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Visiting Information Ascension Day [Thurs, 05/17/2007] :: ZKM | Media Museum and Museum Shop 10am-6pm ⁄⁄ Library, Medialounge 11am-6pm.
ZKM | Museum of Contemporary Art :: Museum closed for reconstruction work from 05/14/ to 06/13/2007.
museums and the internet - MAI Symposium 2007 :: The MAI symposium focuses thematically on new and innovative developments in the area of Internet-based museum presentations and services. A further focus is on the presentation of current information and reports about museum Internet projects, both nationally and internationally. Further information, detailed program, and tips for registration:
[museums and the internet | Thur-Fri May 11-12, 2007 | ZKM_Cube, begin 9am | registration required]
Exhibition opening: zwischen zwei toden / between two deaths :: From May 12 to August 19, 2007 ZKM | Karlsruhe will present an exhitibion curated by Ellen Blumenstein and Felix Ensslin. It will show a critical artistic reflection on the political, social, and cultural trend toward melancholic retrospection. Participating artists [among others]: Rita Ackermann, Sue de Beer, Harry Dodge und Stanya Kahn, Brock Enright, Barnaby Furnas, Luis Gispert und Jeffrey Reed, Nan Goldin, Dan Graham, Terence Koh, Erik van Lieshout, Marlene McCarty, John Miller, Chloe Piene, Adam Putnam, Stephen G. Rhodes, Kirstine Roepstorff, Aïda Ruilova, Florian Slotawa, Javier Téllez, Mark Titchner, Ryan Trecartin, Jennifer West, Charlie White
[zwischen zwei toden / between two deaths | Exhibition: May 12, 2007-August 19, 2007 | Opening: May 11, 2007]
between two deaths: the festival :: »between two deaths: the festival« takes a new path for art mediation. The dense program of performances, concerts, film- and videoscreenings, presentations, and discussions creates a space of diverse aesthetic experiences, which reveals the artistic positions in the exhibition as the hub of multilayered contexts. Performances, film- and videoscreenings, lectures and concerts with Von Spar, Pluramon feat. Julee Cruise, Burning Star Core, Hecker & Haswell, Thomas Brinkmann, Carbonid Solo and DJ Strobocop [among others] ⁄⁄ more
[between two deaths: the festival | Fri-Sat, May 11-May 12, 2007 | Tickets: T. +49-721-8100-1200, infothekezkm.de]
Opening: June 14th: Thermocline of Art - New Asian Waves :: The exhibition presents the first comprehensive view of contemporary Asian art production, with more than 100 artists from ca. twenty Asian countries—from Japan to Korea to China, from Southeast Asia to central Asia ⁄⁄ more
Opening: June 14th: Clio. A short history of art in Euramerica after 1945 :: On the ground floor and the first floor at ZKM | Museum of Contemporary Art, there will be an overview of the contemporary art revolution in Asia. On the second floor of the ZKM | Museum of Contemporary Art, a selection of works from the ZKM_Collection and the founding collectors of ZKM ⁄⁄ more
Opening: June 22nd: Wolfgang von Kempelen.
Mensch-[in der]-Maschine :: Taking the chess automaton, an amazing work with great significance in technical history as well as an incubator of utopian ideas, the joint exhibition expands the image of Kempelen, the scientist, engineer, artist, actor, state official, and private person, by exploring the mechanical inventions of his epoch ⁄⁄ more
rosalie: Helios :: The artist and set designer rosalie presents a hanging light garden in a new context at the ZKM_Subraum. Sounds from Ludger Brümmer and Chandrasekhar Ramakrishnan expand the visuals on an acoustic level ⁄⁄ more
Mischa Kuball. ReMix/Broca II (Letters/Numbers) :: The multimedia installation ReMix/Broca II (Letters/Numbers) will open the international exhibition tour of the work of Mischa Kuball (*1959), a light and media artist from Düsseldorf, Germany, at the ZKM | Museum of Contemporary Art. Kuball has worked conceptually with light for more than twenty years, and in a unique way has linked light, which is otherwise largely considered an aesthetic medium, with social and political statements The exhibition runs until May 13th, 2007 ⁄⁄ more
My Gene, It has Five Corners... :: Parallel to the exhibition by Mischa Kuball, ReMix/Broca II (Letters/Numbers), various works will be shown by artists Gerard Caris, Wolfgang Herbold, Andreas Horlitz, Karsten K. Panzer PerZan, and Hermann Roth, which illuminate the areas of art and science from various artistic perspectives The exhibition runs until May 13th, 2007 ⁄⁄ more
The Algorithmic Revoluion and World of Games: reloaded :: Over the
past 50 years, algorithmic decision-making processes have come very much to the fore as a result of the universal use of computers in all fields of cultural literacy - from architecture to music, from literature to the fine arts, and from transport to management. The exhibition draws on the ZKM_Collection and selected loans in presenting an historical outline of this radical change in the fine arts, music, design, and architecture - The exhibition runs until August 2007 ⁄⁄ more