High Performance. The JULIA STOSCHEK COLLECTION as guest at the ZKM. Time-based Media Art since 1996
16 Mar - 22 Jun 2014
Opening: Sat, March 15, 2014, 6 p.m.
With over 50 key works of time based media art the renowned, in Düsseldorf based since 1996, JULIA STOSCHEK COLLECTION is scheduled to be on show at the ZKM. With large-format video works and films, as well as multichannel spatial installations, the exhibition demonstrates that as an artistic medium, video art, which first began fifty years ago, has lost nothing of its force.
Across 3500 square meters on the entire ground floor of the ZKM | Media Museum, the exhibition offers in-depth insight into the most recent developmental history of the JULIA STOSCHEK COLLECTION since 1996. In addition, a comprehensive compilation documents the most im-portant performances to have been on show at the Düsseldorf collec-tion building.
The exhibition will present above all most recent developments in video art on the subjects of "body and soul", "public space", "environment" as well as "virtual reality" including, among others, works by Doug Aitken, Francis Alÿs, Ed Atkins, Trisha Baga, John Bock, Monica Bonvicini, Robert Boyd, Matthew Buckingham, Paul Chan, Keren Cytter, Simon Denny, Cyprien Gaillard, Christian Jankowski, Jesper Just, Mike Kelley, Klara Lidén, Helen Marten, Tony Oursler, Mika Rottenberg, Mathilde ter Heijne, Ryan Trecartin, Clemens von Wedemeyer, Andro Wekua, Aaron Young, Tobias Zielony.
Curators: Bernhard Serexhe und Julia Stoschek