16 Nov 2018 – 21 April 2019 Jorinde Voigt @ Entangle / Physics and the Artistic Imagination – Bildmuseet, Umeå, SW

WV 2017-136 The Blue Shift (I), Jorinde Voigt, Berlin 2017
The Blue Shift (I), Jorinde Voigt, Berlin 2017

Bildmuseet, Umeå Arts Campus
Östra strandgatan 30B
903 33 Umeå, Sweden

curated by Ariane Koek.

Black holes, dark matter, gravity, space, time and motion – these are phenomena that fascinate scientists and artists alike. Entangle / Physics and the Artistic Imaginationpresents painting, installation, fashion design, sculpture, film, digital artwork and photography inspired by the science which reveals the fundamental forces that shape our world.

As curator of the exhibition, Bildmuseet has invited Ariane Koek, founder of the Arts at CERNprogramme at the European Organization for Nuclear Research. A number of the internationally recognised artists in Entangle have participated in the CERN programme. Some of the works have been created especially for the Bildmuseet exhibition.

The participating artists include Julius von Bismarck (Germany), Julian Charrière (Switzerland), Sou Fujimoto (Japan), Iris van Herpen (Netherlands), Ryoji Ikeda (Japan, France), William Kentridge (South Africa), Rafael Lozano-Hemmer (Canada), Goshka Macuga (Poland, UK), Davide Quayola (Italy, UK), Solveig Settemsdal (Norway, UK), Sarah Sze (US),  Keith Tyson (UK), Jorinde Voigt (Germany) and Carey Young (US, UK).