Hamburger Bahnhof Presents Cory Arcangel’s First Solo Exhibition in Berlin


BERLIN.- On the occasion of the gift of a video installation by American artist Cory Arcangel to the collection of the Nationalgalerie, Hamburger Bahnhof presents the artist’s first solo exhibition in Berlin. Cory Arcangel, born 1978 and based in New York City, deals with the myths and practices of Internet culture, pop music and experimental music. He uses and modifies existing computer programs and develops his own programs for processing visual and sound material. He is interested in the latest trends in the entertainment industry and the everyday use of the Internet, and also in pondering how technologies and codes rapidly become obsolete. His works constantly metamorphose in new constellations and contexts: depending on the venue and the situation, he combines older and newer video works with sculptural pieces, and the material for a music performance can also turn up in altered form in a video installation or an Inte