Addie Wagenknecht - Liminal Laws

In her works, the American artist examines the cultural connections between technology and social interaction.

Addie Wagenknecht - Liminal Laws

15.09.2016 - 06.11.2016 more...

Addie Wagenknecht, Liberator Gun Vases, 2016, 3D-prints, Photo: Gina Folly.

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.
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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.
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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.
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Thursday, October 20 2016, 12:00-13:00
Lunch Beat comes to Basel. Dancing at lunchtime - your most important business lunch. more...



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