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MAPS 2020: a conference and an exhibition on preservation of media art

The Ludwig Museum – Museum of Contemporary Art celebrates its "Media Art Preservation" project this year with a two-day MAPS 2020 conference and a related exhibition, continuing the work started in 2015 to discuss the issues of conservation and preservation of media art, that has involved international conservators, art historians and experts.... READ MORE...

“Dark Matter”: the use of black

The exhibition "Dark Matter" brings together individual works from a variety of contemporary artists, ranging from photography, collage, and painting to sculpture, all of which make use of the color black and its diverse contexts of meaning to convey many-faceted connotations.... READ MORE...

Michael Portnoy Progressive Touch

Vleeshal is about to present Michael Portnoy’s new multi-channel video installation, "Progressive Touch: Series 1" (2019). The goal of this work, as the artist puts it, is to “improve” the rhythm of togetherness.... READ MORE...

Yuge Zhou’s “Chorus of Idle Footsteps”

In her first solo exhibition with Site:Brooklyn, artist Yuge Zhou repositions her intricate body of work with a series of video installations collaged from everyday observations that explore the confluence of individual needs and mass behavior.... READ MORE...

Deep in the Forking Tanks

"Deep in the Forking Tanks", the new video that provides the title for this exhibition, has artist Heecheon Kim meeting with divers and venturing down deep into the water. For training, he used a flotation tank, also known as a “sensory deprivation tank,” that literally enables to cut off senses.... READ MORE...