Under the title Turning Points, the Kunsthalle Gießen presents selected works from the Collection von Kelterborn, whose focus lies in politically charged and socially critical works by internationally renowned artists. Against the background of digitalisation and globalisation, the works shown reflect our present day as it is marked by numerous upheavals. In this regard there is a strong focus is on video art. As part of a cooperation with www.blinkvideo.art, the exhibition at the Kunsthalle will extend into the virtual space.
Artists: Stuart Bird, Ismaël Joffroy Chandoutis, Teboho Edkins, Claire Fontaine, Jochen Gerz, Gary Hill, Maria José Arjona, Barbara Klemm, Jarosław Kozłowski, Clemens Krauss, Bjørn Melhus, Henrike Naumann, Marcel Odenbach, Emilie Pitoiset, Igor Simić, Slavs and Tatars, Hito Steyerl, Mariana Vassileva, Hu Weiyi
Welcome speech for „Turning Points. Works of the Collection von Kelterborn“ of Dietlind Grabe-Bolz, Mayor of the City of Giessen. We warmly invite you to our new ex exhibition ‚Turning Points. Works from the Collection von Kelterborn‘
Digital Talk between private collector Mario von Kelterborn and Dr. Nadia Ismail, director Kunsthalle Giessen on the occasion of the new exhibition ‚Turning Points. Works from the collection von Kelterborn.
Friday, August 14th 2020: 12–6 pm
Due to the current situation no opening reception will take place.