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Digital Special

HeK (Haus der elektronischen Künste Basel)

Instagram Artist Talk Tega Brain

19 May 2021 | 6.00 PM - 6.30 PM

Die Künstlerin und Umweltingineurin Tega Brain spricht mit dem Co-Kuratoren Boris Magrini über den Super-Computer «Asunder», der in unserer aktuellen Ausstellung «Shaping the Invisible World – Digitale Kartografie als Werkzeug des Wissens» zu sehen ist.

Tega Brain, Julian Oliver and Bengt Sjölén: Asunder (2019), Asunder was commissioned by the MAK for the VIENNA BIENNALE 2019, Photographs courtesy of the artists

HeK (Haus der elektronischen Künste Basel)

OpenClosed | 12.00 PM - 6.00 PM

Freilager-Platz 9,  4142  Münchenstein / Basel

Opening Hours

Mo Closed  |  Tu Closed  |  We 12.00 PM - 6.00 PM  |  Th 12.00 PM - 6.00 PM  |  Fr 12.00 PM - 6.00 PM  |  Sa 12.00 PM - 6.00 PM  |  Su 12.00 PM - 6.00 PM

Swiss National Holiday 2021

01 August 2021: 12.00 PM - 6.00 PM

Christmas/New Year 2021/2022

24 December 2021: Closed

25 December 2021: 12.00 PM - 6.00 PM

26 December 2021: 12.00 PM - 6.00 PM

31 December 2021: 12.00 PM - 6.00 PM

01 January 2022: 12.00 PM - 6.00 PM


HeK (House of electronic Arts Basel) is the national competence centre that deals with art forms that address and reflect upon new media and technologies. With its focus on interdisciplinary practices, it enables insights for a broad public into art productions of various genres between art, media, and technology. With its exciting programme that features exhibitions, small festival formats, performances and concerts, HeK engages with current social issues and technological aesthetic developments. Alongside its function as an event- and exhibition venue, HeK is involved in the methods of collecting and preserving digital arts.


CHF 9.00 / reduced 6.00
Concerts / events CHF 10.00-20.00

Free admission Wed - Fri, 12.00 PM - 1.00 PM (the first opening hour) and every first Sunday in the month

colourkey Free admission

Museums-PASS-Musées Free admission

Swiss Museum Pass Free admission


Tram 11 (Direction: Aesch) from Basel Central station (Bahnhof SBB) to the stop Freilager

Freeway A2 to exit ramp St. Jakob. Follow signs for Dreispitz, enter by gate 13. Park in Parking Ruchfeld.

By car from the City head for Münchenstein/Dreispitz-Freilager, enter by gate 13. Park in Parking Ruchfeld.

HeK (Haus der elektronischen Künste Basel)

mittwoch-matinee: Videospiele

30 June 2021 | 10.00 AM - 12.00 PM

Was haben Videospiele mit Kunst zu tun? Und wie beeinflussen ihre gängigen Narrative und Stereotypen die Gesellschaft?

Die internationale Gruppenausstellung «Radical Gaming» präsentiert Künstlerinnen und Künstler, die sich mit einer globalen Videospiel-Industrie, ...
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