Sunday, October 26, 2014

Typewriter art in Berlin

Kulturpropaganda presents: Secrets & Type


Group exhibit with works that have been created using mechanical typewriters or that depict such.

Typewriters - relicts of the good old offline times, nowadays mainly stirring nostalgic feelings. But they, too, were a communications tool designated to increase efficiency. They were used for documentary and creative purposes in literature, science, journalism, served states and technocrats, spies and revolutionaries alike made them clatter.

The exhibition presents samples of contemporary usage of typewriters by artists fognin,Friederike HammannFranziska Jentsch, Lars Maurmaier, mehrmagdaJochen Möller, Kerstin Quitsch, Claudia Simon, TEENA and others. 







"Hello World":



Edward Snowden:


3 comments:

Bill M said...

Nice Typeospherian Künstlerische Arbeit

kulturpropaganda said...

Thank you!
Read more at www.kultur-propaganda.de or visit at Reuterstr. 62, 12047 Berlin, Germany. CareCefé and Type-In coming up in November.

Scott Kernaghan said...

That's in interesting depiction of Snowden. Great exhibition. Best of luck!