Museum temporarily closed

Mon, 16.03.2020, 11:20
According to the government of the Canton of Baselland, the HeK will remain closed from 15 March 2020 until 30 April 2020 for the time being due to the current development of the coronavirus. We will keep you informed at www.hek.ch and via newsletter as soon as it is known when the museum will reopen.


Schweizer Medienkunst: knowbotiq, Alan Bogana, Félicien Goguey – POSTPONED!

26.03.2020 10.05.2020
The exhibition Swiss Media Art: knowbotiq, Alan Bogana, Félicien Goguey presents works by the winners of the Pax Art Awards 2019 comprised in three parallel solo shows at HeK. The three Swiss artists explore themes as diverse as they are relevant to our understanding of current dynamics in the evolution of technology and their impact on society.


Online Exhibition: We=Link: Ten Easy Pieces, Et cetera

31.03.2020 30.04.2020
The HeK is co-organiser of the online exhibition "We=Link: Ten Easy Pieces, Et cetera", which can be seen from 30.03.2020. The Chronus Art Center in Shanghai initiated this project together with 10 international institutions to address the current corona crisis and its effects.

event/Action art

Search for digital Easter eggs

Sun, 12.04.2020, 00:00
Discover secret functions of software on the Internet, in the operating system, and on your mobile phone. Have fun - and happy Easter!



Sat, 25.04.2020, 11:00 - 16:00
Design the digital world yourself! The programming club for young people between 9 and 14 years comes to your home!

event/Audio video walk


07.05.2020 24.05.2020
FREIZONE DREISPITZ is an audio video walk with live interventions. Oscillating between reality and fiction, this play leads the audience equipped with headphones and tablet across the Dreispitz area. A listening experience that opens the eyes.



Wed, 27.05.2020, 19:00
Emo­tions could be described as the core of human experience. The international group exhibition REAL FEELINGS explores the rapidly changing relationship between technology and emotions.


Opening: Shaping the Invisible World

Wed, 02.09.2020, 19:00
Curator Boris Magrini will welcome the public at 8 pm and give an introduction into the exhibition and individual works. This will be followed by an aperitif to which all visitors are cordially invited and the public will have the opportunity to visit the exhibition.


Opening: Regionale 21

Sat, 28.11.2020, 20:00
At 8 pm we celebrate the opening of the exhibition at HeK, which is part of the Regionale 21.