Writing the history of the future – ZKM-Collection

ZKM- is turning 30 years

The 30th anniversary of the ZKM | Center for Art and Media in Karlsruhe is the occasion to present the most fascinating works of a collection, which is considered one of the most important media art collections in the world. With more than 500 objects, the exhibition shows for the first time the diversity of the arts in the face of changing media, including photography, graphics, painting and sculpture as well as computer-based works, film, holography, kinetic art, Op Art, sound art, visual poetry and video art.

Through its perspective spanning all genres and media, the exhibition ┬╗Writing the History of the Future┬ź opens up a new perspective on the art of the 20th and 21st centuries on more than 6,000 square meters.

Aurora Reinhard’s video Boygirl, which won the International Media Art Award in 2002 given out by ZKM is included in the exhibiton.