Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, 1984x1984 (screenshot), 2015
Late Shift presented by NIFFF

Experience the future of cinema with Late Shift, an interactive screening that lets you control the hero’s actions through your smartphone.

Late Shift presented by NIFFF

Tue, 06.09.2016 more...

Addie Wagenknecht - Liminal Laws

The first solo exhibition by the American artist in Switzerland gatheres new works that deal with the permeability of borders and laws. more..

Duration: 15.09.-13.11.2016
Opening: 14.09.2016, 19:00


HeK (House of Electronic Arts Basel) is the swiss national competence centre that deals with art forms that address and reflect upon new media and technologies. With its focus on interdisciplinary practices, it enables insights for a broad public into art productions of various genres between art, media, and technology.more...


A primary focus for HeK is to present art that addresses media technologies. As an interdisciplinary institution, HeK works at the interface of diverse art forms. The several exhibitions realized each year focus on current social issues or introduce outstanding artistic positions.
Current exhibitions


With its diverse program of festival formats, performances, concerts and film screenings HeK is devoted to all art forms that address and reflect upon new media and technologies. Particular attention is paid to the latest trends in electronic music rooted in club culture as well as to its offshoots in art and theory.
Current events



The education program at HeK offers a range of activities designed to promote self-determined and independent participation in the media and media technologies. It draws on artistic and pop-cultural practices—DIY, hacking, appropriation, sampling and customization.
Current educational offers

O[slo] N[ight] 2016

Saturday, September 17 2016, 14:00-04:00
For the 5th time the Oslo Night will be taking place as a cultural parcours on the Dreispitz area. more...

O[slo] N[ight] Trailer



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RT @FuturICT: Preabsence, digitales Überleben - Kunst-Happening mit @DirkHelbing heute 18:30 Freilager-Platz 9, Münchenstein-Basel https://…