2017 ::: MMK Frankfurt am Main

Review 2017

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Ed Atkins. Corpsing

3 February 2017 —
14 May 2017

How do technologization, automatization and digitalization impact our individual life realities? This is the momentous question Ed Atkins (b. in Oxford, GB in 1982) pursues in his extensive presentation at the MMK 1 of the MMK Museum für Moderne Kunst Frankfurt am Main.

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Claudia Andujar. Tomorrow must not be like yesterday

18 February 2017 —
25 June 2017

The exhibition "Claudia Andujar. Tomorrow must not be like yesterday" is the first in Europe to provide extensive insights into the photographic œuvre of Claudia Andujar (b. in Neuchâtel, Switzerland in 1931). The artist and activist has lived in São Paulo since 1955.

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Primary Structures. Masterworks of Minimal Art

22 February 2017 —
13 August 2017

Among the holdings of the MMK Museum für Moderne Kunst Frankfurt am Main is an important collection of outstanding works of minimal art of the 1960s and '70s. In a major survey featuring nearly fifty artists, the MMK is now presenting the masterworks of this collection comprehensively for the first time.

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Carolee Schneemann. Kinetic Painting

31 May 2017 —
24 September 2017

Carolee Schneemann (* 1939), who was awarded the Golden Lion 2017 of the Biennale di Venezia, went down in art history as a pioneer of performance art. Addressing gender roles, sexuality and the use of the body in art, her works had a trailblazing influence on subsequent generations of artists. In this survey, the MMK will present her well-known works and performances side by side with examples rarely or never shown to date, thus drawing attention to new facets of her artistic contribution.

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Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize 2017

29 June 2017 —
17 September 2017

The exhibition of works by the finalists of Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize is taking place at the MMK Museum für Moderne Kunst Frankfurt am Main for the second time.