Ryoji Ikeda: micro | macro

Impressions of the exhibition

Impressions of the exhibition
Duration
2:15
Category
Exhibition
Date
20.06.2015
Description

The »Infosphere« exhibition starts with a presentation by composer and artist Ryoji Ikeda in Atrium 1 + 2 of the ZKM. His large-scale projections relating to architecture and sound worlds, are a totally immersive experience for the visitors. With »the planck universe [micro]« and »the planck universe [macro]«, the ZKM presents a series of new works, inspired by the artist’s encounters with scientists at CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research. CERN has the world’s largest particle physics research institute. Ikeda’s new synesthetic works are based on principles of particle physics and cosmology. Inspired by supersymmetry, they visualize a theory of particle physics – the different scales and dimensions of the universe.

Video Documentary:
ZKM | Institute for Visual Media

Camera: Martina Rotzal, Christina Zartmann
Editing: Martina Rotzal