NEW NOW Festival for Digital Arts


The NEW NOW Festival for Digital Arts will take place from June 1 till August 6. Entitled Hypernatural Forces, the exhibition in the Mixing Plant and the accompanying events will focus on the powerful interactions between nature and digitality.

Developed especially for the exhibition, all the artworks in the Mixing Plant are world premieres. As part of the NEW NOW residency, seven artists were invited to develop projects for Hypernatural Forces. Over a period of seven months, they intensively researched, investigated and engaged with the locale and history of the Zollverein UNESCO World Heritage Site and the architecture of the Mixing Plant. In addition to the resident artists, other artists have also been invited to show new works. The festival is directed by Jasmin Grimm.

Hypernatural Forces: June 2–June 8, 2013

Exhibition with world premieres by AATB, Daniel Franke, Eva Papamargariti, Haha Wang, Jana Kerima Stolzer and Lex Rütten, Pinar Yoldaş, Sabrina Ratté, as well as Ali Phi and Cinzia Campolese. Opening on June 1 at 8:30pm.

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