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Kunsthal Charlottenborg provides 2017 with topical and socially relevant exhibitions examining society and contemporary art

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Kunsthal Charlottenborg’s spring and summer programme includes both artistic talents from home and abroad, established Danish artist, as well as international exhibitions portraying contemporary topical challenges.
Welcome Too Late
March 17 – May 28 / Opening: March 16
When everything from climate to technology is changing at accelerating pace, both artists and documentarists experience arriving too late at the moment they are trying  to capture. The international group exhibition Welcome Too Late is based on the tendency that instead of running after time, attempting to zoom in on the present moment, the movement is now towards zooming out on other and bigger temporalities. Among others, the exhibition presents sculptures, installation and movies by international artists as Iain Ball (1985, UK), Marguerite Humeau (1986, FR), and Katja Novitskova (1984, EE). Welcome Too Late is presented in collaboration with CPH:DOX and is curated by Toke Lykkeberg.
MFA Degree Show
April 22 – May 28 / Opening: April 21
24 graduates from the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts Schools of Visual Arts present new works at the MFA Degree Show 2017 which provides a sublime look at the future of contemporary art. The exhibition is curated by Christian Skovbjerg Jensen.
John Kørner
June 18 – August 13 / Opening: June 17
The exhibition is the largest solo presentation of major Danish artist John Kørner’s most significant works along with several new paintings and site-specific total installations. The exhibition focuses on Kørner’s perspective on contemporary art as a field where beauty as well as social commitment can be expressed. The exhibition is curated by Marie Nipper.
Whistleblowers & Vigilantes – Figures of Digital Resistance
June 18 – August 13 / Opening: June 17
Who owns the right to define whether whistleblowers are the heroes or enemies of society? Whistleblowers & Vigilantes is a controversial exhibition that presents perspectives on the intensive debate on whistleblowers through works of art, TV clips, surveillance, documentary and historical documents. The exhibition features Anonymous, Julian Assange, DIS, Omer Fast, Chelsea Manning, Metahaven and Edvard Snowden. The exhibition, which is organized in collaboration with HMKV in Dortmund, is curated by Inke Arns and Jens Kabish.
About Kunsthal Charlottenborg
Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Nyhavn 2, 1051 Copenhagen K
Tue – Sun: 11am – 5pm, Wed: 11am – 8pm
Admission: 60 DKK
www.kunsthalcharlottenborg.dk

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