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Guided Tour

HEK (Haus der elektronischen Künste)

Public guided tour

03 July 2022 | 3.00 PM - 4.00 PM

Discursive guided tour in German through the exhibition Emmanuel Van der Auwera: Seeing is Revealing.
Every Sunday at 15:00 we offer an intorductive discursive guided tour of our current exhibition in German.

Participation in the guided tour is included in the exhibition admission fee and does not require advance booking. Information on admission fees can be found here, tickets can be purchased on site.

On 15.05., 05.06., 03.07. and 07.08.2022 is Happy Sunday, the entrance to the exhibition is then free of charge.


Emmanuel Van der Auwera: VideoSculpture XIV (Shudder) (2017), installation view, Kanal Foundation © Emmanuel Van der Auwera
Museum

HEK (Haus der elektronischen Künste)

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

Christmas/New Year 2022/2023

24 December 2022: 12.00 PM - 6.00 PM

25 December 2022: Closed

26 December 2022: Closed

27 December 2022: Closed

28 December 2022: 12.00 PM - 6.00 PM

29 December 2022: 12.00 PM - 6.00 PM

30 December 2022: 12.00 PM - 6.00 PM

31 December 2022: 12.00 PM - 6.00 PM

01 January 2023: Closed


Institution

HEK (House of electronic Arts) 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.

Admission

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

Access

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.

Accessibility

accessible
Exhibition
Exhibition

HEK (Haus der elektronischen Künste)

Schweizer Medienkunst: Marc Lee, Cloé Delarue, Laurent Güdel – Pax Art Awards

Permanent exhibition

The Digital Art Awards, held by Art Foundation Pax in collaboration with the HEK, honour and promote media-specific practices of Swiss artists whose works use media technologies or reflect their effects. The winners of the 2021 Pax Art Awards, Marc Lee, Cloé Delarue, Laurent ...
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Exhibition

HEK (Haus der elektronischen Künste)

Remix Nature

03 September 2022 - 13 November 2022

"Earthbound – In Dialogue with Nature" shows works by contemporary artists who deal with pressing environmental issues.

This international group exhibition features works by contemporary artists who address pressing environmental issues, particularly highlighting the ...
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Event
Guided Tour

HEK (Haus der elektronischen Künste)

Guided tour on Sundays

21 August 2022 | 3.00 PM - 4.00 PM

Every Sunday we offer a free guided tour through the current exhibition.

The guided tours are in German, however, please contact us if you are English speaking and we might be able to organise a tour in both languages.

The tour starts at 3pm, registration is ...
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Workshop Children

HEK (Haus der elektronischen Künste)

BitFabrik - Programming club

27 August 2022 | 9.30 AM - 5.00 PM

Under expert guidance, children and young people between the ages of 9 and 14 explore the world of digital creation. Every event tackles and explores a new subject. The participants look behind the scenes of the computer, learn to understand and influence code, discover the ...
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Guided Tour

HEK (Haus der elektronischen Künste)

Guided tour on Sundays

28 August 2022 | 3.00 PM - 4.00 PM

Every Sunday we offer a free guided tour through the current exhibition.

The guided tours are in German, however, please contact us if you are English speaking and we might be able to organise a tour in both languages.

The tour starts at 3pm, registration is ...
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Guided Tour

HEK (Haus der elektronischen Künste)

Guided tour on Sundays

04 September 2022 | 3.00 PM - 4.00 PM

Every Sunday we offer a free guided tour through the current exhibition.

The guided tours are in German, however, please contact us if you are English speaking and we might be able to organise a tour in both languages.

The tour starts at 3pm, registration is ...
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Guided Tour

HEK (Haus der elektronischen Künste)

Guided tour on Sundays

11 September 2022 | 3.00 PM - 4.00 PM

Every Sunday we offer a free guided tour through the current exhibition.

The guided tours are in German, however, please contact us if you are English speaking and we might be able to organise a tour in both languages.

The tour starts at 3pm, registration is ...
Read more
Workshop Children

HEK (Haus der elektronischen Künste)

BitFabrik - Programming club

17 September 2022 | 9.30 AM - 5.00 PM

Under expert guidance, children and young people between the ages of 9 and 14 explore the world of digital creation. Every event tackles and explores a new subject. The participants look behind the scenes of the computer, learn to understand and influence code, discover the ...
Read more
Guided Tour

HEK (Haus der elektronischen Künste)

Guided tour on Sundays

18 September 2022 | 3.00 PM - 4.00 PM

Every Sunday we offer a free guided tour through the current exhibition.

The guided tours are in German, however, please contact us if you are English speaking and we might be able to organise a tour in both languages.

The tour starts at 3pm, registration is ...
Read more
Guided Tour

HEK (Haus der elektronischen Künste)

Guided tour on Sundays

25 September 2022 | 3.00 PM - 4.00 PM

Every Sunday we offer a free guided tour through the current exhibition.

The guided tours are in German, however, please contact us if you are English speaking and we might be able to organise a tour in both languages.

The tour starts at 3pm, registration is ...
Read more