Arne Schmitt, O.T., aus der Arbeit: Basalt. Ursprung Gebrauch Überhöhung, 2018 © VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2018, Courtesy Jacky Strenz, Frankfurt a.M. / K', Bremen

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Arne Schmitt’s (*1984 in Mayen, lives in Cologne) art and photography expresses his interest in public spaces, and particularly in architectural entities and urban construction. For his first solo exhibition in a German institution, the focus will lie, among other things on a group of works dealing with the mining of basalt, the trading in it and its cultural significance.  »

21. April – 08. Juli 2018


Reinhart Koselleck (1923-2006) counts as one of the most important German historians of the 20th century. He taught at Bielefeld University from 1973 until 1988. This professor of history became known, above all, for his history of concepts and his contributions to a theory of historical time. By contrast, scarcely anyone knows about the importance of images and figurativeness for his thinking about history. »

21. April – 08. Juli 2018

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