Information about current exhibitions/projects/scholarships/awards of the artists of the EPO collection:
Rolf Lieberknecht and curator Kristine Schönert talk about the successful reconstruction of "Kinetic Light Refractions" (commissioned in 1979/ again signed in 2019) in this video.
A work on loan from the EPO's art collection was featured in an exhibition at the Center for Art and Media (ZKM) in Karlsruhe, Germany from 9 February to 26 March 2019. The exhibition - a large retrospective of the German artist Dieter Jung - presented Jung's holokinetic mobile from the Office's collection prominently in the foyer of the ZKM.
Results of open public art competition in two steps available, European Patent Office Berlin, canteen: the winner is..... Roland Fuhrmann.
Tomás Saraceno and Jeppe Hein are represented at the central International Art Exhibition at the 58th Biennale in Venice (11 May to 24 November 2019). Entitled "May You Live In Interesting Times", the exhibition is curated by Ralph Rugoff.
Martin Parr: "Only Human" (7 March to 27 May 2019), National Portrait Gallery, St. Martin's Pl, Charing Cross, London, GB
Liam Gillick: Permanent installation "Folded Extracted Personified" in the park of the Museum of Islamic Art, MIA Park, Doha, QA
Jeppe Hein: "Intervention Impact" (3 April to 15 June 2019), Art Connexion, 9 Rue du Cirque, Lille, FR
Brigitte Kowanz: "Lichtparcours", (22 May 2019 to 2 June 2019), Kunstverein Braunschweig, Lessingpl. 12, Braunschweig, DE
Wolfgang Tillmans et al.: "Hyper! - A journey into art and music" (1 March to 4 August 2019), Deichtorhallen, Deichtorstraße 1, Hamburg, DE
Tom Burr: "MATRIX 182" (6 June to 8 September 2019), Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, 600 Main St, Hartford, CT, US
Jorinde Voigt: "Prototypes and Multiples" (27 April to 27 July 2019), Klosterfelde Edition, Potsdamer Straße 97, Berlin, DE
Carsten Höller: "Sunday" (29 March to 30 June 2019), Museo Tamayo Arte Contemporáneo, Av. Paseo de la Reforma 51, Bosque de Chapultepec, Ciudad de México, MX
Gerwald Rockenschaub: "Sound on the 4th Floor" (7 July 2019 to 2 February 2020), Daimler Contemporary, Alte Potsdamer Str. 5, Berlin, DE
Alicja Kwade: "ParaPivot", (16 April to 27 October 2019), the Roof Garden Commission at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 5th Ave, New York, US
Wolfgang Tillmans has been named as the most influential person in the art world in 2018 by 'Monopol' art magazine
Alicja Kwade is the winner of the "B.Z." cultural prize 2019
Ann Edholm has been awarded the Bildkonstnärsfondens Stora Stipendium 2018 (the Swedish Arts Grants Committee's Grand Award 2018)
Heimo Zobernig: Räume für Kunst (16 September 2018 to the end of 2019), Sammlung Grässlin, Sommerauerstrasse 5, St. Georgen, DE
Herbert Brandl: Räume für Kunst (16 September 2018 to the end of 2019), Sammlung Grässlin, Klosterbergstrasse 29, St. Georgen, DE
Imi Knoebel: Räume für Kunst (16 September 2018 to the end of 2019), Sammlung Grässlin, Gerwigstrasse 1, St. Georgen, DE
Esther Stocker: Permanent installation on the facade of Otterndorf Museum of Non‑Representational Art (Museum gegenstandsfreier Kunst), Marktstrasse 10, Otterndorf, DE
Rui Chafes: "Despedida", commission for Portuguese energy company EDP atop a rock face in Foz Tua, PT
Jan van der Ploeg: wall painting installation for the Gesellschaft für Kunst und Gestaltung, Hochstadenring 22, Bonn, DE
Gerwald Rockenschaub: Permanent ceiling installation in Schloss Hofen, Hofer Str. 26, Lochau, AT
Brigitte Kowanz: "Lost in Thought", permanent installation in the Church of St John (Johanneskirche), Domberg 36, Freising, DE
Brigitte Kowanz: "M/Light 2017", permanent installation in the foyer of the Palais Herberstein, Universalmuseum Joanneum, Sackstrasse 16, Graz, AT
Philippe Decrauzat, Two artworks acquired by the Musée d'art moderne de la ville de Paris, 11, avenue du Président Wilson, Paris, FR
Katarina Löfström, Permanent Installation "Fugue" at Örebro Konserthus, SE