:::::: ZKM EVENTS :::
Experiencing, discovering, and understanding mathematics :: Lecture by Ernestina Dittrich [Department of Mathematics at the TU Karlsruhe] as part of the exhibition Mathematik zum Anfassen [this information is available only in German]
[Lecture by Ernestina Dittrich | Wed, 07/18/2007, 5pm | ZKM_Lecture hall, entrance free]
Young inventors and scientists :: Lectures and Performances in the context of the exhibition Wolfgang von Kempelen.
with projects by András Gilyén [»Mobile telephone and compass in one«],
Zoltán Rátkai [»Micro control euqipped robots«], András Sík [»What colors are suitable for mobile telephones?«] and
Szilárd Trefán [»New techniques for developing energy sources«]
[Young inventors and scientists | Thurs-Fri 2-6pm, presentations in the ZKM_Foyer | Fri 6pm, Lectures in the ZKM_Lecture Hall, entrance free]
Chess: Human-[with]-Machine :: Please note the chess tournanement scheduled for July 22nd will not take place. We apologize for any inconvenience.
:::::: ZKM EXHIBITIONS :::
Mathematik zum Anfassen :: July 11th-August 5th 2007 [ZKM | Music balcony, free admission]
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. Participating artists [among others]: Yee I-Lann [Malaysia], Wang Mai [China], Sheba Chhachhi [India], Yael Bartana [Israel], Makoto Aida [Japan], Almagul Menlibayeva [Kazachstan], Yong-seok Oh [Korea], Vong Phaophanit [Laos]. Curated by Wonil Rhee [Korea] - The exhibition runs until October 2007 ⁄⁄ www.zkm.de/thermocline
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 - The exhibition runs until October 2007 ⁄⁄ more
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. Unfortunately, the chess tournanement scheduled for July 22nd will not take place! We apologize for any inconvenience. - The exhibition runs until August 2007 ⁄⁄ more
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, Nan Goldin, Dan Graham, Terence Koh, Erik van Lieshout, Marlene McCarty, Ryan Trecartin, Jennifer West - The exhibition runs until August 19, 2007 ⁄⁄ more
[zwischen zwei toden / between two deaths | Exhibition: May 12, 2007-August 19, 2007 | Opening: May 11, 2007]
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
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