: ZKM :: Artikel :: July 16th, 2012


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No timeout for art! In anticipation of the summer holidays in Baden-Württemberg, the ZKM | Museums exceptionally open on Monday, July 23rd and Tuesday, July 24th, 2012. Guided group tours can be booked immediately. ⁄⁄ more

:::::: EVENTS :::

Series of Lecture :: Aesthetics of the Materiality ::
The series of lectures "Aesthetic of Materiality" of the Karlsruhe University of Arts and Design focusses on the natural-artificial environment of the individual from different perspectives. Thomas Macho (HU Berlin) will hold the lecture "Elfenbein" on July 18th (in German language). ⁄⁄ more
[Wed July 18th, 2012, 6.15 p.m. | ZKM_Lecture Hall]

Closing Event of the Series of Lecture :: Profi-Bürger ::
Since summer term 2010 the extracurricular studies "Der professionalisierte Bürger" of the Karlsruhe University of Arts and Design has been offering lectures for all citizens concerning general education and reappropriation of civil competences. At the closing event Peter Sloterdijk, Wolfgang Ulrich, Bazon Brock and Markus Gatzen will hold lectures (in German language). ⁄⁄ more
[Thurs July 19th, 2012, 6 p.m. | ZKM_Foyer]

Guided Tours with Curators and Film Screening :: the name is BURROUGHS − Expanded Media ::
This particular day places special emphasis on the artist William S. Burroughs: the two curators Axel Heil and Udo Breger will guide visitors through the exhibition "the name is BURROUGHS − Expanded Media". This will be followed by a talk held by ZKM-chairman Peter Weibel on those of William S. Burrough's artistic achievements, which were to finally culminate in his receiving of the Siemens Media Art Award 1993. Director Alan Govenar will be giving an introduction to his film "Beat Hotel" that will be subsequently screened. The film evokes a portrait of Ginsberg, Burroughs, Corso and the eccentricities of the Parisien "Beat Hotel".⁄⁄ more
[Fri July 20th, 2012, 4 p.m. guided tour (meeting point: Infopoint), 6 p.m. film screening | ZKM_Lecture Hall]

Reinhold Weber :: Anti-Music ::
In honor of Reinhold Webers 85th birthday on July 18, 2012, the ZKM | Institute for Music and Acoustics (IMA) organizes a jubilee concert. The presented electronic works compromise a period of creativity spanning approximately 25 years. The IMA has restored the historical audio-tapes and prepared digital versions for the concert. In the intervals between each of the pieces the artist will talk about his work.⁄⁄ more
[Fri July 20th, 2012, 8 p.m. | ZKM_Cube]

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Highlights at ZKM in Spring/Summer 2012 ::
KAMUNA :: 14th Karlsruher Museumsnacht ⁄⁄ more [Sat August 04th, 2012]

Ryoji Ikeda: superposition :: Performance Preview ⁄⁄ more [Sun August 05th, 2012]
FINAL CUT − the name is BURROUGHS :: Program for the finissage ⁄⁄ more [Fri−Sun August 10th−12th, 2012]

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