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World AIDS day

Many people with HIV can live today – almost like everyone else. Accordingly, they have the same everyday problems at work, in their free time, with sexuality and with family planning. Because HIV can be treated and, if detected in time, drugs help to avoid known impairments. However, two problems still remain: Discrimination against people often makes life difficult for HIV-positive people. And – not all people affected by AIDS

FATA MORGANA: Monika von Eschenbach & Jana Dettmer

The exhibition FATA MORGANA at art scene salon Dettmer art projects, Cologne/Germany, presents works by the artists Monika von Eschenbach and Jana Dettmeras an dialogue of photography and painting. Both are professional artists and successful as well as architect (Eschenbach) respective as lawyer (Dettmer). Fata Morgana generally means a phenomenon of reflection, which is suitable to deceive our senses with illusions. It touches the delicate line between reality and imagination.

World AIDS day – is every day

AIDS, Corona and other pandemics can only be defeated together – or never. More than 12 million people worldwide are still and again and again without possible medical HIV treatment. This hits people hard, particularly  in poor countries, the so-called Third World. Corona exacerbates the inadequate supply. It is a sad realization that due to the corona pandemic, the number of almost 700,000 deaths from last year will increase by

Statement for respect and human dignity

Heinz Zolper is a German artist who has been campaigning for women and gender rights for decades, fundamentally for human rights through the means of art. The  European Artforum Culture Foundation accompanies and supports the artist in his project in cooperation with Winter Foundation Hamburg and other foundations or groups. Respect and human dignity are inalienable values ​​that the society – and therefore every single person – must defend. That’s the

George DuBose – Music Photography in Tokyo

Exhibition at Ricoh Imaging Square Ginza, right in the heart of Tokyo. Works by George Dubose are presented in the gallery (8th floor). George DuBose, the legendary photo artist and music influencer, shows again in Japan essential icons of his work series. Right in the center of the metropolis, in the main business and entertainment district of Ginza, special highlights and works not yet shown will be presented to an

Zolper: Magic of Painting

The monograph “Heinz Zolper, magic of painting / or/ how it is to be yourself”, with paintings from 1979 – 2019, has been published by ArtForum Editions. The book is available as a soft and hardcover edition. The first edition is numbered and signed. The first 50 copies are accompanied by a unique graphic by the artist, available at art bookstores or online at Winter Stiftung Hamburg.  The publication was

Principle of the Evil

In the unprecedented publication “The Principle of Evil”, the author Orestis Safiriou and the painter Heinz Zolper explore the question about the roots of the evil and what meaning we can attach to it. This book is based on a common idea of both dating back to discussions started in the 1980s. The publication was made possible by the updated reedition of texts by the author, which have been preserved

About Music Photography

RAMONES CONVENTION – WARDOGS, ANDEAD, RINGO Music has shaped the world indelibly. The seventh edition of the Ramones Convention once again celebrates the band that invented a genre. Ramones is considered the largest band of the New York punk rock movement and one of the most influential groups in the genre ever. As part of this event, all the covers that George Dubose photographed and designed for the cult band

Heinz-Günter Mebusch

Kassel: Heinz-Günter MEBUSCH exhibition at DOCUMENTA Archive

Kassel: DOCUMENTA Archive shows artist portraits by Heinz-Günter MEBUSCH  Once again, the documenta archive shows a treasure from its collection: The collection of photographs by Heinz-Günter Mebusch contains more than 200 artist portraits. In the exhibition 39 portraits of artists with a direct relation to the World Art Exhibition are shown. Mebusch dedicated his most extensive series of works to portraying outstanding artists of his time. It was created in

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Editors Choice

Editors Choice Heinz Zolper, Leon Fontana, A.P. Astra, a.o. Artforum Artspace Athens, TAS Hamburg March 2017