The Long Night of Light
Sat, April 22, 2006 – Sun, April 23, 2006, Festival


For children and young adults

7–7:30 p.m.
ZKM_Media Theater
»Der Fischer und seine Frau«
Quirky puppet theater with two actors and a musician

7:30–10 p.m.
MNK_Museum Studio
Photo laboratory
Photography experiments with sensitive paper and light tubes

7:30–10 p.m.
MNK_Large Room
Design with fluorescent colours. A space to experience “black light”

7:30–9:30 p.m.
HfG, Atriums 3 + 4
Designing light objects

7:30–9:30 p.m.
ZKM | Museum of Contemporary Art
In the exhibition
»Light Art from Artificial Light«
Museum rally

8–9 p.m.
Children’s goal kicking game
Shoot light balls at glowing targets to win!

10 p.m.
Finale: light wave in front of ZKM
Children, young adults (and adults) are invited to form a light wave in front of the ZKM with illuminated objects or flashlights
For adults

7:30 p.m.–midnight
ZKM | Museum of Contemporary Art
Atriums 1 + 2
Light Art from Artificial Light
Guided tours of the exhibition every half hour

7:30 p.m.–midnight
HfG, Atriums 3 + 4
Light through stories
Cornelius Rentsch is a goldsmith and storyteller. He produces little magical gifts for the guests with his exciting instruments.
While doing so, he tells his stories about “light” and the world.

7:30 p.m.–1 a.m.
Light and sound installations by Christian Ziegler and Ludger Brümmer

8:30 p.m.–midnight
ZKM_Lecture hall
Film screening
Der künstliche Wille (The artificial will)
Media opera by Peter Weibel, 1984
Licht-Bilder (Light—images)
Cycle by Karlheinz Stockhausen, 2004

10 p.m.–1 a.m.
ZKM_Media Theater
Disco lights and sounds from the 1970s and 80s with DJ Volker

11 p.m.–12:30 a.m.
Concert with action painting and computer-aided live music in a made-up language

from 7 p.m.
HfG, Atrium 3
Lounge, cocktail bar, music and food
Organization / Institution