Bani Abidi
They Died Laughing

6 June to 22 September 2019

Bani Abidi is known for her distinctive approach to filmmaking, which derives from the dark absurdities of everyday life. The exhibition They Died Laughing is an extensive presentation of Abidi’s works, bringing together moving image and print-based works that span two decades.
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Bani Abidi, “Karachi Series I”, 2009

Garden of Earthly Delights

26 July to 1 December 2019

The exhibition Garden of Earthly Delights sees over 20 international artists using the space of the garden as a metaphor for the state of the world, in an exploration of the complexities of our chaotic and increasingly precarious present.
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Pipilotti Rist, “Homo sapiens sapiens”, 2005

Wu Tsang
There is no nonviolent way to look at somebody

4 September 2019 to 12 January 2020

Wu Tsang’s solo exhibition There is no nonviolent way to look at somebody presents films in dialogue with her sculptural practice, working with the interaction of glass, light and text, and including a new stained glass commission conceived for the Gropius Bau.
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Wu Tsang, “One emerging from a point of view”, 2019

Walking Through Walls

12 September 2019 to 19 January 2020

Walking Through Walls marks the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, one of the most symbolic events of the 20th century, interrogating the experience of vulnerability and anxiety caused by power structures that thrive on confinement and segregation.
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Jose Dávila, "Untitled (Allure)", 2014