ZERO - the international art movement of the 1950s and 1960s


ZERO - the international art movement of the 1950s and 1960s

Event Highlight
Heinz Mack Siehst Du den Wind? Gruß an Tinguely 1962 Ventilator, Reflektor, Aluminiumbänder Größe: 200 x 40 x 40 cm – © ZERO foundation Düsseldorf Copyright Foto: ZERO foundation, Düsseldorf; Copyright Werk: VG-Bildkunst, Bonn
Friends - Düsseldorf, im Haus von Alfred Schmela, um 1962; v. l.n r: Henk Peeters, Günther Uecker, Heinz Mack, Ad Peetersen, Monika und Alfred Schmela im Hintergrund ein Gemälde von Robert Indiana – © Jon Naar / Zero foundation
Atelier Gladbacherstrasse, Düsseldorf Otto Piene im Atelier 1960 – © ZERO foundation; Otto Piene / VG Bild-Kunst; Foto: Sigfried Kühl

ZERO foundation presents the most comprising ZERO exhibition since it's foundation in the early 1950s and 1960s in Martin-Gropius-Bau in Berlin. ZERO was the biggest and most international art movement after the Second World War. About 175 works show the spectrum of media wich the ZERO movement were working with.

Based on a perennial research project of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York, the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam and the ZERO foundation in Düsseldorf, the exhebition will be shown from october 2014 on in New York, in Berlin and in Amsterdam.

An additionally programm called DYNAMO, shown on different places in Berlin, completes the exhibition. The ideas of the ZERO movement founders were a new definition and change of the post-war period and an optimistic and idealistic view on the unknown future.

Single tickets € 11 / reduced rate € 8
Groups (5 persons or more) p. p. € 8
Admission free for those aged 16 or under

To Event Calendar Martin-Gropius-Bau from 03/21/2015 to 06/08/2015


Niederkirchnerstr. 7
10963 Berlin Kreuzberg
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Wed-Mon 10a.m.-7p.m.