Viviane Sassen: Yellow Vlei © Viviane Sassen

Bauhaus and Photography—On New Visions in Contemporary Art 


The Staatliche Bauhaus not only played a key role in the history of twentieth-century design and art, but also in photography. From December 7, 2018 through March 10, 2019, the exhibition “Bauhaus and Photography—On New Visions in Contemporary Art” at the NRW-Forum Düsseldorf brings together photographs by proponents of this “new vision” with works by contemporary artists.

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From Nam June Paik to Hiroshi Ishiguro
29/3 – 5/5/2019

In the 1960s, Nam June Paik built the first non-human action artist in history. In 2018, the Japanese roboticist Hiroshi Ishiguro had his android, Alter 3, conduct an opera and Pinar Yoldas' Kitty AI ruled the world. The exhibition shows how artists negotiate the boundaries between human and machine, between living, artificial, and inanimate bodies.

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Scary Beauty / Keiichiro Shibuya / Foto: Kenshu Shintsubo


Live and work, celebrate and drink, love and laugh 42 hours non-stop with robots: don't miss the META Marathon from 15 to 17 March 2019! . #mm19 #nrwforum #robots #digitalart #digitalculture #digitalfestival #artificialintelligence @nadjalien @grenzfurthner @tanzhausnrw @selamxstudio, 25. January 2019, ♥ 119
Sophia © Hanson Robotics Limited


March 15 - March 17, 2019

42 hours non-stop living and working with robots, coexisting and cooperating, celebrating and drinking, loving and laughing: The META Marathon 2019 is dedicated to the topic of robotics and transforms the NRW-Forum into a real laboratory for a whole weekend.

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