Venezuela
Notizen zur »Bolivarianischen Revolution
«"
Raul Zelik / Sabine Bitter / Helmut Weber
erscheint bei Assoziation A, Hamburg; —> see also Raul Zelik.Net

2003 – 12

Panel discussion
"Caracas, die Stadt neu verteilen",
part of "Fokus on Territories", Biennial on media and architecture, Graz, Austria

12

Talk with Raul Zelik at b_books, berlin
about the publication in progress: zelik/bitter/weber "made in venezuela – notizen zur bolivarianischen revolution"

10

Solo exhibition
"Transformative Urbanism – from Almere to Caracas"
at Galeria Noua, Bucharest, Romania

09

Group exhibition "RETHINKING PHOTOGRAPHY III"
Austrian Culture Forum,
Warszawa, Poland

03-09

Residency
in the Carasas Case Project,
Caracas, Venezuela

06

Group exhibition "RETHINKING PHOTOGRAPHY III"
Galerie Fotohof, Salzburg

03

Lecture
part of the series Art and Globalization
at the Center for Place Culture and Politics
at CUNY, New York

03

Public Art Competition Marktstände
Hauptplatz Graz
, not realized

02

Public Art Competition Stadtsaal Ried i.I., realized

2002 – 11

Talk series
"INTERACTIVE NORMALIZATION"
by Normal Group for Architecture, NY + Belgrade

10

Conference, panel discussion, screening
"URBAN DRIFT 2002 / NIGHTSPACE"
Cafe Moskau, Berlin

10

Group exhibition
"RETHINKING PHOTOGRAPHY"
FORUM STADTPARK, Graz

10

Group exhibition
"urban spin offs "
DESIGN SHOWCASES 2002,MAK NITE:
special bar & sound by "Montagsklub"
MAK, Wien

09

Collaborating with "Mulonga- The Loop"
Ars Electronica 2002/unplugged, Linz

09

Group exhibition "Multitude"
Artists Space,
New York

08

Group exhibition in public space
"Meeting at The Lot",
Gdansk, contributing to "City Transformers 2002 "
Laznia Center of Contemporary Art, Gdansk, Poland

08

Group exhibition "
City Transformers 2002 Gdansk",
Laznia Center
, Gdansk, Poland

07

Group exhibition"Der Blick auf Wien"
Galerie MUSEUM AUF ABRUF, Vienna

06

Group exhibition"The Village"
Or Gallery,
Vancouver

06

Paneldiscussion "wednesdays
31 – Learning from learning from Las Vegas"

Az W-Theme Night
Architekturzentrum Vienna

06

participating in "
getting round Vienna"
Tanzquartier Wien
, Vienna

05

Group exhibitionmega, manifeste der anmaßung, Architecture, Künstlerhaus Vienna

04

The project/website "mulonga.net"
is awarded a honorary mention (Net Vision, net Excellence) at the Prix Ars Electronica, 2002

04

"Live like This"
is published in CABINET,
a quarterly magazine of art, NY, issue 6 spring 2002

04


Lecture at Nomads & Resident, New York

02


Teaching within Kunsttransfer module ,
Technical University Vienna

2001 – 11

participating at the
Numero Festival
,
Lisbon, Portugal

11

presentation of the commissioned webproject "Major Leisure" at spheres, part of the 5th biennial on media and architecture, Graz

10

Group exhibition "Spetani – wyzwoleni." at the Zacheta gallery,
Warsaw, Poland

10

Group exhibition "Surround",
Charles H. Scott Gallery
, Vancouver

10

exhibition "Live like this!"
at the 0maschine, Vienna

10

"Metropolis transformed",
installation and lecture
at the International Research Center for Cultural Studies, IFK, Vienna

05

participating in ARCHILAB, Orleans, France

04

cooperating on the project
mulonga.net
, Austria/Zimbabwe

04

participating at REkonstruktion_heimAT*FORUM STADTPARK, Graz

2000 – 12

panelpresentation of CITYalias
at "cityscapes" at the ISEA conference 2000, Paris

12

presentation of CITYalias for "speres" at the Salon, Institut francais d’architectute

12

participating in the exhibition "individualisation"
with FORM (Greg Lynn), Andreas Gursky, Kolatan Mac Donald Studio, NOX (Lars Spybroek)
at the Architectuur Centrum Einhoven

11

super-stuff, a sampling of b-sides, b-products and spin-offs around architecture and utopia" part of Transparadiso, making it, Vienna

11

contributing to the exhibition
I.C.I, w139, Amsterdam

10

CITYaliasgoes online

09

Webproject CITYalias_sourceCITY for www.immaterial.net

06

Symposion Talking Cities
MUWA, Graz

04

Exhibition CITYalias_constructing sites at the
De Paviljoens
, Almere, Nl

03

image.source for www.government-austria.at

02

concerning the new political situation in austria: boycott.at

1999 – 11

participating at the 4th Graz Biennial on Media+Architecture

09

OnFormation in issue #4 >TRUTH<, SITE STREET MAGAZINE.

04

exploring cultural production’s potential or effects But Is it Politics? goes online

03

participating in >Private Room Public Space< ACHK-DePaviljoens Almere, NL

1998 – 10

contributing to remote viewing bitstreams and data~scapes, public netbase t0, Vienna, museum moderner kunst, Antwerpen

10

taking part at the artists residency “The long march, trot, trot, ..” on art & politics at The Banff Centre For The Arts in Canada

09

No Name DC is part of the webarte exhibition, curated by Ricardo Ribenboim e Ricardo Anderaos at the XXIV Bienal de Sao Paulo

07

Omnizone, Mapping Perspectives of Digital Culture, an ongoing webproject by Plexus, Yu Yeon Kim and Stephen Pusey, goes online. We are contributing with No Name DC.

06

participating at the exhibition Offene Grenzen, an international project of the Galerie Fotohof, Salzburg, at the Künstlerwerkstatt Lothringerstraße, München

04

presentation of the book ok Ortsbezug: Konstruktion oder Prozeß? at the OK, Centrum für Gegenwartskunst Linz

01

Group exhibition
Icons – Pictures of the City
,
Galerie Fotohof, Salzburg

1997 – 10

Group exhibition Transversions, 2nd Johannesburg Biennale 97
Johannesburg, South Africa

09

the catalogue is published – print on real paper

05

participating in the project Public Space in Salzburg, lecture may 13th: Prototypen. Konditionen künstlerischer Praxis im öffentlichen Raum

01

LOT art.investigation is contributing to DataPanic, ARTHOUSE Dublin participating in the exhibition Scene of Action: Museumsquartier

01

A Space in Transition
28. January 97 to 31. March 97 at the Kunsthalle Wien

1996 – 11

the longterm project Kunst & Bau, Offenes Kulturhaus, Linz, is published in nextroom: Projekt Kunst & Bau

09

Urban Exercises is published in Camera Austria Nr. 55/96

06

Formation plus/minus
is part of the 2nd Austrian Triennal on Photography in Graz: RADICAL IMAGES

05

Lecture at the Symposion Netzwerke – Oeffentlichkeit – Kultur in Aarau, CH (Forum Schlosspark)

05

Group exhibition in GEBEN UND NEHMEN,
may 26th to june 23th at Schloss Plüschow

05

we are correspondents of the project SILIVON RALLY
by cyberian Jouke Kleerebezem at stroom

03

Juerg Meister goes online:
a new site on architecture nextroom – architektur im netz. Check it out!

02

Günther Selichar:
WHO’S AFRAID OF BLUE, RED AND GREEN?

02

Michael A.Smith: ITEA

1995 – 12

Exhibition Urban Exercises at the Forum Stadtpark Graz
Opening reception on Dec. 12th, 6 to 8 pm 6 – 7 pm: live presentation of “on condition”
Introduction by Reinhard Braun
(see some photos)

11

participation in hypermedia
(curated by Konrad Becker), Diagonale, Salzburg

11

participating in the TELEPOLIS festival, Luxemburg,
the new LOT structure and design goes online

08

Urban exercises 80 TAGE WIEN, a commission by the architecture festival 80 TAGE WIEN,Vienna, August 25th – November 12th

07

on condition by Sabine Bitter, Helmut Weber

04

on formation by Sabine Bitter, Helmut Weber

02

urban exercises is installed as a forum for artistic statements on architecture, art and theorie
first works: gymnasion,
images by Sabine Bitter, Helmut Weber;
Ort und Unort by Andrea Neuwirth @art gallery,
curated by Nan Goggin, Kathleen Chemelewski, Joseph Squier (University Urbana Champaign, Illinois)
is exhibiting the “LOTproject: Artistic Field Work”

1994 – 09

LOT in cooperation with Ulrike Davis Sulikowski goes online with the first project contributing to mobility
Participants: Heinz Reisinger, visual artist, Vienna – Heidi Paris, lector, Berlin – David Damoison, revue noire, photographer, writer, Paris – Helmut Weber, visual artist, Vienna – Black Audio Film Collective, John Akomfrah, Lina Gopaul, London – Ulrike Davis-Sulikowski, social anthropology, Vienna – Interim Office of Architecture, Bruce Tomb & John Randolph, San Francisco – Juerg Meister, architect, CAAD, Vienna- Sabine Bitter, visual artist, Vienna