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Painting 2.0

mumok, Vienna


Expression in the Information Age

‘Painting 2.0: Expression in the Information Age’ places our sustained interest in contemporary painting and the continuous expansion of digital technologies within a surprising historical context. This exhibition goes back to the dawn of the information age in the 1960s and shows how painting already then developed in productive friction with mass culture and its media. From the arrival of television to the so-called internet revolution, painting has consistently succeeded in integrating the mechanisms that seemed to herald its own death. Read more.

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