Art Genres: Media Art, Painting and Photography in Germany

Media Art in Germany

Montage: Media Art; Legible City, 1988 – 1991 (view of the installation), Copyright: Shaw, Jeffrey; ZKM Medienmuseum
A ramble through the history and future of media art, major artists and their work, schools, awards, festivals


Painting  - Copyright:
How does an artist go about painting? How does the pictorial and visual significance of painting unfold?


Photography - Copyright:
Which is the Original? The Renaissance of Traditional Subjects, Photographer Generations, Design and Photography


El Lissitzky (1890–1941), Proun Room for the Great Berlin Art Exhibition, 1923/1965. Reconstruction at Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum Eindhoven 1965. Painted wood, glass, 310 x 365 x 365 cm. Berlinische Galerie | Courtesy of Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum Eindhoven | © VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2010
Definition, art historical pioneers and contemporary artistic positions in painting, drawing, sculpture and performance
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    Artists in Residence

    The “Artists Town Kalbe” continually awards residence fellowships for artists and art students from various disciplines. The length of stay can be freely chosen (two weeks to three months).


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