Exhibition Zentrum | 13.09.2013 EXTENDED TIL 26.01.2014

Pia Pollmanns: was bleibt

Organised by Arbeitskreis Bremer Archive
Archives are places which preserve and give access to information and knowledge; reflections of our cultural memory. On the threshold of the digital age, Pia Pollmanns documents the state of archives today. The portrait of the Bremen archives originated in 19 institutions and includes 68 photographs. It is a visual plea for the maintenance and use of these archives.[more...]
Exhibition Zentrum | 15.06.2013 - 06.10.2013

Comics in Artists' Books

In the frame of KABOOM! Comics in Art
In the frame of the big summer exhibition "Kaboom! Comics in Art" the Research Centre for Artists' Publication presents works from its own large collections - artists' books, but also other publications: artists' newspapers, magazines, records and multiples. A choice of circa 100 works shows, how visual artists refer to the aesthetics and narrative structures of comics, to their heroes and characters. They choose a form which corresponds to the popular comic medium: the multiplied, published artwork.[more...]
Exhibition Zentrum | 09.02.2013 - 12.05.2013

Tape-salad - Record, Rewind, Play, Stop

Audio-cassettes in Contemporary Art
Since the 1970s, the audio cassette recorder has offered visual artists new and uncomplicated possibilities for recording and diffusing sound works, noise experiments, interviews and tone documents. Freed from complex studio technology or the requirement for a minimum number of copies, they could implement their own acoustic projects and copy, diffuse and exchange them as they saw fit. [more...]