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Obituaries

We would like to pay our last respects here to ZKM's companions and artists who left us far too early, and look back on their work.

Artikel der Rubrik

2020-11-13
From painter to pioneer of electronic Intermedia Art – the ZKM mourns the death of the innovative avant-garde filmmaker and artist-activist Aldo Tambellini.
2019-05-21
The ZKM mourns one of the most important representatives of the Italian post-war avant-garde. Balestrini's visual poetic oeuvre has also been displayed at the ZKM.
2019-03-28
Gerry O’Grady has passed away peacefully the morning of March 26, 2019. With him an epoch goes by, which he has stamped his signature. BY PETER WEIBELO...
2019-01-25
Jonas Mekas was considered one of the most influential protagonists of experimental film since the 1960s. The ZKM and Peter Weibel commemorate the »godfa...
2018-07-27
The ZKM mourns the death of art collector Friedrich Erwin Rentschler, who supported the exhibition work of the former ZKM | Collector Museum with his coll...
2018-06-22
Together with Helmut G. Schütz and Peter Zec, Onno Onnen was involved in the »Concept '88«, which was the basis for drawing up the statutes of the ZKM....