The First Art Newspaper on the Net   Established in 1996 United States Tuesday, September 19, 2017


Ars Electronica in Berlin: 6th exhibition in DRIVE. Volkswagen Group Forum
toki- series_#03. Akinori Goto (JP). Photo: Akinori Goto.


BERLIN.- “Ars Electronica in Berlin,” an exhibition staged jointly with Volkswagen AG, opened in DRIVE. Volkswagen Group Forum in Berlin Mitte. The show’s substantive focus is on encounter. It features 14 works by artists from around the world. A wide-ranging program of workshops and events complements the exhibition. “Ars Electronica in Berlin” is the sixth show produced collaboratively by Volkswagen AG and Ars Electronica. It runs until October 26, 2017. Admission is free of charge.

Ars Electronica in Berlin – 14 artistic takes on the encounter of people and programs
Nature—first nature, as it were—has long since ceased to be our life’s sole determinant; now there’s this equally important second nature, the one that we have created ourselves. And our sojourns in this invisible and nevertheless omnipresent realm are becoming increasingly frequent and of longer and longer duration—we shop and book travel there, do our banking, partake of the news, watch films and listen to music, play and communicate with other people. And as we go about these activities, we increasingly come upon programs and machines that are doing exactly the same thing—as commissioned by a human being or some other program. So what impact does it have on our future coexistence when it becomes increasingly unclear whether, at any particular moment, we are interacting with a human being or a computer program? To what extent does this human-machine society that we have wrought influence the way that we learn, work, play, and communicate with each other—in short, how we encounter and come to terms with one another? “Ars Electronica in Berlin” presents an exemplary compilation of artistic takes on new forms of encounter, novel interrelationships and the challenges they entail. The works on exhibit are by Nelo Akamatsu (JPN), Memo Akten (TUR/UK), Exonemo (JPN), Akinoro Goto (JPN), Iris Van Herpen (NL), Cornelia Hesse-Honegger (CH), Shinseungback Kimyonghun (KOR), Christina Kubisch (D), Isaac Monté (BEL), Quadrature (D), Daniel Rozin (ISR/US), Mariano Sardón (ARG), Maja Smerkar (SLO) and Shunji Yamanaka (JPN).

The DRIVE. Volkswagen Group Forum in Berlin Mitte
DRIVE is Volkswagen Group’s communications forum in Berlin. This venue located in Lindencorso in the heart of Germany’s capital premiered in 2015 to showcase the diversity of the company’s 12 brands and Volkswagen Financial Services. DRIVE hosts changing exhibitions on vehicle makes and a wide variety of topics connected with mobility. A diverse lineup of ancillary events complements the exhibitions.






Today's News

July 23, 2017

Gifts to Britain's Queen Elizabeth II go on display at Buckingham Palace

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston opens exhibitions of works by Charles Sheeler and Alfred Stieglitz

The City of Chicago will celebrate the 50th anniversary of "Everyone's Picasso" on Daley Plaza

Pioneering paintings of eclipses and the Solar System on view this summer at the Princeton University Art Museum

Exhibition at Berlin's Kupferstichkabinett focuses on the subject of music in drawings and prints

Exhibition at Edward Cella Art & Architecture explores the psychoanalytic relationships we have with objects

Exhibition on Screen to open its fifth season with Canaletto & the Art of Venice

PIASA sale focuses on the leading masters of Scandinavian Design

New Museum to publish the latest installment in the critical anthologies in art and culture series

LA's most famous feline P-22 stars in new installation at Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

Regional Museum of Modern Art in Cartagena exhibits photographs by Ana Torralva

Extraordinary Group of 1942 experimental glass, plastic, and zinc cents appear in Heritage Auctions' ANA event

Exhibition presents a collection of works examining the archive of the artist's mind

Matteawan Gallery presents a group exhibition of paintings, drawings, and prints

Ars Electronica in Berlin: 6th exhibition in DRIVE. Volkswagen Group Forum

Salzburg Festival features opera's leading lights

Whimsical kachina dolls, beautiful saddles, Pawnee Bill items, more at Holabird's August 6 auction

New work by Olivia Erlanger to inaugurate BMW Open Work at Frieze London

It's Alive! Mechanical marvels are moving in to the Museum of Childhood

Artists ask how can we live and work together better in new group exhibition

Exhibition presents a postcolonial perspective on the collection and history of the Schwules Museum

Multimedia exhibition by seven NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellows on view at C24 Gallery

Two-person show of works by Vanesa Gingold and Mary Button Durell opens at SPACE 151

Most Popular Last Seven Days



1.- Carbon dating finds manuscript contains oldest recorded origins of the symbol 'zero'

2.- Alice Walton announces formation of Art Bridges

3.- Met Museum acquires ancient Egyptian gilded coffin

4.- French fashion tycoon and art collector Pierre Berge dies aged 86 in southern France

5.- Van der Weyden, Rubens and Van Dyck: Flemish masters on view in The Hague

6.- New exhibition at the Morgan Library & Museum explores rare luxury books of the Middle Ages

7.- Mexican archaeologists find dwelling for Aztec survivors of Spanish conquest

8.- Groundbreaking LGBTQ art show opens at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Taipei

9.- Egyptian archaeological dig unearths goldsmith's tomb, mummies

10.- Exhibition at Stadel Museum focuses on works by Henri Matisse and Pierre Bonnard



Museums, Exhibits, Artists, Milestones, Digital Art, Architecture, Photography,
Photographers, Special Photos, Special Reports, Featured Stories, Auctions, Art Fairs,
Anecdotes, Art Quiz, Education, Mythology, 3D Images, Last Week, .

 

Founder:
Ignacio Villarreal
Editor & Publisher:Jose Villarreal - Consultant: Ignacio Villarreal Jr.
Art Director: Juan José Sepúlveda Ramírez


Royalville Communications, Inc
produces:

ignaciovillarreal.org avemariasound.org juncodelavega.com facundocabral-elfinal.org
Founder's Site. The most varied versions
of this beautiful prayer.
Hommage
to a Mexican poet.
Hommage
       

The First Art Newspaper on the Net. The Best Versions Of Ave Maria Song Junco de la Vega Site Ignacio Villarreal Site
Tell a Friend
Dear User, please complete the form below in order to recommend the Artdaily newsletter to someone you know.
Please complete all fields marked *.
Sending Mail
Sending Successful