Fridericianum
Museum / Kassel, Germany

The Fridericianum was opened in 1779 as one of the world’s first public museums. Today, the Fridericianum is an internationally renowned exhibition venue for contemporary art.

Fridericianum is a central hub of contemporary art. Significant positions and artistic currents are identified, presented and debated here.

Ron Nagle (bio) Avant-Garage, 2014, © Ron Nagle, Courtesy of Gallery Pierre Marie Giraud, Photo: Don Tuttle / Rachel Rose (main) Sitting Feeding Sleeping, 2013, Still (detail), © Rachel Rose, Courtesy of the artist, Pilar Corrias Gallery, London und / and Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York / Rome
Fridericianum
Museum / Kassel, Germany

The Fridericianum was opened in 1779 as one of the world’s first public museums. Today, the Fridericianum is an internationally renowned exhibition venue for contemporary art.

Fridericianum is a central hub of contemporary art. Significant positions and artistic currents are identified, presented and debated here.

Ron Nagle (bio) Avant-Garage, 2014, © Ron Nagle, Courtesy of Gallery Pierre Marie Giraud, Photo: Don Tuttle / Rachel Rose (main) Sitting Feeding Sleeping, 2013, Still (detail), © Rachel Rose, Courtesy of the artist, Pilar Corrias Gallery, London und / and Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York / Rome
  • Dorothy Sing Zhang: Like Someone Alive
    Publication
    Art Paper Editions / APE
    International
    Dorothy Sing Zhang unveils a compelling portrayal of humanity’s vulnerable state during sleep. The scene is set in the bedrooms of others. One is asked to be asleep, a squeeze cable release is placed under the pillow. The chance of one’s unconscious body rolling over and triggering the camera results in an exposure. Like Someone Alive expands these boundaries by withdrawing the traditional relationships between the photographer, the object and the camera. (more…)