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Guided Tour

HEK (Haus der elektronischen Künste)

Guided tour on Sundays

27 February 2022 | 3.00 PM - 4.00 PM

Jeden Sonntag

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 not necessary.

Fees: included in admission


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

Ascension Day 2022

26 May 2022: 12.00 PM - 6.00 PM


Whitsun 2022

05 June 2022: 12.00 PM - 6.00 PM

06 June 2022: Closed


Art Basel 2022

13 June 2022: 10.00 AM - 8.00 PM

14 June 2022: 10.00 AM - 8.00 PM

15 June 2022: 10.00 AM - 8.00 PM

16 June 2022: 10.00 AM - 8.00 PM

17 June 2022: 10.00 AM - 8.00 PM

18 June 2022: 10.00 AM - 8.00 PM

19 June 2022: 10.00 AM - 8.00 PM


Swiss National Holiday 2022

01 August 2022: Closed


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)

Emmanuel Van der Auwera: Seeing is Revealing

13 May 2022 - 07 August 2022

The Belgian artist Emmanuel Van der Auwera is more than just an attentive observer of our times. In his first solo-exhibition in Switzerland, he presents a world of striking imagery that puts our very perception to the test.
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Special

HEK (Haus der elektronischen Künste)

mittwoch-matinee: Emmanuel Van der Auwera

08 June 2022 | 10.00 AM - 12.00 PM

Mit seiner ersten Einzelausstellung in der Schweiz präsentieren wir den belgischen Künstler Emmanuel Van der Auwera, der in seinen Videoinstallationen und -skulpturen erforscht, wie technologische Entwicklungen unsere Art, die Welt zu sehen und zu verstehen, verändern.
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Event
Workshop Children

HEK (Haus der elektronischen Künste)

BitFabrik - Programming club

Today 21 May 2022 | 9.30 AM - 5.00 PM

Shaping the digital world! Join HEK’s avid tinkerers’ club!

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 ...
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Guided Tour

HEK (Haus der elektronischen Künste)

Guided tour on Sundays

Tomorrow 22 May 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

29 May 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

05 June 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

12 June 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

19 June 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

25 June 2022 | 9.30 AM - 5.00 PM

Shaping the digital world! Join HEK’s avid tinkerers’ club!

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 ...
Read more
Guided Tour

HEK (Haus der elektronischen Künste)

Guided tour on Sundays

26 June 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