: ZKM :: Artikel :: November 29th, 2010
 
 

  

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:::::: ZKM EVENTS :::

IMATRONIC :: The IMATRONIC Festival moves the acousmonium to the center of attention. The acousmonium is a unique loudspeaker orchestra from Paris; an arrangement of 80 acoustically distinct loudspeakers, which are also different in terms of sound and optics, that is tuned in a special way for the interpretation of acousmatic music ⁄⁄ more
[IMATRONIC Festival - Acousmonium. The Art of Projected Sounds | Wed-Sun, Dec. 01-05, 2010 | admission € 9/6 (concert), festival ticket € 22/14 → buy tickets online | free admission to symposia and children's concerts]

Giga-Hertz-Prize 2010 and Walter-Fink-Prize of the ZKM :: ZKM, together with the SWR broadcasting network’s EXPERIMENTALSTUDIO, will award the fourth Giga Hertz prize for electronic and acousmatic music. This prize is unique in Germany and points out the importance of electronic music, especially in Baden-Württemberg.
In 2010, the second Walter Fink prize for dance, electroacoustic music, and media will be awarded. How can the relationship of dance and contemporary music be re-defined in light of interactive media in the twenty-first century? ⁄⁄ more
[Giga-Hertz-Prize 2010 and Walter-Fink-Prize of the ZKM | Sat, Dec. 04, 2010 | further information: www.giga-hertz.de, www.fink-preis.de]

:::::: ZKM EXHIBITIONS :::

Elmgreen & Dragset. Celebrity - The One & the Many :: Consistently questioning traditional perceptional patterns in their sculptures, installations, and performances, the work of artist duo Michael Elmgreen & Ingar Dragset (*1961/*1969) has long been considered as epitomizing the most innovative attitudes in the international contemporary art scene ⁄⁄ more
[The exhibition runs until March 27th, 2011 | ZKM | Museum of Contemporary Art]

Architecture and Identity. Works from the ZKM_Collection :: Programmatically linked to the exhibition Elmgreen & Dragset. Celebrity - The One & The Many, in which two architectural large-scale sculptures are to be seen, the collection focuses attention on works thematizing architecture and its identity-creating potential ⁄⁄ more
[The exhibition runs until January 9th, 2011 | ZKM | Museum of Contemporary Art]

Conversational Art. Kurd Alsleben, Antje Eske and Friends :: The worldwide networking of the computer has led to an exchange of all kinds of messages, which, in sheer quantity, boggles the imagination. Social software services such as Facebook, Twitter, or virtual worlds such as Second Life generate new forms of interpersonal intercourse. Kurd Alsleben, Antje Eske and friends investigate the kinds of artistic possibilities that arise as result of these new forms of communication ⁄⁄ more
[The exhibition runs until January 9th, 2011, ZKM | Media Museum, Projection Room]

Herbert W. Franke – Wanderer between the Worlds :: In honor of the physicist, philosopher, pioneer of information technology and electronic aesthetics, Herbert W. Franke (born 1927 in Vienna, lives and works near Munich), the ZKM | Media Museum presents a comprehensive exhibition on the work of this »Wanderer between the Worlds«. The exhibition, which continues the ZKM series»Philosophy and Art«, sheds light on Franke’s multi-facetted and varied impact on subjects ranging from science to art ⁄⁄ more
[The exhibition runs until January 9th, 2011, ZKM | Media Museum, Projection Room]

Before the ZKM - Project 99,9% and Art in the Hall Building 1980–1994 :: The exhibition reflects the historical situation on the IWKA grounds by way of artistic positions from the period prior to its being converted into the Center for Art and Media. Approximately 120 pictures, sculptures, photographs and videos produced in the years between 1980 and 1994 in the Hall Building/ Hall Building A, and on the former factory premises are presented ⁄⁄ more
[The exhibition runs until January 23rd, 2011, ZKM | Museum of Contemporary Art]

Emil Wachter. Stillness and Movement – Watercolors on Dance :: Karlsruhe artist Emil Wachter is well-known to a broad public far beyond the region, above all, among painters, sculptors and to the creators of ecclesiastical art. Owing to their memorable features, his extensive works of stained-glass windows are especially fascinating. In 65 works in India ink and watercolors Wachter depicts with overwhelming creative energy the many-sided spectrum of motifs between stillness and movement, between figuration and abstraction ⁄⁄ more
[The exhibition runs until January 23rd, 2011, ZKM | Museum of Contemporary Art]

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, 2011 | Desktop: http://at.zkm.de | Mobile phone: http://m.at.zkm.de

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