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Anniversary 2021 – Celebrate with us 10 years of HeK!
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Anniversary 2021 – Celebrate with us 10 years of HeK!

27.05.2021 - 31.12.2021

2021 is a very special year for HeK! Celebrate with us 10 years of HeK online and and on-site.

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Net Encounters – Ceylan Öztrük, Document3 (Transmission Tower)
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Net Encounters – Ceylan Öztrük, Document3 (Transmission Tower)

01.06.2021 - 30.06.2021

For the series Net Encounters artist Ceylan Öztrük has developed a work that invites everyone to contribute to a Google Drive Document collaboratively written by the audience and the artist. The audience is encouraged to either simply follow the development of the text online or edit it and add new paragraphs to the story.

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HeK Net Works – Ed Fornieles, Associations 12#
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HeK Net Works – Ed Fornieles, Associations 12#

08.06.2021 - 06.07.2021

Every month, HeK shows a net-based project created especially for our digital series HeK Net Works. The series began during the lockdown period at a weekly pace, and now goes on with a monthly contribution. This month we would like to introduce you to Ed Fornieles’ project.

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Swiss Media Art: Studer/van den Berg, Maria Guta, Simone C Niquille - Pax Art Awards 2020
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Swiss Media Art: Studer/van den Berg, Maria Guta, Simone C Niquille - Pax Art Awards 2020

09.06.2021 - 15.08.2021

The exhibition presents works by the winners of the Pax Art Awards 2020: Studer/van den Berg, Maria Guta and Simone C Niquille. Shown are works, presented to the public for the first time.

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Jubiläum – 10 Jahre HeK

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Save connections: VPN

WAC Cpl. Alma Bradley operates the switchboard at the residence of President Harry S. Truman during the Potsdam Conference in Germany, 1945. National Archives and Records Administration, via Wikimedia Commons.

With VPN, you can connect to the company server from your home office, or bypass geoblocking and censorship. But how does it work exactly, and what do you need? An introduction into connecting to different networks with Hendrik Höcke.

Thu, 24.06.2021, 19:00 - 21:00

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Swiss Media Art: Studer/van den Berg, Maria Guta, Simone C Niquille - Pax Art Awards 2020

Studer/van den Berg, Palace for an Entity of Unknown Status (Detail), Rendering, 2021. © Studer/van den Berg
The exhibition presents works by the winners of the Pax Art Awards 2020: Studer/van den Berg, Maria Guta and Simone C Niquille. Shown are works, presented to the public for the first time.
09.06.2021 15.08.2021
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New addition to the collection

Four Transitions (2020) is the name of the new work by Swiss artist Jürg Lehni that has found its way into the HeK's collection through a donation from the Christoph Merian Foundation.#mediaculture

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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.

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