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open light in private spaces was the title of the world’s first Biennale for International Light Art that took place from March 28 to Mai 27 in the context of the European Capital of Culture RUHR.2010.
60 inhabitants of the towns and communities of Bergkamen, Bönen, Fröndenberg/Ruhr, Hamm, Lünen and Unna opend their private rooms to
the works of internationally renowned artists such as Monica Bonvicini, Angela Bulloch, Olafur Eliasson, Spencer Finch, Sylvie Fleury, Olaf and Carsten Nicolai, Maix Maier, Pedro Cabrita Reis, James Turrell and Haegue Yang.

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Markus Richter – Curator of the 2: Biennale for International Light Art

Out of numerous applications the Biennale board has concordantly chosen Markus Richter to become curator and artistic director of the 2. Biennale for International Light Art. His concept space light architecture provides an intriguing point of departure for the 2nd Biennale, combining tailor-made contemporary works with a comprehensive retrospective of light art from the 1920ties up to now. more


Katalog Umschlag neu!

Catalogue of 1. Biennale

Only a few copies of the Biennale catalogue are left. Order now! more


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THIRD BREATH BY
JAMES TURRELL IN UNNA

The work Third Breath (2005) by James Turell, specially created for the Zentrum, can be seen in Unna since 2009.
(Foto: Henry Brock) more


 
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