Events Archive

The Ship is Coming!

Theme Night

5 May 2020 6:30 pm
With Damian Christinger
Damian Christinger presents his reading of the journeys of the “MS Basilea”.
10 Mar 2020 6:30 pm
With Hannah Baader, Armin Linke and Roger M. Buergel
The search for traces on the ocean floor, maritime ecology and the limits of international law.
3 Mar 2020 6:30 pm
With Lea Haller
A conversation about world trade companies, money flows and the nation's self-image.
11 Dec 2019 7:00 pm
With Sophie Mauch
Departing from the stories written by ships in the exhibition we'll explore the world on the water, on different kinds of floating constructions, and see what inspiration we find to tell stories of our own.
29 Oct 2019
With Vera Wolff
Lecture and discussion on material aesthetics and raw materials trade in the World Exhibitions era.
24 Sep 2019
With Moritz von Brescius
Lecture and discussion about a multifaceted material without which modernity would be unthinkable.
17 Sep 2019
With Monika Wagner
Lecture and discussion about the painting that inspired the exhibition at Johann Jacobs Museum.

Black Abstraction

Theme Night

2 Jul 2019
With Adrienne Edwards
Lecture and discussion about the color “black” and its meaning and beauty in Ellen Gallagher’s painting “Kapsalon Wonder”.
16 Apr 2019
With Roger M. Buergel
An introduction to the work of Tiffany Chung
23 Oct 2018
With Christina Wild
Flamingo feathers and ivory beads will guide this talk to investigate animals and their migrations as artistic and historical actors.
9 Oct 2018
Passion Aissa Dione by Abdoulaye Konaté
Christina Wild talks about Abdoulaye Konaté's view of African culture.