: ZKM :: Artikel :: December 7th, 2009
 
 

  

:::::: ZKM OPENING HOURS :::

Museums: Mon, Tue closed | Wed - Fri 10am-6pm, Sat - Sun 11am-6pm
Media Library, Library: Mon closed | Tue - Sun 11am-7pm
Shop: Mon, Tue closed | Wed - Sun 11am-6pm

:::::: ZKM EXHIBITIONS :::

just what is it... :: The large scale anniversary exhibition just what is it... will celebrate ten-years of the Museum of Contemporary Art in the bays 1 and 2 of the Hallenbau (industrial building). On 4 December 1999, the Museum of Contemporary Art opened at the ZKM | Center for Art and Media in Karlsruhe with the goal of presenting key private collections from the German federal state of Baden-Württemberg. In celebration of its ten-year existence, the Museum of Contemporary Art will become a »Temporary Museum of the Modern Era.« One hundred years of art from the beginning of the twentieth century to the first decade of the twenty-first, will be documented on the basis of first-class, privately owned seminal works in Baden-Württemberg ⁄⁄ more
[just what is it... | 05 Dec. 2009-11 April 2010]

Free Choice? The Art Life's Power of Form :: Due to the overlapping of two events—ninety years of women's suffrage and Marianne Weber's speech in the Karlsruhe Ständehaus ninety years ago—the exhibition and the extensive program: Free Choice? The Art Life's Power of Form (borrowing from Marianne Weber's essay "Die Formkräfte des Geschlechtslebens") will focus on women's positions in society from a cultural perspective. Free Choice? has invited women artists who have a close connection to Karlsruhe, to present their works and/or, mainly, to elect another person with whom a collaboration can/should develop - The exhibition runs until January 10th, 2010 ⁄⁄ www.formkraefte.de

IMAGINING MEDIA@ZKM :: For its twentieth anniversary, the ZKM | Center for Media and Art Karlsruhe will present, its best artistic productions in a lavishly planned review beginning on 10 October 2009. In its research institutes, more than 500 visiting artists from around the world have produced a great number of highly regarded works, which following their presentation in Karlsruhe, have been honored worldwide in biennales, festivals, and exhibitions thereby decisively contributing to shaping the face of media art for two decades. The show aims at no less than reconstructing the international development of media art based on the best productions from the ZKM. Works in the Exhibition: 66movingimages, Algorithmic Echolocation, Bubbles, CHROMA LUX, Disappearance, reconFIGURING the CAVE, The Tree of Knowledge, Miss World, StickiesWorld 2.0, SusiCarts, YOUbiläums Browser I and YOUbiläums Browser II, and many more - The exhibition runs until December 31st, 2010 ⁄⁄ Desktop: http://at.zkm.de | Cell phone: http://m.at.zkm.de

Experiments in Art and Technology. research@zkm :: In conjunction with its twenty-year anniversary, ZKM will open its archives. More than 1,500 videos, around 13,650 works of electroacoustic music and a selection of more than 1,000 documents can be comfortably called up and studied at viewing and listening sites and via innovative interfaces. With the archive exhibition Experiments in Art and Technology ZKM displays a central piece of media art history ⁄⁄ more

<SA/JO>: MicroSonical Shining Biospheres No. 1 (2009) :: Media artists <SA/JO> (f.k.a. <sabine schäfer ⁄⁄ joachim krebs>) present their most recent "walk-in spatial-sound colored light body" for micro-acoustic animal sounds and three-dimensional LED-colored light. In creating this sound-light environment, they were inspired by the latest breakthroughs in neuro-scientific aesthetics and bionics, among other things - The exhibition runs until January 10th, 2010 ⁄⁄ more

:::::: ZKM EXTERNAL EXHIBITION :::

Native Land. Stop Eject :: While the world has reached a critical moment in its history, where the environment conditions what humans do and what they will become, the exhibition Native Land. Stop Eject proposes a reflection on the notions of being rooted and uprooted, as well as related questions of identity. An exhibition created by Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, presented by Fondation Cartier and ZKM at the Kunsthal Charlottenborg during the COP 15 Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen ⁄⁄ more
[Native Land. Stop Eject | Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen | December 05th, 2009–February 21st, 2010 | Opening: Fri, December 04th, 2009]

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